Day 01: Luang Prabang Arrival
Arrival in the UNESCO World Cultural Heritage City of Luang Prabang, which is perhaps the best - preserved traditional city in Southeast Asia with a huge amount of tranquility and charm. On arrival, we transfer you to your hotel.
After a short rest, your guide will lead you up the steps to the top of Mount Phousi for an enjoyable exploration of the sacred, gilded stupa as well as viewing a beautiful and panoramic sunset over the ancient city and the Mekong River.
In the evening you may wish to visit the Night Market, which is great for local textiles and local art. Overnight in Luang Prabang.
Day 02: Luang Prabang - Pak Ou Caves - Kuang Sy Falls (Breakfast included)
After breakfast, we enjoy a short-guided tour seeing the city’s oldest stupa of Wat Visoun and the shrines of Wat Aham, Wat Mai, Wat Sene and the magnificent Wat Xiengthong. We then board a cruise upstream on the Mekong River, which gives us a panoramic view of the tranquil countryside as well as an interesting visit to the mysterious of Pak Ou Caves, two linked caves crammed with thousands of gold lacquered Buddha statues of various shapes and sizes left by pilgrims. Along the way, we stop at the village of Ban Xang Hai, where they make the local rice wine. Afternoon, travel to Kuang Sy falls with stopovers at minorities villages. Overnight in Luang Prabang.
Day 03: Luang Prabang - Departure (Breakfast included)
An optional early start gives you the fantastic opportunity to participate in the daily morning rituals of saffron-clad monks collecting offerings of Alms from the faithful residents. This tradition is very unique in Laos, being the only Buddhist nation still preserving the procession.
Following breakfast, we visit The National Museum at the former Royal Palace, which displays a lovely collection of the artifacts reflecting the richness of Lao culture. Your guide can also take you to visit the silver smith’s, where they make fine local jewellery, the Fine Arts School or the Central Market before transfer to airport for depature flight.
Your Tour Package Includes :
ü Transportation in private air-conditioned vehicle with driver
ü Boat rental fee if applicable in tour program
ü Accommodation: twin sharing room at the mentioned hotels with daily breakfast
ü Meals as indicated: B = Breakfast, L = lunch, D = Dinner
ü English or French speaking guide
ü Entrance fee to indicated sights
ü One bottle of mineral water per person per day throughout the program !
ü Fresh tissue and some fruits while touring
Your Tour Package Excludes :
ü Travel insurance
ü Tips and gratuites
ü Other meals than mentioned above
ü Visa stamping fees, international flight & departure airport tax
ü Expenditure of a personal nature such as drinks, souvenirs and laundry , etc
Whilst every effort will be made to carry out the programme shown above, minor changes may are sometimes necessary, depending on road conditions and weather. All prices inclusive of taxes unless stated otherwise in the Exclusion.