The story is of the old Boonmee who suffers from kidney failure. As a yoga practitioner, she feels precisely what is happening inside the body, and she realizes she will die within 48 hours. By asking his parents, he asks them to take him to the hospital because he wants to die at home. Arrived there, Boonmee is met by his deceased wife, reappeared to take care of him. His dead son, reincarnated in a jungle monkey, reappears.