Biking Package In Northern Luang Prabang
Biking Package In Northern Luang Prabang - 5 Days
Style: Laos Adventure Tours
Hightlights: Luang Prabang -> Nam Ou River -> Nong Khiau -> Ban Kioukhan -> Ban Hadsapheai -> Muang Ngoi
Description: A great northern Laos combination tour for active people who like to bike and hike. With a night on the beautiful Nam Ou river as well as
Day 1: Biking packages in Luang Prabang Northern Province : Biking into the North
We start north of Luang Prabang and along the Mekong as well as the Nam Ou river with its amazing landscape. On our first day we can explore some villages along the way as well as some great sceneries. After a 60 km ride out north we arrive in our little Guest house no the bank of the Nam Ou river. Wander around the roadside village and see how people live in the countryside. Overnight in Ban Hat Pang. (about 70 km)
Day 2: Biking packages in Luang Prabang Northern Province : Biking day and river journey
The second day will bring us further north into the limestone formations around Nong Khiau, where we will arrive in the late afternoon. See the kids in the river and have a look around the small Laotian town. It is still a very small and untouched place. Night in Guest house in Nong Khiau. (About 80 km cycling)
Day 3: Biking packages in Luang Prabang Northern Province : Trekking in remote villages
With a little local boat we head out to discover the Nam Ou and the surrounding villages. We start to our two day trekking. After a one hour boat transfer we begin to trek uphill, which is about 1200 m above the sea level, to Ban Kioukhan (about 4-5 hours), a Village of Khmu ethnic group. On the way, stop to visit Tham Kaang, the former sheltering cave for local villagers during the last Indochina War (1960 - 1972) which has never damaged with beautiful surroundings. A long the way, it is particularly picturesque of mountain views. Picnic lunch. Arrive Kioukhan in the afternoon. Explore local people's working and living conditions. Dinner and overnight at villagers' homes.
Day 4: Biking packages in Luang Prabang Northern Province : Trekking to the people
Breakfast at villagers' homes. After that we continue to trek downhill through beautiful natural surroundings to visit Ban Hadsapheai (about 4 - 5 hours), a small village of Khmu ethnic group which is on the bank of Nam Ou river. After lunch, continue to take a boat ride downstream to Muang Ngoi. Between Ban Hatsaphuai and Muang Ngoi, it is thought to be one of the most beautiful views on the Nam Ou river with rock cliffs and rock formation rising dramatically above rain forest. Lunch at local restaurant in Muang Ngoi. Afternoon for relaxing in the beautiful setting. Bungalow or Guesthouse in Muang Ngoi.
Day 5: Biking packages in Luang Prabang Northern Province : Back into civilization
After our breakfast we make an early start down stream towards our starting point. We follow the river in a small local motor boat that will bring us to Luang Prabang within 7 - 8 hrs. If you wish to arrive earlier we have to choose a road transfer which is less exciting but at least 4 hrs of saved time. Please ask for further travel arrangements from Luang Prabang.
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- English speaking guide
- Quality bikes and safety equipment
- Activities as mentioned in the itinerary
- Entrance fees to all sites
- Lunch (vegetarian options available)
- Drinking Water
- Specialty Drinks
Five common questions travellers ask us
1. How long and where to visit for first-timers?
For first-timers, 5 days can be enough to take in Laos at a glance. An ideal order should be going from Vientiane to Luang Prabang.
Luang Prabang, nestled at the comfortable confluence of two mighty rivers, Luang Prabang is the northern emerald gem of Laos. Although it is cozy enough for you to navigate its leafy lanes on your own two feet, there is still plenty to see and do. Vientiane, vientiane may be the busiest city in Laos, it is a remarkable blend of French colonial architecture and soaring gilded temples and monasteries.
2. When is the best time to visit Laos?
No matter for first-timers or seasoned travelers, an adventure to these three countries is ideally made during October to next February. If you would like to dodge from big crowds, leave Chirstmas and January.
Travelling for great value and experiences, we would suggest late September to October and February. If the heat and occasional rainfalls are not much a problem for you, you are in for a great deal during the shoulder seasons, namely March to August. During this time, we will arrange a noon break and the pace will be much lossen as for you to restore.
3. What is the best way to get to Laos?
First option is by air. Cambodia has three major international airports: Vientiane International Airport & Luang Prabang International Airport.
Bangkok and Hanoi are the most-friendly transit hubs as they have better airfares and much easier to get around.
4. How do I book the trip?
To book our trip, please select your preferred trip and click on ”Book this trip” on the web page. Our booking form wizard will automatically call the trip name, and ask you to fill out some fields for information. Once completed filling the form, you just click Submit to send us your inquiry or Reset to cancel what you have filled up. After receiving your reservation request, we will immediately make all the necessary arrangements in accordance with your request. This will takes about 1-2 business days, and we will send to you our confirmation message by e-mail with all the details of hotels, flights, tours, the booking status and also payment term.
5. Do I Need a Visa for Visiting Laos?
It is very easy to obtain a visa at the airport of Luang Prabang, cost ranges from USD20 to USD50 per person depended on nationality.
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