Laos Explore 6 Days
Vientiane-Plain Of Jars-Luang Prabang
|Day 1: Vientiane – Arrival-City Tours (Meal-Lunch)|
|Welcome to Vientiane. Our Laos tour guide will meet you on your arrival and escort you to your hotel. After check in we will take a short sightseeing trip of Vientiane, taking in some of the local favourites. The Religious Museum housed in the temple at Wat Sisaket, predates the Siamese war of 1828. It features the famous cloister, the wall of which features 6,840 ceramic and silver statues of the Buddha. Wat Ho Prakeo is the former home of the Emerald Buddha but today it contains a collection of Buddha statues and antiquities. Pha That Luang, The Great Stupa, is a symbol of the Laos Nation. It is the single most important monument in the country. It was built to cover an original small Stupa which holds a section of the breastbone of Buddha. Patouxy (The Triumphal Arch) was built between 1957 and 1968 and commemorates the dead of past conflicts. It has become one of the most famous landmarks of the city of Vientiane. Your Laos Tour then returns to your hotel to relax.|
|Day 2: Vientiane – Xiengkhouang Meal-None)|
|By Lao Airlines QV401 @ 1500-1530pm
Breakfast will be served at the hotel and your morning remains free before your brief afternoon flight Xiengkhouang. After transfer from the airport, Visit MAG Office, where you can watch about bombing film. Overnight in Xieng Khaung.
|Day 3: Xieng Khuang-Plain Of Jars-Mung Khoun(Meal-Lunch)|
|After breakfast, Visit Phonsavanh Market before we will visit the Plain of Jars site 1 &2. This has been nominated as a UNESCO world heritage site. It is the most bombed site per head of capita in the world. It is where the US armed forces jettisoned unused ordinance after bombing raids. We will also visit the old capital of Muang Khoun Province and the nearby villages. These are home to the Hmong hill tribe and Tai Dam people. Your Laos Holiday package then stops over night in Xiengkhouang|
|Day 4: Xiengkhouang – Luang Prabang(Meal-Lunch)|
|Today, we head out to Luang Prabang (270Km – 7 hours drive) On the way we will visit the 200 year old Buddha images in Thampra. Then our Laos tour package visits the different hill tribe villages along the route. The villagers always provide a friendly welcome and good photo opportunities. We will travel through the glorious mountain and forest scenery and then we will arrive at Sala Phou-khoun. Here we will take a short coffee break. The journey then takes us over mountainous regions to Luang Prabang. The tranquillity and charm of this town with its splendid natural scenery and cultural sights make it one of the most delightful places to visit in Laos. Our Laos tour party will be stopping here for the day. After checking into your hotel, [if time permits] we will visit the impressive stupa of Wat Visoun , the shrine of Wat Aham and Wat Mai. From there, we explore the Street Night Bazaar. Here you will find many souvenirs and superb textiles. These are handmade by local and hill tribe people from the surrounding areas. Your Laos vacation then remains overnight in Luang Prabang|
|Day 5: Luang Prabang – Pak Ou Cave-Kuang Sii Fall(Meal-Lunch)|
|We will have breakfast at the hotel. Afterwards we will take a cruise upstream on The Mekong River. This provides a different perspective to the wonderful surrounding countryside. From here we will visit the mysterious Pak Ou Caves. Which are crammed with thousands of gold lacquered Buddha statues of various shapes and sizes. Later we will stop off at the village of Ban Xanghai. Which is famous for its local rice wine.
Afternoon, we will travel 30 Km out of town to the beautiful Kuang Sii waterfall where you can relax, swim or take a short stroll up to the top of the falls. On the return journey we make a short visit to the Black Hmong village. This ancient people originate from the mountainous regions of China, Vietnam, Thailand and of course Laos. We then return to the hotel to relax. We’ll stay overnight in Luang Prabang.
|Day 6: Luang Prabang – Tour-Departure(Meal-Lunch)|
|After breakfast, Visit National Museum, Visit Wat Xienghtong. We will visit the impressive stupa of Wat Visoun , the shrine of Wat Aham and Wat Mai.
After these sites, Transfer you to airport for your departure. End of trip.
Price per pax:
Valid until 30Sept 2018
Vientiane-Xieng Khuang 98USD/PAX
Tour Price included:
- All land Transports by air-con van
- Local Experienced English speaking guide
- Entry fees
- Mineral drinking water
- Meals as mentioned in program
- Private Boat trip to Ou Cave-Luang prabang
- Service charge
- Laos Government Tax
Tour Price does not include:
- Visa fee upon arrival
- Meals are not mentioned in program
- Flight Vientiane-Xieng Khuang
- Personal expense does not include in program
- International flight tickets
- 7% VAT and 3.5% Service charge for paying by credit card
- Bank fee (depends on how much your bank charge) for wire money to our bank account
PRICE AND ITINERARY ARE SUBJECT TO CHANGE WITHOUT PRIOR NOTICE