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Jawalakhel Handicraft Center Ekantakuna, Jawalakhel, Lalitpur, P.O. Box 263, Kathmandu, Nepal
contact
+977-1-5525237 +977-1-5521305
timings
All days of the week except Saturday
9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Sat
10:00 AM - 5:00 PM
visit duration
1 to 2 hours

how to reach jawalakhel handicraft centre

Located in Kathmandu, Jawalakhel Handicraft Centre is easily accessible. Jawalakhel Handicraft Centre is located in a very good area. You can travel to this amazing place by hiring a cab or you can travel by local transportation. Travelling by cab is the best option. The place is well-connected and once you reach the destination you can see many other places too. This is a must visit place for all. Do travel safely and enjoy your time in Kathmandu!

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about jawalakhel handicraft centre

Also known as Tibetan refugee camp, Jawalakhel Handicraft Center was set up in 1960. This Carpet Industry in Nepal houses around 1000 refugees who work as carpet makers here. initially, employing only few carpet weavers, this center has now turned into a massive weaving hall where hundred of weavers sit together and weave carpets quite conveniently and comfortably. The weavers are efficient and highly skilled craftsmen, who beautifully transform their skill into any traditional or contemporary design preferred in the western world. All the carpets are made from the finest hand spun Tibetan sheep wool, as it adds a soft and lustrous touch to the end product. Also, Carpets woven from Tibetan sheep wool stand for true Himalayan Heritage. Whether it is traditional, contemporary or Persian style, you can find all types of carpets. Jawalakhel Handicraft Center also aims at providing a ‘fleece to floor’ process through activities including, designing, dyeing, spinning and manufacturing several carpets in house.

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