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Bat Trang Ceramic Village

Bat Trang Commune, Gia Lam District, Hanoi, Vietnam
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This traditional pottery-making village is an hour from Hanoi. Visitors can participate in pottery-making workshops and purchase already-made goods from local artisans.
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Bat Trang Commune, Gia Lam District, Hanoi, Vietnam
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Reviewed 11 May 2017 via mobile

Bat Trang is like no place I have ever seen. The ceramics are very impressive and endless. That said, it becomes a bit overwhelming with all the tourists, and very hard on a warm day because the only shade is inside the shops. It's about...More

Thank stathzoe
Reviewed 2 May 2017

It's really hard for me to tell my feeling everytime i came here.Bat Trang is an old village famous for pottery making, many difference kinds of good, variety of designs and the friendly and greatful villagers will make you happy!!

1  Thank Thuylinh1701
Reviewed 11 April 2017

Our guide took us to this village during lunch. Hint: everything closes in Vietnam during lunch. According to the description of this tour you are to see ceramics being made and have an opportunity to make something yourself. This did not happen. This village is...More

Thank kkumlien
Reviewed 2 April 2017 via mobile

Our family took a walk through the village. Lots of variety and beautiful pieces of pattern. If I wasn't travelling with 2 kids and duffle bags o would have bought a few pieces. We walked through a factory to see all the different processes they...More

Thank Katherine B
Reviewed 31 March 2017

We enjoyed the village and seeing all of the different styles of work that are created here. Really gives you a sense of where it all comes form when you see it in the states.

Thank Boywonder51
Reviewed 27 March 2017

Enjoy a day shopping around at Bat Trang Ceramic Village and buy some lovely souvenirs and gifts. I will not miss the second chance to visit and shop here

Thank vnsales2017
Reviewed 7 March 2017

Very interesting village to visit. Here you can see, not only all the items they make out of ceramic, but also the whole process van start to finish. Everything is done by hand and watching the people paint the pots by hand is absolutely amazing...More

Thank Josine T
Reviewed 6 March 2017

We have already visited the village twice, both times with small children. Walking through the village there is so much to see for everybody. The children went for the animals, the grown ups more for the vases and tiles. Our favorite store is "Delicious Ceramics"...More

Thank Barbara S
Reviewed 19 February 2017

Bat Trang is recognized in Vietnam for its beautiful ceramics. It is less than one hour travel by bus from Hanoi. Before reaching the village, the bus will take you to EcoVillage, a posh residential area located within a few meters away from where the...More

1  Thank IgorotTraveller
Reviewed 17 February 2017 via mobile

If you love ceramics, this is a great venue-walk through a centuries old production plant to see every aspect of how clay becomes the vessels we use every day. Take home a tea set or rice bowls to treasure, or go crazy like we did...More

Thank Ronda S
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12 March 2017|
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Response from Barbara S | Reviewed this property |
Hi, sorry, I don't know. We took a taxi from Hanoi and made the taxi driver wait to make sure that we would get back safely. The driver gave us his phone number and we made the sales person in the last shop tell the driver... More
Cheryl F
24 July 2016|
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Response from Hansi Z | Reviewed this property |
Depending how old they are and what year they are made! The entire village is a pottery shop and they have thousands of vases. Traditionally ,Vietnamese pottery is not as expensive to buy. Your best bet is to go to an antic... More
21 June 2016|
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Response from 8nlssy | Reviewed this property |
This is a huge village and it depends what you want; tea set, vases, figurines, animal figurines, decorative items, name tags, key chains,knick knacks, etc. You would need to walk around and decide. The other thing to... More