Ock Pop Tock weaving centre – Luang Prabang, Laos
Set in a lush tropical Mekong garden, the Ock Pop Tock Weaving Centre opens the doors the fascinating world of traditional Lao handicrafts.
Bringing alive the concept of ‘East meets West’, this center is a place where you can see silkworms in action, meet silk weavers and find out about the ins and outs of their business. With the help of the Lao artisans, you will discover the beauty and secrets of Lao textiles during various classes in silk weaving, natural dyes, batik drawing and bamboo weaving. Let your hands feel the patterns, dip in the colorful dye, follow the rhythm of the weaving loom to create a piece of art of your own to bring back home.
Surrounded by a lovely garden full of flowers, end your day relaxing at the big cafe of Ock Pop Tock overlooking the fast flowing Mekong River and mountains beyond. Your Laos trip can’t be more authentic than this!