Houey Hong Vocational Training Centre for Women, Vientiane
(4.5/5 based on 60+ reviews on the web)
Learn all about traditional fabric dyeing and clothes making at Houey Hong Vocational Training Centre for Women, which provides training for disadvantaged locals and serves as an educational tourist attraction. Observe or take part in the workshops, after which can put your newly acquired skills to the test by making a few of your own creations. Everything is handmade here using old tools and natural dyes. While there, make sure to check out the gift shop. Plan your visit to Houey Hong Vocational Training Centre for Women and a wealth of other attractions, well-known and undiscovered, using our Vientiane trip builder.
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  • Taking a full day to dye scarfs and weave our own was fun, but tiring. The dying is done in the morning. You get to choice your pattern and color, then do the actual dying (which is done differently d...  more »
  • We visited at the request of the bride. In Vientiane is there specifically to explore the innocuous, round 1, spent time here. Wife enjoys one day and received a course, I was relaxing and watching it sometimes cooler than the city here. Experienced or not but what I want to eat lunch, let me eat it. Staff will reside and Lao staff spoken English is so lame. I think you reserve on the net, so I think difficult to access and if it ain't free city about 15-20 minutes away, but don't be or go directly to the True Colours (the city's shops), try negotiating.
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  • Great experience. Good teachers, helpful and kind. Choose your own pattern and colors for a scarf, then they walk you through making it yourself. Great fun and good learning experience. Even my 8 year...  more »