Tourists who love to be close to nature can get together to do various fun and valuable activities. Like have an opportunity to know more about another way of life that is simple, so to experience the sufficiency way of happiness like the people of a community that is totally different from the rushed lifestyle of the city.
Arrange suitable clothing for the season, especially long-sleeves that can protect you comfortably from the sun and the rain as well as for messy activities like wading through a reed field and mud. Take photos in the real fields. Besides this, you should prepare a swimming costume for swimming at waterfalls and the sea.
Valuable Memorable Impressions
In travelling for fun as well as learning about the different way of life of the people in each locality makes us know the real thing. Even though we are happy, it is not necessary to search for something worldly to satisfy us. This is because we can get to know the people of the local community through various activities and listen to them that reflects the origin and intention of the people. This might make you see the answer to true happiness that we are searching for and is very simple. However, just choosing a lifestyle that is in harmony with nature cannot be compared, cannot be something to ask for, but only depends on oneself and using the natural benefits. The local people don’t have to have an extravagant life, but have happiness that is sustainable. The rest of this way is up to us to choose to use the valuable impression from this trip in our own life.
Best Time to Visit
Chanthaburi is a province that isn’t too far, as it’s only about 3.5 hours from Bangkok. So you can come, relax and travel in a province that has historical importance in various eras with numerous incidents and has geographic diversity full of natural tourism attractions including forests, mountains, river plains, and beaches. The province is also abundant in food and fruit, so it’s another province that can be visited all-year round. There are different times for visiting for each travel style.
November-February because at this time, the sea is clear and clean.
May-July is when the fruit is ripe and harvested, so it’s really perfect for those who love to eat fruit at a fruit buffet at various orchards in Chanthaburi
Waterfalls and mountain
October-December because this is the end of the rainy season and beginning of the cool season when the trees are verdant green. But even though the monsoon is over, the waterfalls are fun for playing and swimming as there’s a lot of water.
Climbing Khao Khitchakut:
January or February-April during the Buddhist pilgrimage to climb up the mountain to pay homage to the Buddha’s Footprint at least once in your lifetime
Learning Centre of the Patthawi Community Economy: 5 Mu 2, Tambon Patthawi, Amphoe Makham, Chanthaburi; Tel.: 063 226 2251.
Nature and Environment Learning Centre (Fish House – Crab Bank), Bang Sa Kao Community: Mu 5, Tambon Bang Sa Kao, Amphoe Laem Sing, Chanthaburi; Tel.: 099 259 6832.
Rak Khao Bai Sri Community: 11/1 Mu 4, Tambon Khao Bai Sri, Amphoe Tha Mai, Chanthaburi; Tel.: 086 834 9604.
Ban Samet Ngam Women’s Reed Mat Weaving Group: 40/3 Mu 11, Ban Samet Ngam, Tambon Nong Bua, Amphoe Mueang, Chanthaburi; Tel.: 089 881 4344.
Pa Louie and Lung Thom’s Oyster Farm: Tha Chalaep Community, Tambon Bang Kachai, Amphoe Laem Sing, Chanthaburi; Tel.: 089 803 0020.
Bao Ploy Lek Phet: 11 Mu 8, Tambon Siphaya, Amphoe Tha Mai, Chanthaburi; Tel.: 087 822 9138.
Gems and jewellery that are known for their quality and design at reasonable prices.
Quality Chanthaboon reed mats, a renowned handicraft of Chanthaburi.
Fresh fruit including salacca, durian, mangosteen, longan, and other seasonal fruit.
Malva nut juice that besides quenching thirst, also has numerous medicinal properties.
Proecessed products; e.g., shrimp paste, durian toffees, Chanthaburi noodles, etc.
High-quality pepper that has a good fragrance that’s needed for every household.