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Penang Batik Factory

651 Jalan Teluk Bahang, Penang Island 11000, Malaysia
+60 4-885 1284
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Try the batik painting

Excellent place to visit. Take the brief tour then paint your own batik for a very small price and... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Emjay700
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Palmerston North, New Zealand
Such wonderful quality

For years I had always wanted to own a silk shirt. Here we have such stunning designs and quality... read more

Reviewed 13 May 2018
429Happy
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Chichester, United Kingdom
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651 Jalan Teluk Bahang, Penang Island 11000, Malaysia
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+60 4-885 1284
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Excellent place to visit. Take the brief tour then paint your own batik for a very small price and they'll even deliver it to your hotel. The shop has stunning hand painted batik clothing, fabric and items for sale at very good prices. Stop in...More

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Reviewed 13 May 2018 via mobile

For years I had always wanted to own a silk shirt. Here we have such stunning designs and quality. I feel real cool now!

Thank 429Happy
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Reviewed 29 April 2018

Worth a visit. We came across this factory-cum-shop by chance and decided to pop in. We were impressed with the host of products and in particular free guided tour of the factory where we were shown the methods employed to create the art work known...More

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Reviewed 10 April 2018

You can get high quality shirts, dresses and skirts and even children wear from here. A bit expensive but worth the price I feel. Personally loved the batik cheongsams they sell here for kids. Can't find it anywhere else.

Thank Su Yin C
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Reviewed 2 April 2018

Must admit I found the Batik Factory very interesting. The tour which included a demonstration and visit to the store. Truly a craft.

Thank Brian B
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Reviewed 31 March 2018

Went on my own just as a tourist bus was dropping of passengers - managed to tag along and watch the factory demonstration of batik making. What an intricate job with such basic but "do the job" tools - no way could I do even...More

Thank Annechad
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Reviewed 25 March 2018

When we stopped here as part of a guided tour of the island, we expected it to be just another funnel through the shop being pushed to buy something. Fortunately it was not, and we were welcomed through to the actual factory to watch the...More

Thank Adam T
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Reviewed 4 February 2018 via mobile

It's a batik shop which attached with their factory behind. There is a notice on the door, indicating no entry for visitor

Thank Lee C
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Reviewed 26 January 2018

There is no fee to visit the workshop. We dropped in without an appointment and were welcomed and taken on a tour. We were not invited to make our own batik nor did we see people other than workers making batik. I have no idea...More

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Reviewed 26 January 2018 via mobile

What a great pleasure to find such a great place to visit - they are not one keeping the art of Batik alive but providing jobs for local people as well ! When you see how much work goes into making just one item and...More

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Charlie T
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Response from jishnaali | Reviewed this property |
Did u try calling them? 04 8851284,048851302 Fax:6048851009
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