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Lakruka

Trincomalee Road, Arangala 90064, Sri Lanka
+94 66 2 246217
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Overly priced.

Very pushy place. Brought here by our driver. Quick explanation on how they work at the... read more

Reviewed April 30, 2018
Jeremy K
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Singapore, Singapore
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Wood carving galore!

I had said to our guide that we wooould like to buy a wooden elephant for a friend in the UK. He... read more

Reviewed April 19, 2018
crazymaddancer
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Royal Tunbridge Wells, United Kingdom
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Apr 30, 2018
“Overly priced. ”
Feb 6, 2018
“Is this another tourist trap!”
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Trincomalee Road, Arangala 90064, Sri Lanka
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+94 66 2 246217
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Reviewed 30 April 2018 via mobile

Very pushy place. Brought here by our driver. Quick explanation on how they work at the beginning. The price is so much expensive, it is higher than any decoration shop in any large city in the world. And it is factory price. If you compared...More

Thank Jeremy K
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Reviewed 19 April 2018

I had said to our guide that we wooould like to buy a wooden elephant for a friend in the UK. He told us to avoid touristy stalls and wait... ... He took us to see Lukruka, the wood-carving equivalent of the Turkish carpet/rug factory,...More

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Reviewed 7 February 2018

Taken here by our driver. (Seems to be the norm so not sure if they are on commission). Found it interesting as explained the different types of wood and why they were used for specific carvings. Also explained how dyes were made from wood adding...More

Thank Martini-duo
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