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Cruise the Mekong

Cruise the mighty Mekong river aboard "The Nagi of Mekong"

a 36 meter traditional Lao style riverboat.





The majestic Mekong River has been the lifeblood of the region since time immemorial, from its humble origins deep in the Tibetan plateau, down to the delta rice lands of Vietnam. Now you can taste its alluring aura in a cruise along the stretch from Houy Xai to Luang Phra Bang. Aboard the regal Nagi of Mekong , you can experience the history and drama of this eminent watercourse and thrill to the spectacular scenery of riverine forests and looming emerald mountains.
During the leisurely cruise on this elegant riverboat you will pass by remote rustic villages of the lowland Lao peoples and of ethnic hill tribes, and take a tour of the revered and mysterious Tam Ting caves. A river cruise unparalleled anywhere in the world! 





The Nagi makes the trip to Luang Prabang in two days:

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Two days downstream cruise on the Mekong from Houi Xai - Pak Bang - Luang Prabang.

Depart Houi Xai on: Sunday , Wednesday and Friday:

Boat leaves from Houi Xai main pier at 09.00, tea & coffee and fruits served, after two hours of the relaxing cruise, a stop is made at a ethnic Lao village along the river where you may observe primitive way of life of the people. Hot lunch is served on board, afternoon arrival at Pak Bang and check in at Petchsokxai hotel or similar. Total distance traveled to day is approximately 150 kilometers, about 80 nautical miles, in seven hours including a stop for sightseeing at village along the river.

Arrive Luang Prabang on: Monday , Thursday and Saturday:

A walk to the nearby local market is a "must" return to hotel for breakfast and check out, boat leaves the dock at 08.00, another stop is made at a village by the river prior to hot lunch on board.  A stop is also made at the famous Pak Ou cave just before arrival at Luang Prabang main pier around 4 PM. Total distance traveled to day is approximately 180 kilometers or about 97 nautical miles in eight hours including stops for sightseeing at village along the river and Pak Ou cave.

Price in twin sharing is THB.4,600 or Euro 120 per person

Single occupancy surcharge is THB. 600 or Euro 18 per person.

We need a minimum of 4 persons to operate the cruise, we usually have enough to run the cruise.


Included in the cruise prices are:

Special chartered boat with soft cushion seats, modern toilet and safety equipments on board.

Transfer from hotel in Chiang Khong (including ferry ticket) or Houi Xai to the boat, visa / immigration assistance and luggage handling.

Room and breakfasts at Petsokxai hotel or similar in Pak Bang.

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English speaking staff & admission fee at Pak Ou cave.

Hot lunch on both days of journey, tea & coffee, fruits in season.

Please contact the following for more details:
Email: adisak.star@gmail.com

Telephone : +6686-7799421 or +6653-196638
Skype: adisak.star




Two days upstream cruise on the Mekong from Luang Prabang - Pak Bang - Houi Xai

Depart Luang Prabang on: Monday and Thursday:

Boat leaves from Luang Prabang main pier at 07.00, stops are made for sightseeing at the famous Pak Ou cave and a village along the river. Hot lunch is provided on board. Arrive Pak Bang late afternoon, check in at Petch Chokxai hotel or similar, overnight in Pak Bang.

Arrive Houi Xai on: Tuesday and Friday:

A walk to the nearby local market is a "must" return to hotel for breakfast and check out, boat leaves the dock at 08.00, another stop is made at a village by the river prior to hot lunch on board. Arrive Houi Xai main pier around 4 PM.

Price in twin sharing is THB.6,200 per person for 2-4 persons

Price in twin or double sharing room THB.4,600 per person for 5 persons and up

Single occupancy surcharge is THB. 600 or Euro 18 per person.

Minimum 2 persons

Included in the cruise prices are:

Special chartered boat with soft cushion seats, modern toilet and safety equipments on board.

Room and breakfast at Petsokxai hotel or similar in Pak Bang.

English speaking staff & admission fee at Pak Ou cave.

Hot lunch on both days of journey, tea & coffee, fruits in season.

Please contact the following for more details:
adisak.star@gmail.com
Telephone : +6686-7799421 or +6653-196638
Skype: adisak.star






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