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Kim Bong Carpentry Village, Hoi An

Categories: Historic Sites, Tourist Spots
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3.7/5 based on 200+ reviews on the web
At Kim Bong Carpentry Village, watch skillful artisans working on intricate pieces of furniture, religious statues, and traditional fishing boats, exactly the way their predecessors worked hundreds of years ago. The village dates back to the 15th century and has been supplying temples, houses, and even royal palaces and tombs with its refined wooden products for centuries. Since Hoi An was listed as a World Heritage Site, many carpenters from the village have found work on restoration projects. To visit Kim Bong Carpentry Village and other attractions in Hoi An, use our Hoi An trip builder.
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  • We visited the village as part of a tour around Hoi An and I was sorry that we didn't get more time to meander around the little village. We saw some lovely craftmanship here and I would like to go ba...  read more »
  • It was interesting to discover that much of the wooden products available for sale on the street are cheap imports from China. Here however craftspeople are still carving and creating wooden art from ...  read more »
  • We visited the village as part of our bike tour from Rivertown hotel, just across the bridge. It was interesting to see the carvers at work and sad to think that there are very few young people taking...  read more »
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