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Hoi An Handicraft Workshop

9 D Nguyen Thai Hoc, Hoi An, Vietnam
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A working silk shop

We knew we were going to silk embroidery shop so when we walked in we quickly saw all of the work... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Natalie B
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Lake Mary, Florida
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Making Lanterns is Fun!

We enjoyed a special afternoon making an authentic lantern at this workshop and the girls there... read more

Reviewed 1 June 2018
Virginia L
,
St. Augustine, Florida
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  • Poor2%
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9 D Nguyen Thai Hoc, Hoi An, Vietnam
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We knew we were going to silk embroidery shop so when we walked in we quickly saw all of the work hanging on the wall. We looked at each other and thought "Why are they hanging photographs in a silk shop? You would think they...More

Thank Natalie B
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Reviewed 1 June 2018

We enjoyed a special afternoon making an authentic lantern at this workshop and the girls there really made it easy for us. Their work is beautiful and we bought several other items as well.

Thank Virginia L
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Reviewed 14 May 2018 via mobile

I had a wonderful experience making lanterns and it totally added to my overall experience in Hoi An. What a great experience and h ask you so much

Thank allison g
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Reviewed 13 April 2018

good idea, made a lantern, harder than it looks to make it good though. Good staff and friendly advice

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Reviewed 9 April 2018

We came especially to catch the cultural performance and made it for the afternoon session. its free admission. The cultural dances and musical instruments were insightful and provided a brief history into the past of the local people. Highly recommended. There is a lucky draw...More

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Reviewed 20 March 2018 via mobile

I just loved to participate in this workshop! Highly recommended! They are a small vietnamise family teaching in a very simple way how to make a beautiful lantern. The workshop takes about 2h30 and costs about U$ 17. It was very very good, and even...More

Thank Bruna P
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Reviewed 11 January 2018

When we were in Hoi An, we stopped at a shop where they were demonstrating how the hand-made lanterns that adorn the streets and homes are made. It was located near the Old House. The Vietnamese believe the hanging lanterns bring lug, happiness and wealth....More

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Reviewed 2 January 2018

So many stores selling handicrafts and tourist trinkets. I think this is one of the better ones. I bought lanterns here that were all reasonably priced and with a good selection and the staff were very helpful without being too pushy. They do put on...More

Thank Ramona106
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Reviewed 20 November 2017

We watched a performance of traditional dance and music and enjoyed the lovely costumes and musical instruments. Afterwards the children made lanterns which make a good souvenir. The shop has some very nice gifts - pottery, silk, toiletries... A great spot for indoor activities if...More

Thank Caitlin S
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Reviewed 4 August 2017 via mobile

I went to short enjoyable traditional performance, was fun. Entry by using ancient town coupon or free. Also did some lantern making a good laugh and 2 beautiful lanterns to take home. Relaxing fun time

Thank Julia A
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