Vientiane, the sleepy capital city, is the point of arrival for most visitors to Laos. Despite being the country’s largest city, Vientiane has a population of only 450,000. There is a timeless feel to the dusty streets, riverside cafes and ancient temples of this beguiling cit.
Welcome to Laos, the warm heart of Asia and a country that offers infinite beauty for the soulful adventurer. Delve into the world of the Laotian way of life, which offers peace and openness so often missing in our hectic lives.
Short description:This two day adventure with great landscapes and interaction with local rural village life. The trek follows the slopes and hills of a huge mountain range and passes along Khamu and Hmong villages. Get to meet the local people and even stay overnight in one of the small family home-stays. You will get an introduction to Lao Loum, Lao Theung, and Lao Sung people and culture. Share life and get to know the real Lao countryside. As you walk through this area you help the communities through your contributions. The tour also includes a short visit to the Elephant Village and the Tad Sae waterfalls.Highlights:- Great landscapes and mountain walks- Authentic interactions with Khmu and Hmong villagers along trails and...
This tour has special focus on Hmong communities and culture and their way of life high up in the mountain around Luang Prabang. Visitors will experience a unique and great hospitality as well as great nature. The trails are medium but difficult in rainy season and offer a mixture between hillside walks, small jungle and bamboo forest trails…always high up. You stay overnight in very basic village home stays with families and close to Lao rural life on the countryside. Bring the spirit of an explorer and enough tolerance!
Still an unknown world to some people, Laos is culturally the most inspiring Southeast Asia has to offer. This tour exposes the delightful city of Luang Prabang and the surrounding area. Get a peek into the fascinating Laotian hill tribe peoples lives; a few still live exactly the same way their grandparents lived! Luang Prabang is a fairy-tale like city, truly unique and like no other city in the world. You will enjoy an adventurous elephant ride, explore the intriguing caves of Pakou, and get pleasure from the beauty of the paradise setting around the Khouangsi waterfalls