TWO DAY TREK TO HILLTRIBE HMONG & KHUM VILLAGE, HOMESTAY IN KHMU VILLAGE . TAD SAE WATERFALL — TOUR CODE: TW07
MEETING WITH THE KHMU AND HMONG PEOPLE - THE TWO MOST PROMINENT ETHNIC MINORITIES IN NORTHERN LAOS
|Price||US$ 100-110 / PAX|
|Application period||3 months advance - Day before your trip 8:30 pm (Laos time UTC + 07:00)|
|Departure point||Your accommodation in Luang Prabang|
DAY1; 8:20 – 9:00 AM, we start from Manifa Travel’s office or your accommodation and drive 50-minutes to the east side of Luang Prabang. Then we begin hiking and cross the Nam Khan River by boat. We arrive at a village called “Ban Suan Dala” where Hmong and Lao people live together. You’ll have time to explore village with your guide and find their interesting village-lifestyle.
We continue hiking up a hill another 1.5 – 2 hour to a small Hmong village “Ban TinPha” On the top of the hill. On the way, we will enjoy the lush scenery as we head into the hills. Around the noon, we reach the village and enjoy lunch in a Hmong home. (We can also prepare the picnic lunch instead of Hmong family lunch according to your request) During the lunch break, we will take enough time to walk around the village and see their traditional life and culture, and also have the chance to capture breathtaking views of mountains
We continue trekking downhill and cross a long small stream. After 1.5 -2 hour, we arrive at a Khmu village ” Ban Houay Fai ” where we stay overnight. Our guide will introduce you to the villages, prepare dinner. After dinner we enjoy exploring the village or have a drink with the locals if you like. We will have an incredible night in the mountainous village.
DAY 2 Waking up at early morning and have breakfast. We set out for 1 – to 1.5-hour short trek to Tad Sae Waterfalls. We will enjoy walking up and down hill through the rice fields with beautiful morning landscape. We have lunch break in the waterfall and have time to explore there. Crossing the Nam Khan River by boat, our vehicle will pick you up and go back to city around 3 – 4:00 pm.
February to July (low water season)
During the low water season, the tour is the same except for the Tad Sae Waterfall
KNOWING ABOUT THE LIFESTYLE OF THE KHMU AND HMONG
TAD SAE WATERFALL
Tat Sae Waterfalls, also referred to as the Tad Sae Waterfalls are waterfalls located along a tributary of the Nam Khan River in Luang Prabang Province, Laos. They are located about 18 kilometres southeast of Luang Prabang The best season from August to December
TREKKING IN THE NAM KHAN RIVER VALLEY
You can explore the natural side of Luang Prabang with a trek through spectacular landscapes. Trek is easy level. Children over 8 years usually can walk by themselves without any difficulties.