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Nice visit, nice batiks

We visited this place on our way from Kandy to Sigiriya. The guide was speaking really good french... read more

Reviewed 31 January 2016
Lausanne, Switzerland
Enjoyable experience

We asked our guide to take us to see a nice batik place. The lady who explained us the process was... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
New York City, New York
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2 weeks ago
“Enjoyable experience”
25 Jun 2018
“Nice designs and process but high prices”
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793/5 Trincomalee Street, Matale 21000, Sri Lanka
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We asked our guide to take us to see a nice batik place. The lady who explained us the process was very clear and showed us around. We were the only ones there and got everybody to explain to us what they are doing and...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Yuli66
Reviewed 25 June 2018

The welcome was hearty and the tour and explanation was good. But the sales talk and prices put us off.

Date of experience: January 2018
Thank Klaus G
Reviewed 7 May 2018 via mobile

Baba batiks is set up specifically for tourists. The demo area is nicely done but the staff don’t feel very engaged. The women in the sales area were friendly and also eager to make a sale. There batiks here are pretty though they were made...More

Date of experience: March 2018
Thank SunnyandBuster
Reviewed 17 February 2018 via mobile

Nice place to visit to learn about batik printing technique. You can also have your pictures clicked cloaked in batik attire. The goods in the store are over priced and meant only for tourists. They offer 20% discount if you pay in cash and 10%...More

Date of experience: February 2018
Thank 863suniln
Reviewed 2 August 2017

Out tour driver took us here on our way to Kandy. The lady guide explained the Batik process in 5 minutes. And then showed us how they do it - some women were working on it. But the interesting part (to them) is the shop...More

Date of experience: July 2017
1  Thank Sriluck
Reviewed 31 January 2016

We visited this place on our way from Kandy to Sigiriya. The guide was speaking really good french for us: the visit gave us a pretty good idea on how batiks are made even though we got impression workers were working only because the advencement...More

Date of experience: January 2016
Thank 2swisstravelers
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