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Why Gold Smith & Silver Smith Workshop is special ?
Gold Smith & Silver Smith Workshop in Ywa-ma village which is located 12km away from Nyaung Shwe is well known for its gold and silver ware. Producing gold and silver ware is a long tradition of Myanmar. Here you can see the gold and silver are made all by hands of local craftsmen. The design is similar to the design of 80s, but it's so much nicer and unique than other place like Jogja especially Celuk, Bali. The main activity and attraction in Ywama is at the floating market in the largest canal. However, most of visitors at Ywama tends to take a look at local life in Inle Lake. Especially, at one of goldsmith and silversmith workshops in Ywama, they are fascinated with the details of each pattern. There's also a showroom where you can buy gold or silver to bring home.
How to get to Gold Smith & Silver Smith Workshop?
Travelling to Ywama Village will take 15 minutes by boat. You can contact with your hotel to prepare a boat for your trip.
Ywama Myanmar (Burma)