Nixi Tangdui Black Pottery Village

Benzilan, Yunnan, China

Get your hands on as you watch local pottery makers knead and fire their famous black clay products. Have a chance to make your own pottery too!

As part of the Ancient Tea Horse Road, the villagers in Nixi has practiced their potting skills for nearly one thousand years and their produces are known for the high prestige among the whole Tibet area. Local pottery masters utilize only hand-made wooden implements without a potter's wheel.

Please note that your pottery will need a few days to dry before being fired in the kiln.

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Call us on 858 523 9000 to start planning your vacation