If you are looking for an ecotourism destination that provides a perfect blend of nature and delicious food and drinks to chill out in this summer, then Choui Fong Tea Plantation is the place to be. In this issue, Techno Society Magazine takes you into the largest tea plantation in Thailand.
Choui Fong Tea Plantation is located in Amphur Mae Chan, Chiang Rai province. Covering more than 1000 rai of land, Choui Fong is considered to be one of the largest tea plantations in Thailand, with more than 50 years of experience and expertise in tea cultivation. Now run by the second generation, the plantation grows tea under the optimal conditions produced by Mother Nature. Tea leaves are harvested with utmost care and must be picked at the most suitable timeframe.
Choui Fong Tea grows several distinctive types of tea including Green, Jasmine and Oolong Teas. Harvested tea leaves are sent to local and international tea manufacturers for further transformation. Choui Fong also comes out with its own in-house tea-based products.
Choui Fong Tea plantation offers a magnificent view of terraced green tea bushes covering rolling hillsides. Visiting the plantation at sunrise or sunset, you can see emerald tea leaves glittering with a golden light from the sun on the horizon – perfect for picture taking.
If you wish, you can walk through the lush green field, absorbing the atmosphere that you will never find in a city. You can also capture pictures of various scenes in the plantation which is frequently used as a set for many local movies and drama shows. What’s more, Choui Fong Cafe offers a variety of food, desserts, and drinks – all made with tea as ingredient. Special dishes include spicy tuna salad with tea leaves; fried spring rolls stuffed with tea leaves; and Yunnan Spaghetti sprinkled with tea leaves. The restaurant also serves many savory sweets, including green tea and Thai tea cakes as well as green tea and Thai tea crepe cakes, which are the newest additions to the menu. It also offers a wide selection of tea-based drinks, such as blended Matcha with red beans or hot oolong tea that will warm your throat and your soul.
You can stay and eperience magical atmosphere while tasting delicious, unique dishes and drinks in one of the largest tea
plantations in Thailand with cool weather atmostphere all year round today.
Choui Fong Tea Plantation
97 Moo 8 Pasang, Maechan, Chiang Rai, 57110
Tel: (+66) 053 771 563 Fax: (+66) 053 956 109