Carpet Weaving Day Class at CaravanTurkey Cultural Center

Gokpinar is an old Yörük village with a population of about 100. It is located on the Aegean Coast of Turkey, only 40 minutes from the centre of Bodrum but a world away from its heavy tourist traffic. Here you will experience real Turkish village life.

 

The Cultural Center is on a hilltop on the edge of the village overlooking its whitewashed homes below and with views of pine-covered mountains for miles around.

 

Come and join us for an a day, learn how village weavers make carpets and kilims in the traditional Turkish way

 

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Village women show you step-by-step how to weave

All classes are translated into English

 

The day programme includes

-Pick up from hotels in Bodrum area ( pick-up at around 9 a.m )

-Transfer to Gokpinar (about 40 minutes)

--Introduction to Turkish carpets

-Meet with local village weavers and weave together

- You will be finishing a small piece and bring it your home as a memory

of the day

-Unlimited tea & coffee.& drinking water & drinks

- Rustic lunch partly prepared at wood fire

- Time for hand crafts shopping

Return to your hotel in Bodrum area ( around 5 p.m )

Course fee : USD 175 per person

 

For reservations info@caravanturkey.com
or whats app +905333655906