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Kampoeng Batik Laweyan

Laweyan, Solo, Indonesia
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Ranked #4 of 20 Attractions in Solo
Type: Historic Sites, Cultural
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Recommended length of visit: More than 3 hours
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 18, 2014

Nice place to buy good quality "batik tulis" almost every house sale batik or we can choose visit , some batik butik there

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Pekanbaru, Indonesia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 16, 2014

You may one of the witnesses of how a traditional community has been empowered to succed the Batik culture in the city of Solo. A traditional kampong has changing its appearance to be a place to see and learn how Batik culture is living in the community.

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Jakarta, Indonesia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 13, 2014

Laweyan is one of two home-industry Batik (Javanese traditional clothing) areas in Solo (the other one is Kauman). You will find is a road with a lot of batik shops. Get on your feet, and have a good batik and souvenir shopping spree.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 12, 2014

You don't need to bargain here. Prices listed. Many batik outlets along the road in this part of the city

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Makassar, Indonesia
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 11, 2014

if you dont like crowds and want to shop in peace, there alots of choices here, we went to batik soga in lawean, they have the cheapest of Rp.150.000.- till few million rupiah worth of cloth/outfit, depends on your choices, dont worry on cash as they take debit cards aswell

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 20, 2014

There are 2 village that famous at Solo because of Batik. laweyan and Kauman. I am prefer for Laweyan because they have a lot more ancient batik style than Kauman. laweyan also more traditional and you also can learn to Canting . Use your comfort shoes and just through all the road and small road. And just knock to the... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 16, 2014

We really enjoyed our trip to the batik village. There were some good shops with a good range of fabric at excellent prices. Everyone was most welcoming and we got to see some people making batik which was quite fascinating.

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Yogyakarta
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 29, 2014 via mobile

I'm not one for shopping and perhaps even less clothes shopping, shopping for clothes made from strangely patterned materials therefore rates pretty low on my list of things to do on a Sunday afternoon. In saying that though, I actually really quite enjoyed my visit to Lawayen Road. It was like stepping back in time, away from the mad hustle... More

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Jakarta
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 21, 2014

Here, you can find any kind of batik with different prices at different stores. There's more than a hundred batik boutique. You have to be good at bargaining the price, though. Because at some stores, bargaining is possible.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 17, 2014

It is a village full of batik makers and shops, so you just walk from end to end to have a shopping there. And the quality of the batik is really great. You won't disappointed. It is close to Purwosari Rail Station.

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