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Tour Information

Price: US$ (included taxes & service charge)
Routes: Vientiane - Vang Vieng - Xieng Khuang - Luong Prabang - Pakse.
Duration: 08 Days/07 Nights.
Depart from: Vientiane - Return to: Vientiane.

Description

Summary: Our 8 days journey takes us from the waterfalls and islands of the Mekong, through charming colonial buildings and ancient monuments, to the hills, caves and spectacular scenery of the North. From the moment you arrive at the airport until the day you leave, you will be in the hands of one of our expert tour leaders, all of whom live in the region and have an appreciation and sensitivity to the local culture. Our small group trips are never larger than 10 people, to preserve the integrity of the places we visit.
 
Tour Type: Land tour + well selected hotel + domestic flights/trains, private guided with your own English speaking guide ( unless otherwise specified), your own driver at your own pace and schedule.

Itinerary

Day 1: Vientiane Arrival

Arrive in Vientiane. Meet your guide at the airport, transfer to hotel for check in. In the afternoon, city tour. Visit That Luang Stupa, Pratuxai, Ho Prakeo, Wat Sisaket. Watch the sunset on the banks of Mekong River. Overnight at hotel.

Day 2: Vang Vieng - Luang Pra Bang

Transfer to airport for flight to Luang Pra Bang. Transfer to hotel. In the afternoon, city tour. Visit the National Museum in the former Royal Palace. Climb Phousi Hill, visit Wat Visoun, Wat Mai… Overnight in Luang Pra Bang.

Day 3: Luang Pra Bang

Visit Wat Xieng Thong. Exursion to Pak Ou with boat trip on the Mekong River to visit rice-wine distillation site at Ban Sang Hai on the way. Upon arrival visit to holy Tham Ting Caves with thousand of Buddha statues. Afternoon travel by road to see Kouang Sy waterfalls. Continue to visit and shop Tai Lu textiles at Ban Pha Nom, visit mulberry paper making at Ban Xang Khong. Overnight in Luang Pra Bang.

Day 4: Luang Pra Bang - Vientiane - Flight

Transfer to airport for flight back to Vientiane. Free at leisure. Night in Vientiane.

Day 5: Vientiane - Pakse - Flight.

Transfer to airport for flight to Pakse. Travel by vehicle to view Khone Phapheng waterfalls (the biggest waterfalls in SE Asia on Mekong River). Boat to Done Khone. See Li Pi waterfalls and local boat cruise to see the fresh water dolphins. Overnight in Done Khone.

Day 6: Pakse

Local boat to the main land. Travel by road to see Wat Phou (ruins of pre-angkor temples). Continue the road to Bolaven Plateau to see Tad Fane (38km from Pakse) and coffee plantation. Overnight in Pakse.

Day 7: Pakse - Vientiane - Flight

Transfer to airport for flight back to Vientian. Rest of the day free at leisure.

Day 8: Vientiane Departure

Transfer to airport for departure flight. End of services.

Tour Prices

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12 - 15 Pax

16 Pax Up

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Note: Number of Person in Group/Pax Tour cost per Person (in US $)

Trip includes:

  • All Transfers by private car or bus as mentioned in tour program.
  • English/French speaking local guide.
  • All entrance fees for sightseeing and visit for whole trip.
  • Accommodation at hotels specified with full board.
  • Elephant Riding
  • AirTicket + Airport tax: LuangPrabang - Vientiane, Vientiane - Pakse
  • Guide's fee and expenses for whole trip

Trip excludes:

  • International air tickets to Vientiane
  • Lunches and dinners
  • Laotian visa fee of USD 20.00 net per person (stamped in Bangkok)
  • Laotiane visa upon arrival at USD 30- net per person
  • Expenditure of a personal nature, such as ; personal insurance, drinks, souvenirs and laundry, etc
  • Departure airport tax in Vientiane = USD10.00 net per person