Northern Laos soft adventure Muang Ngoi Loop Tour Laos 6days
Welcome to a wonderful soft adventure package highlighting with great nature, landscapes, culture, village life and the majestic Nam Ou river. North Laos offers many activities for those who love to get off the beaten track. In the area around Nong Khiau and Muang Ngoi you will find it all… Come to explore local markets, impressive landscapes, rivers and villages and the wonderful landscapes and mountains on this amazing river… Everyone can do it, everyone likes it…and it is a great experience even for families with children!
all transfer, English speaking guide, trekking guide, boat fees, nights in Hotels and Guest houses, meals as mentioned, activities as per itinerary, entrance fees, permissions, local taxes and boat charges
Tips, personal expenses, drinks, meals not mentioned in itinerary
Day 1: LUANG PRABANG to Oudomxai
In the morning we start with our private car/van to Oudomxai province north of Luang Prabang. During our drive you get the chance to see some beautiful sceneries and landscapes as the mountains arise from deep valley in northern Laos. Our lunch we will take in the little town of Pakmong. On the way we have short stops for exploration and some village visits. Along the way some Hmong and Khamu villages are found. We arrive Oudomxai in the afternoon – free time to see a bit of a typical quiet northern Laos town. Visit local market if there is enough time. Overnight in Hotel – / L / –
Day 2: Oudomxai to Muang Khua
After our breakfast we continue by car through some more remote areas and beautiful countryside to Muang Kua which lies on the wonderful Nam Ou river. Along the way we can stop to visit Villages of Akha and Khamu tribes. A short impression of their way of life will be a special experience for you. Lunch will be served along the way. In the afternoon we arrive in Muang Kua. Depending on time you can still go out for some exploration within the small town. Overnight at hotel. B / L / –
Day 3: On the Nam Ou river from Muang Kua to Muang Ngoi
After breakfast we start heading out to have a look around in town or on the river banks. We will see the local market and move on to the traditional boats that wait for guests on the river. Than we make our way down stream on Nam Ou river to Muang Ngoi, a little village with basic toursit infrastructure. Picnic lunch is on the way or in a little village. On the way we have different stops to visit Ban Hadsaphuai (Khmu village) and other places. The countryside and landscape is stunning and a beautiful mixture between river, mountains and jungle. It is thought to be one of the most beautiful sights of this area with rocks, cliffs and amazing rock formations rising into the sky… Afternoon arrival in Muang Ngoi.
Overnight in simple Bungalows!*
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Day 4: A day of nature activities around Muang Ngoi along the Nam Ou river
waking up in this great scenery is something special, but our day of activity will add some highlights to that. Early morning we start with our boat to go down the river for further visits along the way. We stop to see a Lao Loum (Low land Lao) village. After that we start for our activity day and for our trekking. It is a 2 hours Trek to Ban Pha Yoong (a Hmong ethic village), then we continue to visit Ban Tad Lene (a Khmu village). Along the way we find a picturesque scenery of mountains and rice paddies and rural life maybe like hundreds of years ago in the modern world. Lunch will be served along the way. After the Trek we return in the afternoon to Muang Ngoi.
Night in Simple Bungalows *
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Day 5: From Muang Ngoi on the Nam Ou river to Nong Khiau
Cruising downstream we head out for another wonderful day in great landscapes along the Nam Ou river. We take the public boat for an hour and will arrive in Nong Khiau. Here we find time to explore a huge mountain on a picturesque mountain hike(mountain view trek). Our trek guides us into the high altitude forests for an amazing view into the surrounding valleys and mountains… In the evening we return to Nong Khiau where we stay overnight in a beautiful Lodge
(Riverside Bungalows if available) B / L /
Day 6: Overland from Nong Khiau to Luang Prabang
Optional cruise on the Nam Ou river (extra cost)
After breakfast, continue to take the local bus or Minivan to Luang Prabang, on the way stopover to visit the famous Buddha’s cave of Pak Ou. Arrival in Luang Prabang would be in the afternoon. Transfer to your hotel – End of service!
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