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Splendors of North Laos 5 Days/4 Nights

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Key Information:
Tour Duration: 5 day(s)
Group Size: 2 - 16 people
Destination(s): Laos  
Specialty Categories: Bicycle Touring   Cultural Journey  
Season: January - December
Airfare Included: No
Tour Customizable: No
Minimum Per Person Price: 1135 US Dollar (USD)
Maximum Per Person Price: 1370 US Dollar (USD)

Destinations to Visit: Luang Prabang - Oudomxay - Luang Nam Tha - Mung Sing - Xiengkhok - Houay Xay.

Northern Laos is an adventurer's delight. Quiet roads, diverse terrain, and friendly locals present a side of Laos not often seen by travelers. This 5 day biking tour allows you to discover the hidden splendor of Northern Laos on two wheels. With full vehicle support, you can opt to rest your legs and soak in the view from the comfort of a van!

Tour Itinerary:

Day 1: Luang Prabang - Oudomxay

Drive out of Luang Prabang early and into the heart of Laos countryside. Begin your cycling adventure traveling along mountain roads, alternating up steep climbs with breezy descents all the while soaking in the beautiful scenery and fresh air. Late in the afternoon reach Oudomxay, an important trading town on the banks of the Nam Beng river. Overnight in Oudomxay. Includes: (B), (L), (D).

Day 2: Oudomxay - Luang Nam Tha

Today's ride to Luang Nam Tha is a long, spectacular route. Cycle along an undulating ridge road with great views and excellent downhills to enjoy. Quiet remote jungle sections are punctuated by the welcome sight of a village or two, great places to meet locals and top up on bikers fuel. Arrive in to Luang Nam Tha, a peaceful town surrounded by ethnic villages and rice fields. (Today's ride is approximately 82km) Overnight in Luang Namtha. Includes: (B), (L), (D).

Day 3: Luang Nam Tha - Mung Sing

The winding road from Luang Nam Tha to Muang Sing runs parallel to the Nam Tha, Nam Luang and Nam Sing rivers, crossing them at various points along the way. The ride passes through strikingly beautiful monsoon forest and several hill tribe villages of the Nam Ha Protected Area. This evening in Muang Sing, enjoy the tranquility and laidback pace of life that is common in Northern Laos. (Today's ride is approximately 58km) Overnight in Muang Sing. Includes: (B), (L), (D).

Day 4: Muang Sing - Xiengkhok

This morning, get a taste of local life with a visit to the morning market where the area's ethnic minorities gather to buy and sell their wares. Then hop on your bike for your last day of riding to Xieng Kok. The ride parallels the Nam Ma River, passing through peaceful villages and quiet countryside. (Approximately 72 km of cycling) Overnight in Xieng Kok. Includes: (B), (L), (D).

Day 5: Xiengkhok - Houay Xay. After breakfast, travel down the Mekong River by speed boat to Houay Xay (around 4 hours), a town on the border of Thailand. From here, cross the Mekong by boat to Thailand or travel down river to Luang Prabang. Includes: (B), (L).

- Minimum Price $1135 is based on 3- 5 persons traveling together during high or low season
- Maximum Price $1370 is based on 2 persons traveling together duri8ng high or low season
- The price is a guideline and will vary according to travel dates and room availability.

Airfare is not included in the tour price.

Price Includes:
- Accommodation at selected hotels
- Meals as indicated in itinerary
- English-speaking national Guide
- All entrance fees as indicated in itinerary
- Camera and video cameras fees if applicable
- Boat trip as mentioned in the program
- Activities as mentioned into the program
- Transfer by private A/C vehicles
- Biking related services
- All permissions and local taxes.

Price Excludes:
- Alcoholic drinks & drinks at mealtime + Optional visits + Personal expenses
- Visa stamping fee for Laos
- Extension visa 2 USD/day/Pax
- Personal travel insurance
- Personal expenses
- Early check in, late check out
- Tips for guide, driver, boat crew & hotels’ porters
- Meals other than those mentioned above
- All air tickets with airport and departure taxes
- Other services not clearly indicated in the Package Inclusion above.

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