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Hand made by the Hills Tribes artisans

Some very nice pieces, at fair prices, in a fair trade project. Definitely worth supporting this... read more

Reviewed 14 January 2018
Anna L
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Vienna, Austria
Beautiful handicraft items

This place boasts of selling items at a reasonable price and the profits go towards supporting the... read more

Reviewed 22 August 2018
tanyamonteiro
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Mumbai, India
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13 Jan 2018
“Hand made by the Hills Tribes artisans”
22 Aug 2018
“Beautiful handicraft items”
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On the left side of the post office ( you have to enter in the post office yard and then turn left), this TRIFED (Ministry of Tribal Affairs) enterprise sells tribal artefacts, paintings, shawls, figurines, etc, at reasonable fixed prices and the...more
Suggested duration: < 1 hour
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Ridsdale Road | Head Post Office Building, Kochi (Cochin) 682001, India
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+91 484 221 5077
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Reviewed 22 August 2018

This place boasts of selling items at a reasonable price and the profits go towards supporting the artisans. Huge collection and reasonably prices handicrafts.

Thank tanyamonteiro
Reviewed 14 January 2018

Some very nice pieces, at fair prices, in a fair trade project. Definitely worth supporting this place. I bought a hand made bronze bas-relief for 140 rupees and saw the same kind of piece a few hours later in a more 2fancy" shop for 300...More

1  Thank Anna L
Reviewed 1 May 2017

We could not locate this place well. Never heard about anything great for this place. Can be skipped.

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Reviewed 23 January 2017

There are so many wonderful places to shop for truly beautiful Indian ,merchandise AND this isn't one of them.

Thank Elizabeth J
Reviewed 24 November 2016 via mobile

We visited this store, tucked behind the post office in Fort Kochi, after reading in Lonely Planet that it is a Ministry of Tribal Affairs enterprise selling items tribal at reasonable fixed prices and that the profits go towards supporting the artisans. In fact, they...More

2  Thank Gordon R
Reviewed 5 February 2016

With all the shops in the center of Fort Kochi arround Princess street tyring to lure you in, I found that this is probably trhe most authentic shop - it is government owned and sources its handicrafts from different tribes in India - and also...More

3  Thank ChristinaVL
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