Discover the incredible beauty and timelessness of Laos on this private tour offering highlights and contrasting views of the two major cities.
Arrive Luang Prabang your local guide will meet you and transfer to your hotel before setting out to explore this peaceful city. Visit the former Royal Palace,Mt Phousi with panoramic views over the cit. Continue on to visit Xieng Thong temple the most beautiful in Luang Prabang and the Wat Phabat Tai monastery complex.
Today embark on a boat trip along the mighty Mekong River to visit Pak Ou Caves. thousands of gold lacquered Buddha statues are crammed into the towering limstone caves. On the way visit a local riverside village producing rice wine. In the afternoon visit the Kwang Si waterfall for either a short trek or swim. This evening receive a COMPLIMENTARY traditional Lao massage.
Today is at leisure for you to enjoy the atmosphere of this magnificent town, its temples and markets. In the evening we embark on a cruise downstream to a traditional village for a”Full Moon Dinner Cruise”
As the sun rises in Luang Prabang you are welcome to join in on an optional Alms Offering to the Buddhist Monks. Transfer to the airport for your flight to Vientiane, arrival transfer to hotel and commence sightseeing with highlights including Luang Stupa, and Pratuxai – the iconic victory monument. Next stop at the COPE visitor centre where you learn about UXO (the work completed for people affected by bombs.
Transfer to the airport or the Friendship Bridge (Thailand Border) for your departure and onward travel arrangements.
5 days, ex Luang Prabang
Private tour – daily departures
All accommodation as stated including daily breakfast, all sightseeing including entrance fees, all transport mentioned including domestic flight from Luang Prabang to Vientiane, local English speaking guide(s) and pre-departure information.