Our New Book!

The Durian Tourist's Guide To Thailand 

Dreaming of durian?
Hungry for adventure?

Whether you want to take a trek through the jungle, hang out with elephants, chill on a beach, or just relax and enjoy the exotic atmosphere, we'll make sure you've always got some durian by your side. 

In this book we share everything we know about being a durian fiend on the loose in Thailand. Designed for the eco-conscious adventurer who has a real taste for durian, this book will help you connect with Thai fruit farmers and learn about sustainable horticultural practices, all while eating the best durian Thailand has to offer.

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Inside our One-of-a-Kind Travel Guide
  • Full color maps, photos, and mouth-watering durian pictures 
  • Guides to finding, selecting and buying the best durian ever 
  •  Insider tips to help you avoid getting ripped off for crummy durian
  • Seasonal and regional information to help you figure out when and where to go
  • Practical travel tips to help you navigate the back roads of Thailand
  • Cultural insights to give you a richer, more rewarding travel and eating experience
  • Directories of fruit farms, markets, and orchard accommodations
  • Advice on sourcing durian no matter where you stay in Thailand
  • Tips on traveling as a vegetarian or other special diets 
E-book Features
  • Embedded links to recommended website
  • Links to interactive google maps so you can get specific directions to farms, markets, and homestays
  • Effortless navigation between maps and sections
  • Bookmarks to effortlessly shoot back to key pages 
Get a free 10 page sample by clicking this link.

Here's what people are saying about The Durian Tourist's Guide to Thailand.
Love to learn? Love durian? Love Thailand? If you answered yes to any of these or all three then The Durian Tourist's Guide to Thailand is a must read. More than a travel guide, author Lindsay Gasik incorporates, a wealth of first hand experience, well research botanical knowledge and an obvious love of durian into this engrossing guide. I better keep this review short and go book some tickets!
- Ken Love, Hawaii Tropical Fruit Growers

I love love love this book, as a certified Durian Lover I know it will only help me and others grow in sweet creamy delicious Love!
For Years I have heard of the bountiful Fruit and especially the top class Durian that Thailand offers.. I have dreamed and planned many a adventure in my mind, this book right here has solidified it, I am Going and will Follow the Path of the Magical Durian as long as I can each time I visit!
Thank you Lindsay for creating such a Guide, for sure a blessing to us all! :) 
- Chris Kendall, The Raw Advantage

Tell other durian lovers what you thought of the book 
by leaving a comment below. Thanks!


  1. Got myself a copy and looking forward to reading it! Thanks for the hard work and dedication to share your findings.

  2. Got a copy. Looking forward to use it. Durian, here I come. Thank you, Lindsay and Robert for putting this book together this book.

  3. Mads and MichaelJune 6, 2014 at 6:09 PM

    Finally got the book! It really is an amazing piece of work. Hands down the best durian guide anyone can ask for! Thanks!


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