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Eyes on the Mekong
(Trip of 5 Days & 4 Night)

Brief itinerary :

Jour 1 : Huay Xai – Pakbeng
Jour 2 : Pakbeng – Pak Ou – Luang Prabang
Jour 3 : Luang Prabang. Half day city tour – Kuang Si
Jour 4 : Luang Prabang – Flight to Vientiane. Visit city
Jour 5 : Vientiane – Departure.

Detailled itinerary :

Day 1: HUAY XAI- PAKBENG ( L, D) (6.5h by boat)

After your arrival in Houeixay, crossing the border by the bride, meet you guide in Laos then transfer to Houexai boat pier by Tuk Tuk ( shared with other passengers). Take private traditional boat to Pakbeng. 

Day 2: PARBENG – PAK OU CAVES– LUANG PRABANG (B, L, D) (340km/ 8.5h by boat)
Full breakfast at lodge, (Optional: walk to Pakbeng market, where people from the surrounding minority villages exchange their goods).
At 08:30 board on a board for the second leg of the cruise. A short stop to discover a Hmong village before having buffet lunch on board. Continue to Pak-Ou village at the mouth of the Nam Ou River, and then visit Pak Ou Caves "Cave of a thousandBuddha's". On the way to Luang Prabang a brief stop is made to observe the traditionalprocess of manufacturing local rice alcohol. Arrive in Luang Prabang before sunset. Dinner at local restaurant. Overnight in Luang Prabang.

Day 3. LUANG PRABANG– HALF DAY CITY TOUR– KUANG SI WATERFALL (B, L, D) (35km/ 45 minutes by road)
Your half day city tour begins with a visit to the Royal Palace Museum, which hosts a range of interesting artifacts. We then head to the magnificent Wat Xiengthong with its roofs sweeping low to the ground, which represents classical Laotian architecture. We also have time to visit the impressive stupa of Wat Visoun and the shrines of Wat Aham and Wat Mai. In the afternoon we will visit local villages of Lao ethnic minority groups at Ban Ouay, a Hmong village, Ban Ou a Laoloum village and Ban Thapene, a Khmu village. This then takes us to the beautiful Khouangsi Waterfall where you can cool off with a refreshing swim in the pools or walk along the forest trails. We then return to Luang Prabang by early evening. Lunch & dinner at local restaurant. Overnight in Luang Prabang.

Day 4: LUANG PRABANG – VIENTIANE – HALF DAY CITY TOUR  (B, L, D) (Flight) (410km/ 40 minutes by flight)
You will be transferred to the airport for your flight to Vientiane. Upon arrival you will be checked into your hotel and following lunch. Your half day city tour enables us to see the major temples of Vientiane including the oldest, Wat Sisaket, a temple of thousands of miniature Buddha statues, and the former royal temple of Wat Prakeo, which previously housed the famous Emerald Buddha Image. We also visit Lao national icon, That Luang Stupa, and we stop to take some pictures of the imposing Patuxay Monument, which is Vientiane’s own Arc de Triumph. Lunch & dinner at local restaurant. Overnight in Vientiane.

Day 5: VIENTIANE – DEPARTURE
After breakfast, there will be free time for your own exploration of Vientiane before catching a flight to Siem Reap-Cambodia


Price
Price net per person in US$
All prices are valid till 30th September 2016

 

Tour price in USD net per person in group of

Surcharge

Categories

2

3- 4

5- 9

10- 14

15- 18

19 up

Single

Standard

  1,212

     941

     724

     571

     527

     428

     130

First Class

  1,291

     1021

     803

     650

     606

     508

     202

Superior

  1,394

     1.135

     926

     780

     737

     643

     288

Deluxe

  1,454

  1,195

     985

     740

     797

     703

     362

Note : Surcharge for the below period :
       -    Supplement Compulsory gala dinner Dinner on 24th Dec & 31st Dec 2016at Villa Santi Resort = 65$/pax
      -        Supplement compulsory Gala dinner on 24 and 31 Dec 2016  at Luang Prabang View Hotel = 65 USD pax

  • Surcharge period : 1-5 Jan and 24-31 Dec  at Chitchareun Muang Luang Hotel  = 16 USD/room/night 

Supplements flight:
LUANG PRABANG- VTE: 105USD /pax included airport tax

The above tariffs are subject to be changed accordingly to the increasing of gasoline cost till 30th day prior to the date of departure.

Note : Surcharge for the below period :
       -    Supplement Compulsory gala dinner Dinner on 24th Dec & 31st Dec 2016at Villa Santi Resort = 65$/pax
      -        Supplement compulsory Gala dinner on 24 and 31 Dec 2016  at Luang Prabang View Hotel = 65 USD pax

  • Surcharge period : 1-5 Jan and 24-31 Dec  at Chitchareun Muang Luang Hotel  = 16 USD/room/night 

 

Hotels quoted in above package based on ROH and similar category

Hotel location

Standard

First Class

Superior

Deluxe

Pak Beng

Phetxokxay
(Standard)

Phetxokxay
(Standard)

Pakbeng Lodge
(Superior)

Pakbeng Lodge
(Superior)

Luang Prabang

Chitchareun Muang Luang Hotel
(Standard)

Villa Santi Resort
( Deluxe)

Luang Pravang View Hotel
( Superior) 

Villa Maly
(Superior)

Vientiane

Sengtawan
(Superior)

Vientiane Plaza
(Superior)

Lao Plaza Hotel
( Regular floor)

Green Park
( Deluxe)


Inclusive of above prices

Exclusive of above prices

- Transportation by private air-conditioned vehicle with driver
- English speaking guide
- Accommodation based on twin sharing room including breakfast.
- Lunch and dinner in the local restaurants as per program
- Entrance fees and excursions according to program

- Visa stamping fee on arrival
- Int’l air tickets to/from Laos
- Domestic airticket
- Travel Insurance in all kinds
- Other foreign language guide
- Peak tourist season or special event rates
- Tip, drinks and other personal expenses
- Other services not mentioned in the program.

 

Additional Remarks:
Itinerary is subject to change depending on the confirmed flights, road conditions, and room availability.
Hotels listed in above might not be upto standard of your expectation, especially in the remote area where limitation of accommodation.
Prices are subject to change in case of VAT or other tax increases and USD currency fluctuations.