VISIT OUR LOTUS FARM SIEM REAP, CAMBODIA
Lotus Farm Siem Reap is a unique eco textile mill in the world. It aims to present though an entertaining manner, the exceptional manufacturing process of the most ecological textile made from lotus fiber.
After a guided presentation of the Sacred Lotus Flower and its symbolic meaning in the Asian cultures, the Lotus Farm offers visitors the opportunity to experience each stage in the creation of this luxurious and rarest fabric:
- First the harvest, or the way to gather the Lotus Flowers stems to keep the best quality of material,
- Secondly, the spinning, which consists to transform the Lotus fibers in a high quality thread. This very complex process must be realized exclusively by hand.
- Then, the weaving, from the preparation of the loom to the finished lotus fabric,
- And finally the re-use of the Lotus wastes which offer unique medicinal, nutritional and cosmetic properties.
Sampling of by-products derived from the lotus plant and a gifts shop complete the guided tour.
Visit our Lotus Farm in Siem Reap by yourself, it doesn’t require any reservation and the visit is free, you can find us through the link to Google Map here. You may choose a rickshaw from the center using PAssApp or Grab mobile applications, you will pay around 2.5 USD for one way.
Relax at our Sunset Rooftop Tea Lounge and enjoy a free Lotus Tea made locally and organically. It is located at the fourth floor of Samatoa’s building.
Want to learn more and make your own handicraft from lotus? Please follow the link to discover all our ”Make your own handicraft workshop” activities and book 24h in advance.
Lotus farm opens everyday from 8am to 6pm, free entrance. Soft-drinks and restrooms are available for customers.
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CONTACT @ LOTUS FARM BY SAMATOA
Address: 9 road 63 (Russei Luk), Phnom Krom, Siem Reap 17250, Cambodia