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Sukarara Village

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Hand woven material village

Very interesting to see how the cloth were woven as it is complicated. Bought a few material for wedding attire.

4 of 5 starsReviewed April 24, 2016
Kuala Lumpur
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 21, 2016 via mobile

In sukarara all the homes weave. You can have a small tour of the village. We went before tourist peak season. So it was worth it. There is one big shop run by their co-op so the money does go back hopefully to the villagers. We did buy a few pieces. Understand pls that these are woven as compared to... More 

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Kuala Lumpur
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 24, 2016

Very interesting to see how the cloth were woven as it is complicated. Bought a few material for wedding attire.

Thank missnora
Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 24, 2016

It was a good place to visit to understand about the local people and their way of life. It is not a built up place for tourists but the actual location of the village, and the people living there still. Very worth the visit.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 21, 2016

Short tour to Traditional Lombok Weaving Village called Sukarara. All women do weaving. The process could be 1 month to make full sarong. I bought it one. quite expensive, but worth after saw how they made it.

1 Thank Aruna B
Milwaukee, Wisconsin
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 12, 2016 via mobile

I sew so I was very interested in seeing what they made. The quality is incredible and if you bargain, prices are good when you consider the hours of labor. The shop is full of items but there were other places throughout the village we did not have time to see as part of a day tour. I tried weaving... More 

1 Thank Barbara A
Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 21, 2015 via mobile

Our tour would not be complete without learning about the local culture. Sukarara Village is where you get to learn about the weaving tradition of the Sasak tribe and understand the significance of cloth weaving in their daily lives. The host was friendly and communicated well with us. You can participate in the weaving demonstration and wear their traditional attires... More 

2 Thank saraidylla
Jakarta, Jakarta Raya, Indonesia
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 7, 2015

this traditional weaving village is home to ladies who uses traditional weaving tools to create beautiful patterned textiles. they teach you how to weave, and later on they put you on these traditional attire and let you take pictures.. and finally they ask you to buy something. unfortunately we were not planning to buy anything but since we were the... More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 8, 2015 via mobile

It was ok for me to walk around their village and try to do the weaving. Its beautiful, but unfortunately its too expensive for us. We had a budget to go to Lombok. So we did buy one of the small one, for 30 bucks instead of 250 bucks

1 Thank Maretha I
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 3, 2015

If you want to visit a truly traditional village, skip Sade and come here! While it is not pretty like touristy Sade, Sukarara is a a REAL village where people live, work, play and die. Since our guide knew that my spouse and I enjoy learning about the culture and lives of the people in the places we visit around... More 

3 Thank CJW913
Nilai, Malaysia
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 25, 2015 via mobile

This village are known as a place to producing sarung or songket clothes that the people use for some event or daily use nowadays. My kids have fun to learn and wearing lombok traditional clothes. The price are quite expensive because you can get more cheaper in other place around lombok island.

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