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.
Save
Share
Review Highlights
Loved the cultural performance and interesting souvenirs at this heritage complex

We came especially to catch the cultural performance and made it for the afternoon session. its... read more

Reviewed April 9, 2018
moonlotus18
,
Hamilton, New Zealand
Lantern City

When we were in Hoi An, we stopped at a shop where they were demonstrating how the hand-made... read more

Reviewed January 11, 2018
ITRT
,
Virginia
Read all 199 reviews
96
All photos (96)
Full view
Certificate of Excellence
Traveler Overview
  • Excellent42%
  • Very good38%
  • Average17%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
Travelers talk about
“silk worms”(6 reviews)
“hand made”(4 reviews)
About
As featured in One Day in Hoi An
Contact
9 D Nguyen Thai Hoc, Hoi An, Vietnam
Website
Top Selling Tours & Activities in and around Hoi An
Reviews (199)
Filter reviews
124 results
Traveler rating
54
42
21
4
3
Traveler type
Time of year
LanguageEnglish
More languages
54
42
21
4
3
Show reviews that mention
All reviewssilk wormscultural performancehand madelucky drawlantern makingbought severalworth a visitgreat insightancient townhigh qualitylanternsitemsgiftsartistspurchasedisabilitiesstage
FilterEnglish
Updating list...
1 - 10 of 124 reviews
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Had an amazing morning being guided through every step of the process of making traditional Vietnamese lanterns by the very skilled and knowledgeable staff, even learning some of the history behind the craft. Thank you!!

Thank francesca t
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Very, very talented people displaying their works. We made several small purchases for family and friends. Hope to return next year.

Thank Cheryll H
Reviewed July 27, 2018 via mobile

We knew we were going to silk embroidery shop so when we walked in we quickly saw all of the work hanging on the wall. We looked at each other and thought "Why are they hanging photographs in a silk shop? You would think they...More

Thank Natalie B
Reviewed June 1, 2018

We enjoyed a special afternoon making an authentic lantern at this workshop and the girls there really made it easy for us. Their work is beautiful and we bought several other items as well.

Thank Virginia L
Reviewed May 14, 2018 via mobile

I had a wonderful experience making lanterns and it totally added to my overall experience in Hoi An. What a great experience and h ask you so much

Thank allison g
Reviewed April 13, 2018

good idea, made a lantern, harder than it looks to make it good though. Good staff and friendly advice

Thank JLM3080
Reviewed April 9, 2018

We came especially to catch the cultural performance and made it for the afternoon session. its free admission. The cultural dances and musical instruments were insightful and provided a brief history into the past of the local people. Highly recommended. There is a lucky draw...More

Thank moonlotus18
Reviewed March 20, 2018 via mobile

I just loved to participate in this workshop! Highly recommended! They are a small vietnamise family teaching in a very simple way how to make a beautiful lantern. The workshop takes about 2h30 and costs about U$ 17. It was very very good, and even...More

Thank Bruna P
Reviewed January 11, 2018

When we were in Hoi An, we stopped at a shop where they were demonstrating how the hand-made lanterns that adorn the streets and homes are made. It was located near the Old House. The Vietnamese believe the hanging lanterns bring lug, happiness and wealth....More

1  Thank ITRT
Reviewed January 2, 2018

So many stores selling handicrafts and tourist trinkets. I think this is one of the better ones. I bought lanterns here that were all reasonably priced and with a good selection and the staff were very helpful without being too pushy. They do put on...More

Thank Ramona106
View more reviews
Nearby
Nearby HotelsSee all 197 hotels in Hoi An
Pho Hoi I Hotel
44 reviews
.07 miles away
An Huy Hotel
199 reviews
.16 miles away
Huy Hoang River Hotel
255 reviews
.16 miles away
Hoi An Historic Hotel
1,880 reviews
.17 miles away
Nearby RestaurantsSee all 1,027 restaurants in Hoi An
Olivier Coffee
77 reviews
.10 miles away
Hola Taco!
1,067 reviews
.06 miles away
Miss Ly Cafe
4,034 reviews
.10 miles away
Banh Mi Phuong
2,747 reviews
.03 miles away
Nearby AttractionsSee all 1,065 attractions in Hoi An
Couleurs d'Asie Gallery
418 reviews
.09 miles away
Bebe Tailor
3,886 reviews
.06 miles away
Lac Viet
161 reviews
.09 miles away
Questions & Answers
Get quick answers from Hoi An Handicraft Workshop staff and past visitors.
Note: your question will be posted publicly on the Questions & Answers page.
Submit
Posting guidelines