There’s no need to negotiate with boatmen on the waterfront for this Mekong cruise. Booking online ensures a comprehensive guided door-to-door package at a fixed price. Cruise from Luang Prabang to the Pak Ou Caves with a stop to taste rice whiskey and explore a cave. After lunch in an elephant camp, travel by car to the Kuang Si Falls and visit a Hmong village. Upgrade for a private tour.
Escape the crowds on land during a private tour of top Luang Prabang attractions by slow boat. Opting for a private tour means that you guarantee the undivided attention of your guide, while traveling by slow boat reveals landscapes that you would have missed if exploring in a coach or car. You’ll tick off Kuang Si Falls and the Pak Ou Caves, and discover cultural and social information that you’re unlikely to find in the guide book.
Take the scenic route from Huay Xai on the Thailand border to Luang Prabang on this 2-day cruise. Soak up the scenery as you cruise along the Mekong River, stop at local villages, and enjoy a buffet lunch on-board the boat. After an overnight stay (own expense) in Pakbeng, continue to Luang Prabang, stopping along the way to visit the Pak Ou Caves.
・Swimming in the cool water in the waterfall・Having buffet lunch at the restaurant overlooking the Mekong river・Explore the mysterious Buddha caves and riverside villages・Set off down the Mekong River on a private sunset cruise, taking in the stunning scenery and tucking into tasty snacks and drinks8:30~45 Pickup from your accommodation9:00 Minivan leave for Kuang Si Waterfalls9:40 Kuang Si Waterfalls (2H)13:00 Buffet Lunch in the restaurant overlooking the Mekong river (Manifa Elephant Camp)14:00 Boat trip to Pak Ou Caves and villages along the Mekong river17:30 Sunset cruise to Luang Prabang18:30 Luang Prabang boat pier18:30-19:00 transfer to city center or your accommodationThis tour is operated by Manifa Travel. More than 25 years of experience in the travel & tourism industries in Luang Prabang. We are committed to maintaining sustainable relationships and creating positive impacts on the animals, land & communities of Laos
Explore Laos’ one of the most respected holy sites Pak Ou Caves on this half-day river cruise. We depart Luang Prabang boat pier in the morning. Float down the Mekong river and see many scenery of countryside. We will enjoy a 3-hour morning boat trip. Stopping by a local village "Ban Xang Hai" for tasting their unique homemade local rice whisky and rice wine. A local tour guide will accompany throughout the tour. Tour guide will explain the history and culture of Pak Ou Caves. If you have any questions, please feel free to ask.Afterward, we enjoy buffet lunch at the restaurant overlooking the Mekong surrounded by tropical forests. Return to Luang Prabang city by minivan at 2:00 pm※Private boat cruise option: We'll offer a private round trip by your own boat and tour guide.The tour date is reschedulable until 7 pm day before. Please contact us by email or message or visit Manifa Travel office (opposite of Villa Santi Hotel)
Avoid traffic jams and crowds on land by opting for a cruise on either the Mekong River or to the Pak Ou Caves, a must-see attraction for anyone visiting Luang Prabang. Choose between a morning or evening departure, and enjoy lunch, or dinner and a traditional Laos dance show onboard the boat. Plus, convenient hotel pickup is included so you’ll waste no time trying to find a meeting point.
Hop the slow boat from Luang Prabang to Pak Ou Caves for a leisurely day on the Mekong River that gives you plenty of time to explore, swim, and visit riverside communities. Traveling by slow boat is a great way get even more Mekong River time on your way to Pak Ou Caves, where you’ll find a network of Buddhist shrines set into a dramatic limestone cliff.
The border town of Huay Xai in north-western Laos is the main exit point for travelers crossing the border into Thailand. On this tour, travel by slow boat along the Mekong River, one of the cheapest and most scenic ways to travel. Choose to travel from Luang Prabang to Pakbeng (a 1-day journey) or all the way to Huay Xai (a 2-day journey), with a stopover in Pakbeng.
While there are plenty of attractions to visit in Luang Prabang, another round of beautiful sights lie just outside the city limits. Escape the city for a day in the Lao countryside on this private full-day tour. We visits the main highlights of Luang Prabang countryside "Kuang Si Waterfalls" and "Pak Ou Caves" and enjoy beautiful nature of Laos. This itinerary is perfect if you would like to enjoy your own private trip during your short stay in Luang Prabang .・The Mekong river cruise by private boat ・Exploring the mystery caves ・Swimming in the cool water in the waterfall・Having buffet lunch at the restaurant overlooking the Mekong riverThe tour date is reschedulable until 7 pm day before. Please contact us by messageThis tour is operated by Manifa Travel. More than 25 years of experience in the travel & tourism industries in Luang Prabang. We are committed to maintaining sustainable relationships and creating positive impacts on the animals, land & communities of Laos
Pak Ou Caves are on of the most the most treasured regilous symbols of Luang Prabang province. Situated upstream from the Mekong, at about 20 miles from Luang Prabang. The tour starts from you hotel.Highlights- Full day private guided tour to visit Pak Ou caves- Travelling by boat upstream on the Mekong river- Visit the famous village Ban Phanom for its hand weaving- Exploration Ban Xangai village (aka the Whiskey Village) where you can sample fresh lao lao, the potent local brew.- Journey to the caves, explore thousands of Buddha images
- Scenic boat ride along the banks of the Nam Khan River.- Chance to visit off-the-beaten path Lao villages in a day.- Intriguing insight about the daily lives of local villagers.- Traditional lunch at a home in the village of Lao Sung.Get picked up from your Luang Prabang hotel in the morning and head toward the banks of the Nam Khan River to board a stable river boat for a leisurely morning ride. Watch distant mountains and jungle-covered hillsides drift by as you cross through the calm currents, landing on the other side before trekking to Theung village. When you arrive, chat with locals about their daily lives, tour the village, and then continue on along a steepy rocky trail that leads to Lao Sung.Recharge with lunch at a local's home in Lao Sung, where you can sample regional specialties and chat with the village's children while you eat. With a satiated appetite, head back toward the boat, passing through more off-the-beaten path hamlets on your way.
Cruise along the Mekong River and explore the sacred caves of Pak Ou on this full-day tour from Luang Prabang. Get a taste of local life along the Mekong as you pass by rural villages, peek into handicrafts workshops, and sample traditional rice wine. After a lunch of typical Lao cuisine (included), continue to the beautiful Pak Ou Caves and marvel at the thousands of Buddha statues on display.