Nong Khiaw Tour Experience

Laos is well-known for the enigmatic charm presented in each of its tourist highlights, and Nong Khiaw Town is one of the best sites to see. The Tour of Nong Khiaw Experience (7D6N) gets you feel energized and full of excitement. You will soon buy our words that the journey from Luang Prabang to Nong Khiaw is worthwhile. While Luang Prabang is so exciting that it’s hard to leave you without an exhilarating memory, Nong Khiaw wins your praises for its tranquility, natural beauty, and ethnic villages. This 7-day-6-night Nong Khiaw Tour Laos takes you to the extraordinary sites of Luang Prabang, Ban Long Lao, Kuang Si Waterfalls, 100 Waterfalls, and Pak Ou Caves. You can surely expect to learn the ethnic culture and experience their lifestyle along the way. After your arrival at the charming Luang Prabang and have a night there, get started for your exciting travel to the picturesque and mysterious town. The indicated sites keep your passion for Laos travel lasts and develops. Consider the tour price, itinerary for days and nights, its inclusion and exclusion here!

Destinations: Luang Prabang – Nong Khiaw – Muang Ngoi – Nong Khiaw – Luang Prabang

  • Daily departure
  • Prices valid until September 2017
Nong Khiaw Tour Experience
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DAY 1: LUANG PRABANG – ARRIVAL

Once arrived at the airport, the tour guide will meet and transfer you to check in the hotel. Then, take a rest in the hotel. After that, the city tour gets started. First, you visit the impressive Wat Xiengthong whose architecture denotes the classic Laotian style with the roofs extending to the ground. Next, proceed toward Royal Palace Museum to witness a collection of the valuable artifacts. From this area, you enjoy an exciting activity which is to ascend 329 steps to reach the peak of Phousi Hill and get a panoramic contemplate of Luang Prabang City as well as the Mekong River.

The day tour completes after a short on-foot exploration of the well-known Night Market. From there, you see lots of beautiful handmade textiles created by the local hill tribe groups who live around the city.

Meals: Non
Accommodation: Hotel in Luang Prabang

DAY 2: LUANG PRABANG – BAN LONG LAO – KUANG SI WATERFALLS

Departing from the hotel, you enjoy one-hour drive west to Ban Xeng Mouk Village for a trekking experience. The trek journey first reaches the Ban Longlao Nung’s Khmu Village, then the surrounding Ban Longlao Song’s Hmong village. There are chances for you to witness and learn the ethnic groups’ lifestyles, culture, and cooperation despite their differences. The ethnic people there work harmoniously with each other and share the same school.

Next, the trail lets you pass through spacious rice and vegetable fields to approach the mountainous forest later. While trekking, expect to discover a historical cave in which the locals used as a bomb shelter during the Second Indochina War.

After the cave discovery, keep trekking one more hour to reach the picturesque springs that nurture Kuang Si Waterfalls. While the waterfalls are spectacular, its natural pools cover plenty of revered fish. It’s inspiring to climb the top of the waterfalls. Then, descending from there to have Laos-style lunch amidst the stunning landscape.

After lunch, spend afternoon bathing and playing in the turquoise pools. It’s truly relaxing! Also, enjoy your time at the nearby bear conservation center where functions as a home to many bears rescued from the unlawful farm.

Before coming back to Luang Prabang, you enjoy walking to the nearby Khmu Village of Ban Thapene where for sightseeing some of the most picturesque and freshest pools of Kuang Si Waterfalls.

The estimated time: 2-hour driving & 4-hour trekking
Meals: Breakfast
Accommodation: Hotel in Luang Prabang

DAY 3: LUANG PRABANG – NONG KHIAW TOWN

After breakfast, you will be picked up from the hotel and experience the 2.5-hour drive to Nong Khiaw. Approximately, you reach the destination at noon and have lunch in the village. Then, start exploring the Phathok historical cave. That said, this cave was used as a bomb shelter by the villagers during the “Secret War.” It protected people from the bombs dropped in the village. Phathok Cave is just 30-minute walking from Nong Khiaw, and the walk is very scenic. The knowledgeable guide is there to clear any of your concerns about the secretive parts of Laos history and the hidden cave. While the cave itself is historic, the view of rice paddies and valley from here goes beyond your expectation. Later, walk back to the town, passing through the spectacular scenery.

The sunset contemplation over the river is just perfect. Many local restaurants within walking distance serve your dinner.

Meals: Breakfast
Accommodation: Hotel in Nong Khiaw

DAY 4: NONG KHIAW – BOAT TRIP AND WATERFALLS

Getting started at 8 AM to embark the local Longboat and go upstream through the captivating scenery. The first pause of the day is in the little riverside village. Take your time to roam around the peaceful village, and if your arrival is at weekday, come to see the friendly kids are studying in their classes in a Laotian style.

