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Laos Discovery 7 Days
Laos Discovery 7 Days
Laos Discovery 7 Days
Laos Discovery 7 Days
Laos Discovery 7 Days
Laos Discovery 7 Days
Laos Discovery 7 Days
Laos Discovery 7 Days

Laos Discovery 7 Days

7 days
150+ booked
Start Vientiane
Destination +6 Destinations
End Luang Prabang

Tour Overview

Tour to Laos on 7 days dives into the cultural heart of Laos, showcasing its stunning natural landscapes and historic landmarks. Explore the captivating capital, Vientiane, with its iconic temples like Vat Phra Keo and bustling markets like Talat Sao. Journey to Vang Vieng and delve into the Tham Jung and Tham Loup caves.

In Luang Prabang, a UNESCO World Heritage Site, marvel at the architectural wonders of Wat Xieng Thong and Wat Sene. Cruise to the Pak Ou caves, brimming with Buddha statues, and cool off at the cascading Kuang Si Falls. Experience unique cultural encounters – learn the secrets of Lao whisky making in Ban Xang Hai and witness the traditional art of hand-weaving in Ban Muang Keo. This tour is ideal for those seeking a balanced exploration of Laos' cultural tapestry, historical sites, and natural beauty.

Ready to discover Laos? Embark on this unforgettable Cultural Holidays to Laos with Asia Links Travel!

Tour Highlights

  • Explore the famous landmarks of Vientiane including Vat Phra Keo, Vat Sisaket, Patuxai, Buddha Park and Talat Sao market
  • Discover the stunning caves of Tham Jung and Tham Loup in Vang Vieng
  • Contemplate the magnificent architecture of Wat Xieng Thong and Wat Sene in Luang Prabang
  • Pay a visit to Pak Ou caves and immerse yourself in the refreshing water of Kuang Si Falls
  • Learn how to make Lao whisky at Ban Xang Hai village and hand weaving at Ban Muang Keo village

Itinerary

Day 1: Vientiane Arrival

Upon your arrival in Vientiane, our local tour guide and driver are ready to take you to your hotel to check in. Vientiane – Lao attractive capital, which owns stunning monuments and a tranquil riverside atmosphere.

Meals on your own. Overnight stay at the hotel in Vientiane.

Day 2: Vientiane City Tour

Get ready for an interesting day exploring the highlights of Vientiane.

Vat Phra Keo is considered to be one the most remarkable temples in Vientiane which is the former house of the famous Emerald Buddha constructed in 1565.

Vat Sisaket is well - known for a corridor storing thousands of Buddha statues, stunning architecture and a long history dated back to the 1818

Pha That Luang (constructed 1566, rebuilt 1930). With the architect that typical of Lao culture, this monument is Lao most significant religious, national monument and also stands for the nation of Laos.

Patuxai, also known as the memorial monument, is Vientiane's most famous highlight. Constructed in 1957 modelled after the architecture of the Triomphe in Paris, Patuxai is nicely decorated with Lao features. Standing on the top of the landmark, you catch a spectacular view of the city.

Talat Sao market is where to shop some lovely souvenirs of Laos.

In the afternoon, travel 25 kms to the well - known Buddha Park, which possesses more than 200 concrete Buddha and Hindu statues from all size in its courtyard (the biggest state is up to 40 meters height). Other than that, you can also observe the human - shape statues, animals and Lucifer statues.

Furthermore, you can access to the pumpkin - shape monument exploring its 3 floors of Hell, Underworld and Heaven through a 3 - meter height monster mouth's site.

Lunch and dinner on your own. Overnight stay at the hotel in Vientiane.

Day 3: Vientiane - Vang Vieng

Have your breakfast at the hotel, then, we will travel 3 hours on car to VangVieng, which was the crucial military air base while the Indochina wars broke out. En route, you can contemplate the tranquil beauty of the countryside and spend time walking around Ban Houeimo - a peaceful fishing village.

When you arrive in Vang Vieng, your hotel room is ready to check in. Rest till 14:00 pm.

Our first stop in the afternoon excursion is Tham Jung cave, which used to be a residence of immigrants when the civil war broke out. They lived near Meuang Xong village and grew vegetables. By coincidence, they had found the cave while looking for shelter deep in the jungle. Then, we shall leave for Tham Loup cave (which provides a spacious space inside to discover). It is also best known for featuring plenty of stalagmites and stalactites.

