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Friendly and good service

We wandered into this place on arrival in Sigiriya and got chatting to Rosi who makes the batik... read more

Reviewed March 10, 2018
SnookyJ
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Bournemouth, United Kingdom
Batik art shop (not really a gallery)!

Our tuk-tuk driver brought us here, although we really weren't interested to buy. Batik art nice... read more

Reviewed March 19, 2017
Raintree_Thailand
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Bangkok, Thailand
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Mar 10, 2018
“Friendly and good service”
4 weeks ago
“Batuk”
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Hotel Road, Sigiriya 21120, Sri Lanka
+94 77 126 1166
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

A small shop with good collection of batuk art. I did not find it worth spending money, be careful on price part.

Thank Umang A
Reviewed March 10, 2018

We wandered into this place on arrival in Sigiriya and got chatting to Rosi who makes the batik. She explained the process to us and invited us to look around without obligation to buy. We asked her about the taxi service and she provided us...More

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Reviewed March 19, 2017

Our tuk-tuk driver brought us here, although we really weren't interested to buy. Batik art nice, but not exceptional. We didn't buy!

Thank Raintree_Thailand
Reviewed November 8, 2016

the art gallery is a display of the works of the local people and the painting are for sale.it help in supporting the local people

Thank Gugan_Ilango
Reviewed May 30, 2016

Firstly It's a shop and not a gallery. And is very expensive. I didn't find the collection to be any good either. Highly recommend to be skippedMore

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jayasanka g, Owner at sigiri art gallery, responded to this reviewResponded October 4, 2016

Hi i am jay from japan . The owner of the shop . Yeah its not a art gallery. The name of the shop is " sigiri art gallery " . The shop might have bit less collection since you hv been to our shop...More

Reviewed September 16, 2015

My first visit to The Rock led me to Jayasanka's family business where his mother and father take care of the Batik clothing line and their son Jayasanka paints and sculpts to enhance the shop's income He often does celebrity paintings or will custom paint...More

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Reviewed September 1, 2015

Very interesting place and some of art are beautiful also Good thing to have as memories to remember Sri lanka

Thank Chammika L
Reviewed July 16, 2015 via mobile

Many things in a small shop : home made batiks, traditional masks, wood stuffs… A great place to buy some Sri Lankan souvenirs in Sigiriya ! Jayasanka, the owner's son is a painter and also offers taxi services. Jay drove us for a week and...More

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