4 Days explore Luang Prabang package tour
- Tour code: BRT02
- Discover Luang Prabang city, visit some famous temple in here such as Wat Visoun, Wat Xiengthong, Wat Mai
- Enjoy the stunning mountain scenery and witness the simple rural lifestyle passing by, green rice paddies & beautiful of Kuang Si waterfalls.
Day 1: ARRIVAL IN LUANG PRABANG
Upon arrival at the Luang Prabang international airport, you will be transferred to your hotel.
Meals for the first day will be up to you to organize on your own. Overnight in hotel.
Day 2: AUTHENTIC LUANG PRABANG – CITY TOUR
An optional early start gives you the fantastic opportunity to participate in the daily morning alms giving ritual, to the iconic saffron clad monks. This tradition is unique to Laos, being the only Buddhist nation still preserving this procession. Stop and visit fresh local markets and back to hotel for breakfast.
In the morning you will depart to visit Wat Visoun, the site of the impressive Thad Makmo stupa. The rounded dome is stylistically more Sinhalese than Lao. As we continue on, we visit Wat Aham. Then, visit to the most photographed temple, Vat Xiengthong, located at the end of peninsular close to the convergence of the Mekong and Khan rivers.
This afternoon will continue to the former Royal Palace, now the National Museum. Visit Wat Mai, a temple renowned for its golden bas-relief. During Pimai, the Lao New Year, the Prabang normally housed in the Royal Palace Museum is brought out and put on public display in this temple.
Overnight at the hotel in Luang Prabang.
Day 3: LUANG PRABANG – PAK OU CAVE - KUANG SI WATERFALL
This morning we will transfer to the pier where you will board a traditional long tail boat for a relaxing cruise upstream, on the mighty Mekong River. Enjoy the stunning mountain scenery and witness the simple rural lifestyle passing by. You will reach Pak Ou caves at the joining of the Mekong and Nam Ou Rivers. In these 2 caves are displayed hundreds of sacred centuries-old Buddha images which are the object of pilgrimages during the Lao New Year festivities around mid-April. Cruising back Luang Prabang we will stop and visit Ban Xang Khong, a weaving village, where you can jump into wooden looms with a local expert for an introductory lesson on how to use a weave and become a local expert.
This afternoon we will driving through green rice paddies and farms, on route to the majestic Kuang Si waterfalls, enjoy a short trek along the trails of the falls to visit the Bear Rescue Centre. Enjoy spectacular views surrounded by fields of orchids inside the park, as the falls cascade over many calcified tiers, down several hundred feet into a series of cool, turquoise pools.
Return to Luang Prabang.
Overnight in the hotel.
Day 4: LUANG PRABANG - DEPARTURE
You are free to explore until it is time to be transferred by our driver to the airport for your international flight.
- English speaking guide as mentioned
- Accommodation as mentioned
- All transfer in vehicle with air-conditioning
- Meals as mentioned as ‘included’ in the program
- All entrance fees during the sightseeing trips
- All excursions, cruises and activities as mentioned in the program
- Service charges & Government tax
- International flights
- Visa fee & Travel insurance
- Meals not mentioned and beverages
- Personal expenses