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

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Day 2.           Luang Prabang – Pak Ou cave – 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

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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

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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-  Luang Namtha (Express train C82 1021 1051)

After breakfast, take a short walk to the village of Khamu people and see how these colorful people live before catching the train to Luang Namtha, situated on the Tha River, or Nam Tha. Upon arrival, you will be met our staff and transfer to your hotel for checkin. After a short rest,  we visit the Luang Namtha Museum, where collections of anthropological importance are on display. Ethnic garb, tools, instruments, and artworks can be seen here, providing insight into local culture and history. You’ll also visit Ban Nam Dee, the Lantern Village, where you can observe ethnic tradition in action and cool down by the beautiful Nam Dee waterfall. You’ll return to Luang Namtha in the evening for overnight.

Accommodation: Included

Meal: Breakfast, Lunch

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Day6: Luang Namtha- Muong sing

After breakfast, we make our way to Muong Sing, on the way we stop to visit hill tribe villages: Ekor (Aka ) and Lan Taen people who used to be a group of Sino – Tibet people, After lunch we discover the way of the life of hill tribes, we will also visit Chieng Tung stupa, Ban Nam Ded Village, Ban Nam Mai Village of Yao people and the Laos-China border Pang Thong local check point. Return to Luang namtha and set the time at your leisure. Overnight in Luang Namtha

Accommodation: Included

Meal: Breakfast, Lunch

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Day7: Luang Namtha- Vientiane (Express train C81 12.15 15.45)

Breakfast at the hotel, we catch the highspeed train to Vientiane. On arrival at in the capital, you will be met by our staff and transferred to your hotel. Vientiane is a charming and fascinating place, with an interesting mix of Lao, Thai, Chinese, Vietnamese, French, and American influences. After a short rest, an orientation walk is a pleasant way to spend the day, strolling around some of the city’s most historical sites and seeing some of the French colonial architecture. We’ll bask in the sunset by the Mekong Riverside and continue to explore until the late evening. Overnight in Vientiane.

Accommodation: Included

Meal: Breakfast, Lunch

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Day 8. Vientiane – Buddha park

Today we begin to see the major sights of the capital, including Wat Sisaket, which contains more than 8000 Buddha statues, Wat Ho Prakeo the former home of the Emerald Buddha statue and That Luang Stupa, the single most important monument in Laos. We also see the Patuxay (Lao Arc de Triomphe), which was built in commemoration of those who died during past wars and today it is the city’s main landmark.

In the afternoon we transfer out to see Buddha Park, a scattered and enchanting collection of Buddhist and Hindu sculptures near the Friendship Bridge. There are approximately 200 religious images here. Observing the spectacular sunset view over the Mekong River is a perfect way to finish the day. Overnight in Vientiane.

Accommodation: Included

Meal: Breakfast, Lunch

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Day9. Vientiane – Departure

After breakfast, (If time permits) We visit the Morning Market and the weaving village of Ban Nong Bouathong. The tour ends after your transfer to the airport for departure.

Accommodation: N/A

Meal: N/A

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Price quoted in USD per person:

No. of Person 1 (solo) 2  3-5  7-9  10-13 14-16 Single Sup.
3*  $      2,212  $      1,168  $          934  $       760  $       707  $       670  $       267
4*  $      2,541  $      1,333  $      1,099  $       925  $       871  $       835  $       432
5*  $      2,772  $      1,449  $      1,214  $    1,040  $       987  $       950  $       547

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

English speaking guide

Train ticket Luang Prabang- Oudomxay- Luang Namtha- Vientiane

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





VIENTAINE                 Lao Orchid hotel (Superior room)

LUANGPRABANG      Villa Chitdara (Standard room)

OUDOMXAY               Namkat Yorlapa (Standard room)

LUANG NAMTHA      Phou Iu Bungalow (Standard room)


VIENTAINE                 Eastin hotel (Superior Balcony room)

LUANGPRABANG      Le Belair Resort (Ganier room)

OUDOMXAY               Namkat Yorlapa (Standard room)

LUANG NAMTHA      Pou Villa (Superior room)


VIENTAINE                 Crown Plaza (Standard room)

LUANGPRABANG      Villa maly (Superior room)

OUDOMXAY               Namkat Yorlapa (Standard room)

LUANG NAMTHA      Pou Villa (Superior room)