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  1. Laos
  2. Luang Prabang (Province)
  3. Luang Prabang

Bamboo Flute Crafting

Product ID: 66173
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Homemade flute making is becoming a lost talent, continue on this ancient tradition by working with a local craftsman to make your own flute.
About this activity
Duration: 3 hours
Printed or mobile voucher accepted
Instant confirmation
Wheelchair accessible

Pickup included

Free cancellation up to 24 hours before activity starts

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Experience

Highlights
  • Learn how to make a bamboo flute with a local
  • Receive a memorable souvenir that you make with your own hands
  • Enjoy an authentic experience that shows you a different side of the city
  • Immerse into local culture as you craft an instrument
  • Learn to play a song on your own flute
Full description
After you've successfully crafted this woodwind instrument, your instructor helps you practice a song. Take your flute home with you as a priceless souvenir.

After a convenient hotel pickup, arrive at the workshop to meet your local tour guide. Listen as he gives you an intro to the art of flute crafting and tells you a bit about the culture behind the instrument in the country. Then, set to work on the bamboo with the tools provided to you.

With thorough instructions and a demonstration, you carefully begin to carve the materials into a semblance of a flute. Poke holes in just the right places so that the flute makes a perfectly musical tune. Once you're satisfied with your project, you are taught a short song so you can impress your friends back at home.
Includes
  • Guided bamboo flute making tour
  • All necessary equipment
  • Roundtrip transportation to/from your central Luang Prabang hotel
  • Live tour commentary in English

Prepare for the activity

Important information
Know before you go
• You must be 12 or older.
• Maximum group size is 4 people.
• Hours of operations are from 9am —4pm. You will receive confirmation of your exact tour departure time when you call to confirm your reservation.
Customer reviews
Overall rating
4.8 / 5
based on 5 reviews
Review summary
Service
4.5/5
Organization
3.5/5
Value for money
4.8/5
Safety
4.0/5

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Product ID: 66173