HANDICRAFT WORKSHOP

Siem Reap, Cambodia

@ LOTUS FARM by Samatoa

Ideally located just on the outskirt of Siem Reap on the road to Phnom Krom and the Tonlé Sap lake, LOTUS FARM By SAMATOA is one of the most popular tourist attraction in Siem Reap, after the majestic Angkor Wat. It targets Eco-conscious travelers looking for authentic handicrafts and learn the wonderful story of the Lotus Flower.

Through full/half day handicraft workshops and classes, learn how to transform the lotus flower into unique handicraft souvenirs.
Learn how to do it yourself and make your own lotus fiber yarn, lotus paper, lotus seed bracelet, lotus tea, lotus fiber meditation stick, lotus incense, lotus pistil soap and lotus moon cake.

Reservation 24h in advance

Samatoa lotus textiles is a social enterprise funded in 2003. They use the sacred lotus flower to create unique handicrafts items while supporting vulnerable women in Cambodia.

Samatoa logo

Lotus Discovery
2 hours

35$/Pax

● Visit Lotus Fields
● Fold your Lotus Flower
● Make your own lotus paper
● Create your own Lotus Yarn bracelet
● Make your own Lotus Seeds Bracelet
● Create own Lotus Meditation Wicks
● Make your own Lotus Incense sticks

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Lotus discovery
Half day

50$/Pax

● Visit Lotus Fields
● Make your own Lotus Tea
● Make your own handicraft Lotus Soap
● Create your own Lotus Cake
● Fold your lotus flower
● Make your own lotus paper
● Create your own Lotus Yarn bracelet
● Make your own Lotus Seeds Mala
● Create your own Lotus Meditation Wicks
● Make your own Lotus Incenses sticks

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Lotus Discovery
1 hour

25$/Pax

● Fold your lotus flower
● Make your own lotus paper
● Create your own Lotus Yarn bracelet
● Make your own Lotus Seeds Mala
● Create own Lotus Meditation Wicks
● Make your own Lotus Incenses sticks

All activities include :

● Material and equipment required for the activities
● Guided visit of the lotus textile production and the other used of the lotus flower
● Lotus tea and lotus fruits tasting
● Fresh water
● Participants own their craft and can bring it home.

Booking at least 24hrs in advance is required

Samatoa lotus farm cover
Traditional Buddhist lotus lamp
Traditional lotus seed Mala
Making lotus paper

Want to buy handicrafts made from the sacred lotus flower?

A souvenir store complete the Lotus Farm Tour and offers unique handicrafts made from the sacred lotus flower: lotus textiles, lotus scarves, accessories, lotus seeds jewels, lotus teas, lotus cosmetics, …

Samatoa Lotus farm souvenir shop
Lotus scarf by Samatoa
Lotus souvenir store by Samatoa, wallets and handbags
Samatao lotus sleeping masks
Lotus harvesting
Making lotus tea
The lotus fibers in a lotus stem
Extracting fibers from the lotus stems
Hand weaving lotus fibers by hand

Want to learn how to transform the Sacred Lotus Flower in unique sustainable handicrafts? And how it can support hundreds of the most vulnerable women in Cambodia?

The Lotus Farm is a free tourist attraction in Siem Reap, targeting eco conscious travelers looking for knowledge and authentic handicrafts.

Want to taste our premium Flower Lotus Tea?

And homemade organic biscuits made from the lotus seeds?

Then, relax on a scenic spot with a 360o view on the paddy and lotus fields.

Samatoa Tea Lounge on the rooftop
Tea lounge by Samatoa
Samatao tea lounge lotus products
Samatoa Tea Lounge
Haute couture jacket and lotus flower
Haute couture dress by Samatoa
Haute couture dress by Samatoa
Haute couture choosing colors

Want to create your own dream clothing and full collection?

Tailoring services since 2003 for individuals and fashion designers.

Bring your best models, patterns or drawings, choose from our home made fabrics and we will partner with you to transform your dream in reality.

Visit us

Lotus farm opens everyday from 8am to 6pm, free guided tour. Soft-drinks and clean restrooms are available for customers.

Bookings are required for workshops and best done by phone or Whatsapp

LOTUS FARM BY SAMATOA, 9, Road 63, 17250 Siem Reap, Cambodia