|Producing salt at the ancient Salt Pits in Bo Klua|
Although everybody talks about Bo Klua the ancient salt pits are actually in the village Ban Bo Luang what is the district Bo Klua. And Bo Klua district is in a valley of the mountain range Doi Phu Kha at the eastern side of Northern Thailand, about 90 km north of Nan city. Located in the remote mountains that were once the home of people of the Nan Kingdom. This area was rich because of the many place where salt could be extracted. And at Ban Bo Luang are 2 old salt pits where you can still see how salt is extracted (but in the Bo Klua district are actually more old salt pits). The most famous Ancient Salt Pit is along the small river in Ban Bo Luang and there are a few coffee shops and souvenir shops around it. The second Ancient Salt Pit is at the old post-office in Ban Bo Luang. For more information about Nan province see Destination Travel Guide Nan.