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651 Jalan Teluk Bahang, Penang Island 11000, Malaysia
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Reviewed August 24, 2019

Penang Batik Factory sells good quality batik products with prices commensurate with the quality. The Coffee Shop next door is well patronised by tourists and you are invited to the many kinds of coffee and chocolate for sale., a paradise for coffee drinkers. Next door...More

Date of experience: August 2019
Thank Max293916
Reviewed August 17, 2019 via mobile

You can experience how batik was made. A bit rushed tour, The price is expensive. Not for local. I think it because of the tour.. you can find much more cheaper batik in George town..

Date of experience: August 2019
Thank AminHashim
Reviewed August 5, 2019

This is my second visit in as many years but the attitude has not changed. I came with 2 of my friends from Hong Kong to see the crafting of batik cloth and do some purchases. The staff are not friendly even when we wished...More

Date of experience: August 2019
Thank tobychin
Reviewed July 30, 2019 via mobile

We were impressed the skill of the artists and their willingness for us to watch them at work. Our short tour (free) was informative and enjoyable. While this attraction encourages purchasing after the tour, the sales element is low key. The quality of the garments...More

Date of experience: July 2019
Thank otepuni
Reviewed July 16, 2019

This was one of the highlights of our excursion, which I think tells you all you need to know about it. We saw folks make the traditional batik prints - interesting to watch the artwork when one suspends the thought of the workers laboring with...More

Date of experience: April 2019
Thank MKB1701
Reviewed May 3, 2019

Visited as part of cruise tour. Very interesting to see all the stages of the process. The skill of the artists was amazing. Tour did feel a bit rushed and felt like they wanted you in the shop. We were surprised how expensive everything was...More

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank Andy A
Reviewed April 15, 2019

I must say this....if Malaysia Brand want to be known internationally, please do some decent quality product. Good that this place have a place where visitor can learn how batik is made. But the product sold, the price don't do justice to the quality of...More

Date of experience: April 2019
Thank Jdread2000ad
Reviewed March 13, 2019 via mobile

Prices are probably on the high end, but the guided visit to the factory is lovely. Lots of choices and friendly support in making one.

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank Nolinice
Reviewed December 22, 2018

This batik factory has a great selection in the shop. Will also allow you to see the process if you call them up ahead of time.

Date of experience: April 2018
Thank Thomas S
Reviewed December 17, 2018 via mobile

Reach there without any appointment, step in the front shop , there is a lot batik shirt, skirt, dress , bag and a lot product . The design and patterns very beautiful. Know about can DIY batik cloth , children felt very excited. One person...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Shirley H
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emmahO5264EC
January 8, 2019|
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Response from Shirley H | Reviewed this property |
Sorry for late reply . U can join one day tour or go by yourself also can . Just inform the person in charge there u want to do the diy . They will prepare for it and inform all details including price .
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Charlie T
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Did u try calling them? 04 8851284,048851302 Fax:6048851009
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