Trekking forward to Tad Mork that is just nearby the Ban Sop Kong’s Khmu Village. The trek journey lasts one hour from the river. You should expect to meet the stunning waterfall where to freely swim and have a picnic lunch amidst the fascinating settings.

Once relaxed at the waterfall, come back to the river to return to the Nong Khiaw town. Boating downstream through a narrow gorge, you will stop at another lovely little village site. The short visit to Muang Ngoy feasts the eyes pleasantly with the amazing sightseeing. Though being popular to the backpackers worldwide, the little town remains pristine and fantastic. If there is some in-between time, you can have a drink at a certain riverside restaurant before returning to Nong Khiaw.

The estimated time: 2-hour boating, 2-hour walking
Meals: Breakfast, Lunch
Accommodation: Hotel in Nong Khiaw

DAY 5: NONG KHIAW – 100 WATERFALLS

Get energized for this day to enjoy a tranquil boat trip on the peaceful Nam Ou River in which you contemplate the little Lao villages along the green riverside. Photography opportunities are numerous. Also, it is the villager’s way of living along the Northern Laos River interests you much. Get some knowledge about the local people before you get a thrilling adventure of “100 Waterfalls Trail.”
First discovered in October 2008, 100 Waterfalls are the incredibly beautiful complexes. Before reaching the foot of natural masterpieces, you walk through the lovely streams and rice paddies. Once you’re there, get immersed in nature with only water, jungle, and songs of the cascades. While you’re friendly to nature, the inviting clear pond urges you to soak in it. With the guide’s support, it’s safe and easy to overcome the cascades. Then, enjoy the Lao-style lunch amongst the green beauty. Everybody loves the falls as well as the incredibly fresh nature.

There lies a little village trail on the peak of the 100 Waterfalls where to hike back down the valley, providing the spacious view of the dramatic Nam Ou Valley. Later, value your time in Nam Ou River village by learning more about the local life if time permits. The tour ends with the boat journey back to Nong Khiaw.

Meals: Breakfast, Lunch
Accommodation: Hotel in Nong Khiaw

DAY 6: NONG KHIAW – PAK OU CAVES – LUANG PRABANG

Your morning is freely invested in the beautiful Nong Khiaw town.
After lunchtime (you pay for your lunch), enjoy the transfer back to the magnificent Luang Prabang. Along the transfer route, there offer the stopovers of Ban Pak Ou Village and the enigmatic Pak Ou Caves. The Caves enshrine thousands of the gold lacquered Buddha statues left by the pilgrims worldwide. The statues have various shapes and sizes, as well as being revered for sure.
Then, the boat comes downstream the Mekong River directly to Luang Prabang. Look for the amazing sunset over the mountains.

Meals: Breakfast
Accommodation: Hotel in Luang Prabang

DAY 7: LUANG PRABANG – DEPARTURE

Before the departure flight, you might have some free time to roam around Luang Prabang. Ends of Nong Khiaw Tour Experience Laos 7 Days.
Meals: Breakfast

End of Services

Services included:

• Private and air-conditioned transportation
• Twin shared room accommodation
• Charges for boat trip in the mentioned sights
• English-speaking tour guide
• Entrance fee to mentioned sights
• Meals included in the program
• Government tax and service charge
• Luggage transfer and mineral water

Services excluded:

• Visa stamping fee upon your arrival
• The separately quoted air tickets
• Travel Insurance in all types
• Single room (quoted individually)
• Other foreign language tour guides
• Rates for peak tourist season or special event not mentioned in the inclusion
• Tips, drinks, other personal expenses

Remarks:

• Itinerary is subject to change due on the issues of confirmed flights, road status, and room availability.
• Hotel names listed above might not meet your standard of expectation, typically in the distant region where the accommodation choice is limited.
• Prices are subject to change depending on VAT or other tax increases as well as USD currency fluctuations.

Price per person in US$
Private party of 1 Oct 2016 – 30 Apr 2017 1 May – 30 Sep 2017
1 participants  1808  1717
2 participants  965  919
3 -4 participants  759  713
5-6 participants  644  598
Single Supplement  229  183

Hotels in Nong Khiaw Tour Package:

• Luang Prabang: My Dream Resort (Classic Room)
• Nong Khiaw: Mandala Ou Riverside (River View Room)

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Nong Khiaw

The Nong Khiaw little town is the ideal shelter for everybody to protect themselves from the bustle and hustle of life. Right in this quiet town on the Ou River bank of Laos, the visitors can peacefully ponder over their life concerns and see the light of calmness afterwards. In compared to Muang Ngoi, Nong Khiaw seems to be more convenient with 24-hour electricity, plenty of charm, adequate accommodations, and connection to the road networks for you all to go see the surrounding regions.

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