Make your own lantern completely from scratch
Did you know that Hội An is known as the city of a thousand colours?The city’s famous lanterns are one of its main attractions. As well as buying them ready-made, you can also learn to make them yourself completely from scratch.
Want to make your own superb lantern by hand? Take part in our lantern making course. No skills required. Great fun for all.
Come and discover one of Hội An’s most beautiful traditions with our lantern making workshop. Our local master lantern maker will teach you how to make lanterns over the course of our 2 hours 30 minutes workshop.
The lanterns are made from 100% Jacquard silk fabric stretched over a bamboo frame with a tassel underneath. These lanterns are inspired by the work of Vietnamese craftspeople and are traditionally thought to bring good luck.
INCLUDED IN THE PRICE
- Your lantern
A 2 hours 30 minutes lesson with us
English speaking craftsperson
NOT INCLUDED IN THE PRICE
Transport to our workshop
Our workshop opens at 8:00 AM and closes at 5:00 PM
– 16 $ per lantern – 380,000 VND
PHOTOS OF OUR WORKSHOP