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Kampoeng Batik Laweyan

Address: Jl Sidoluhur, Desa Laweyan, Solo, Indonesia
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Ranked #4 of 13 Attractions in Solo
Type: Historic Sites, Sights & Landmarks
Recommended length of visit: More than 3 hours
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Type: Historic Sites, Sights & Landmarks
Recommended length of visit: More than 3 hours

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Surabaya, Indonesia
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25 reviews 25 reviews
16 attraction reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 8, 2015

I love to see the shop and also the environment around the shop. They still maintained the traditional architecture of the house. You may park your car on one side, then just take a walk to each shop. I like to shop at this plae since they gave the fix price and I thought the price was very affordable. When... More 

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Jakarta
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5 attraction reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 7, 2015

better to use 'becak' rather then by own car, they will deliver you to all the batik outlets in the area

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Jakarta, Indonesia
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10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 5, 2015

Yes, most people in the area (driver, security guard, bystander) directed us to one particular shop because of sales commission.

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49 reviews 49 reviews
26 attraction reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 3, 2015

Batik shops in an area. Almost every house sells batik. You can get good handmade batik with very good price. Bit i dont think we can bargain 😊

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 29, 2014

Here we can buy batik with more quite, not crowded and price fair enough. Only the road is very narrow for cars, 2 cars paralel is very closed. But it is recommended place for shopping batik. :-)

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7 reviews 7 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
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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47 reviews 47 reviews
33 attraction reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
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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43 attraction reviews
65 helpful votes 65 helpful votes
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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21 attraction reviews
24 helpful votes 24 helpful votes
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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