Extensive short tour through Luang Prabang, which is listed as an UNESCO World Heritage site.
Upon arrival pick up at the airport by the local guide with transfer to the hotel. After freshen up, the city tour starts with the Royal Palace Museum, giving you an overview of the local past. Continue to the watermelon shaped Wat Visoun. The next stop is by the Wat Xiengthong. This gorgeous temple is built in classical Luang Prabang style and has a roof which is almost touching the ground. In the later afternoon visit Mt. Phousi. The view over the Mekong River and the city of Luang Prabang is fantastic as well as the sunset. Transfer back to the hotel for overnight.
Pick up after breakfast in the hotel with short transfer to the boat pier. During the following cruise you can enjoy the view over the tranquil countryside. By the Ban Muangkeo starts a short trek to the mysterious Pak Ou caves. The two caves are in a limestone cliff on the banks of the Mekong. They contain thousands of Buddha statues, vary in sizes and shapes. On the way back by boat to Luang Prabang stop by the artisan village of Ban Nongxai.
Early afternoon drive to the stunning Kuang Si Waterfall. Relax and swim in the clear pool or take a walk along the jungle trails. Before returning back to the hotel, stop by the nearby Bear Rescue Centre. Their main task, besides protecting the rare Asiatic Black Bear, is to rehabilitate them, after rescuing the bears from poachers.
After breakfast spend the remaining hours till the transfer to the airport at your own leisure.
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Air-conditioned car /van and driver
English speaking guide (French and German speaking guides available upon request)
Rates include all entrance fees as per program.
Accommodation as listed on twin sharing basis
Daily breakfast in the hotel (B)
Other meals as per itinerary (L/D)
Domestic flights as per itinerary
Laos entry visa
Children under 12 years sharing room with 2 adults with extra bed 70% of adult rate.
Children under 12 years sharing room with 2 adults without extra bed 50% of adult rate.
Valid only if child travels with two paying adults.