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Muslim Silk Factory

Lallapura C 19/173 - B | Near Varuna Hotel, Badewali Masjid, Varanasi 221001, India
+91 99563 65786
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Charming Con man

Our guide took us to see silk weaving in people’s homes in the narrow ally ways. Very interesting... read more

Reviewed 13 May 2018
Jane G
via mobile
Interesting experience, but buyer beware

We were taken to this place by an auto rickshaw driver working with our hotel. We had an enriching... read more

Reviewed 17 July 2017
Geoff W
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Milton, Massachusetts
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We are manufactures of Banaras Traditional silk sarees,wedding sarees,Party wear sarees,scarfs, silk dress materails silk bedsheet covers
  • Excellent14%
  • Very good30%
  • Average14%
  • Poor14%
  • Terrible28%
May 12, 2018
“Charming Con man”
Jul 16, 2017
“Interesting experience, but buyer beware”
Suggested Duration: 1-2 hours
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Lallapura C 19/173 - B | Near Varuna Hotel, Badewali Masjid, Varanasi 221001, India
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+91 99563 65786
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Reviewed 13 May 2018 via mobile

Our guide took us to see silk weaving in people’s homes in the narrow ally ways. Very interesting. It ended in an outlet with salesman sitting lotus style on a large couch surrounded by shelves of shawls. He showed us the ways to judge pashmina-...More

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Reviewed 17 July 2017

We were taken to this place by an auto rickshaw driver working with our hotel. We had an enriching experience talking with the proprietor, see how silk was made at a nearby home-based loom, and seeing the amazing assortment of bed coverings, scarves, sarees, etc....More

Thank Geoff W
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Reviewed 2 May 2017

Our group of 5 just wanted to do some souvenir shopping, our Indian friend took us there. At first we were not really interested until the owner started having the workers flip out silk bedspreads, pillows, saris, material pashminas, etc. I'm retiring and I just...More

Thank DJ L
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Reviewed 12 August 2016 via mobile

Our local guide drove me and my friends here, it was supposed to be a silk factory but in fact we found here exactly the same Saari, Silk Scarf and Pashmina we found in all bazar around Rajasthan and Delhi too!!!! So don't buy anything...More

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Reviewed 30 January 2016 via mobile

I have purchased some silk scarfs and bed sheet cover really it was good their bed spreads are so attractive and saree's are so good collection and they take us to weaving area we saw his they are making their products really it was a...More

Thank Andrea J
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Reviewed 6 December 2015

We were not sure how much free time we would have in Varanasi, as we were going to be going around with a group, so when our driver suggested we visit a shop for Benarasi sarees on our way from the airport, we agreed with...More

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