Sunday, March 6, 2016

Half Day Bamboo Experience workshop

(Morning class: 8.30am-1.30pm or Evening class: 4.00-8.30pm, Sunday-Monday)

Your experience:

  • The Bamboo Experience' , a rustic pavilion modeled on a traditional Lao house, perched in a picturesque setting next to rice paddy fields.
  • An introduction to the importance of bamboo to Lao culture and to the used of bamboo in a diverse range of household items found in rural Lao dwellings.
  • A Relaxing bamboo weaving activity, where you'll weave a souvenir mat made from strips of the bamboo plant, using a technique which has been practised for centuries.
  • A fun, interactive cooking class, using the bamboo shoot as a key ingredient; make dishes such as bamboo shoot soup, bamboo shoot steamed in banana leaf, and bamboo shoot dip and more.
  • A delicious meal (made by you), and photo opportunities of semi-rural Laos, from the relaxing pavilion terrace.  

Our Programmes:

  • On arrival "Sabaidee" a greeting by our guide and get offer a welcome drink
  • Presentation of Bamboo plant and its vary handicraft products
  • Crossbow shooting practice
  • Bamboo stilts walking practice
  • Sticky rice pounding in traditional wooden pestle & mortar
  • Traditional bamboo weaving lesson with local craftsman
  • Traditional Lao cooking class "Using bamboo shoot as main ingredient"
  • Lunch or dinner in a traditional bamboo tray
  • Hmong khen performance "Traditional bamboo instrument"
  • Kamu bamboo dancing "Skipping poles"
  • Round-trip transfer from/to your hotel in the center of town
  • English speaking Instructor/Interpreter
  • One meal included either Lunch or Dinner & drinking water or tea
  • All activities as stated as above 
  • Specialty drinks
  • Tips
Useful Information: Wear casual, comfortable shoes (flip-flop)!

*Price per person: 336.000 Kip
**We offer special rate for families and children!

How to book:
Please email or call us (if your booking is less than 24 hours) to check the availability, we only accept small number of participant each day. To book the class you need to let us know at least one day in advance "the sooner the better" to secure your place! We offer special rate for family and children.

Contact details:
Mobile: (+856) 20 5696 8889 

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