Jom Jang enjoys a certain amount of popularity due to two local income-generating groups consisting mostly of local women farmers who decided to put their minds and skills together to form OTOP (One Tambon One Product) and homestay groups. The village also recently received local and national television coverage regarding a local project to plant sunflowers along the Mekong River.
Jom Jang is 18 km east of Nong Khai. To reach Jom Jang by public transport, take Bus 4537 (direction Phon Phisai).
- Mekong River - The river lies at the village's doorstep. Across the river is Lao PDR Laos.
- Sunflowers - During the cold season, take a look at sunflowers along the Mekong.
- Women's Group - Visit the local women's group to sample local homemade snacks.
In the village, you can purchase local products made by the women's group, including salted egg, dried fish, and a variety of peanut snacks.
The village has a noodle shop. In addition, you may arrange meals with the homestay and women's groups.
- Jom Jang Homestay.