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Nice designs and process but high prices

The welcome was hearty and the tour and explanation was good. But the sales talk and prices put us... read more

Reviewed June 25, 2018
kdgarlipp
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Pretoria, South Africa
Tourist experience

Baba batiks is set up specifically for tourists. The demo area is nicely done but the staff don’t... read more

Reviewed May 7, 2018
SunnyandBuster
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Seattle, Washington
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Jun 25, 2018
“Nice designs and process but high prices”
May 7, 2018
“Tourist experience”
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793/5 Trincomalee Street, Matale 21000, Sri Lanka
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Reviewed June 25, 2018

The welcome was hearty and the tour and explanation was good. But the sales talk and prices put us off.

Thank kdgarlipp
Reviewed May 7, 2018 via mobile

Baba batiks is set up specifically for tourists. The demo area is nicely done but the staff don’t feel very engaged. The women in the sales area were friendly and also eager to make a sale. There batiks here are pretty though they were made...More

Thank SunnyandBuster
Reviewed February 17, 2018 via mobile

Nice place to visit to learn about batik printing technique. You can also have your pictures clicked cloaked in batik attire. The goods in the store are over priced and meant only for tourists. They offer 20% discount if you pay in cash and 10%...More

Thank Sunil N
Reviewed August 2, 2017

Out tour driver took us here on our way to Kandy. The lady guide explained the Batik process in 5 minutes. And then showed us how they do it - some women were working on it. But the interesting part (to them) is the shop...More

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Reviewed January 31, 2016

We visited this place on our way from Kandy to Sigiriya. The guide was speaking really good french for us: the visit gave us a pretty good idea on how batiks are made even though we got impression workers were working only because the advencement...More

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