Uncover the ancient religious capital of Laos, and be surprised by its serenity and spirituality by tuk tuk:
Overnight at hotel in Luang Prabang
Departure to the beautiful waterfall Khuang Sy to discover stunning nature and meet ethnic people in their traditional house made of bamboo, wood and palm leaves:
Overnight in Luang Prabang
Explore a lively riverside scenery, set on the banks of the Mekong River on board a traditional wooden boat.
Overnight in Kamu Lodge
Departure for the village of Ban Phanom: Small village weavers, charming and famous for its weaving methods which are based on typical motifs Laos ancestral knowledge and often unique to each family.
Overnight in Luang Prabang
Departure for the town of Vang Vieng, appealing in its natural karst formations sugarloaf.
A 170 kms from Vientiane, a beautiful road surrounded by rice fields and mountains.
Stop in a village and visit a tea plantation.
Approach Vang Vieng, boarding on the Nam Song River to reach the hotel.
Overnight in Vang Vieng
Marvel at the main attractions of the capital city such as temples and monuments:
Relax in the monastery of Wat Sokpaluang to assess in a quiet steam bath and massage. Amidst a large park, a hut on stilts as a steam room. A large outdoor heated pot a decoction of herbs and aromatic plants and, through a pipe system, steam is circulated in the steam room.
Enjoy dinner with the folk dance show.
Overnight in Vientiane
Cruise on the Mekong river to local Champasak, the former capital of the Kingdom of Champasak to explore its rich cultural heritage includes ancient temple ruins, French colonial architecture and its stunning nature:
Overnight in Khong island
Delve into the 4000 island, explore the lives of its inhabitants from hectic industry to peaceful contemplation and observe the French colonial style architecture
Return to Pakse and enjoy your free time until your transfer to the airport for your departure flight.
THE CULTURAL SIEM REAP – ANGKOR WAT. 4 Days/3 Nights
Day 1 – SAIGON – FLY – SIEM REAP Settle into a flight from Saigon to Siem Reap. Arrive and be welcomed by our guide and be transferred to your arranged accommodation. Overnight in a hotel with breakfast.
Day 2 – SIEM REAP – ANGKOR THOM – ANGKOR WAT Discover Sra Strang, Banteay Kdei, Prasat Kravan temples and visit the walled city of Angkor Thom. Explore Angkor Wat and afterward the town of Siem Reap, which has so much to offer tourists. In the evening, enjoy a Khmer dinner show with an Apsara dance performance. Overnight at your hotel in Siem Reap.
Day 3 – SIEM REAP – BANTEAY SREI – BANTEAY SAMRE – 3 BUDDHIST TEMPLES Drive through the spectacular countryside of Cambodia and get off-the-beaten-track. Here you will find Kor Ker which was the brief 10th century capital of the Khmer. Stroll through the forest to Kbal Spean, with its “river of a thousand Lingas,” a Hindu holy place. End the day with a colourful sunset behind the mountain temple of Pre Rup, dedicated to Shiva. Overnight in Siem Reap.
Day 4 – SIEM REAP – TONLE SAP – FLY – LUANG PRABANG Crossing beautiful landscapes of rice fields in the middle of the floating houses and houses on stilts, built to avoid the flood and ceramics. Navigate on the Tonle Sap Lake to discover huts of straw and bamboo, where you will enjoy traditional fishing techniques. This is one of the largest reserves of freshwater fish in the world. Take the plane to Luang Prabang and continue your tour with one of our other extensions or head back home.
HALONG BAY. WORLD HERITAGE SITE – Mythical and sublime. 5 Days/4 Nights
DAY 1. LUANG PRABANG/VIENTIANE – FLY – HANOI Fly from Luang Prabang or Vientiane to Hanoi where a Hanoi Voyages guide will meet and welcome you as well as transferring you to your hotel. Take a ride of exploration through the busy streets of the “Old Quarter” (over 1000 yrs old), by traditional cyclo, a tricycle ridden from the rear, giving an uninterrupted view of this historical district.
DAY 2. HALONG BAY – CRUISE & NIGHT ON BOARD From Halong port, board the junk and start the cruise. Lunch is served in the elegant dining room or on the outside deck. Navigate a beautiful route away from the beaten tracks of mass tourism, and explore the wonders of many islets, islands, and caves, plus enjoy some swimming or kayaking.
DAY 3. HALONG BAY – CRUISE – HANOI Start your day with a delightful breakfast with and astonishingly enchanting view under the morning sun. Explore the ocean by visiting the Vung Vieng fishing and pearl farm via a rustic row-boat and dive into the refreshing waters of the bay.
DAY 4. HANOI HIGHLIGHTS Early morning, discover Tai Chi on Hoan Kiem with your guide. Between culture and charm, take a glimpse and an introduction to the history and highlights of the nation’s capital by visiting: Ho Chi Minh’s Mausoleum Complex, the One Pillar Pagoda, Quan Thanh Temple, and Tran Quoc Pagoda, the Ethnology Museum and finally visit Dong Xuan market. You will taste the specialty “Cha Ca” for lunch.
DAY 5. HANOI DEPARTURE Free until your transfer to the airport for flight departure or extend your tour with one of our other suggestions for you.
MEKONG RIVER CRUISE – Nature and cultural Laos from the riverside. 6 Days/5 Night
DAY 1. ARRIVAL AT LUANG PRABANG You will be picked up at the airport and transferred to your hotel. Today you will have time to relax with a spa treatment or ride a bike around in Luang Prabang for pleasure.
DAY 2. DISCOVER LUANG PRABANG Start the day with the Almsgiving, which takes place daily at sunrise, beginning on the main street of Luang Prabang before spreading out to all the side streets.
DAY 3. THE CAVES OF THOUSAND BUDDHAS & HILL TRIBE VILLAGE The cruise will stop to visit the Ta Thing cave, which is famous for housing over 2.500 Buddha statues. The second stop of the day is at the Hill Tribe village of Baw, watch the traditional process of making Lao whiskey.
DAY 4. CRUISE ON MEKONG RIVER & VISIT TRADITIONAL LAOS VILLAGE The boat stops at a traditional village, where you have the chance to observe rural life along the Mekong and witness the daily life of an ethnic minority and their talented craftsmanship. You have reached the border to Thailand and will be transported to a resort in the mountains where dinner will be served.
DAY 5. COOKING CLASS IN THE MOUNTAINS Take a cooking class and learn how to prepare authentic Northern Thai recipes while enjoying stunning views of the surrounding mountains and valleys.
DAY 6. RELAXING & DEPARTURE FROM CHIANG RAI In the morning you will explore the estate farm by local e-tan tractors, and you will have the opportunity to stop and pick vegetables from the organic farm and fruit orchard while enjoying the view of the mountains and valleys. Transfer to Chiang Rai international airport.
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