HM King Bhumibol has installed several Royal Projects throughout the Kingdom to benefit hill tribe peoples. Such programmes aim to provide an initial financial boost to villages as well as advice and guidance to get them started on the road to self sustaining activities such as farming and the sale of handicraft work.
The Khun Wang Royal Project is located in the mountains near Doi Inthanon National Park about 60km southwest of Chiang Mai. Various activities has been installed by the Royal Project that have given villagers profitable work and a better livelihood. The Khun Wang project is also home to a research center devoted to studying the uses of macadamia nuts.
- Open days
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday, Sunday
Mae Win, Mae Wang, Chiang Mai 50360 Thailand