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About Your Trip
Laos has a history spanning for thousands of years, with archaeological finds, recent war ruins, and living heritage to show for it. From limestone karsts and misty mountains to the great Mekong, underground caves and jade-green waters.
3 Nights accommodation
Local professional English-speaking guide during the mentioned tours and surcharge for long distance
Tours and transfers as mentioned by private air-conditioned Car
All sightseeing and entrance fees
Daily drinking water and fresh towel towels on touring
Items not mentioned in itinerary
Items of personal nature
International and domestic airfares etc.
Overseas Insurance (mention all exclusions)
Tipping to the local guide, driver, waiters and bellboy
Day 1 : Luang Prabang
Arrive at Luang Prabang, you will be met by our representative who will transfer you to the hotel. Evening take the 328 steps that lead to the top of Mount Phousi where you will be rewarded with a marvellous view of the Mekong and Nam Khan Rivers. Stay at the Sofitel for 3 nights on a bed & breakfast basis.
Day 2 : Luang Prabang
After breakfast, enjoy a full day tour that begins with a visit to the former Royal Palace, now the National Museum, where you will explore the history of Laos. Continue on foot to Wat Mai, a temple renowned for its golden bas-relief, and Wat Sensoukarahm, Wat Xieng Thong, one of Laos’ most beautiful temples. After lunch, proceed to visit Wat Visoun, the holiest temple of the city. Continue to the Traditional Arts & Ethnology Centre, a museum dedicated to exploring the rich diversity of Laos’ ethnic minorities. Later in the afternoon, cross the Mekong for a short walk on the opposite side and climb to Wat Chomphet for a bird-eye view of the city at sunset.
Day 3 : Mekong River
After breakfast you will embark on a cruise up the Mekong River to Pak Ou Caves which is locally referred to as Tam Ting. These two caves are carved out of towering limestone cliffs and house thousands of gold lacquered Buddha statues. After Lunch, you will be driven through Luang Prabang countryside to Kuang Si Waterfalls (32km southwest of the city). Upon reaching Kuang Si Waterfalls, relax and enjoy the beautiful natural surroundings. Visit the bear sanctuary which is next to the falls, run by Free the Bears Fund Inc.
Day 4 : Airport
Today after breakfast, check out of the hotel and proceed to the airport for your flight back home.
Kuang Si Water Fall
Local Market Luang Prabang
Luang Prabang National Museum