Below we have listed some useful  links regarding Thailand, our town of Soppong, Mae Hong Son connected with the many hill tribes of Thailand, health, meditation and more.  If you would like to add your link to our pages please contact us at

This is Albert's new website. Albert was the former co-manager of the Lisu Homestay.

He now offers the same high quality detox and meditation programs in Pokhara, Nepal. Guests of the Lisu Homestay program receive a 20% discount. I hope to see you there!

Scooter and motorcycle tours northern Thailand

A great guest house with many exciting Hill Tribe and trekking, kayaking adventures to offer, located near our village.

Great site for hill tribe crafts in Pai Thailand

Excellent link to information about Soppong area and Nepal.

Very friendly and knowledgeable folks, a great adventure tour.

A wealth of information about North Thailand and a link to the hot springs resort.

More Hill Tribe Adventures and cultural information

Even More Hill Tribe Adventures and cultural information.

Christian missionary reports on Lisu culture and lifestyle.

A very worthy cause to support education to indigenous tribes. Also a wealth of cultural information.

Another great cause to support the Lisu people raise their standard of living.

Information about the status of the ongoing government suppression and genocide of hill tribes in Myanmar (Burma).


Your Lisu Hostess

Susanan is a native Lisu lady, born in Nong Tong village near Soppong, Northern Thailand.  She is an expert in plant identification, both edible and medicinal plants, a massage therapist, an accomplished seamstress, a mother, grandmother, gardener, great cook, with a wealth of knowledge about living simply in a natural way. Her heart is bigger than her smile. She speaks Lisu, Thai and English. Her husband is an expat from America.

Come live with a Lisu family in a traditional bamboo or teak house.  Engage yourself in village life style by working and playing side by side with the Lisu people. Enjoy warm hospitality and the simple, earthy, modest, honest, loving and supportive Lisu community. Engage yourself in village life by working and playing side by side with the Lisu people. Experience cultural immersion, hill tribe style.

Our Mission...

Today the Lisu Hill Tribes are rapidly assimilating into modern Thai lifestyle. The ancient healing ways are falling away...

Our mission is to preserve and encourage the traditional lifestyle of the tribe by bringing people from around the world to experience the Lisu Hill Tribe lifestyle and help preserve it. At the Lisu Indigenous Health Retreat we support the old ways of healing and offer them to you.

Costs: Our fees vary from 350 baht/day for a simple home stay and no class, to 1000 baht/day for a class (some classes have added costs). All fees include room and delicious home cooked meals using mostly organic food from our garden. Click on a topic of your choice for more info OR:

Contact us: email or call 089-998-4886 in Thailand