Akha Farmville Chiang Rai Is A Sheep Cafe With Panoramic Mountain Views Like In New Zealand

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Akha Farmville in Chiang Rai


There are pet cafes and then there are cafes like Akha Farmville. If you’ve grown up with Mary Had A Little Lamb, then you’d definitely want to read on to see how this pet cafe looks like. While other pet cafes have dogs and cats, this one has its very own flock of sheep – & yes, little lambs come with them.

So if you’re ready to find out more about this wonderful sheep cafe, then read on to find out more about this breathtaking attraction hidden all the way up in Chiang Rai, the north of Thailand.

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Enter the farm with a free drink for ฿100


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Akha Farmville is situated high up in Chiang Rai’s mountains – alm0st as if the resort is touching the clouds – so do make sure to dress warmly during your visit here.

For only ฿100 (~USD2.89), you’d get to enter the farm and snap photos with the endearing flock of sheep. Afterwards, head to their little cafe inside to redeem your free coffee drink that comes with the farm entrance fee.

Image credit: @Akhafarmview 

The cafe is tastefully decorated with straws befitting the chilly and farm-style environment that Akha Farmville creates with its position overlooking a mountain valley. How it holds up against the storms… I have no idea. But boy, is this little cafe sturdy.

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There are tiny benches outside the cafe to rest on while sipping your coffee, after redeeming your drink. The positions of the benches are perfect for taking in the morning mist and beauty of the mountain valleys whilst you’re here. Honestly, upon laying eyes on this scenery, the blue skies and vibrant green immediately take me back to Queenstown, New Zealand.

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And if you happen to be here during sunset, this is the sort of view you’d get. Just look at that flock of sheep grazing the fields so casually. What a life.


Depending on time of day, get surreal photos with the flock at Akha Farmville


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Online reviewers agree that the best time to pop by Akha Farmville for a visit would be in the early mornings. While it’s all chilly and misty, can you think of anything better than snuggling up to your very own little lamb. Bring out dem Mary vibes right now please.

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You can also feed the sheep here with the grains that will be provided by the staff. Once you bring out that basket, just watch as the whole flock moves to surround you.

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But of course, should you find yourself paying the cafe a midday visit instead, go for shots like that – which makes the valley look completely different. For this particular pic, I’m getting those boho-chic Sahara desert vibes for sure.

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In the wee hours of the morning, you’ll probably catch sunrise shots like this, being the one to feed the lovely flock their breakfast for the day – all while the soft light of the sun graces the scene.


Getting to Akha Farmville Chiang Rai 


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If you’re anything of an animal lover, especially of four-legged furry creatures – you’d fall in love with Akha Farmville. Not only are the sheep adorable to look at, they are also incredibly friendly and affectionate. Anything for treatos, right?

So if you’re looking to switch up your itinerary to something a little bit different, make sure to bookmark this homestay before you make your next visit to Chiang Rai, Thailand.

Akha Farmville Chiang Rai
Address: PGRQ+W99 337 Wa Wi, Mae Suai District, Chiang Rai 57180, Thailand
Opening Hours:
Monday – Thursday, 7.30AM – 5.30PM | Friday – Sun, 7.30AM – 6PM
Telephone:
+66 9 3815 0646
Akha Farmville Chiang Rai Facebook | Instagram | Google Maps


Cover images adapted from: @phingpit, @Akhafarmview , @Akhafarmview

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