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Laos In Depth 14 days

Trip Name: Laos In Depth 14 days
Type of trip: Private
Trip Duration: 14 days
Starting: Luang Prabang, Laos
Finishing: Pakse, Laos
Trip Grading: Regular itinerary, moderate walking
 
Destinations: Luang Prabang – Pak Ou Cave - KuangSi Waterfall - Xieng Khouang  - Plain of Jars  - Vang Vieng - Vientiane  - Pakse – 4000 Islands 
 
Flexibility: This sample itinerary can be amended longer or shorter accordingly to meet your expectation.

Brief Itinerary: 

Day 1: Luang Prabang 

 
Day 2: Luang Prabang - Pak Ou Cave (B,L)

 
Day 3: Luang Prabang - Kuang Si Waterfall  (B,L)

 
Day 4: Luang Prabang - Xieng Khouang  (B,L)

 
Day 5: Xieng Khouang - Plain of Jars  (B,L)

 
Day 6: Xieng Khouang - Vang Vieng (B,L)

 
Day 7: Vang Vieng - Tour-Kayaking (B,L)

 
Day 8: Vang Vieng - Vientiane  (B,L)

 
Day 9: Vientiane City Tour - Buddha Park (B, L)
 
Day 10: Vientiane - Pakse  (B,L)

 
Day 11  Pakse - Khong Island   (B,L)

 
 
Day 12: Khong - Khone Island (B,L)
 
Day 13: Khone Island - Pakse (B,L)

 
Day 14:  Pakse - Bangkok (B)
 
 
Day 1: Luang Prabang 

Arrive in Luang Prabang, and enjoy a half-day tour around this beautiful World Heritage town. Nestled in a stunning setting amid lush mountains, this sacred city of golden temples and saffron robed monks provides endless opportunities for sightseeing.
Today, Visit National museum,  we visit the impressive stupa of Wat Visoun and the shrine of Wat Aham, Wat Mai; visit Wat Xieng Thong, we then climb up to the top of Phousi Mount for an enjoyable exploration of the sacred, gilded stupa as well as a beautiful sunset view of the city and the Mekong River. From there, we explore Street Night Market, where you can find the lovely collection and handmade textile by local and hill tribe people surrounding Luang Prabang. Overnight in Luang Prabang.
 
Day 2: Luang Prabang - Pak Ou Cave (B,L)
After breakfast, Cruise the Mekong River to visit the famous and sacred Pak Ou Caves. Since the 16th century, the local people have brought images of the Buddha to place in the caves—by now there are thousands. Visit the village of Ban Xang Khong where weaving of traditional Lao textiles takes place on ancient wooden looms.
 
Day 3: Luang Prabang - Kuang Si Waterfall  (B,L)
If you wish, get an early start and participate in the traditional Lao rite of giving alms to the monks. Every morning, some 300 monks file through the city silently collecting offerings. After breakfast, drive to beautiful Kuang Si Waterfall. The falls cascade over many calcified tiers and down several hundred feet into a series of cool, turquoise pools. You can cool off with a swim before returning to Luang Prabang. Enjoy a local lunch before returning to the hotel for an evening at your leisure.
 
Day 4: Luang Prabang - Xieng Khouang  (B,L)
Today,  We  drive about 6-67 hour to the mountainous plateau of Xieng Khouang is a great way to see more of rural Laos. There are plenty of stops along the way to stretch your legs and photograph the spectacular views. Overnight in Xiengkhuang.
 
Day 5: Xieng Khouang - Plain of Jars  (B,L)
After breakfast, our guide will take you to the Plain of Jars site one, the biggest site among 3sites,  one of the more mysterious sites in Laos. Visit the Old Town and the stupa and temple at Muang Khoun. Enjoy lunch in a local restaurant before returning to the hotel.  Overnight in Xeingkhuang.
 
