Wat Sene- LuangPrabang
 
National Museum
 
The great Stupa ThatLuang
Victory gate - Arc de Triomphe de Vientiane
 

ST OL 08
( 5 days/ 4nights ) starting from

VIENTIANE - LUANG PRABANG -VIENTIANE

Laos in brief the people's democratic Republic of Lao is located in the center of in the center of Indochina, sharing borders with China to north west, Thailand to west, Cambodia to the south, and Vietnam to the east.
Laos has a population of a bout 5,5 millions inhabitants and make up of 48 different ethnic groups with an are of 236,800 square kilometres. Around 70 % of its terrain is mountainous reaching a maximum elevation of 2,820 m in Xieng Khouang province. The landscapes of northern Laos and regions adjacent to Vietnam in particular are dominated by hills. The Mekong river is the main geographical feature in the west and in fact, from a natural border with Thailand and some areas. The Mekong flows through nearly 1,900 km of Laos. In the south the Mekong reaches a breadth of 14 km, creating an area with thousands of land. The capital Vientiane and all other major cities and towns are located of the bank of the Mekong river, while virtually every village depends on the vital bon between the land and water. The first kingdom of laos is Lane Xang kingdom (the Land of Million Elephants.)

 

Day 1: Vientiane

Arriving on the Wattay Ariport in Vientaine. After obtaining visa on arrival, transfer from airport to a hotel. Afternoon city tour including the Great Sacred Stupa – That Luang, Wat Phra Keow, Wat  Sisaket and the Arc de triomphe and the Morning Market. Overnight in Vientiane

 

Day 2: Luangprabang

After breakfast, transfer to ariport flight to Luangprabang. Upon arrival, transfer to a hotel.  Afternoon  explore beautiful town, visiting Wat Visounalat, known as “the Watermelon Stupa”; the ornate Wat Mai; and Wat Xieng Thong, an exquisite 400 – year – old royal monastery complex.  Late afternoon,  climb Phousi Hill, with its derelict anti – aircraft gun and revered shrine, to view the sunset over the Mekong and mountains beyond. Overnight in Luangprabang.

 

Day 3: Luangprabang

Early morning see long lines of barefoot monk in procession through the streets of Luang Prabang. Afterwards travel up the Mekong by motor boat to the Pak Ou Caves, a mystical pigrimage site above the river. Over the past five centuries, kings, princes, merchants, and peasants have come to the caves to worship, leaving behind more than 3,000 statues of the Buddha.   Along the way visit Ban Sang Hai where they make traditional sticky rice liquor.   Late afternoon, return to Luang Prabang.  Overnight in Luang Prabang. 

Day 4: Luangprabang - Vientiane

Morning visit the Royal Palace , now the National Museum , continue visit to H’mong ang K’hmu villages, a weaving village and the Kuang Si Falls . Late Morning, return to the town. Then transfer to the airport for your flight to Vientaine. Fly Luang Prabang to Vientaine .  Overnight in Vientiane .

 

Day 5: Vientiane departure

Transfer to the airport for departure flight.  End of services.

our Class

All prices are valid from 1st May to 30 September 2013
Tour price in USD net per person in group of

Surcharge
If require

Hotel Categories

1

2

3-4

5-7

8-11

12-15

16-19

20 up

Single

Standard=3*

770

435

362

278

262

227

223

197

98

First Class=4*

879

491

417

334

319

283

279

252

160

Deluxe=5*

1,172

638

565

482

466

430

427

400

290

 

Surcharge If require

MEAL

Half-board

Full-board

Standard (based on local restaurant)

55

110

 


Supplement flight Vientiane- Xiengkhouang = 98USD/pax, included airport tax
The airfare is subject to change without prior notice from the airlines

ACCOMMODATION

Places

STANDARD (3*)

SUPERIOR (4*)

DELUXE (5*)

Luang Prabang

Sala Prabang (Classic)
Web: www.salalao.com

Villa Santi Hotel (Deluxe)
Web:www.villasantihotel.com

Villa Maly Hotel (Superior)
Web: www.villa-maly.com 

Vientiane

Sengtawan Riverside Hotel (Standard)
Web:www.sengtawan.com

Mercure (Standard)

Lao Plaza Hotel (Plaza Floor)
Web:www.laoplazahotel.com

Inclusive of above prices:

  1. Private transportation in private air-conditioned
  2. Accommodation in twin shared 
  3. Private boat trip as stated in above sights
  4. English speaking guide
  5. Admission fee to indicated sights
  6. Meals: daily breakfast at hotel
  7. Gov’t tax and service charge
  8. Luggage handling
  9. 2 bottles of drinking water per day during the tour
  10. 2 cold tower per day during the tour

Exclusive of above prices :

  • Visa stamping fee
  • Int’l air tickets to / from Laos
  • Travel Insurance in all kinds
  • Meals:lunch or dinner where not stated
  • Single room (quoted separately)
  • Tip, drinks, personal expenses and others
  • Domestic flight Vientiane – LuangPrabang - Vientiane

Trip Summary :

Where:

Trip starts in Vientiane and ends in Vientiane -Laos

When:

All year round;

Grade:

Moderate to Strenous;

Accommodation:

Tourist-class hotels (Standard and clean hotel),

Transport:

Private car or bus, boat, public ferry,

Meals:

As indicated;
(B=Breakfast, L=Lunch, D=Dinner)

 

 

 

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