7 days from $2,025 per person twin share
Short Stay itinerary
This is a private short stay package for the independent traveller.
DAY 1: ARRIVE VIENTIANE
Upon arrival at Vientiane airport you will be met and transferred to your hotel. Tour the city this afternoon, visiting Wat Si Saket, Vientiane’s oldest temple; That Luang Stupa, the most revered shrine; Patuxai Victory Monument and the Laos Revolutionary Museum.
DAY 2: VIENTIANE TO KHONG ISLAND
After an early breakfast you will be transferred to the airport for your flight to Pakse. Upon arrival, transfer to the pier to board your boat to Champassak, located at the border of Thailand and Cambodia. Travel by road to the Khmer ruins of Wat Phou before continuing to Khong Island. (B,L)
DAY 3: KHONG ISLAND TO PAKSE
Take a short stroll to see the colonial buildings on the island. Continue to the Liphi Waterfalls and after lunch, drive to view Khone Phapheng Waterfall. Return to Pakse. (B,L)
DAY 4: PAKSE TO LUANG PRABANG
Fly to Luang Prabang (via Vientiane). Transfer to your hotel and enjoy the rest of the day free at your leisure. (B)
DAY 5: LUANG PRABANG
Rise early this morning to view the Buddhist ceremony of Takbat. Visit Wat Xieng Thong and cruise along the Mekong River to visit the Pak Ou Caves. Return to Luang Prabang, stopping at local villages en route. Watch a Ramayana performance this evening. (B,L,D)
DAY 6: LUANG PRABANG
Visit the morning market, the National Museum and Wat Mai. Travel to the Kuangsi Waterfalls, visiting a local market en route. Take a short walk through the forest to the waterfall and enjoy the scenery before returning to Luang Prabang. This afternoon, climb Phousi Hill for panoramic views over the city. (B)
DAY 7: DEPART LUANG PRABANG
After check-out this morning you will be transferred to Luang Prabang airport where your arrangements end. (B)
National Museum (Luang Prabang) closed on Tuesdays year-round.
# Shoulder and high season, Christmas and New Year’s Eve dinner surcharges apply.