- Discover a traditional Bunong farm
- Enjoy lunch with local farmers
- Experience our local art forms like basketwork and weaving
- Duration: 1 day
- Maximum number of participants is 5
In the morning, you will discover the traditional Bunong farm of Chet, Pyeus, Nat or Ping. You will lean about the different activities followed throughout the year and the daily rhythm of our life. You will see the diversity of crops grown and learn about their names and different uses. Then, you will collect vegetables from the farm and cook them with a farmer’s family. Lunchtime will be shared with Bunong farmers.
In the afternoon you will meet Kwet, the blacksmith who will give you a practical demonstration of skills. Then, Kaorem, the basket-maker will show you the raw materials (rattan and bamboo) and how he makes baskets. Finally, you will have a weaving demonstration from Maly and will see the traditional items we make.
Note that the activities are depending on the season. The best season for visiting the farm is when villagers are starting to plant until they harvest from May to December. For the other trips it can be done alll year around.
- English speaking guide