12 days Laos Independent Tour. Unbeatable value: this independent tour includes 3 star comfortable hotels with private facilities, daily breakfast, internal flights, car transfers Pakze-Champassak-Khong-Tadlo, guided city tours.
Only £1,295 per person.Code LA05.
Price includes: Internal flights, 3 star comfortable hotels as stated or similar with breakfast (centrally located, air conditioned, private facilities). Programme extendible upon request.
Price excludes: International flights *, insurance, airport/ hotel transfers, visa to Laos (obtainable on arrival), local airport tax, meals, drinks, tips, sightseeing, optional excursions and any service not specified.
* To make your holidays even more hassle-free, we can purchase international flights on your behalf at competitive prices. Please call for more information.
Price is per person based on 2 persons travelling together and sharing a twin/double room. Single room supplement £250 per person. Price for 1 person travelling alone can be quoted on request.
Optional tours and excursions can be booked locally or at your hotel tour desk. Please note that internal flights can be changed by airlines at short notice. Our tour operation depends on many factors some of which are beyond our control. We reserve the right to amend programmes in case of unexpected problems caused by weather, airlines, transport companies and local organizations.
DAY 01 International flights to Vientiane
DAY 02 VIENTIANE (B/-/-)
Arrival at Wattay airport in Vientiane. Arrange your own taxi transfer to your hotel in city centre. Rest of the day is at leisure. Overnight at Vansana hotel.
DAY 03 VIENTIANE (B/-/-)
Vientiane half-day guided city tour including the oldest temple, Wat Sisaket with thousands of miniature Buddha statues and the former royal temple of Wat Prakeo, formerly housing the famous Emerald Buddha. On the way to the sacred That Luang Stupa, stop for pictures of the imposing Patuxai Monument, well-known as Vientiane’s own Arc de Triumph and the central market Talat Sao.
DAY 04 VIENTIANE / PAKZE / CHAMPASSAK (B/-/-)
Fly to Pakze. On arrival transfer to Champassak for a guided tour to the pre-Angkorian mystical site of Wat Phou temple located a few km from Champassak town. This is an important Khmer monument dating back to the 10th century and is regarded as an outstanding example of Khmer architecture. Overnight at Anisa Guest House.
DAY 05 CHAMPASSAK / KHONG ISLAND (B/-/-)
Car transfer and ferry boat to 4,000 Kong islands. Continue by small boat to Done Khone island. Overnight at Sala Done Khone hotel.
DAY 06 TADLO (B/-/-)
Car transfer to Boloven plateau with stops en route to visit coffee and cardamom plantations and some villages of ethnic Katu, Kalum, Souey, Lovens, and Ya Eum. Continue to Saravane for overnight at Tadlo Lodge.
DAY 07 TADLO / PAKZE (B/-/-)
Car transfer to Pakze. Overnight at Pakze hotel.
DAY 08 PAKZE/ LUANG PRABANG (B/-/-)
Arrange own taxi transfer for flight to Luang Prabang. Overnight in LuangPrabang at Sala Prabang hotel.
DAY 09 LUANG PRABANG (B/-/-)
Half day guided city tour including the impressive stupa of Wat Visoun, the shrine of Wat Aham, Wat Mai, Phousi Hill for the sacred gilded stupa Wat Sene, the city’s oldest temple and the magnificent Wat Xieng Thong with its roofs sweeping low to the ground, representing the classical architecture of Luang Prabang temple.
DAY 10 LUANG PRABANG (B/-/-)
Day at leisure in LuangPrabang staying at the same hotel..
DAY 11 DEPARTURE (B/-/-)
Check out for departure. Arrange own taxi transfer to airport for your flight home.
DAY 12 Arrival home.