Traditional Boat Builder of Muar

Virtual Tour . Traditional Trade
852 0
View Now
Malaysia > Johor > Art & Culture

About

Boat building is a traditional trade and dying art that has been practised in Malaysia for centuries, particularly in the fishing village of Parit Jawa in Johor. Many of these boat builders inherited the skills and legacy from their forefathers. The vessels are carved and constructed by hand, using traditional methods. It can take months to complete each boat and each boat can cost up to a million. They are then supplied locally and to Singapore.

Available on
bgvirtual
Want your business to go VR?
Contact Us
Explore More