Laos Discovery - 5 Days

Laos Discovery Tour

Our Laos Discovery Tour provides much more than just a rich wealth of history and culture. Laos is the only landlocked area in all of Southeast Asia. It is this unique position that has blessed Laos with the most breath-taking views and diverse terrains. The tropical climate Laos enjoys provides the perfect environment to enjoy mountain, cave and water adventures all year round.Luang prabang

Luang Prabang

The ancient town of Luang Prabang is situated in northern Laos. It was designated a UNESCO World Heritage Site in 1995. This beautiful town is considered by many travelers as being the heart of Laotian culture. Luang Prabang town is encircled by mountains and is 700 meters above sea level. It is also where the Nam Khan and Mekong Rivers meet.Laos -www.vietnamholidaysandtours.com

Vientiane

Vientiane is the capital of Laos. It is known for its relaxing laid-back atmosphere. Its list of quaint, uncrowded, impressive attractions reflects this fact. Age old Buddhist temples are scattered throughout this beautiful city. Visit quirky riverside markets sitting next to interesting cultural sites and colonial French architecture. Love it or hate it, life in Vientiane moves slowly. This provides the perfect opportunity to relax and soak up the atmosphere. Grab your camera and head out onto the streets; you’ll feel like a local in no time!

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DAY 01: VIENTIANE ARRIVAL

DAY 02: VIENTIANE CITY – LUANG PRABANG

DAY 03: LUANG PRABANG

DAY 04: LUANG PRABANG – PAK OU CAVE & KUANG SI WATERFALL

DAY 05: LUANG PRABANG

Day 1
DAY 01: VIENTIANE ARRIVAL

Welcome to Vientiane the Capital of Laos. You will be welcomed by your tour guide and private car at the airport. You will be taken straight to your hotel so that you may check in.

In the afternoon, you shall take visit to Patuxay monument, where you can climb the stairs to the roof for the most beautiful sweeping panoramic views of the city. Next, your tour takes you to That Luang, the holiest site in Laos. Constructed by King Setthethirat in the 16th century, the temple is resplendent as the sun that shines upon its towering golden spire.

Overnight in Vientiane at your hotel

Meal: None

Tour guide: None

Day 2
DAY 02: VIENTIANE CITY – LUANG PRABANG

Wake up and enjoy your breakfast at your hotel.

You start the day by visiting the highlights of Vientiane: Wat Sisaket, the only temple left intact after the Siamese (Thai) invasion in 1828. Wat Phra Keo: used as a religious museum, Wat Phra Keo displays a collection of both Lao and Khmer works of art. Also nearby is the Presidential Palace (Unfortunately visitors are not permitted inside). You will then continue to Wat Simuang, the most popular and venerated temple in Vientiane, as it is considered the guardian of the spirit of the city. Upon its grounds, you will find an Angkorian-era pillar and it is a popular belief that if you circle it three times and make a wish, then that wish will come true.

Enjoy a delicious Lao-style lunch at Makphet Restaurant.

You will then be transferred to the airport for a short flight to Luang Prabang in the afternoon. On arrival in Luang Prabang you will be taken to your hotel, after a short rest we take a climb up the 328 steps that lead to the top of Mount Phousi where you will be rewarded with marvelous views of the Mekong and Nam Khan Rivers. The Evening provides you some free time for your own leisure and enjoyment

Overnight in Luang Prabang at your hotel

Meal: Breakfast, Lunch

Tour guide: English speaking guide

Day 3
DAY 03: LUANG PRABANG

After breakfast, your city tour begins with a visit to the former Royal Palace, now the National Museum, where you will explore the history of Laos. Continue on foot to Wat Mai, a temple renowned for its golden bas-relief, and Wat Sensoukarahm. End this morning’s tour a Wat Xieng Thong, one of Laos’ most beautiful temple. Lunch in local restaurant.

In the afternoon, you will visit Wat Visoun, the holiest temple of the city. Continue to Traditional Arts & Ethnology Centre, a museum dedicated to exploring the rich diversity of Laos’ ethnic minorities. Traditional costumes, tools, and artifacts are on display alongside in-depth descriptions and written histories. It is a great opportunity to gain insight in to the Lao people (note: closed on Monday).

Later in the afternoon you cross the Mekong river for a short walk on the opposite side of the river. Climb to Wat Chompet for a different view of the city at sunset.

Overnight in Luang Prabang at your hotel

Meal: Breakfast, Lunch

Tour guide: English speaking guide

Day 4
DAY 04: LUANG PRABANG – PAK OU CAVE & KUANG SI WATERFALL

Optional: For early risers, there is a very special dawn visit to watch the monks collecting the alms. Return to the hotel for breakfast.

After breakfast you will embark on a beautiful cruise up the Mekong River to Pak Ou Caves. Locally referred to as Tam Ting, these two caves are carved out of towering limestone cliffs and contain thousands of gold lacquered Buddha statues.

In the afternoon, you will be driven through Luang Prabang countryside to Kuang Si Waterfalls (32km southwest of the city). Upon reaching Kuang Si Waterfall you can relax and enjoy the beautiful natural surroundings. Visit the bear sanctuary which is next to the falls, run by "Free The Bears Fund Inc". Evening is your free time to relax.

Overnight in Luang Prabang.

Meal: Breakfast, Lunch

Tour guide: English speaking guide

Day 5
DAY 05: LUANG PRABANG

After a good nights sleep its time for breakfast and some free time at your own leisure until transferring to airport for your next destination.

Meal: Breakfast

Tour guide: None

Inclusions

  • Accommodation in twin/double sharing with breakfast
  • Private transfer with air-conditioner van
  • Domestic flight Vientiane – Luang Prabang
  • Bottle of water daily
  • Regional English speaking guide
  • Boat cruise
  • Meals as indicated (without beverage)
  • All entrance and sightseeing fees
  • Taxes and service charges

Exclusions

  • Travel insurances
  • Laos visa
  • Beverages and meals not mention in Inclusive column
  • Tips and gratuities
  • Personal expenses & laundry
  • International flight tickets
  • Early check in & late check-out at all hotel
  • Bank service fees
  • Peak season surcharges by hotels/ Compulsory dinner if there is any
  • Note: Check in time: 02.00pm – Check out time: 12.00pm
  • * The above prices are not included compulsory Gala dinner for Christmas and New Year Eve and the Peak (min 2 nights stay, 5*)

A glance at Laos 5D4NPrice in USD per person valid from Jan- March & Oct – Dec, 2019
Hotel category2 people3-5 people6-9 peopleSingle Room Use
Superior$591$488$404$152
Deluxe$866$762$680$424
Luxury$1327$1225$1,141$851
A glance at Laos 5D4NPrice in USD per person valid from April – Sep, 2019
Hotel category2 people3-5 people6-9 peopleSingle Room Use
Superior$567$465$381$138
Deluxe$773$669$587$336
Luxury$1073$969$886$604

LIST OF ACCOMMODATION

CityHotel Category
SuperiorDeluxeLuxury
VientianeBeau Rivage Mekong – Superior roomS Park Design Hotel – Deluxe roomSettha Palace – Deluxe room
Luang PrabangVilla Saykham – Standard roomLe Sen Boutique – Deluxe roomLuangsay Residence – Pioneer Suites

Price From USD 410 USD $ 385/person
385
Total $ 385 USD

Trip Facts

  • Laos, Luang Prabang, Vientiane
  • 4 Days \ 5 Nights
  • Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, as per Itinerary
  • Superior, Deluxe, & Luxury Hotels
  • AC Transport, Internal Flight

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