Wat Sene- LuangPrabang
 
National Museum
 
The great Stupa ThatLuang
 
 

ST OL 05 : VIENTIANE
( 4 days/ 3 nights ) starting from

VIENTIANE  - LUANG PRABANG

Laos in brief the people's democratic Republic of Lao is located in the center of in the center of Indochina, sharing borders with China to north west, Thailand to west, Cambodia to the south, and Vietnam to the east.
Laos has a population of a bout 5,5 millions inhabitants and make up of 48 different ethnic groups with an are of 236,800 square kilometres. Around 70 % of its terrain is mountainous reaching a maximum elevation of 2,820 m in Xieng Khouang province. The landscapes of northern Laos and regions adjacent to Vietnam in particular are dominated by hills. The Mekong river is the main geographical feature in the west and in fact, from a natural border with Thailand and some areas. The Mekong flows through nearly 1,900 km of Laos. In the south the Mekong reaches a breadth of 14 km, creating an area with thousands of land. The capital Vientiane and all other major cities and towns are located of the bank of the Mekong river, while virtually every village depends on the vital bon between the land and water. The first kingdom of laos is Lane Xang kingdom (the Land of Million Elephants.)

DAY 01   HO CHI MINH CITY – VIENTIANE
Up on arrival at Wattaya international airport, meet your guide and transfer to hotel for checking in  Afternoon visit to Wat Sisaket, the oldest temple still standing in Vientiane. Wat Ho Prakeo, once the home of the revered Emerald Buddha. That Luang Stupa, reputed to hold a sacred relic of the Lord Buddha. Pratuxai Victory Gate from which views of the surrounding city can be had

DAY 02    VIENTIANE - LUANG PRA BANG
Breakfast at hotel. Transfer to airport for morning flight to Vientiane .  Boat cruise along the Mekong River to visit Pak Ou (Tham Ting) cave.  a mystical pigrimage site above the river. Over the past five centuries, kings, princes, merchants, and peasants have come to the caves to worship, leaving behind more than 3,000 statues of the Buddha. Along the way visit Ban Sang Hai where they make traditional sticky rice liquor.  Then continue to visit Wat Xieng Thong, Wat Mai, Wat Visoun, Wat Prabath.

DAY 03  LUANG PRA BANG
Breakfast at hotel.  Visit to Khuang Sy falls, visit villages en route.  Return to town, visit Santi Chedi Stupa and Banh Phanom village, hill tribe H’Mong village on the way back to Luang Prabang.  Afternoon visit to the old Royal Palace National Museum which was once home to the monarchy of old Laos .  Afternoon climb up to Phousi Mountain for a great view of the city and the two rivers for sunset.

DAY 04   LUANG PRA BANG – VIENTIANE DEPARTURE
Breakfast at hotel.  Transfer to airport for flight to Luang Prabang at 11:20 then connect with your departure flight.  End of services

Rate in USD per person (valid to 31 Oct 2013)

Currency Converter

Class

 1

 2

3 - 6

7-11

Single Sup

Lunch Sup

Dinner Sup

2 stars

552

378

333

299

36

25

33

3 stars

596

396

350

316

63

25

33

4 stars

704

447

401

368

119

41

49

4-5 stars

754

484

438

405

132

49

61

5 stars deluxe

1,087

643

597

564

307

61

82

Accommodation

Cities

2 stars

3 stars

4 stars

4-5 stars

 5 stars deluxe

Vientiane

  B & P

  Inter City

  Novotel

  Lao Plaza

  Settha Palace

LuangPrabang

  Sanakeo

Manoluck

Villa Santi

The Grand

La Residence

XiengKhouang

  Banna House

Vansana(XKH)

Vansana(XKH)

 Phouphadeng

Phouphadeng

Pakbeng

LuangSay Lodge

  LuangSay Lodge

  LuangSay Lodge

LuangSay Lodge

LuangSay Lodge

Oudomxay

 Litthaveesay

  Litthaveesay

  Litthaveesay

Litthaveesay

Litthaveesay

Don Khone Island

  Sala Donkhone

Sala Donkhone

Salaphae 

  Sala Donkhone

Sala Donkhone

Pakse

Seng Aroun

Pakse (STD)

Pakse (DXL)

Champa Residence

Champasak Palace

Tadlo

Tadlo Sayse

Tadlo Sayse

Tadlo Lodge

Tadlo Lodge

Tadlo Sayse

HoueiSay

Thaveesinh

Thaveesinh

Thaveesinh

Thaveesinh

Thaveesinh

Luang Namtha

Vira House

Boatlanding

Boatlanding

Boatlanding

Boatlanding

Muang Sing

Adima House

Singchaluen

Phou Ew

Phou That Lodge

Phou That Lodge

 

 

Services Included:
- All Transfers and tours with English speaking local guide.
- All entrance fees for sightseeing and visit for whole trip.

- Boat trip on mekong river

- All entrance fees for sightseeing and visit for whole trip.

- Domestic airtickets
- Accommodation at hotels specified

- Breakfast at hotel

 

Not included:
- International air tickets to Vientiane

- Lunches and dinners
- Laotian visa fee of USD 20.00 net per person ( stamped in Bangkok)
- Laotiane visa upon arrival at USD 30- net per person
- Expenditure of a personal nature, such as ; personal insurance, drinks, souvenirs and laundry, etc
- Departure airport tax in Vientiane = USD10.00 net per person

Trip Summary :

Where:

Trip starts in Vientiane and ends in LuangPrabang

When:

All year round;

Grade:

Moderate to Strenous;

Accommodation:

Tourist-class hotels (Standard and clean hotel),

Transport:

Private car or bus, boat, public ferry,

Meals:

As indicated;
(B=Breakfast, L=Lunch, D=Dinner)

 

 

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