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Kad Sala Mae Kru Kum

Open today: 6:00 AM - 6:00 PM
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Original wood carving art

They sell beautiful original wood-carving art, there is also a possibility doing a course to get... read more

Reviewed 26 August 2018
daniela r
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Cool Wood Carvings!

They taught local children English here along with lots of wood carving stalls. Lots of shopping... read more

Reviewed 20 August 2018
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“craft village”(3 reviews)
“rent a bike”(2 reviews)
We are local community enterprise in the town of San Pa Tong about 30 minutes south of Chiang Mai. We are a woodcarvers and artisans who have done this work for generation to generation. We have done this work for 150 years. You can see the history...more
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8/2 Leabklongchonpathan Road | Yu Wa, San Pa Tong 50120, Thailand
+66 87 657 5410
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Reviewed 5 October 2018 via mobile

This place is located some 20+km away from the hustle and bustle of Chiangmai city at San Pan Tong Village. It was the historical capital of Thailand 1k+ years ago. Done a volunteering work in teaching English to local students. The Edu Camp Volunteering projects...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Alfredlongrich
Reviewed 26 August 2018 via mobile

They sell beautiful original wood-carving art, there is also a possibility doing a course to get really into it! Its also a volunteer place , where local students are taught english- so visit that beautiful place!

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank daniela r
Reviewed 20 August 2018

They taught local children English here along with lots of wood carving stalls. Lots of shopping and things to look at. Beautiful architecture and grounds!

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank jenenec2018
Reviewed 25 July 2018 via mobile

I spend a week with my partner in Kad Sala and it has been a great experience as we got to know the real Thailand with lovely locals. It is only 30km from Chiang Mai City and with very easy and cheap transport to get...More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank Jessica H
Reviewed 13 July 2018

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

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank jainAtishay
Reviewed 9 July 2018 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.

Date of experience: April 2018
Thank memelee2018
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

Date of experience: February 2018
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

Date of experience: March 2018
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

Date of experience: February 2018
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

Date of experience: February 2018
Thank Adriana M
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