WILD CHERRY BLOSSOM FESTIVAL (January - February)
During mid-January to February, more than 1,000 rai of the plantation on the mountain ranges turn into an endless sight of pink blossoms, which is favourably compared with Sakura, Japanese cherry blossom. The pink flower which looks similar to Sakura is wild Himalayan cherry blossom. It thrives very well in cold weather. When there are cool breezes and people start wrapping themselves in the blanket for warmth, that’s the time for the tree to be fully in bloom.
Besides its fascinating beauty of nature, Kok Sathon village is a Natural Adventures Village Homestay, which is a strong community that seriously protects its resources. Nowadays, Kok Sathon has become famous for its beauty of nature, inspiring people to visit.
Kok Sathon is surrounded by high and steep mountains where the ranges possess a lot of natural phenomena.
There will be a good chance to see the most beautiful flower blossom in Thailand where is completely off the beaten path. We are ready to serve you with following activities and experiences.
Activities and Experiences:
Panoramic view of Cherry Blossom at Phu Lom Lo.
Phu Lom Lo is the name of a small mountain located in Phu Hin Rong Kla national park which is the location of largest Wild Himalayan Cherry forest that planted in 2007 by the villagers. The wild Himalayan cherry blossom which it looks similar to Sakura as pink flower blossom.
Man Daeng and Man Khao Waterfalls.
The route to the waterfalls is suitable for those who like hiking and adventure because they have to go on foot 1-2 kilometres and it takes at least 1 hour to reach, including sightseeing along the way. Definitely, it is a pleasant walk, including slopes that will challenge the stamina of your leg muscles and strength.
Come and try the signature dish of the area called "Kanom Chin" or Thai vermicelli with curry. Khanom chin noodles made with fermented flour, usually made in the northeast where is the village located. There are a lot of local dishes waiting for you to taste it yourself.
This program will be a part that could be generated community development fund to Kok Sathon community who have a strong community that seriously protects it's their natural resources.
Prices: To be advised.
*Rates are quoted in THB per person.
Private roundtrip transfer by minivan from Bangkok to the community (Loei province)
Personal English speaking guide
Accommodation for 2 nights (Homestay)
Meal plan; Full board (2 dinners, 2 lunches and 2 breakfast)
All activities in the village with the home host
Any meals, transfers or tours that are not mentioned in the itinerary
International/Domestic flight ticket and all airport tax