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Luang Prabang Excursion (a 4 day itinerary from Chiang Mai)

Day 1   Pick up from your hotel and transfer to Chiang Mai Airport. From Chiang Mai, it is a one hour flight to Luang Prabang. On arriving in Luang Prabang, you are transferred to your hotel.
Spend the afternoon strolling round Luang Prabang with your guide visiting some of the many impressive temples. Later in the afternoon climb up to Wat Phousi to get a panoramic view of the town.

Day 2  Visit the Luang Prabang Museum which used to be the Royal Palace.
Later in the morning take a cruise down the Mekong River to Pak Ou Caves which house thousands of Buddha images. Lunch is taken near the caves. On the way back, visit a village which is famous for distilling local whiskey. They also weave traditional material here.

Day 3  Drive to Kuang Si Waterfalls, about 20kms from Luang Prabang. These falls, cascade down limestone cliffs giving them a ethereal white appearance. Lunch is taken near the waterfall. On the way back, stop at a Hmong village and a village of weavers. There is time to relax at the hotel in the late afternoon.

Day 4  Depart from the hotel after breakfast for Luang Prabang Airport. Take a short flight back to Chiang Mai. Transfer to your hotel or connect to another flight (eg. Bangkok, Phuket etc.)

Luang Prabang Museum

Luang Prabang Explorer (a 5 day itinerary from Chiang Mai)

Day 1   Pick up from your hotel and transfer to Chiang Mai Airport. From Chiang Mai, it is a one hour flight to Luang Prabang. On arriving in Luang Prabang, you are transferred to your hotel. Free afternoon in Luang Prabang. Late afternoon, climb up to Wat Phousi for a panoramic view of the town and river.

Day 2  Cruise down the Mekong River to the Pak Ou Caves, which house thousands of Buddha images. Lunch is taken near the caves. On the way back, visit a village famous for distilling the local whiskey, as well as some local weavers.

Day 3  Visit the Luang Prabang Museum (former Royal Palace) and some of the impressive temples in the town area.

Day 4  A one day trek to visit the Akha and Hmong tribes. Walk approx. 2 hrs to see the hilltribe villages and also some traditional Lao villages. Afterwards visit the Kuang Si Waterfall; an impressive sight as the water cascades down the limestone cliffs.

Day 5  Depart from the hotel, after breakfast, for Luang Prabang Airport. Take a short flight back to Chiang Mai. Transfer to your hotel or connect to another flight (eg. Bangkok, Phuket etc.)

Pak Ou Caves

River Ou - outskirts of Luang Prabang


           The Price Includes:

                                               Luang Prabang Excursion
                                              Transfers to and from airports in Chiang Mai and Luang Prabang.
                                              Return air ticket -  Chiang Mai-Luang Prabang-Chiang Mai
                                              (Lao Aviation)
                                              Visa for Laos - stamped upon arrival in Luang Prabang
                                              Departure tax - from Thailand (500Bt) and from Laos ($10)
                                              Accommodation in Luang Prabang at a 4 star hotel (3 nights)
                                              Breakfasts - 3
                                              Lunches - 3
                                              All entrance fees and activities as mentioned.

                                              Luang Prabang Explorer
                                              Transfers to and from airports in Chiang Mai and Luang Prabang.
                                              Return air ticket -  Chiang Mai-Luang Prabang-Chiang Mai
                                              (Lao Aviation)
                                              Visa for Laos - stamped upon arrival in Luang Prabang
                                              Departure tax - from Thailand (500Bt) and from Laos ($10)
                                              Accommodation in Luang Prabang at a 4 star hotel (4 nights)
                                              Breakfasts - 4
                                              Lunches - 4
                                              All entrance fees and activities as mentioned.


The cost of this trip for 2 people (sharing a twin or double room) is as follows:

Please note that this is a private tour. At no stage of the trip will you be joining other groups or other people. You will have your own personal guide throughout the tour.

If would would like to know the price of these tours for a group of more than 2 people, please E mail us info@wayfarersthailand.com  NB. minimum group size is 2 people.

  Luang Prabang Excursion

US$838/person   = total US$1676

Luang Prabang Explorer

US$1014/person     = total US$2028

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