Thailand can be qualified as the paradise of fruits, indeed this country is full of many exotic fruits all more interesting and good to the taste one than the other we can see it with banana also called Gluay and the 20 types of bananas that grow in Thailand, but also with fruits like pomelos also called Som-O available during the whole year with many varieties.
Guava also known as Farang that was imported from Central America and West Indies to here is now grown in many areas in Thailand, Papaya or also called Ma-Law-Kaw often used in local dishes like Som Tam, Mango also called Ma-Muang which is one of the well-known fruit in Thailand and has a lot of varieties and can be eaten in even more different ways.
Thailand’s Kingdom is also one of the largest producers of pineapple (Sapparod), growing the whole year, this fruit can be tasted in a lot of different forms.
But the rarest and most exotic fruit among all this is the Dragon Fruit also known as Pitaya or as Gao Mung Gorn.
Have you ever heard of the dragon fruit? It is a very well-known fruit indigenous to Southeast Asia and Central America.
The fruit itself is hard to miss due to its appearance, it has a pink skin with overlaid or scale-like leaves that look a little like the fruit is engulfed in flames which gave it the name of Dragon Fruit.
The Pitaya is cultivated in tropical area in the world and Thailand has the perfect climate for it.
About the fruit in itself, the meat of the fruit is sweet and juicy, its slightly crunchy texture of its meat which is usually white or red, and the presence of small black edible seeds can be compared to kiwis.
Moreover, the Dragon Fruit’s leaves are edible or can also be steeped as tea!
Dragon fruit is a beautiful fruit that is packed full of all kinds of health benefits that you can take advantage of when you enjoy our find the Dragon Fruit challenge game!
Furthermore, it is also a fantastic source of other nutrients like calcium to help develop strong bones and teeth, iron to promote the production of healthy red blood cells, and phosphorus to aid in tissue and cell growth, maintenance, and repair.
Other known benefits of Pitaya include a boost for the immune system, promoting fast recover of wounds or bruises, and reducing the risk of respiratory problems. All these benefits, plus the fruit’s delicious taste are more than enough reasons for you to want to try one!
In addition to discovering the particularities of this fruit, this activity will allow you to discover the day life in Bangkok and the culture alongside real residents of the city as it takes places in the heart of Bangkok’s market!
As a team, you will have to cooperate and trust your sense of orientation to find Dragon Fruits that you will share together as a reward. This activity is perfect for team building!
The Dragon Fruit’s game will make your taste of the reward that much sweeter. After spending some time playing this challenge game, the taste of the Dragon Fruit will be a welcome and refreshing way to finish the activity!
This is a great way to learn about some of the most popular tropical fruits in Thailand and to have a taste that you are sure to never forget!
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