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Thanh Ha Pottery Village

3 km West of Hoi An, Hoi An, Vietnam
+84 510 3963 888
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“potters wheel” (3 reviews)
3 km West of Hoi An, Hoi An, Vietnam
+84 510 3963 888
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Reviewed 8 February 2017 via mobile

The village is located just a couple of minutes cycling from Hoi An's centre. Had high expectations of this village but it was really a let down. All the shops have exactly the same products (some of which are not made in the village at...More

Thank Rick H
Reviewed 3 February 2017

We biked out there during Tet and sadly it seemed closed, so we had a coffee at the shop next door. Then when we saw a tour group go through, we decided to walk the alleys and though mostly closed we could see a bit...More

Thank Stacia R
Reviewed 29 January 2017

People need to make a living, and do so any way they can. The little pottery "animal whistles" are unique. They concentrate on practical pottery for the home market - don't expect beautifully glazed vases or bowls. You can try making a pot for free...More

Thank wj p
Reviewed 31 December 2016

If you go by yourself no need to pay for a taxi to stay - the ticket booth can call a taxi when you are finished. The wandering around the village is so interesting. You can wander in and out of the lanes and see...More

Thank TTania
Reviewed 26 December 2016

I know "Nice" is a pretty lousy adjective, but that's what it is. It's not a "Must See" but you will probably like it, and you will be a tad amazed at the woman in her 80s who spins the most perfect pots whilst squatting...More

Thank BootskiB
Reviewed 20 December 2016

the Vietnamese people are very industrious and most family businesses have been running by family members for generations. The visit to this village was very interesting and we met a family where the mom and daughter ran the pottery business. It was amazing to see...More

Thank IndianJane
Reviewed 20 November 2016

We booked Pottery Making Experience Tour with Hoi An Locals Travel & Transport to visit and get new experience here. That's a peaceful village. The people here were friendly and helpful. Our day tour was nice with the highlight: pottery making experience. We were try...More

Thank CollinsApril
Reviewed 10 November 2016

Cycled there from Hoi An on the main road - bit scary but found a path running along the river to cycle back on. There are all these pottery replica's of famous land marks like Acropolis, Houses of parliament and so on and a big...More

Thank M H
Reviewed 28 October 2016 via mobile

Be specific with the taxi driver where you want to go or you might end up in the wrong place like us. Once we arrived we went into the first house for some pottery making on the wheel. The kids loved it and this was...More

Thank troycav
Reviewed 10 October 2016

great indoor activity. Had a tour of the gallery and then did a bit of pottery and painting. Very relaxing way to spend a rainy day. The building itself was a work of art. The staff were very friendly and eager to educate us on...More

Thank alan o
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