- Duration: 09 Days
- Location: Laos
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A classic trip suitable for any traveling style whether it be a solo exploration or a family exploration with children that has been designed to explore the main and most exciting culture of Laos through historical tourist attractions in 9 exciting days!
DAY 01: LUANG PRABANG – ARRIVAL (-/-/-)
Arrival in Luang Prabang, meet with our representative, transfer to hotel, check in and the rest of the night is on your own to explore the night market. Overnight stay in Luang Prabang.
DAY 02: LUANG PRABANG – PAK OU CAVES (B/-/-)
Breakfast at your hotel, we start our first day to explore the following sites one-by-one:
Visit the Traditional Art and Ethnology Center, this is where you learn about the ethnic tribes & cultures
Visit Wat Xieng Thong with its classical Laos Architectural Style
Board a cruise to enjoy the serene beauty of the Mekong River
Visit mysterious Pak Ou Cave with the 1000 Buddha statues inside the cave
Back to Luang Prabang to visit Royal Palace and its impressive Museum
We end the tour by visiting the Wat Siphoutha Baht. Overnight stay in Luang Prabang
DAY 03: LUANG PRABANG – KUANG SI WATERFALLS (B/-/-)
Wake up early in the morning to see the Alms giving ceremony to the monks, and after, we will take a short visit to the morning market, this is a place where one can find almost anything from A to Z. Return to hotel for breakfast, then we take a walk toward the Phousi Hill where we have a panoramic view over the town as well as the mighty Mekong River. We then pay a visit to Wat Visoun, Luang Prabang’s oldest temple, Overnight stay in Luang Prabang.
DAY 04: LUANG PRABANG – XIENGKHOUANG (B/-/-)
After breakfast is an excursion drive to Xiengkhouang to visit the famous historic Plain of Jars, then on our way we stop to visit some local villages to get familiar the local rural life. Arrival in Phonsavan and check into your hotel.
DAY 05: XIENGKHOUANG – MUANG KHOUN – PLAIN OF JARS (B/-/-)
Today is an excursion to visit the historic Plain of Jars, there is vast and huge Plain of Jars that is an archaeological site dating back to almost 2000 years ago, there are many jars - heights vary from 50cm to the 3m. In the afternoon, enjoy a few hours trip to Muang Khoun where we can see the Giant Buddha as well of some old pagodas that lie in ruins. Return to Xiengkhouang for an overnight stay.
DAY 06: XIENGKHOUANG – VANG VIENG (B/-/-)
Today we spend our time to visit the nearby villages to meet with the Hmong and the Tai Dam Hill Tribes that live in a absolutely isolated area, but live in their own unique culture. Then after, we leave Xiengkhouang for our interesting drive to Vang Vieng, we will arrive in Vang Vieng by late afternoon. Upon arrival, we will board the leisurely local longtail boat through the Nam Song River, enjoy your time, Overnight stay in Vang Vieng.
DAY 07: VANG VIENG – VIENTIANE (B/-/-)
In the morning, we have time to take a walk through the town or visit the morning market to get familiar with the peoples daily life, after we visit the limestone cliffs as well as caves and caverns around Vang Vieng such as Tham Jang Cave, leave Vang Vieng to Vientiane, en route we stop to visit Vang Xang, a famous site dating back to late 11th century. Arrive and check in at your hotel for an overnight stay.
DAY 08: VIENTIANE – CITY TOUR (B/-/-)
Vientiane city tour to visit the Wat Sisaket, this is said to be one of the most beautiful temples in all of Southeast Asia, then after we visit the nearby Wat Phra Keo, a temple more of a museum than a religious place, then visit the Patuxai Monument where you will have panoramic views of the city. Back to hotel for a short rest, we suggest you have your dinner near the bank side of the Mekong River. Overnight stay in Vientiane.
DAY 09: VIENTIANE - DEPARTURE
Free day on your own exploration until our driver transfers you to the airport for your departure flight back home, End of the trip.
What are included ?
- 8 nights hotel accommodation with daily breakfast
- Boat trip in Mekong River as mentioned above
- Meals as mentioned B - L - D
- Transport services by private vehicle
- Admission fees
- English speaking guide
What are not included ?
- International and domestic airline ticket
- Visa Services
- International Departure Tax
- Insurance services
- Tips and personal plans