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Saoban, Vientiane

(4.8/5 based on 60 reviews on the web)
Buy handicrafts, necklaces, and clothes at Saoban. Founded by Lao NGO, the purpose of the shop is to support and empower rural communities, especially women. Artisans use ancient techniques in making some of the crafts and clothing. Money from the crafts goes to the women who made them. The shop offers clothes of different material, scarves, and souvenirs. Anything you buy here makes a good souvenir, as it promotes the village culture and tradition. Work out when and for how long to visit Saoban and other Vientiane attractions using our handy Vientiane travel itinerary maker.
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  • I've visited Saoban in both visits to Laos, and came home with beautiful handicrafts. The store is part of a nonprofit that supports rural women, and you can be sure the goods are authentic. It is exp...  more »
  • I highly recommend this address for your souvenirs of trip to Laos. Products are quality, indigo is very well represented and the Saoban label is fair and represents a sustainable economy.
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  • Saoban is a great place to get some souveniers/presents to take back home from Laos. They have beautiful handcrafted products; silver, silk, scarfs, bags, jewellery made out of UXOs mm.. Saoban get al...  more »
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  • More than any other tourist site in Laos. Lots of quality types. The river Chu.
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