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Luang Prabang tours 3D2N
LUANG PRABANG AND SURROUNDING TOURS
DURATION:
 3 Days / 2 Nights
TRIP ROUTE: Luang Prabang
TOUR OPERATION: All year round / On Demand 
TOUR PRICE: Available upon Request

TOUR ITINERARY
DAY 1: LUANG PRABANG
Upon your arrival in Luang Prabang, you will be met and welcomed by your tour guide and transfer to the hotel for check in.
Luang Prabang, an enchanting town set between the Nam Khan and Mekong River, is filled with historic temples and colonial style buildings.
Begins your tour with Wat Visoun (or Wat Wisunalat), the oldest temple in Luang Prabang which can be dated back to 1513 and contains a collection of antique wooden Buddhas. Visit the nearby Wat Aham or “The Monastery of opened heart”, famous for the ancient interior of its ordination hall and beautiful roof ornamentation. It was the former residence of Phra Sangkarat, the Supreme Monk of Buddhism in Laos. Now it is time to visit one of the most significant temples in Laos, Wat Xieng Thong, literally means “The Temple of Golden City”. Its origin can be dated back to 1560 when King Setthatilat built it on the bank of Mekong River near the juncture with the Nam Khan River. The entire temple complex with many ornate chapels and buildings represents the real gem of traditional Laotian architecture. From Wat Xieng Thong, take an opportunity to stroll down the main street (or Wat Street) of Luang Prabang. If time permits, stop at other fascinating temples such as Wat Siboun Heuang, Wat Si Moungkhoun, Wat Sop and Wat Sene.
Overnight at your hotel in Luang Prabang.

DAY 2: LUANG PRABANG
In the morning, after breakfast, begins your day by taking an exhilarating boat trip up the Mekong River to visit Pak Ou Caves which are consisted of two caves, the lower Tham Ting and upper Tham Theug, overhanging on the steep limestone cliffs. These extraordinary caves are filled with thousands of Buddha statues of various styles, sizes and positions imaginable. Not far from the Pak Ou Caves, lies the local village of Ban Xang Hai, litterally means Jar or Pottery Making Village. Today the villagers no longer make potteries, but import instead. The main attraction of the village is whisky making, silk weaving and Sa paper making. Its fame arises from the production of local rice wine whisky - lao lao. At the village, you will see whisky in various bottles, containing creepy creatures such as snakes, scorpion, centipedes, or geckos, fully bathed in lao lao whisky. Continue onward to visit the weaving village of Ban Xang Khong, a village near Luang Prabang well known for its traditional handwoven cotton and silk, as well as production of the local sa (mulberry) paper.
Overnight at your hotel in Luang Prabang.

DAY 3: LUANG PRABANG AND DEPARTURES
In the morning, after breakfast, take the opportunity to stroll down the local market and come in touch closer to Luang Prabang serene life-style and activities of the early morning. Continue to Luang Prabang National Museum (or Royal Palace), built by French in 1904 as the residence to the royal family. When the monarchy was overthrown by Revolutionary Government in 1975, the palace was converted to national museum. It has been well preserved and provide good insights into the history of Laos. The National Museum is closed on Tuesday). Nearby, visit Wat Mai (or New Temple), the largest temple in Luang Prabang and one of the most picturesque temple in Laos with its five-tiered roof, veranda and architecture. Afterwards, drive out of the town to visit a local village of Ban Muang Khai and then continue onwards to Kuang Si Waterfall, an outstanding waterfall of Luang Prabang with many cascading steps, basins and flowing water. You can relax in the natural environment and enjoy swimming in its pleasant pools and clear water. Then take a brief visit to the nearby Khmu village of Ban Tha Pene and return to Luang Prabang.

Rest of the day, time is free at your own leisure till transfer out to the airport for your departure.

Tour includes:
Accommodation as mentioned in the program
Meals as per mentioned (B=Breakfast, L=Lunch, D=dinner)
Local English/French/German/Spanish/Italian/Mandarin/Cantonese/Vietnamese speaking guides
Tours and transfers as mentioned by private air-condition vehicles
Entrance fee for mentioned visit

Tour does NOT include the following:
Services and meals other than mentioned
Camera / video entrance fees
Laos visa
International departure flights taxes
Drinks, laundry, telephone calls, tips, insurance … and expenditure of a personal nature
Any services other than mentioned

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