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FULL DAY BIKE TO WHISKY VILLAGE & ELEPHANT INTERACTIONS — TOUR CODE:F07

FULL DAY BIKE TO WHISKY VILLAGE & ELEPHANT INTERACTIONS — TOUR CODE:F07

A WONDERFUL LUANG PRABANG COUNTRYSIDE JOURNEY BY BIKE

OVERVIEW

PriceUS$ 40 / PAX
Application period3 months advance - Day before your trip 8:30 pm (Laos time UTC + 07:00)
Departure pointYour accommodation in Luang Prabang
Departure dateEveryday (We accept to change the date of tour if you contact us by 7:00 PM day before)
DurationFull Day
Please see this page for the details of booking process.
Date Change/Cancel are available according to the policies defined in the terms & conditions

Pick up from your accommodation at about 8:30 AM and depart from the center at 9:00 AM. We cycle for about 2 and half hours to Ban Xang Hay Village, also known as Whisky Village. Here you visit the village, see the process of making lao lao, the country’s beloved rice whiskey and taste the fresh local delights. Why not pick up a couple of bottles for later!

Another 30 minutes cycling on dirt roads take us to Manifa Elephant Camp. We enjoy a full buffet style lunch @ the Manifa Elephant Camp restaurant – overlooking the mekong river.

After Lunch we start 1 hour elephant experience “MEANINGFUL ELEPHANT INTERACTIONS PROGRAM

  • CRUELTY FREE RIDING (OPTIONAL BARE-NECK OR CORRECTLY WEIGHTED HOWDAH)
  • WE PROVIDE AN ABUNDANCE OF BANANAS AND SUGAR CANE STICKS (OUR ELEPHANTS FAVORITE SNACK FOOD) FOR YOU TO FEED HELP US FEED OUR 17 ELEPHANTS
  • SLASH AROUND IN THE WATER AND HELP IN BATHING ALL OUR ELEPHANTS

We go by minivan back to the city center at about 3:30 PM.

Recommended to join in this tour with two or more people. We have to double the price for a single participant because the reference price starts from 2 participants .

Manifa Elephant Camp is managed by people certified by EU Switch Asia Luang Prabang Handle with Care Project. Working with them, we will improve the animal welfare standard in Laos. For further information, please refer to our “Elephant FAQ“

INCLUDED SERVICES

MEANINGFUL ELEPHANT INTERACTIONS PROGRAM (1H)

ENGLISH SPEAKING GUIDE

TRANSPORTATION

From and to your accommodation (or Luang Prabang city center)

BIKE (2.5H)

ENTRANCES FEE

BUFFET STYLE LUNCH

OPTION

SUNSET BOAT CRUISE @US$5/pax

Enjoy a beautiful & relaxing sunset boat cruise along the Mekong river. We will go back to Luang Prabang city by slow boat instead of mini van.

  • 2 hours boat rides and sunset cruises from Ban Xang Hai to Pak Ou to Luang Prabnag (25km)
  • A can of beer (or soft drink) & snacks for free on the boat
  • Going back to Luang Prabang boat peer at around sunset time. (6-7pm)
  • UPGRADE TO PRIVATE TOUR

    YOUR OWN TOUR GUIDE (EN, FR,DE,JP,CH,IT,SP,RU), PRIVATE TRANSPORTATION

    FREE AIRPORT DROP OFF (ADVANCE RESERVATION REQUIRED)

    We can drop you off at the airport on the way back to Luang Prabang. Usually arrival time to the airport between 3:00 pm - 3:30 pm. (You need to arrive at the airport at least 90 minutes prior to your scheduled departure time. Manifa Travel assumes no responsibility for your flight. Please inquire by email after your booking)

    AGE REQUIREMENTS

    BABIES 0 – 3 YEARS

    FREE OF CHARGE – PARENTAL CARE REQUIRED

    THERE IS NO MAXIMUM AGE FOR PARTICIPATION

    AGES 4 -11 YEARS

    DISCOUNTED 30% OFF FULL RATE OF TOUR PACKAGE – MANDATORY PARENTAL OR GUARDIAN SUPERVISION REQUIRED THROUGHOUT

    CASE SPECIFIC SITUATIONS WILL BE CONSIDERED

    EXPERIENCES

    Cycling quiet back-trails through the picturesque & friendly Laos countryside on the outskirts of Luang Prabang.

    Explore the mysterious beauty of the Lao jungle with elephant. Manifa mahout team have a tremendous bond with their elephant. They will support you to ride elephant with no cruelty.

    Manifa Elephant Camp provides pleanty of snack food (banana & sugarcane stick, pineapple) for you to feed elephants. No additional charge for elephant snacks

    Enjoy a delicious buffet-style lunch at the restaurant overlooking the Mekong river. Savour the traditional laos flavours and delight in the western international style dishes. Made with love and fresh local ingredients | Vegetarian options available

    A unique little village on the banks of the Mekong River. Ban Xang Hai is famous for their handicraft products like distilling and selling whisky, hand woven fabric and jewelry.

    By adding extra US$5, we offer the best budget cruise in town with two-hour sunset trips along the Mekong river with a comfortable long-tail slow boat.  Not like other sunset tours cruising around city area, you can enjoy incredible sunset views in the countryside of Luang Prabang.

    • 2 hours boat rides and sunset cruises from Ban Xang Hai to Pak Ou to Luang Prabnag (25km)
    • A can of beer (or soft drink) & snacks on the boat for free
    • Going back to Luang Prabang boat peer at
      around sunset time. (6-7pm)

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