Offering a unique experience, head to a local organic farm where you are invited to interact and explore each step of a rice harvest.

Learn how rice is farmed, using water buffalo for ploughing and the traditional manual process of ranking, transplanting, sowing, grinding and pounding – prepare to be challenged! The tour ends with a tasting of traditional foods made from rice. You will have a new appreciation for rice and an admiration for the people of Lao who, to this day, continue to harvest rice without modern machinery.

Destination Laos
City Luang Prabang
Departure Location Hotel
Duration 2.5 hours

Tour Schedule

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