In the late afternoon, go back to your hotel and be free to relax.

Day 4: Vang Vieng - Luang Prabang

This morning, travel a 5 - hour journey to Luang Prabang. We will get to the destination in the afternoon and take a half day tour around the city. The spotlights include: Wat Visoun stupa, Wat Aham shrine, Wat Mai (which has five tiered roofs). Next, climb on Phousi mountain to catch the marvelous sunset scene. The 329 stairs that built on zigzag way will take you through many gorgeous temples, gold-covered stupas and Wat Phousi on the top.

Day 5: Luang Prabang City Tour - Pak Ou Cave

Today morning, we pay a visit to Luang Prabang's oldest architecture of Wat Sene and Wat Xieng Thong.

Being famous for the title: “Temple of 100 000 treasures”, Wat Sene Souk Haram is on the top list of captivating temples in Luang Prabang. With its stunning architect, the typical ochre color of old time and also glitter with gold, the temple is surely an extreme tourist attraction.

About the Wat Xieng Thong, which situated at the intersection of Mekong and Nam Khan river, is always gorgeous which was adorned with gold - covered stuccoes, doorways and magnificent mosaic decorations on the outer walls.

Then, you shall cruise upstream the Mekong river on the traditional boat to disembark at Pak Ou - a home of thousands Buddha statues.

Next, arrive at the Ban Xang Hai - the village makes traditional rice alcohol. Then, stroll around the Ban Pak Ou village – a fisherman village and keep moving to Ban Muang Keo village- where they weave the colored fabric with simple looms.

After that, cruise back to Luang Prabang.

Day 6: Luang Prabang - Kuang Si Waterfall

After breakfast, leave your hotel for the National Museum (once a king’s castle). Inside, there are collections of royal members artifacts like photos, musical instruments and gifts from foreign nobles.

Then, drive about an hour to Kuang Si waterfall. The cascading waterfall provides chill fresh water to immerse in. Also, you can get to the top to catch a charming vista of jungles and streams.

In the late afternoon, you shall travel back to Luang Prabang and get to Ban Xang Khong - the village that makes hand - weaving silk and Saa Paper.

Day 7: Luang Prabang - Departure

Relax till the time you depart for your flight. End of services!

What's included

Accommodation in a shared twin or shared double room with daily breakfast
Tours and transfers as mentioned by private air conditioned vehicle
Boat trips as mentioned in the itinerary
Local English speaking guide
Meals where mentioned (B: breakfast; L: lunch; D: dinner)
Entrance fees
Water for activities (1 bottle per person per day)
International flight tickets
Laos visa
Single supplement surcharge
Other meals than mentioned
Other services than mentioned
Surcharge for Special Holidays (Christmas, New Year,…)
Drinks, other than water on activity days
Personal expenses (laundry, telephone, drinks, tip...)
Travel insurance

Trip Notes

Time travel: Possible to travel all year around. March to June and September to October are best time in Sapa when the weather is warmer and days are mainly sunny.

Rooms are available from 14.00 on arrival day until 12.00 on departure day, room supplement charge will be added for request of early/late check in/out.

Airfares (if any) may change without notice prior to e-ticket issuance.

Price for infants and children will be quoted as follow:

  • Children under 2 years old: Free of charge (Maximum 1 child under 2 years old travels with 2 adults; from the second child, 50% of the regular fare will be applied) 
  • Children from 2 to 5 years old: 50% of the regular fare will be applied
  • Children from 5 to 11 years old: 75% of the regular fare will be applied
  • Children from 12 years: 100% of the regular fare will be applied

During Peak Season and special occasions, surcharges may be added to the price:

  • Christmas and New Year’s Eve: Compulsory meals would be added during these times of the years, depends on hotels or resorts you will stay overnight.
  • Easter Holidays: 10 April – 12 April: Extra fee will be applied during holiday.
  • Vietnam Lunar New Year: 24 January – 27 January: Extra fee will be applied during holiday.

Visa requirements:

For Vietnam: You must have a valid passport and a visa (or pre-approval letter for a visa on arrival) to enter Vietnam. Our consultant will be happy to advise you on visa requirements.

Your passport must be valid for six months beyond your planned stay, and you must have at least one blank page for each visa stamp.

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