Make your own lantern completely from scratch
Did you know that Há»™i 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 Há»™i 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.
Our workshop opens at 8:00 AM and closes at 5:00 PM
– Your lantern
– English speaking craftsperson
– Transport to our workshop
– 12 $ per lantern – 280,000 VND