Spirit of Laos

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  • No booking fees
  • duration 16 days
  • tour type Group Tour
  • age requirement 14+ yrs
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  • Starts Vientiane, Tours to Thailand
  • Ends Bangkok , Tours to Thailand
  • +5
HIGHLIGHTS
  • Nong Khiaw Small rustic town on the Ou River, surrounded by limestone hills
  • Luang Prabang Sleepy French Colonial riverside town with over 30 gilded temples
  • Plain of Jars Mysterious and remote site of huge 2,000 yearold huge stone jars
  • Don Khong Island Explore the 4,000 islands region of southern Laos
The Spirit Of Laos trip starts in Vientiane and ends in Bangkok. The Spirit Of Laos trip is a cultural, religious and historic sites trip that takes 16 days. You will travel through Thailand, Vietnam and Laos and visit Nong Khiaw, Luang Prabang, Phonsavan and 4 other destinations. This is a guided small group trip that includes accommodation, transport, meals and others.

Travel the length and breadth of the least-visited but most charming country in South East Asia. Cruise on slowboats along the Mekong River, trek past rice paddies and dip in turquoise waterfalls. Luang Prabang - Soak up the city's French colonial charm and watch monks line the street at sunrise. Phonsovan - Discover the mysterious 'Plain of Jars' and learn about the impact of UXOs from the Vietnam war 4,000 Islands - Visit rural villages and trek to waterfalls in Laos' remote south.
Customer reviews about Explore
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Based on 77 reviews
Brian's review for another Explore tour
5 - Excellent
  • Brian
  • On Nov 20 2019
“You have an excellent balanced team in Wendy and Clint.”
Colin's review for another Explore tour
5 - Excellent
  • Colin
  • On Nov 20 2019
“The driver Clink and Wendy made a wonderful team. The group were fantastic and the combination made this a wonderful holiday never to be forgotten.”
Julie's review for another Explore tour
5 - Excellent
  • Julie
  • On Nov 20 2019
“It's difficult to really comment on value for money as one can't compare two trips like for like”
ITINERARY Expand All
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  • Day 1 : Join trip in Vientiane
  • Day 2 : In Vientiane, sightseeing in the Lao Capital; afternoon visit to Buddha Park
  • Day 3 : Fly to Phonsavan, discover the ancient capital of Muang Khong
  • Day 4 : In Phonsavan, explore the mystical Plain of Jars
  • Day 5 : Scenic drive along mountain roads to Luang Prabang
  • Day 6 : In Luang Prabang, walking tour of temples; free afternoon
  • Day 7 : From Luang Prabang visit Kuang Si waterfalls; free afternoon
  • Day 8 : Drive to Nong Khiaw; afternoon is free to explore
  • Day 9 : In Nong Khiaw, visit ethnic villages and kayak on the Nam Ou River
  • Day 10 : Longboat down river to Luang Prabang
  • Day 11 : Fly to Pakse; Journey by boat and road to Don Khong Island
  • Day 12 : Explore 4,000 islands region; take dolphin boat safari and visit Khong Phapheng waterfalls
  • Day 13 : Drive to Tad Fane on Bolaven Plateau
  • Day 14 : Walk across the plateau and visit coffee plantations. Free time at Tad Fane waterfalls.
  • Day 15 : Drive to Pakse and fly to Bangkok
  • Day 16 : Trip ends in Bangkok
WHAT'S INCLUDED Download PDF Brochure
Meals
  • 15 Breakfast, 1 Lunch
Accommodation
  • 6 nights simple hotel
  • 7 nights comfortable hotel
  • 2 nights comfortable bungalow
Transport
  • Bus, Boat, Flight
Guide
  • Explore Tour Leader, Boat Crew, Driver(s), Local Guide(s)
WHAT'S EXCLUDED
  • Any international flights to Vientiane and from Bangkok are not included in this price. We always recommend that you arrive 1 day prior to your tour starting date.
  • Travel insurance is not included in this Spirit of Laos tour. Travel insurance is mandatory to buy. We recommend purchasing it from World Nomads.
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GOOD TO KNOW
Payment

A deposit of 282 USD is required to confirm this tour. The remaining balance will be charged 59 days before departure. For any departures within 20 January 2020 full payment is required.

Travel Insurance

Spirit of Laos tour requires that you have adequate and valid travel insurance covering medical and personal accidents, including repatriation costs and emergency evacuation. We recommend using World Nomads' travel insurance.

Visa

For this Spirit of Laos tour getting the required visa(s) is the responsibility for each individual traveller, as visa requirements vary depending on your nationality. We recommend to check with your local embassies representing the countries that you are travelling to, as part of this itinerary.

CANCELLATION No additional cancellation fees apply for this Spirit of Laos tour. You can cancel the tour up to 60 days prior departure and avoid paying the full amount, but your deposit paid is non-refundable. No refund applies for cancellations within 59 days of departure.
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