Farming in the Jungle

The Exchange

Hi, my name is Wat and my wife's name is Poh. We have 2 boys, Wichai (age 10) and Suwicha (age 5). We live in a small Karen village called Huay Khao Lip in the Mae Wang area just outside of Chiang Mai city (around 1.5 hours drive from the city). We need help with farming work and building and we invite volunteers to come and stay in our farm. All helpers must contribute 250 baht per person per day.


25 hours of help per week

Handyman: Help with a wide range of repairs or building.

Farming: Plant crops, sow seeds and help in outside tasks.

Gardening: Help grow plants and cultivate gardens

What you get

1 day off per week

Private Room: You will have a bed in a private room. In other words, a room just for you.

Breakfast: You are entitled to a free breakfast, every day of your stay.

Lunch: You are entitled to a free lunch, every day of your stay.

Dinner: You are entitled to a free dinner, every day of your stay.

Pick Up: We will pick you up when you arrive, and take you to our property.

Language lessons: Take free language classes at our place.


Beginner English

Over 18 years old

What's not included

Flights, Travel Insurance, Internal Transportation and Visa