Ban Ja Boo See Chiang Rai
Ban Ja Boo Si is a small village consisting of 30 families, which belong to the Lahu ethnic group. They still wear their colorful traditional clothes and practice rice farming using traditional methods. Daily life in the village revolves around the rice paddies and crop fields,where corn,maize, cucumber and pumpkin are grown and Baan Ja Boo See is a fantastic example of a place where people continue to live the same, traditional way of life virtually unaffected by modernization. The village is also a living workshop of traditional arts and crafts. Herbal remedies are available here for those who seek alternatives to Western medicines.
Ban Ja Boo See Accommodation
Activities in Ban Ja Boo See
• Undergo alternative treatments for your ailments by relying on ancient Eastern knowledge
Best time Ban Ja boo See
The weather is clement practically all year round. November to February is the most ideal period to plan a trip as it is slightly cooler.
Getting to Ban Ja Boo See
The village is located approximately two hours from the provincial capital of Chiang Rai, and seven kilometers on an unsealed road from Doi Mae Salong, an ethnic Chinese hill settlement. It is also possible to travel to the village by 4WD along an adventurous back-country route which links Doi Tung and Doi Mae Salong mountains. The distance of 70 kilometers can be completed in around two hours.
61 Moo 5, Ban Ja Boo See, Tambon Mae Salong Nok, Amphur Mae Faa Luang, Chiang Rai Mae Salong Nok Tambon Administration Organization, 053 765 129