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Amazing wood carving craft village in Chang Mai

it was a half day trip and I visited this place with my girl. This has a museum and a wood carving... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
New Delhi, India
Beautiful wood carving village

Really loved being at Kad Sala and volunteering for the past ten days. Surrounded by nature and the... read more

Reviewed 4 March 2018
Sara C
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A small Thai craft village made up of a number of individual craft shops selling wooden crafts handmade in the local village, at prices lower than you will find in any retail shops. Buy direct from a number of small factories together in one craft...more
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8/2 Leabklongchonpathan Road | Yu Wa, San Pa Tong 50120, Thailand
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Reviewed 1 week ago

it was a half day trip and I visited this place with my girl. This has a museum and a wood carving workshop too. You can also meditate and can roam around. This is located in the countryside and near to Sanpatong city. The nearest...More

Thank jainAtishay
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

There are a lot of wooden stuff for sell. Home stay and volunteer work to do. Near mae wang water fall and elephant camp around 20km.

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Reviewed 4 March 2018 via mobile

Really loved being at Kad Sala and volunteering for the past ten days. Surrounded by nature and the beauty of northern Thailand, this is a must-visit place for people who want to see the real Thai way of life. You can visit the wood carving...More

Thank Sara C
Reviewed 2 March 2018 via mobile

It's a wood carving village and they also support the local students by teaching them English, here at Kad Sala you can experience the real northern thai culture. They have treated us very well from the very begging. They have a wonderful space and beautiful...More

Thank Ta M
Reviewed 25 February 2018 via mobile

I really enjoyed my stay at Kad Sala as a volunteer. The village boasts a lot of character; wooden bungalows for guests if you would like to stay overnight, wood carving stores in the front and a nice yoga area. The staff are very sweet...More

Thank Na T
Reviewed 5 February 2018 via mobile

We had an amazing week in Kad Sala. The place is just stunning.. if you want to relax and be away of the crowdy city.. that's the place to be. You can rent a bike and explore around. The main road is pretty close and...More

Thank Adriana M
Reviewed 21 January 2018 via mobile

Kad Sala is a super cool place to visit. The grounds are very big with so much to explore (museums, artwork, buildings, outdoor spaces), and the vibe is very relaxing and peaceful. A great place to visit for the day or stay for a few...More

1  Thank Tara M
Reviewed 27 November 2017

We heard of this place from some locals and getting here was not that easy but it was definitely worth it. The people here were so welcoming and we felt like being in the ancient Thailand. It was once in a lifetime experience and I...More

1  Thank DarkBanaTraveller
Reviewed 6 May 2016

When i found this local Thai craft village, I was really impressed and I really felt like i had discovered a local secret... Much less touristy than Ban Tawai, this is like Chiang Mais own factory outlet for Thai wood craft...each of the local producers...More

1  Thank phuketexpat35
Reviewed 28 August 2015

Was so disappointed by Ban Tawai that we drove around and found this place. It is listed on Google Maps under a Thai name, and hopefully a few westerners will now know about it. There are a lot of workrooms and shops selling genuinely hand...More

Thank Bob B
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