Day 1: Houixai - Muangsing. Morning, crossing the border from Chiangkhong/Thailand to Houixai immigration, Lao side. Meet and transfer by private car to Muangsing, the small town sharing the border with China. Many stops in the Tribes villages. Overnight Muangsing at Phou Iou Resort.
Day 2: Trekking. Early morning, visit the market of Muangsing. Return to Hotel for breakfast. Full day trekking for 5 – 6 hours, the trails pass in the jungle, the mountains, the rice fields, the beautiful view and fresh air. Visit the Tribe villages of: Tai Lue, Yao, Hmong, Ikor (Akha). Lunch box. Dinner and overnight Home - stay in the village of Akha. All meals included.
Day 3: Ban Namo. After breakfast, continue our Trek back to Muangsing. Transfer to Ban Namo, the mixed Tribes village of Lao Loum, Lao Soung, Lao Teung. Overnight Ban Namo at Guest House. Lunch and dinner by your own.
Day 4: Trekking. Breakfast. Transfer to Ban Nam Ngueun, the starting point of our trekking. Our trek takes about 6 hours. The trail pass through the jungle, crossing the river, the rice fields, up and down in the mountains with the super view. Visit the Tribes villages of: Yang and Akha. Lunch box. Dinner and overnight Home -stay in the village of Akha.
Day 5: Boun Tai. Breakfast. Continue our trek to an other Akha village Ban Tica where we will be transferred to Boun Tai. Lunch box. Dinner and overnight Boun Tai at Guest House.
Day 6: Boun Tai – Muang Khoa. Breakfast. Transfer to Muang Khoa located along Nam Ou River. Many stops in the Tribe villages. Overnight Muang Khoa at Kem Ou Guest House. Lunch and dinner by your own expenses.
Day 7: Muang Khoa - Nong Khio. Breakfast. Journey of our private long-tail motor boat down Nam Ou River to Nong Khiao. The beautiful scenery of the nature on the riversides, meet the fish-men, visit the weaving village of Tai Lue and Khamu at Ban Satep. Visit the cultural model village Ban Muang Ngoi Kao. Lunch at local restaurant at Muang Ngoi Kao. Overnight Nong Khiao at Riverside Guest House. Dinner by your own.
Day 8: Nong Khio - Luangprabang. Breakfast. Continue our longtail motorboat to Luangprabang. Visit the villages on the riversides, Pak Ou caves and the rice wine village Ban Sanghai. Lunch at local restaurant Pak Ou. Arrival Luangprabang late afternoon. Transfer to Hotel. Overnight Luangprabang, Hotel 2-3 stars. Dinner by your own.
Day 9: Luangprabang. Breakfast at Hotel. Half day city tour by walk of Luangprabang the World Heritage City, included: National Museum, Wat Mai and Wat Xiengthong and an orientation. Afternoon at leisure for your own exploring the city. Overnight Luangprabang. Lunch and dinner by your own.
Day 10: Luangprabang - Vangvieng. Breakfast at Hotel. Private transfer by car to Vang Vieng, the beautiful landscape surrounded by the scenery of the limestone mountains and crossed by Nam Song River. It is the famous place for trekking, kayaking, tubing inn and leisure. Lunch at local restaurant at Kasi. Upon arrival Vang Vieng, visit Tam Jang Caves and an orientation. Check into Hotel and at leisure. Overnight Elephant Crossing Hotel 3-star in Vang Vieng. Dinner by your own.
Day 11: Vang Vieng - Vientiane. Breakfast at Hotel. Continue to Vientiane, the capital of Laos. Visit on the way the small archeological site of Vang Xang. Lunch at local restaurant at Nam Ngum. Continue driving to Vientiane via Thagon. Visit the Fresh Market of the village Ban Dong Makkhai. Arrival Vientiane, an orientation before check into Hotel. Overnight Vientiane at Inter city Inn Hotel 3-star. Dinner by your own.
Day 12: Vientiane - Paske. Breakfast at Hotel. Half day city tour of Vientiane included: Museum Ho Prakeo, Wat Sisaket, National Monument That Luang Stupa and Arc de Triomphe. Afternoon at leisure. Late afternoon transfer to the Bus Station to catch our Night Bus to Pakse. Arriving Pakse on the next day morning. Lunch and dinner by your own.
Day 13: Pakse - Donekhong. Breakfast at restaurant café Sinouk in Pakse. Private transfer to the Paradise Area of 4.000 islands, visit the ancient Khmer temple of Wat Phou, the second World Heritage site. Lunch at local restaurant. Afternoon visit the Elephant village Ban Kiat Gong, elephant riding in the jungle to Mont Phou Asa. Overnight Done khong Island at Senesotxun Hotel 2-star. Dinner by your own.
Day 14: Done Khong - Pakse. Breakfast at Hotel. Visit by longtail motor boat the Fishmen and the island Done khone, Done det, the waterfalls Liphi. Transfer by boat to the Mainland Ban Nakasang. Lunch at local restaurant. Transfer by car to the Great waterfalls of the Mekong Khonphapheng. Transfer back to Pakse. Overnight Pakse, 2-star Hotel. Dinner by your own.
Day 15: Depart. Breakfast at Hotel. Transfer to airport or to the border of Laos/Cambodia for your departure.
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