You will enjoy the views as we drive into the countryside to explore the Pak Ou Caves.
Along the way, we stop to visit Ban Xang Hai, also known as Whisky Village. You can see the process of making lao lao, the country’s beloved rice whiskey and for some, maybe even an early morning sample!
We then embark a boat trip from Ban Xang Hai to Pak Ou Caves on the Mekong River. We see a breathtaking view of the tranquil countryside as well as the mysterious nature on the way. After 30 minutes, we reach Pak Ou where the confluence of the Nam Ou and Mekong Rivers. Pak Ou Caves are two linked caves crammed with thousand of lacquered Buddha Status of various shapes and sizes left by devoted pilgrims. Exploring the caves about 40 min, the boat trip takes us to enjoy a beautiful buffet style lunch at the restaurant, overlooking the Mekong river.
After lunch break, this adventure destination package takes you to the final destination Kuang Si Waterfall by minivan. You will have time to explore the three layered Kuang Si Waterfall. Walk the trails of the nature reserve, swim in the refreshing turquoise water pools and visit the bear rescue center. We leave for Luang Prabang in the late afternoon. We make a short visit at Ban Na Uan, a Hmong village on the way. We return to the city between 5:30-6:00 PM which is the ideal time to visit Phousi Mountain to see sunset.
- English speaking guide
- Entrance fee
- Buffet lunch
- Drinking water
- Coffee & tea
- 5% tax for local development
- Comfortable clothes
- Covered shoes
Thing You Should Bring
- Insect repellent
Thing You Should Know
- Children require mandatory parental or guardian supervision throughout the program.
- Be in good health and prepared to physically participate in the tour. Be able to comfortably walk on uneven terrain.
- Please be at the hotel lobby at least 10 minutes before the scheduled pick up. As this is a join in tour, please be patient in cases of unforeseen delays along the pick up route
- Additional surcharge will apply if hotel is outside of Luang Prabang city, to be paid directly to the operator. Operator will reconfirm the surcharge amount in advance