Kim Bong Carpentry Village

Hoi An Kim Bong Carpentry Village Since 16th Century. The village that originated from the north of Vietnam, had its artisans work on furniture and houses throughout the country. From notable buildings from Hanoi to the Hue Citadel and royal graves or the majority of the architectural projects in Hoi An's heyday.

How Kim Bong Carpentry Village is unique?

The design of the Kim Bong fabric is reported to function as fantastic combination of Cham kingdom, China.

Kim Bong Carpentry Village

Japanese. And obviously the talented hands of Vietnamese craftmen. For several years, Kim Bong village has developed vigorously and formed 3 groups of artisans: historical architectural structure, civil wooden furniture and shipbuilding. Whichever the group they're in, Kim Bong's craftsmen maintain their traditional way of starting as apprentices and earning the rank of master through years of challenging work.

What to do in Kim Bong Carpentry Village?

Today, the tour at Kim Bong Carpentry Village is frequently and finely. From Hoi An you may do a boat trip combination with bicycle to this village for a half day tour. Which allows visitors to see the artisans working with their skillful hands on the crafts. Kim Bong's common products like furniture, religious figurines dollar coasters or knick knacks at big religious purchased on souvenirs shops. They vary from the couple to the work of recovering historical monuments or relics, particularly old figurines of thousands of dollars.

A great deal of artisans have changed the work of recovering historical monuments or relics. Especially old house in Hoi An. Walking down the village, tourists will see two parallel streets with low open fronted buildings. A few of them are the artisans working areas. The most famous store is that of Mr. Huynh Ri, where visitors might also have the opportunity to watch the shipbuilding area where wooden fishing ships are constructed using traditional techniques.

Buddha statue at Kim Bong Carpentry Village

How to go to Kim Bong carpentry village?

The village is located opposite Hoi An ancient town. It's only takes about 10 minutes for you to get here. Move by ferry from the old town ferry to the south, the Bach Dang road along the river and then the Hoi An - Cam Kim ferry. When the boat has arrived, you take a short walk and see Moc Kim Bong village looming before your eyes.

Or you can bike through the Cam Kim Bridge longer than 620m north across the Thu Bon River. Then you go more than 3km, follow the bridge that is Kim Bong carpentry village.

Visitors can visit the souvenir stalls of the people here located close to each other with many products made from wood from the village itself. Pretty small items are a great suggestion for you to bring as a gift to your family or friends.

Wish you have a trip to Kim Bong Carpentry Village so much fun! If you have the opportunity to come to Hoi An.

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