Luang Prabang is a beautiful and tranquil dream-like setting with a fusion of foreign influences and splendid landscape scenery, making this an idyllic, unspoiled and charming destination for visitors. It is no wonder this amazing city has been declared a World Heritage City by UNESCO. The Ancientcity was the former capital of Laos, with a reign of more than 63 kings over 600 years. Luang Prabang is known as the ‘Thousand Pagoda City’, there are countless intriguing architectural highlights in the sleepy and once royal capital...
* BRIEF ITINERARY:
Day 1: Arrival – Luang Prabang Sightseeing Tour
Day 2: Luang Prabang Travel Package Tour to Pak Ou Cave – Pak Ou Cave Sightseeing Tour (B/-/-)
Day 3: Luang Prabang – Departure (B/-/-)
Day 1: LUANG PRABANG STOPOVER TOURS: ARRIVAL – LUANG PRABANG SIGHTSEEING TOUR
On arrival at the airport, you will be met & transferred to your hotel. After a short rest, we’ll take a visit to the impressive stupa of Wat Visoun and the shrine of Wat Aham and Wat Mai. We then climb up to the top of Mount Phousi for an enjoyable exploration of the sacred, gilded stupa as well as a beautiful sunset view of the city and the Mekong River. From there, we explore the Night Market, where you can find a lovely selection of handmade textiles made by the hilltribe and local people surrounding Luang Prabang. We end tour today.
Overnight in Luang Prabang.
Alms around Luang Prabang – Night Market
Day 2: LUANG PRABANG STOPOVER TOURS: LUANG PRABANG TRAVEL PACKAGE TO PAK OU CAVE – PAK OU SIGHTSEEING TOUR (B/-/-)
Today, we’ll start our tour by enjoying a short-guided tour seeing the city’s oldest temples of Wat Sene and the magnificent Wat Xiengthong with its roofs sweeping low to the ground, which represents classical Laotian architecture. We then embark on a cruise upstream on the Mekong River, which also gives us a breathtaking view of the tranquil countryside as well as exploring the mysterious Pak Ou Caves, two linked caves crammed with thousands of gold lacquered Buddha statues of various shapes and sizes left by devoted pilgrims. Along the way, we will stop at the village of Ban Xanghai, where the local rice wine is produced. On return, we take a short drive to another small village Ban Phanom, which famous for its hand weaving. We end our tour today and free time for you to walk around its ancient streets.
Overnight in Luang Prabang.
Today is the last day for our tour and we’ll visit the National Museum (closed Tuesdays) at the former Royal Palace. It displays a collection of artefacts reflecting the richness of Lao culture dating from the days of the early kings right through to the last sovereign. There will also be time for us to look around the Central Market. After visiting these sights in the morning, there may be free time (depending on your flight) to venture into town and stroll around the shopping area. The tour ends after your transfer to the airport for departure.
Pak Ou Caves – Temple in Royal Palace Museum
•Transportation in private
•Accommodation in twin shared room
•Boat trip as stated in above sights
•English speaking guide
•Admission fee to indicated sights
•Meals: daily breakfast at hotel
•Gov’t tax and service charge
•Luggage handling and drinking water
•Visa stamping fee on arrival
•All air tickets in/to/from Laos
•Travel Insurance in all kinds
•Lunch or dinner unless where stated
•Single room (quoted separately)
•Other foreign language guide
•Peak tourist season or special event rates
•Tip, drinks and other personal expenses
* 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