Luang Prabang boasts excellent architecture reflecting a blend of Laotian and Indochina influences. After the Royal Family in Luang Prabang dissolved in 1975, the former Royal Palace reopened as a National Museum, displaying personal artefacts of the royal family. There are many national and historical monuments in this historical city, displaying the richness of Lao culture. Luang Prabang is an idyllic and serene destination, perfect for forgetting existence and floating away with the slow paced ambiance of this magnificent city
|Day 1||Luang Prabang||Upon arrival at the airport, you are met and transferred to the hotel. Luang Pra...|
|Day 2||Wat Sene > Wat Xieng Thong > Wat Visoun > Wat Aham > Wat Mai > Ban Phanom > Mount Phousi||After breakfast, we enjoy a short-guided tour seeing the city’s oldest tem...||B|
|Day 3||Luang Prabang > Pak Ou Caves > Ban Xang Hai > Ban Xiengmene > Ban Chan Pottery Village > Wat Longkhoun > Luang Prabang||After breakfast, We board a cruise upstream on the Mekong River, which also give...||B|
|Day 4||Luang Prabang > Phosi Market > Hmong villages > Khouangsi Waterfalls > Ban-Xang-khong > Luang Prabang||This morning you may want to wake up early and participate in the daily early mo...||B|
|Day 5||Luang Prabang > Royal Palace in Luang Prabang > National Museum of Luang Prabang||Breakfast, Visit The National Museum at the former Royal Palace, which displays...||B|
Upon arrival at the airport, you are met and transferred to the hotel. Luang Prabang is perhaps the best-preserved traditional city in Southeast Asia. The tranquility and charm of this town with its splendid natural scenery and cultural sights make it one of the most delightful places to visit in Laos. Check in at hotel. Free at your leisure, overnight in Luang Prabang.Meals:
After breakfast, we enjoy a short-guided tour seeing the city’s oldest temple of Wat Sene and the magnificent Wat Xiengthong with its roofs sweeping low to the ground, which represent the classical architecture of Luang Prabang temple. Visit the city’s oldest temple of impressive stupa of Wat Visoun and the shrine of Wat Aham, Wat Mai. Afternoon, taking a short drive to Ban Phanom, well known for its hand weaving. We are strolling around to see the Street Night Market, where you can find the lovely collection and handmade textile by local and hill tribe people surrounding Luang Prabang, we then climb up to the top of Phousi Mount for an enjoyable exploration of the sacred, gilded stupa as well as viewing a beautiful panorama sunset over this once royal ancient city and the Mekong River. Overnight in Luang Prabang.Meals: B
After breakfast, We board a cruise upstream on the Mekong River, which also gives us a beautiful view of the tranquil countryside as well as an interesting visit to the mysterious of Pak Ou Caves, crammed with thousands of gold lacquered Buddha statues of various shapes and sizes. Along the way, we stop at the village of Ban Xanghai, where they make the distillation of local rice wine. On return, we visit local villages at Ban Xiengmene and Ban Chan continue seeing the royal temple at Wat Longkhoun, which once belongs to royal family patronage and near by Sackarine Caves. Return to town, overnight in Luang Prabang.Meals: B
This morning you may want to wake up early and participate in the daily early morning ritual of saffron-clad monks with their black Alms-giving bowls being given offerings from the local people, including the ubiquitous sticky rice. From there you will visit the morning Phosi Market where you will see such diverse offerings as dried buffalo skin, local tea and saltpeter among the chickens, vegetables and hill-tribe weavings. Laos is also known for its traditional crafts, and today you will visit local village of Lao ethnic minority groups at Ban Ouay, Hmong Village, Ban Ou, Laoloum Village and Ban Thapene, Khmu Village, then drive to the beautiful Khouangsi Waterfall where you can splash around in the pools or walk along the forest paths, return to Luang Prabang by late afternoon and continue to Ban Xangkhong, a well known weaving village,
And Saa Paper Hand making, return to the city by late evening for observing the sunset at Wat Siphouthabath. Overnight in Luang Prabang.
Breakfast, Visit The National Museum at the former Royal Palace, which displays a lovely collection of the artifacts reflecting the richness of Lao culture dating from the days of the early kings right through the last sovereign, and the Central Market are not to be missed. After visiting these sights in the morning, you will have free time for your own exploration of the town and strolling around the shopping area.The tour ends after your transfer to the airport for departure.Meals: B
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Luang Prabang was the former royal capital of Laos, also had the longest monarch in Southeast Asia with more than 62 kings over 600 years. The Cultural Heritage
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