9 Days Recreational Laos Holiday

Luang Pragang-Muang Ngoy-Pakse

Tour Code: TAT-Laos-01

Tour Type: Private Tour

Price from: US$1060 Free Inquiry

Tour Feature

  • Fine-designed Laos tour route for recreation
  • Classic Luang Pragang tour lead you to enjoy an authentic Laos
  • Enjoy the beautiful natural view in Pakse
  • Re-trace the French colonial times escorted by the local experienced tour guide

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Day 1Arrival Luang Pragang

Transfer service to hotel

Meals: No meal
Accommodation: Villa Santi Hotel ★★★★

Arrival at Luang Prabang international airport, you will meet your local tour guide, who will then transfer to your hotel.

Luang Prabang City ViewLuang Prabang City View

Day 2Luang Pragang

Morning alms, Wat Visoun, Wat Siengthong, Royal Palace Museum, Wat Mai

Meals: Hotel Breakfast
Accommodation: Villa Santi Hotel ★★★★

An optional early start gives you the fantastic opportunity to participate in the daily morning alms giving ritual to saffron clad monks. This tradition is unique to Laos, being the only Buddhist nation still preserving this procession. Stop and visit fresh local markets and back to hotel for breakfast.

This morning, depart to visit Wat Visoun, the site of impressive Thad Makmo stupa. The rounded dome is stylistically more Sinhalese than Lao. Then visit to the most photographed temple, Wat Xiengthong, which is located at the end of peninsular closed to the confluence of Mekong and Khan River.

This afternoon, continue to former Royal Palace, now the National Museum. Then take a visit Wat Mai, a temple renowned for its golden bas-relief. During Pimai, the Lao New Year, the Prabang normally housed in the Royal Palace Museum is brought and put on public display in this temple.

Royal PalaceRoyal Palace

Day 3Luang Pragang

Village visit with bamboo experience, cotton spinning, weaving, ect, Kuang Si Waterfall

Meals: Hotel breakfast, Lunch
Accommodation: Villa Santi Hotel ★★★★

After breakfast at the hotel, you will be picked up from hotel to the venue located inside a small village overseeing rice field to participate in the Bamboo Experience. You will be explained on usage on bamboo to make various items and also given experience to play their childhood games with metal balls, crossbow arrow. Participate in a bamboo weaving course with the guides of an expert teacher. Try with a knife to cut the bamboo into several pieces and then weave them for about an hour to complete your own mat that you will take with you as a keepsake.

Then, enjoy great time learning about using bamboo in cooking, such as: bamboo shoot soup, bamboo shoot with banana leaf with sticky rice ... Afterwards, savor your creations in the traditional Laotian house (Pavilion style).

In the afternoon, travel outskirt of Luang Prabang, driving through green rice paddies and farms. Stop for visit a few villages of H’mong and Lao Loum people. Your guide will introduce you to local people, which is a great opportunity for you to involve with their daily activities such as wooden cotton spinning, weaving, rice harvesting and green vegetable farms. On your arrival at the Kuang Si Falls, enjoy the spectacular main waterfalls surrounding of orchids inside the park and falls cascade over many calcified tiers and down several hundred feet into a series of cool, turquoise pools.

Village Visit
Village Visit

Day 4Luang Pragang-Muang Ngoy

Ban Nayang Village, Nam Park Market, Pa Thok Cave, Boating trip to Muong Ngoy

Meals: Hotel breakfast
Accommodation: Ninh Ninh guesthouse – Local best

This morning, we will drive to Nong Khiew. Stop to visit Ban Nayang Village and Nam park market en route. Arriving in Nong Khiew, we will visit Pa Thok Cave and walk around to discover Nong Khiew town before embarking on boat to Muong Ngoy.  Arrival and check-in Ninh Ninh guesthouse in Muong Ngoy.

Mekong River Cruise
Mekong River Cruise

Day 5Muang Ngoy-Luang Prabang

Pak Ou Caves

Meals: Hotel Breakfast
Accommodation: Villa Santi Hotel ★★★★

After breakfast, visit some local villages before walking back to Muong Ngoy. Embark on boat to cruise back Nong Khiew, from which we drive to Luang Prabang. Visit Pak Ou Caves at the confluence of the Mekong and Nam Ou Rivers. In these 2 caves hundreds of sacred centuries-old Buddha images are displayed, which are the object of pilgrimages during the Lao New Year festivities around mid-April. Heading to Luang Prabang, check in hotel in Luang Prabang for overnight.

Pak Ou CavesPak Ou Caves

Day 6Luang Prabang-Pakse

Boloven Plateau, Tad Fane Waterfall

Meals: Hotel Breakfast
Accommodation: Athena Pakse Hotel ★★★★

Transfer to airport for flight to Pakse. You are welcomed by local guide, then transferred to visit Boloven Plateau. As soon as you leave Pakse the road climbs in elevation as you ascend onto the Plateau. The area of volcanic rock makes for suburb tea and coffee plantations which thrive on the rich soil and the cooler climate. Visit Tad Fane Waterfall, which just need a further 2km driving from Tad Fane, with a pleasant walk or drive through the coffee plantations. Transfer back.

PaksePakse

Day 7Pakse-Don Khong

Wat Phou, 4000 Islands

Meals: Hotel Breakfast
Accommodation: Pon Arena-Local best

After breakfast, depart for short city tour in Pakse, and then transfer to Champassak and visit the temple ruins of Wat Phou. Heading to 4000 Islands area. On arrival, check in hotel in Don Khong. Spend your time to discovery the largest island located in the Mekong River, southern Laos.

Wat PhouWat Phou

Day 8Don Khong-Pakse

Khong Island, Liphi Waterfall

Meals: Hotel Breakfast
Accommodation: Athena Pakse Hotel ★★★★

After breakfast, transfer to Ban Nakasang where you start your cruise to Khong Island. Arrival and begin re-tracing the French colonial times here as many remnants (old pier, stream railway, French buildings) stand still. Continue to visit the gorgeous Liphi Waterfall, which is a must-see for waterfall-lovers. Cruise back Nakasang village. Head to your hotel in Pakse.

4000 Islands
4000 Islands

Day 9Departure Pakse

Transfer service to airport

Meals: Hotel Breakfast
 

Free at leisure before transfer to international airport for departure.
 

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Price Includes

  • Internal flight or train as specified
  • Private transfer between the airport or railway station, attractions, and hotels
  • Private licensed English speaking guide and driver service
  • Hotel accommodation with daily breakfast on sharing basis
  • All attraction entrance fees as specified
  • Meals mentioned in the itinerary

Price Excludes

  • International air tickets or train tickets for arrival and departure
  • Gratuities to your tour guide and driver on your own discretion
  • Visa Fees
  • Personal expenses
  • Optional tours, meals, activities and services
  • Comprehensive travel insurance

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