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Good place to do batik shopping

Good place to do batik shopping. Tourist-friendly with variety of batik choices. Close after 6 pm... read more

Reviewed 29 September 2018
Batik village

I visit this place for work. It is a village where the people had batik as their main job. Selling... read more

Reviewed 21 August 2018
Jakarta, Indonesia
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Jl. Sidoluhur | Desa Laweyan, Solo 57148, Indonesia
Most Helpful Positive Review
Reviewed 8 May 2015

to be honest, I dissatisfied with those batik motif displayed at stores along Laweyan main street and alleyway, they mostly display and selling modern batiks while I preferred the oldskul motif and therefor I recommend for those who seek "batik lawasan" to explore the batik...More

8  Thank CHRIS H
Most Helpful Critical Review
Reviewed 15 October 2016 via mobile

For those we love Batik ( Indonesia traditional clothing), Kampung Laweyan is recommended. It opens from morning till 5pm something. There are many option stores to visit. Some prices are negotiable

1  Thank Betty K
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Reviewed 29 September 2018

Good place to do batik shopping. Tourist-friendly with variety of batik choices. Close after 6 pm. Better with cash

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Reviewed 7 September 2018 via mobile

There are some houses here that sells batik. The price was affordable ranging from 100K IDR to over 500K IDR. If you are in Solo, and want to buy batik clothes comfortably, avoiding the cramps of batik market, then this area is a must visit....More

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Reviewed 21 August 2018

I visit this place for work. It is a village where the people had batik as their main job. Selling batik, making batik, and they also accept workshop for tourists that wanted to know and learn how to make batik.

1  Thank go-munyu
Reviewed 21 August 2018 via mobile

Recommended place to visit,i learned how to make manual batik There are any batik are made by hand and by printing The price is more expensive when you buy batik made by hand (manual)

Thank Indry P
Reviewed 21 August 2018

See how to make batik from direct craftsmen, traces of Batik's glory and culture in Solo, and there are also cultural heritage buildings, boutiques and showrooms of batik craftsmen in Solo City. There is also a wide selection of Batik (fabric or ready made) to...More

Thank Soerjo H
Reviewed 11 July 2018

this kampung / area is full surrounded with all craftsman do Batik with highly craftsmanship performed, you can do walking visiting one by one show case around this area

Thank HendraNova
Reviewed 1 July 2018 via mobile

Would be a perfect destination in Solo,seeing the process of batik making.If you're travelling with kids,Kampung Batik also available for guiding you to look around this Kampung Batik and see how the craftmen making the batik and explain the history of Batik.

Thank Sri W
Reviewed 25 June 2018 via mobile

Laweyan area is a bit confusing for me, in fact I used Becak as a public transport to travel around Laweyan area. There are many Batik shops or boutiques that you might choose with variety of prices. The area is not instagrammable area for photo...More

Thank nikensmartiniblog
Reviewed 11 June 2018 via mobile

This is the place where you can find varies of batik. Start from the cheap one until the expensive one. You also can have how to draw batik in some stores. You also can a street food’s hawker called “leker” which I thought quite delicious....More

Thank tantemotret
Reviewed 1 June 2018

Enjoyed visiting this location, the people were friendly, and allowed us to make our own batiks, using premade sketches, gave a first hand account of how batik can be such challenge. located in a neighborhood which has many batik stores

Thank Chris K
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Van N
31 July 2017|
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Response from Loneshopper | Reviewed this property |
This is an area consist of batik houses. I went there around 4pm and some of the houses already closed. If you plan to visit, it's better to come in early afternoon when they are already up and active. Good luck!!
14 February 2017|
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Response from Hgunawan | Reviewed this property |
1.if you mean to make a batik dress, the process more or less the same with other material 2. but if you mean how long to make a piece of "kain batik tulis", it will take much longer time, depends how difficult the motif is... More