LPB, Vientiane, Pakse, 4000 islands – 9Days/ 8Nights

Tour Code: IGT-LAOS-38

Duration: 9Days/ 8Nights

Price: US$ 705 – 1,342/ Pax

Designed by Evelyn (Ms) – Email: evelyn@indochinagrandtour

* Please find detailed information about tour by click on the tabs: “Brief & Price” – “Detail Itinerary” – “Accomodation”


Brief:

  • Day 1: Arrival Luang Prabang ()
  • Day 02: Luang Prabang – Pak Ou (B, L)
  • Day 03: Luang Prabang-Cascade Kuangsi (B, L)
  • Day 04: Luang Prabang – Vientiane (B, L)
  • Day 05: Vientiane tour (B, L)
  • Day 06: Vientiane – Pakse, Tad Lo (B, L)
  • Day 07: Tadlo-Champasack-Khong Island (B, L)
  • Day 08: Khong Island-Phou Asa-Pakse (B, L)
  • Day 09: Pakse-Departure (B)

Land price per person for private tour (in USD):

Period Hotel Categories 2 pax 3 pax 4-6 pax 7-9 pax 10 -15 pax Sgl. Sup
HIGH SEASON
Hotel 3* 1,204 1,029 905 824 763 229
Hotel 4* 1,342 1,143 1,044 963 902 363
LOW SEASON
Hotel 3* 1,142 943 843 763 705 199
Hotel 4* 1,262 1,062 962 888 815 320

Note:

  • HIGH SEASON 1st October 2014 to 30th April 2015
  • LOW SEASON 1st May to 30th September 2015

Supplement air ticket ( Airfare is subject to be change after 1st October 2014 )
Luangprabang – Vientiane & Vientiane – Pakse

Included in above prices:

  • Accommodation on a twin shared basis
  • Private, Air-conditioned Transport
  • Boat trips as stated in the itinerary
  • English speaking guide
  • Admission fees to sites stated in the itinerary
  • Meals: As indicated in above itinerary = B, L, D
  • Drinking water

Exclusive of above prices:

  • Visas and Immigration fees on arrival
  • Domestic air ticket
  • Int’l air tickets to/from Laos
  • Travel and/or Medical Insurance
  • Lunch or dinner unless stated in the itinerary
  • Single suppl. room accommodation (quoted separately)
  • Child or adult in triple share accommodation
  • Foreign language guides other than English
  • Peak Season or Special Events Surcharges
  • Tip, drinks and other personal expenses

Day 1: Arrival Luang Prabang (B) LPB, Vientiane, Pakse, 4000 islands - 9Days/ 8Nights

On arrival met by our guide and transfer to your hotel. Enjoy a local lunch and continue the day with a visit to Wat Xienthong the most beautiful of the city dating from the 16th century temple. We will stop at Wat Visoun and Melon stupa, then next to Wat Aham then climb to the top of Mount Phou Si to catch the sunset on the way back, visit famous local arts and night market of crafts.

Overnight in hotel

Day 02: Luang Prabang – Pak Ou (B, L)

LPB, Vientiane, Pakse, 4000 islands - 9Days/ 8NightsAfter breakfast, we embark on a boat trip to the Pak Ou cave which is located 32 km upstream of the river and along the way stop to visit the village of whiskey and watch the villagers use to process to Lau Lao (rice wine) and continue the cave where more than one thousand budha images are retained. After visiting the cave, navigate downstream to Luangphrabang for lunch and then take the short trip to Ban Xangkhong (weaving village and Mulberry paper based village). Return to Luang Prabang for the hotel night

Day 03: Luang Prabang-Cascade Kuangsi (B, L)

LPB, Vientiane, Pakse, 4000 islands - 9Days/ 8NightsAfter breakfast, Transfer by car to Ban Wat Sean to observe long lines of monks collecting alms and then return to your hotel for breakfast. We leave the hotel by car for a distance of 29 km to the Cascades Kuangsi through a lush unspoilt countryside which is considered the most beautiful in the area and on the road, stop at Ban Naouan (Hmong ethnic minority village). After enjoying a refreshing swim in the natural pools of turquoise Kuangsi, back in town late in the day.

Overnight at hotel

Day 04: Luang Prabang – Vientiane (B, L)

After breakfast, visit the Royal Palace and the morning market before transfer to the airport for one hour flight to Vientiane. Upon arrival, transfer to hotel and spend the rest of the day exploring the city very relaxed and free atmosphere.

Overnight at hotelLPB, Vientiane, Pakse, 4000 islands - 9Days/ 8Nights

Day 05: Vientiane tour (B, L)

After breakfast visit the most important temples of the city such Wat Sisaket, Vat Phrakeo, Wat Thadluang Patu Xay Monument and Historic victory. After lunch, we visit the morning market and lead to the famous Buddha Park located 27 km from the city. Back at the hotel, free evening.

Day 06: Vientiane – Pakse, Tad Lo (B, L)

After breakfast, transfer to airport for flight to Pakse. On arrival met by our guide, then excursion by road (known as the road of the old coffee) to Tadlo on the Bolaven Plateau. Stop at Km 35 to visit the famous waterfalls of Tad Fan and ethnic villages in the surrounding countryside. Overnight at Tadlo

Day 07: Tadlo-Champasack-Khong Island (B, L)

LPB, Vientiane, Pakse, 4000 islands - 9Days/ 8NightsAfter breakfast, transfer to visit Wat Phou Champasack (Kmer ruins dating tray 11th century and is considered the largest site of its kind after Angkor), then take the road to Khong Island. On the way visit the waterfall Phasouay and minority villages such Alak and Katou. Continue our journey through the Mekong Delta to the island of Kong Island. Overnight in Khong Island in typical colonial lodge.

Day 08: Khong Island-Phou Asa-Pakse (B, L)

A half-day is spent exploring freely Kong Island. We recommend that you rent a bike to enjoy the tropical countryside. In the evening we go to Pakse and on the way visit Phou Asa for a ride on an elephant. Overnight at Hotel

Day 09: Pakse-Departure (B)

After breakfast, free at your leisure. Exploring and shopping until time transfer to the airport.

Overnight at hotel as below or similar:

  • The below listed hotels are tentative, and shall be confirmed only upon confirmation of the trip
  • Please note that changes in program might occur due to changes in the flight schedule
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    Location Standard First Class
    Vientiane Manorom Boutique Hotel/STD Donchan Palace Hotel / Classic
    Luangprabang Villa Chitdara Hotel / STD Villa Santi Hotel /DLX
    Pakse Pakse Hotel/STD Champasak Grand hotel/DLX
    Khone Island Sala Donekhone/STD Sala Donekhone/STD
    Khong Island Ponarena Hotel/ Standard Senesothxeun Hotel /DLX
    Tad Lo Tadlo Lodge / STD Tadlo Lodge / STD

    LPB, Vientiane, Pakse, 4000 islands - 9Days/ 8Nights LPB, Vientiane, Pakse, 4000 islands - 9Days/ 8Nights LPB, Vientiane, Pakse, 4000 islands - 9Days/ 8Nights