Home Laos Tours LAOS 02: Vientiane – Luang Prabang

LAOS 02: Vientiane – Luang Prabang (4 days)

  • Tour Code: LAOS 02
  • Tour route: Vientiane Vientiane Luang Prabang Luang Prabang

Tour Itinerary

Day 1 ARRIVAL - VIENTIANE

Arrive in Vientiane in the afternoon, flight …….. Transfer to hotel. Free time at leisure. Overnight in Vientiane.

Meals included: No Meal

Day 2 VIENTIANE – LUANG PRABANG

After a breakfast, we start visiting the major sights of the capital; including the oldest Wat Sisaket, the temple with thousands of miniature Buddha statues and the former royal temple of Wat Prakeo previously housed the famous Emerald Buddha Image. On the way to the famous and sacred structure of That Luang Stupa, we stop to take some pictures of the imposing Patuxay Monument, which is well known as Vientiane’s own Arc de Triumph. Then we embark on one hour drive southeast of the city to Buddha Park.  It is a fanciful sculpture garden full of Buddhist and religious images dating back over 500 years. Of particular interest is a giant concrete pumpkin, its interior consists of three levels representing hell, earth and heaven. Ttransfer to airport for evening flight to Luan Prabang. Pick up to hotel then we explore Street Night Market, where you can find the lovely collection and handmade textile by local and hill tribe people surrounding Luang Prabang.  Overnight in Luang Prabang.

Meals included: Breakfast, Lunch

Day 3 LUANG PRABANG & PAK OU CAVES

This morning you may want to wake up early and participate in the daily early morning ritual of saffron-clad monks with their black Alms-giving bowls being given offerings from the local people, including the ubiquitous sticky rice.  On the way back to hotel you have a chance to visit Phousi Market where you will see such diverse offerings as dried buffalo skin, local tea and saltpeter among the chickens, vegetables and hill-tribe weavings. Laos is also known for its traditional crafts,

After breakfast, we enjoy a short-guided tour seeing the city’s oldest temple of Wat Sene and the magnificent Wat Xiengthong with its roofs sweeping low to the ground, which represent the classical architecture of Luang Prabang temple. Then you will visit Wat Visoun, and National museum.

In the afternoon we board a cruise upstream on the Mekong River, which also gives us a beautiful view of the tranquil countryside as well as an interesting visit to the mysterious of Pak Ou Caves, crammed with thousands of gold lacquered Buddha statues of various shapes and sizes. Along the way, we stop at the village of Ban Xanghai, where they make the distillation of local rice wine. On return, we take a short drive to Ban Xang Khong, well known for its hand-made of Jute Sar paper.

Late afternoon we then climb up to the top of Phousi Mount for an enjoyable exploration of the sacred, gilded stupa as well as a beautiful sunset view of the city and the Mekong River. Overnight in Luang Prabang.

Meals included: Breakfast, Lunch

Day 4 LUANG PRABANG – KUANGSI WATERFALL – DEPARTURE

Morning driving to the beautiful Kuangsi Waterfall where you can splash around in the pools or walk along the forest paths, return to Luang Prabang with a stopover at Ban Phanom, a well known weaving village. Transfer to Luang Prabang airport for your departure flight. End of the tour. 

Meals included: Breakfast, Lunch

Tour Price

Please contact us for the most recent price.

Inclusion & Exclusion

The above prices include

  • Hotel accommodations in twin or double sharing
  • All ground transfers in air-conditioned car/van/bus
  • Boat to Pac Ou
  • Meals half board (breakfast and lunch or breakfast and dinner) with Asian cuisines
  • English -speaking local guides.
  • Entrance fees.
  • Mineral water and cool facial towels during visits

 The above prices exclude

  • Any meals not mentioned above
  • All visa fees
  • Drinks and personal expenses.
  • Domestic air tickets and airport taxes Vientiane – Luang Prabang
  • International flights

Working Hours
Monday to Friday from 9:00 AM to 5:00 PM. Saturday from 9:00 AM to 12:00 PM (GMT +7 – Hanoi time).

To Top

Sitemap | About Us | FAQs | Payment & Conditions | Private Statement

Copyright © 2008 - 2019 by Sunny Land Travel . All Right Reserved