DAY 1.          Arrival – Luang Prabang

Upon arrival, you will be met by our staff and transferred to your centrally located hotel. Luang Prabang is perhaps the best-preserved traditional city in Southeast Asia. The tranquility and charm of this town with its splendid natural scenery and cultural sights make it one of the most delightful places to visit in Laos. After a short rest, we’ll  visit to The National Museum at the former Royal Palace, which displays a lovely collection of artifacts reflecting the richness of Lao culture throughout the ages and Wat Mai; we then climb up to the top of Mount Phousi to explore the sacred, gilded stupa as well as capture a beautiful view of the city and the Mekong River at sunset. From there, we visit the Night Market, where you can browse through a lovely selection of handmade textiles. Overnight in Luang Prabang.

Accommodation: Included

Meal: Dinner

Mekong River Sunset in Laos | WAVEJourney

Day 2.           Luang Prabang – Pak Ou caves- Kuangsy Waterfalls

 Today, we enjoy a short-guided tour of the city's oldest temple, Wat Sene and the magnificent Wat Xieng Thong where you can see the impressive “tree of life” mosaic set in colored glass. We then board an upstream cruise on the Mekong River, which gives us a panoramic view of the tranquil countryside. We’ll make sure to stop at the Pak Ou Caves, sanctuaries consisting of two large caverns, both repositories for thousands of Buddha images. We will also stop at a few villages during the day, including Ban Muangkeo where the local rice wine is produced

In the afternoon, we head out of town 30km to the beautiful Kuangsy Fall. En route, stop to visit some ethnic minority villages and see how these colorful people live. We then continue to the beautiful Kuangsy Waterfalls where you can swim in the turquoise pools or walk along forest paths. Overnight in Luang Prabang

 Accommodation: Included

Meal: Breakfast, Lunch

Bike to Pak Ou Caves and boat trip back to Luang Prabang City full day 2024

Day3. Luang Prabang – Oudomxay (Namkat Yolapa) (Express train C86 12.30 13.45)

 After breakfast, we catch the express train to Oudomxay. Oudomxay province is residence to 23 ethnic minority groups located along the Nam beng river. Upon arrival, you will be met our staff and transferred to the jungle resort Namkat Yolapa. After check into your hotel, we will enjoy a short trek through the jungle to Namkat waterfall. Take your time at the waterfall before returning to the hotel for overnight.

Accommodation: Included

Meal: Breakfast, Lunch

Nam Kat Yola Pa - Day Tours - All You Need to Know BEFORE You Go (2024)

Day 4: Namkat Yolapa- Muang La

You set off in the morning in the direction of Pak Khai; this pleasant journey gives you wonderful views across the River Nam Pak, terraced rice fields and the small villages along the banks of the river. On your arrival, you start your trek along a mountain trail which follows a mountain stream meandering through the lush vegetation. You have the chance to meet the local farmers working in their rice fields and learn how they cultivate their lands, hunt for small game and fish in the mountain stream, before you enter into the tropical rainforest. After around 1½ hours, you leave the forest and arrive in the village of Ban Phavie; a beautiful Khamu village which sits on the top of a hill. After taking your lunch in the village, you continue on to some nearby waterfalls. You can relax in the cooling clear waters, lulled by the gentle breeze and tranquility of the falls (weather permitting). At around 14:30, you head back to Namkat Yolapa and arrive in the late afternoon.

Accommodation: Included

Meal: Breakfast, Lunch

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Day5. Oudomxay-  Dien Bien Phu

After breakfast, we venture into the mountainous and remote area of Northern Laos to Sophoun border. We will make sure to stop at the village of Pak Nam Noi, which is held every 10 days according to an ancestral calendar, a market where the villagers come to buy in the area. We also take a leisure walk surround the village of Khamu and temple before reaching to the border for passing to Dien Bien Phu (Vietnam).

Accommodation: N/A

Meal: N/A

Dien Bien Phu highlights and travel guide


Price quoted in USD per person:

No. of Person 1 (solo) 2  3-5  6-9  10-13 14-16 Single Sup.
3*  $      1,470  $          735  $          586  $       442  $       401  $       387  $       156
4*  $      1,586  $          793  $          644  $       499  $       468  $       445  $       213
5*  $      1,753  $          876  $          717  $       583  $       542  $       524  $       297

Included in the price

Excluded in the price

Private air-conditioned transportation

Private boat trip as stated in above sights

Accommodation with BRF on double/twin share

Train ticket Luang Prabang- Oudomxay

English speaking guide

Admission fee to indicated sights

Meals: lunch or dinner as mentioned

Government tax and service charge

Drinking water & Tissue


Visa stamping fee

International & domestic flights

Travel Insurance in all kinds

Meals: lunch or dinner where not stated

Tip, drinks, personal expenses and others




LUANGPRABANG      Villa Chitdara (Standard room)

OUDOMXAY               Namkat Yorlapa (Standard room)


LUANGPRABANG      Le Belair Resort (Ganier room)

OUDOMXAY               Namkat Yorlapa (Standard room)


LUANGPRABANG      Villa maly (Superior room)

OUDOMXAY               Namkat Yorlapa (Standard room)