We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
Review Highlights
Great experience!

This is one of the stops in my Ilocos tour. It was a great experience especially during the short... read more

Reviewed 16 April 2018
Cynthia L

On our horse-drawn carriage tour, we stopped at the Rudy Jar Factory. The chap has been doing... read more

Reviewed 24 February 2018
Terry M
Hamilton, Canada
Read all 46 reviews
All photos (44)
Full view
Traveller Overview
  • Excellent41%
  • Very good30%
  • Average21%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible4%
Travellers talk about
“clay pot”(4 reviews)
“dying art”(2 reviews)
“for sale”(3 reviews)
Liberation Blvd, Vigan, Luzon, Philippines
Improve This Listing
Top Selling Tours & Activities in and around Vigan
from USD 138.00
More Info
from USD 20.00
More Info
from USD 36.00
More Info
Reviews (46)
Filter reviews
42 results
Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year
More languages
Show reviews that mention
All reviews clay pot dying art for sale jars pottery fidel wheel pots mud artists lesson masterpiece mold maker bake donation hahaha
Updating list...
1 - 10 of 42 reviews
Reviewed 17 September 2018 via mobile

What a nice place to visit. You can try making your jars in this place. You can also buy pasalubong for your loved ones at a very affordable price.

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank acidp2016
Reviewed 30 April 2018

When you enter the property you'll see so many pots for sale. There's no sign where the pot making is done so we just went inside and followed our senses because it was getting hotter. One of the pioneer pot makers approached us and asked...More

Date of experience: April 2018
Thank SFJTSalazar
Reviewed 16 April 2018

This is one of the stops in my Ilocos tour. It was a great experience especially during the short lecture on pottery.

Date of experience: June 2017
Thank Cynthia L
Reviewed 6 April 2018

I bought a souvenir pot here with a word VIGAN, and its cheap. I dont know if its ok to try the pot making but we chose to watch how to do it.. best place to buy pasalubong.. Chichacorn is also cheap here

Date of experience: April 2018
Thank AizaJ
Reviewed 17 March 2018

1) There was man who showed you how to make burnay 2) But that's it...or maybe we were just not interested enough

Date of experience: March 2018
Thank 1314SandraC
Reviewed 24 February 2018

On our horse-drawn carriage tour, we stopped at the Rudy Jar Factory. The chap has been doing pottery work for over 20 years. It looks effortless until an amateur gives it a try. It is nice to see such craft work not dying out.

Date of experience: February 2018
Thank Terry M
Reviewed 3 February 2018

It's a place you should never missed to visit in Vigan. It's very nice to try how to make the pots and be very messy with the mud! :D

Date of experience: December 2017
Thank Haki G
Reviewed 29 January 2018

A must visit, especially if you want to experience something very different and educational. My kids tried the pottery making experience and they loved it. They never thought that it was hard to "form" a pottery. It served a very good experience and lesson to...More

Date of experience: December 2017
Thank Herman D
Reviewed 22 January 2018 via mobile

I always wanted to try pottery; there's just something so enticing about it. And I'm really glad I did. It was the highlight of my trip to Vigan (*Ü*) The people at Pagburnayan were very nice too. They did a short demo before letting me...More

Review collected in partnership with ASUS 6 Stub App Smartphone
Date of experience: January 2018
Thank Ehm I
Reviewed 11 October 2017

Try pottery for free (well actually donations are appreciated but it is not compulsory, my friend took care of our donation - hence I got to try for free hehe). I really enjoyed trying pottery but now i know it is not for me hehe......More

Date of experience: August 2017
Thank Rotsie G
View more reviews
Nearby HotelsSee all 927 nearby hotels
Paradores de Vigan
43 reviews
.53 km away
Ciudad Fernandina Hotel
108 reviews
.57 km away
ERGO Vigan Hotel
21 reviews
.67 km away
Vigan Plaza Hotel
122 reviews
.70 km away
Nearby RestaurantsSee all 13,685 nearby restaurants
Irene's Empanada
58 reviews
.62 km away
Plaza Area
37 reviews
.69 km away
Coffee Break Vigan
87 reviews
.63 km away
Bistro 23
13 reviews
.57 km away
Nearby AttractionsSee all 2,432 nearby attractions
Calle Crisologo
1,002 reviews
.64 km away
Bantay Bell Tower
377 reviews
1.50 km away
St Paul Metropolitan Cathedral
133 reviews
.73 km away
Syquia Mansion
157 reviews
1.09 km away
Questions & Answers
Get quick answers from Pagburnayan staff and past visitors.
Note: your question will be posted publicly on the Questions & Answers page.
Posting guidelines