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FULL DAY – KAYAK TO PAK OU CAVES — TOUR CODE:F14

FULL DAY – KAYAK TO PAK OU CAVES — TOUR CODE:F14

KAYAK IN THE SPECTACULAR LANDSCAPES ON BOTH THE NAM OU AND THE MEKONG RIVERS

OVERVIEW

PriceUS$ 35 / 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

We depart from your accommodation or  Manifa Travel office at 08:30 am by Minivan to Ban Hat Kor about 1 hour. From there we start kayak on the Nam Ou River. We enjoy a breathtaking view of the tranquil countryside and see a wonderful nature built limestone cliffs called Pha Aen on the way. 3 hours kayaking take us to the first destination the confluence of the Nam Ou and Mekong Rivers, Pak Ou.

Upon arrival at Pak Ou, we visit the famous Pak Ou Caves – two linked caves crammed with thousands of gold lacquered Buddha statues of various shapes and sizes left by devoted pilgrims. Exploring the caves about 30 minutes, we start the second course of the kayaking on the Mekong River. We paddle down the Mekong for 30 minutes until we ended our Kayak at Manifa Elephant Camp. There we enjoy a beautiful buffet style lunch at the restaurant – overlooking the Mekong River.

After Lunch we drive back to Luang Prabang. Along the way, we stop at the village of Ban Xang hai, where the local rice wine is produced.  At about 2:30 PM, we go back to your accommodation or city center.

INCLUDED SERVICES

KAYAK (3.5 H)

ENGLISH SPEAKING GUIDE

TRANSPORTATION

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

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

    Pak Ou Caves are well known as Tham Ting or Ting Cave, located on the riverbank, about 25km from Luang Prabang. The cave is very beautiful and filled with thousands of Buddha images and has long served as a pilgrimage site for all kinds of people, including members of the former royal family.

    Spectacular kayaking on the Mekong and the Nam Ou  rivers.  You will find the diverse nature and landscapes of Luang Prabang

     

    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.

    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

    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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