Kim Bong Carpentry Village, Hoi An

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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. Arrange your visit to Kim Bong Carpentry Village and discover more family-friendly attractions in Hoi An using our Hoi An trip itinerary maker site .
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  • Very close to the Old town, with a 10 minute boat ride to get there. It was a bit muddy (rainy January season) but a great adventure with lots of crafts and it was great to see the boat building with ...  more »
  • Lots of quiet paths all over the island -ideal cycling. We picked up Banh Mis each first for our lunch and purchased cold drinks at one of the cafes in Kim Bong village.  more »
  • We went by boat to Kim Bong Carpentry village. This was a very interesting place. Beautiful carvings and items the people make from wood. Also the boats they make, like in the old days. Also a good pl...  more »
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  • Nice compact village, friendly villagers selling their wares. The carpentry carvings weren't to intricate, but the 'Mother of Pearl'inlay carvings were very good
  • Ideal place for people who want to shop
  • Such a great experience to learn local people cultures here as well as to see the process of making such a beautiful handmade traditional crafts :)
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  • Poor services and not interesting products

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