Laos New Year holiday
Tour highlights: - Luang Prabang
The tour begins & finishes in: Luang Prabang

Detailed itinerary

We start our city tour with a visit to the Royal Palace Museum, which hosts a range of interesting artifacts from the Royal period in Luang Prabang. We continue to visit the city’s oldest temples, the magnificent Wat Xiengthong with its roof sweeping low to the ground, representing classical Lao architecture, the impressive stupa of Wat Visoun, and the shrine of Wat Aham. The Art and Ethnology Centre to learn about the culture and history of some of the diverse ethnic groups that make up the rich tapestry of the population of Laos.

We will then climb to the top of Mount Phousi to explore the sacred gilded stupa and enjoy the panoramic view of the city and the sun setting over the Mekong River.

Dissenting the mountain you will find yourself in the midst of the famous Luang Prabang Night Market, where you can find a unique selection of handmade textiles and handicrafts locally made by both ethnic Lao and hill tribe people surrounding Luang Prabang.

Your evening is free to treat yourself to a spa treatment or massage, do some shopping, or relax at your hotel.

 

Trip includes

  • Private tour
  • Private A/C transportation
  • Pick up and drop off at your hotel
  • English speaking guide (another language upon your request)
  • Lunch
  • All entrance fees