Day 6: Xieng Khouang - Vang Vieng (B,L)
Today, We continue to vang Vieng  about six-hour drive along picturesque winding roads. There are stunning vistas of towering limestone karst hills around every turn. Enjoy lunch along the way. The afternoon is free for you to relax on the scenic banks of the Song River or explore the lovely town.
 Overnight in Vang Vieng.
 
Day 7: Vang Vieng - Tour-Kayaking (B,L)
After breakfast, Visit Jag cave, where local hid inside during the Indochina war.
Afternoon, Enjoy a akayking along Song river about 2-3hour to see the stunning view of the town. Overnight in Vang Vieng.
 
Day 8: Vang Vieng - Vientiane  (B,L)
Today, We continue to Vientiane about three hours to Vientiane.  Upon arrival, check in at your hotel. Overnight in Vientiane.
 
Day 9: Vientiane City Tour - Buddha Park (B, L)
After breakfast, Visit   Wat Sisaket, with its thousands of miniature Buddha statues, Visit Horphrakaew, Visit That Luang Stupa, symbol Laos.
 
After lunch, We drive out of town we start to visit the major sight out of town about 30 km, visit Buddha Park, a blend of Buddhist and Hindu sculptures created by mystical monk on parkland located by the Mekong River and the impressive Lao- Thai Friendship Bridge. En route stop at Lao/Thai Bridge, taking photos before continue to the park. Arrive in town, Visit Patuxay monument, the symbol of Vientiane. Overnight in Vientiane.
 
Day 10: Vientiane - Pakse  (B,L)
Flight transfer by QV305 @ 0605-0715AM
Early morning, transfer to the  Wattay airport for your flight to Pakse. Your first adventure here is an easy four-hour hike up to the Bolaven Plateau. This hike goes through a local village, coffee plantations, over a hanging bridge, and on to the plains. Huge boulders, pine trees, epiphytes and wild orchids abound. Return to the hotel for lunch. The afternoon is free for you to explore Pakse.
 
Day 11  Pakse - Khong Island   (B,L)
Today, We drive south to the famous Khmer Temple complex of Wat Phou. This UNESCO World Heritage Site represents the easternmost border of the Khmer empire. Continue on to an Elephant Camp to see how handlers (“mahouts”) train these giant, friendly beasts! Ride one of the friendly pachyderms to the top of Phou Asa to see mysterious ruins there. After lunch, you’ll continue to 4000 Islands by van. Overnight in Khong island. 
 
 
Day 12: Khong - Khone Island (B,L)
Today, We begin a boat trip down along Khong river to Khone island. En route, short stop at Don Ded to see daily lives of local and the beautiful of the island. Arrive in Khone island, check in at your lodge.
After lunch ,  visit the remains of French period, Liphi Waterfall or "the Corridor of the Devil" Overnight in Khone island.
 
Day 13: Khone Island - Pakse (B,L)
After breakfast, We retun to main land by boat to Nakasang pier,  Visit the largest waterfalls in Asia, Khone Phapeng & Li Phi Falls. If you’re lucky, you might see some of the 50-100 Irrawaddy (freshwater) dolphins that make 4000 Lakes their home. Afternoon, Return to Pakse.
Overnight in Pakse.
 
Day 14:  Pakse - Bangkok (B)
Flight transfer by QV223 @ 1225-1445pm
After breakfast,  Transfer you to Pakse airport for your flight back to Bangkok and connect flight to your home town.
 
 
This is a sample itinerary so the cost depends on your hotel choice, number of people in your group and time of travel. Please send us enquiry for availabilities & the most updated price.

Trip Inclusions: 
All land Transports

Local Experienced English speaking guide
Entry fees
Private Boat trip to Ou Cave
Private boat trip Khong-Khone island-Naksang village
Kayaking in Vang Vieng
Mineral drinking water
Accommodations with daily breakfast
Laos Government Tax
 
Trip Exclusions: 
Visa fee upon arrival

Meals-are not mentioned in program
Personal expense does not include in program
Flight Vientiane-Pakse
International flight ticket 
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