5 days / A glance to Laos
A glance to Laos for 5 days, places to visit: Vientiane, Luang Prabang, Xieng Khouang, Kuang Sii Waterfall, Plain of Jars and lots of interesting places in the cities…
Day 1: Vientiane / Arrival
Arrival in Vientiane. Transfer to hotel. After a short break, visit some famous places in the city: The oldest Wat Sisaket, The Wat Prakeo, That Luang Stupa.
Stay overnight at hotel in in Vientiane.
Day 2: Vang Vieng / Pristine landscape
Drive to Vang Vieng. Enjoy tubing along Somg river, see the stunning view of the town. (Alt: Walking to enjoy the great mountain scenery and visit surrounding caves).
Overnight in Vang Vieng.
Day 3: Xieng Khouang / Visit “Plain of Jars”
After breakfast, transfer from Vang Vieng to Phonsavan. Lunch on the way. Upon arrival in Phonsavan, check-in at hotel.
After a refreshment, visit the Plain of jars Site No. 1, just 6 km away from Phonsavan town. Enjoy scenery of sunset above the hundreds of jars. The mysterious archaeological site is discovered by UNESCO and are planned to establish it as a World Heritage site.
Overnight in Phonsavan.
Add-on: Xieng Khouang / “Plain of Jars” – No 2 & 3
Morning, visit the Plain of jars site No. 2. If time allows, we visit the Plain of Jars site No.3. After lunch at a local restaurant, proceed to Mouang Khoune, the former capital city of Xieng Khouang, heavily destroyed by American bombers during War. Make some visits to minority villages of hill tribes. Return to the city.
Overnight in Phonsavan.
Day 4: Luang Prabang / Way to Luang Prabang
Early morning, visit Central Market of Phonsavan to watch different Hill Tribes bartering and exchanging merchandises. Afternoon, heading to Luang Prabang, visit interesting places on the way.
Overnight in Luang Prabang.
Day 5: Luang Prabang / city tour
Morning, visit famous places in the city. Visit the Museum in the former Royal Palace where you get a sense of local history. Continue our visit to Vat Xieng Thong, Vat Saen and Vat Vixoun. After lunch, visit the nearby traditional Tai Lue weaving village Ban Phanom and The very scenic Tad Sae Waterfall.
After that, transfer you straight to airport for your departure flight.
- Transportation in private
- Accommodation in twin shared room
- Boat trip as stated in above sights
- English speaking guide
- Admission fee to indicated sights
- Meals mentioned
- Gov’t tax and service charge
- Luggage handling and drinking water
- Personal expenses