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Culture & Heritages of Laos Tour – 5 Days

Tour Highlights
- Explore the capital of Lao, Vientiane
- Visit the Plain of Jars
- Seeing the old capital of Muang Khoun Province
- The Hmong hill tribe and Tai Dam people
- Visit Central Market of Phonsavanh
- Visit to the mysterious of Pak Ou Caves
- Luang Prabang - World Heritage Town, sightseeing

Dates: No fixed departure dates. You may go whenever you wish.
Starts/Ends: Vientiane - Luang Prabang
Tour Type: Landscape, Culture and Nature, Hill Tribe Discovery
Activity Level: Moderate, Easy walking and trekking
Group size: Private only - 1 person minimum and above
Tour Customizable: Absolutely! (Tell us your specific requirements in the inquiry form)

DAY 01: Vientiane: Arrival (Welcome Dinner)
DAY 02: Vientiane – Fly to Xiengkhouang (Meal: B)
DAY 03: Xiengkhouang – Drive to Luang Prabang (Meal: B)
DAY 04: Luang Prabang – Pak Ou Caves (Meal: B)
DAY 05: Luang Prabang – Departure (Meal: B)

DAY 01: Vientiane: Arrival (Welcome Dinner)
On arrival in Vientiane Capital, you are met and transferred to our centrally located hotel. After a short rest, we start to visit the major sights of the capital; including the oldest Wat Sisaket 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, sunset by the Mekong Riverside and late evening.
Overnight in Vientiane.

DAY 02: Vientiane – Fly to Xiengkhouang (Meal: B)
We board a short afternoon flight to Xiengkhouang, which was devastated by American bombing between 1964 and 1973. Upon arrival, we transfer out to visit the Plain of Jars, an impressive archaeological site where hundreds of large stone jars are littered all over the plateau. We also have time, this afternoon seeing the old capital of Muang Khoun Province and the nearby villages, home to the Hmong hill tribe and Tai Dam people. They have an interesting local culture and a colorful history.
Overnight in Phonsavanh.

Pha That Luang The Golden Stupa Laos
Luang Prabang
Plan of Jars Laos
Plan of Jars

DAY 03: Xiengkhouang – Drive to Luang Prabang (Meal: B)
Early morning, we visit Central Market of Phonsavanh to watch different Hill Tribes to barter and exchange merchandises. Then heading out the this small town to Luang Prabang, on the way, we drop off and see a site more than 200 years old Buddha images in Thampra and varied Hmong and varied hill tribe minority villages along the road. They are nice, friendly and welcome you to visit. After a photo stop, we continue driving up hill, enjoying mountain splendid natural scenery, forest and landscape. After a tea or coffee break at Sala Phoukhoun, where the T-junction of bordering meets Vientiane-Xiengkhouang-Luang Prabang. The journey will take us over mountainous region to Luang Prabang. 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 checking into hotel, we start seeing the impressive stupa of Wat Visoun, the shrine of Wat Aham, Wat Mai, 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. From there, 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.

DAY 04: Luang Prabang – Pak Ou Caves (Meal: B)
Today, we enjoy a short-guided tour seeing the city’s oldest temple of Wat Sene and the magnificent Wat Xieng Thong with its roofs sweeping low to the ground, which represent the classical architecture of Luang Prabang temple. We then embark on 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 local rice wine. On return, we take a short drive to Ban Phanom, well known for its hand weaving.
Overnight in Luang Prabang.

DAY 05: Luang Prabang – Departure (Meal: B)
Breakfast, visit the National Museum at the former Royal Palace, which displays a lovely collection of the artifacts reflecting the richness of Lao culture dating from the days of the early kings right through the last sovereign, and the Central Market are not to be missed. We visit these sights in the morning before catching a flight departs this small, charming city of former royal capital.
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Luang Prabang Laos
Luang Prabang
Pak Ou Caves Laos
Pak Ou Caves

Service Included
Private transport by van/bus, all transfer in/out, slow boat trip , accommodation in sharing twin room with meals as mentioned in the tour programme, admission fees to tour sites, local English speaking guide,1 bottle water/pax/day, Government tax, service charge.

Service Excluded
Travel insurance, entry visa fee, drinks during meal, personal expenses, banking transfer fee/Bank commission charge, all airfares both domestic & International flight and other not mention up above are in the charge of clients.

Child policy
Children less than 12 yrs old with out bed at 60% of adult fare.
Children less than 12 yrs old with extra bed & sharing room with 2 adults in a room at 80% of adult fare.
Children less than 12 yrs old with bed & sharing room with 1 adult in a room at 100% of adult fare.

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