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Tour Highlights:
Day 1: Arrival – Luang Prabang
Day 2: Pak Ou Caves & Luang Prabang (B)
Day 3: Luang Prabang – Kuang Si Falls- Luang Prabang (B)
Day 4: Luang Prabang – Departure

Day 1: Arrival – Luang Prabang
Welcome to the spiritual capital of Laos. Luang Prabang is an enthralling city surrounded by mountains at the junction of the Mekong and its tributary, the Khan River. Luang Prabang has been a UNESCO World Heritage Site since 1995.

Upon arrival in to Luang Prabang, your guide will greet you and transfer you to your hotel for check-in.

Lather this afternoon, we will climb the 328 steps to the top of Mount Phousi to enjoy a panoramic view of the city and the surrounding countryside and enjoy with the sun set. Then, we will climb down to visit the evening hilltribe market where you may find plenty of local souvenirs to buy such as handicrafts and textile.

Overnight in Luang Prabang.

Day 2: Pak Ou Caves & Luang Prabang (B)

After breakfast, we will venture to Luang Prabang’s peninsula where the Mekong and Nam Khan Rivers merge. We visit the beautiful Wat Xieng Thong the temple unveils golden gates, ornaments, and colorful murals. After exploring the temple, walk to the nearby pier to board a private long tail boat for a scenic 2 hours ride up the Mekong River to the Pak Ou Caves. Locally called Tam Ting, the caves are filled with thousands of gold-lacquered Buddha statues. The statues range in size from a few centimeters tall to the height of a human and are crammed into the cave which is nestled in a limestone cliff. The caves are also a destination for local pilgrimages.

On the boat journey admire the several waterways that have traditionally been used as the local form of transportation. These waterways continue to be used in that manner today in many parts of the country and a local boat is probably one of the most rewarding ways to discover life along the rivers. As you cruise along, observe the daily activities of fishermen, how they throw their nets in with elegant arm gestures and rely on the water for their livelihood. For the villages settled along the Mekong, the River plays an important role in their daily life and usually represents the only means of transportation and commerce.

After visiting the caves, we will cruise back to Luang Prabang. Stop at Ban Xang Hai. This small village on the riverbanks is known for its production of local rice alcohol. Referred to as Lao Lao or Lao Khao, this strong concoction is normally drunk for social events such as weddings, births and other celebrations.

The city tour begins in the afternoon, we will explore the enchanting World Heritage Town of Luang Prabang.

The tour starts at the former Royal Palace, now the National Museum (closed on Tuesday). Your walk continues to Wat Mai, a temple renowned for its golden bas-relief. During Pimai, the Lao New Year, the Prabang normally housed in the Royal Palace Museum is put on public display in this temple. Continue walking to Wat Sensoukarahm, build in 1718 with its beautiful dazzling golden façade.

Overnight in Luang Prabang.

Day 3: Luang Prabang – Kuang Si Falls- Luang Prabang (B)

On your direction: For early risers, there is a very special dawn visit to watch the monks collecting the alms. As the sun begins to rise, long lines of orange-robed monks leave their pagodas and walk barefoot down the streets collecting offerings from Luang Prabang residents. It is a beautiful, serene ceremony that highlights the spiritualism of the Laos people. Return to the hotel for breakfast.

After breakfast, we will visit to Wat Visoun, the holiest temple of the city, entirely rebuilt after being destroyed in 1887 by the invading Black Flags from Southern China. In the courtyard of Wat Visoun stands the Watermelon Stupa shaped like the fruit it takes its name from. You will continue by Wat Aham and then Wat That where the ashes of King Sisavang Vong are interred inside the large central stupa. End our afternoon tour at the 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).

In the afternoon, visit the refreshing Kuang Si Waterfalls, located at 32 km from Luang Prabang. These waterfalls cascade down a multilevel limestone formation creating a series of turquoise blue pools perfect for swimming in on a hot day. The jungle and dense woods surrounding the falls are filled with wildlife and pleasant walks can be taken along the natural footpaths. (Note: when bathing, please wear a sarong, no bare bodies). Kuang Si waterfalls also hosts a rescue center for Sunbears which aims to raise awareness for the protection of this endangered species.

On the return to Luang Prabang stop and visit two ethnic villages where you can observe the unique traditional lifestyle of the people. Finally transfers to your hotel for relax.

Overnight in Luang Prabang.

Day 4: Luang Prabang – Departure (B)

After your breakfast, we will visit to the Heritage Information Center to learn more about the programs and projects underway to preserve the historic buildings in Luang Prabang. Finally, your guide and private car will transfer you to the airport for your departing flight to your next destination.

Meals: Breakfast at your hotel, Lunch, and Dinner is on your own

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OUR SERVICE INCLUDED
+ Accommodation at selected hotels based on Single, Double/Twin Room with diary breakfast.
+ Meals as indicated in itinerary. B = Breakfast; L = Lunch; D = Dinner.
+ English speaking local Guide (One city guide)
+ All entrance fees as indicated in itinerary
+ Land transportation by private air-conditioned vehicles with driver in the itinerary
+ Boat trip as mentioned in the program
+ All permissions and local taxes