Hill Tribe Villages Tours from Luang Prabang

Laos is a country rich with history, and while the Traditional Arts and Ethnology Centre is a great spot to see showcases of the culture and practices of its many ethnic communities, an excursion to Luang Prabang’s nearby villages allows travelers to truly experience and appreciate the diversity of Laos’ villages.

Yuan Village (Ban Pickngai) 
The Yuan people, who once ventured from northern Thailand to farm the rice paddies in the lowlands of Laos, populate this village in the plains outside of Luang Prabang. The tribe’s agricultural culture is a nod to old Thai traditions, and visitors can learn about the day-to-day lives of these farmers and their families. 

Khmu Village (Ban Na Tan)
Home to the Khmu people, one of the largest ethnic groups in northern Laos, Ban Na Tan is known for its inhabitants’ rich tradition of hunting, gathering and fishing. Villagers work together to accomplish daily tasks, and elders and shaman hold the most-respected positions in the community. 

Hmong Village (Ban Long Lan)
An organic coffee plantation and impressive vegetable farm make this local mountain village a charming stop. About an hour and a half from Luang Prabang, visitors to this area can meet and interact with members of the Hmong tribe and learn about traditional medicine practices and herbal remedies used by local shamans. 

Hath Hient Village
Visitors to this tiny village just outside of Luang Prabang can learn about age-old techniques used to fashion the famous, traditional iron knives of this tribe. Villagers have perfected the craft over centuries and passed it down from generation to generation, making for a high-quality works of art. Travelers can meet the village’s artisans and witness the creation of these famous tools by traditional blacksmiths.

Ban Xang Khong (Ban Sang Khong)
Located about 3 miles (5km) outside of Luang Prabang, this small village is known for its woven textiles and silk. Aside from the woven textiles, the locals also produce Saa paper which is made from mulberry trees.
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Full day Trekking to Village and Kuang si waterfalls

Escape the city and acquaint yourself with Laos’ natural landscape on a trekking tour from Luang Prabang. The 10-mile (15-km) is suitable for travelers with a moderate level of fitness, and reveals parts of the countryside that you’re likely to miss if traveling by coach or car. You’ll visit a secluded village and have free time at Kung Si Falls, where you’ll enjoy lunch. Plus, hassle-free hotel pickup is included.
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Private Cycling Day Tour to Visit Local Villages

Experience everyday life in laid-back Laos on this leisurely full-day tour from Luang Prabang. Hop on a ferry across the Mekong River, then set out along dirt trails, passing sleepy villages and patchwork farmlands. Pedal your way to a traditional Khmu village, where you can immerse yourself in country life as you help in the fields or prepare lunch with your host family. After lunch at the family home, continue to the pottery village of Ban Chan village, then glide along the banks of the Mekong to Wat Long Khun.
  • Duration: 8 hours
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Full day Grottes Pak Ou and Xang Hai village tour including lunch

Ban Xang Hai, also known as “the Whiskey Village” is usually included on boat trips to Pak Ou Caves. Here you can see the process of making lao-Lao, the country’s beloved rice whiskey second only to BeerLao in popularity. The village is very touristy but you might enjoy it as a short stop that’s part of a bigger trip
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Luang Prabang Bike Tour to Ban Chan Village with Family Lunch

Pedal country roads to Ban Chan Pottery Village on a 6-hour bike tour from Luang Prabang that explores traditional pottery, village cuisine, and the Buddhist temple of Chompet. You’ll follow the pottery process from start to finish, with the chance to thrown your own pot, then join a local family for lunch at their home. This 6-hour bike ride from Luang Prabang includes lunch, as well as pickup and drop-off at your hotel, and it’s the perfect way to get beyond the city and explore.
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Overnight Khmu Village Homestay from Luang Prabang

Have you seen the major sites of Luang Prabang and want to venture further? This 2-day private tour introduces you to some lesser-known places outside the city. Experience the rural landscapes and tranquil life of the Khmu people during a homestay in their village. You’ll ferry across the Mekong River, visit Ban Chan village, learn about local cuisine and participate in a Baci ceremony. Round-trip hotel transport by tuk-tuk is included.
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Home Stay at Longlao village (Hmong minority village) 2D1N

Prepare your fell to meet new experience for you, you will meet the peoples who living in the world but different traditional, different culture and livelihood, I would like to invite you visit by yourself then you will know it is amazing.
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Home Stay at Sane Oudom village (Hmong minority village) 2D1N

Luangprabang has many kind of ethnic and color full by traditional, culture and livelihood. This case we provide who want to save the new trip and new experience to see life ethnic in lao and natural. special is Sane oudom village, let to Prepare your fell to meet new experience at here, you will meet the people whos living in the world but different traditional, different culture and livelihood, beautiful and amazing of natural. I would like to invite you visit by yourself then you will say "it is amazing"
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Pak Ou Caves, Xang Kong and Xang Hai village, Kuang Si Falls - Mon tribe village

Luang Prabang is one ancient world's heritage situated in northern Laos, was designated a UNESCO World Heritage Site in 1995. Considered by many travellers and writers as being the heart of Laotian culture. Today your trip will full the natural famous place and beautiful in luangprabang we provide in this case such as kuangsi water fall, Thing cave…
  • Duration: 9 hours
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