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 www.mekongriversidelodge.com 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 the second day of the journey:
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 Ban Dan pier around 5 PM, you will be transferred to your hotel in city center.
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. Upon arrival at the pier some 6 kilometers north of Luang Prabang, you will be transferred to your hotel in city center.
Price in twin sharing is - THB: 4,600 (US$ 135) or Euro 125 per person
Single occupancy surcharge is - US$ 10 or Euro 8 per person.
Included in the cruise prices are the following:
Transfer from any hotel in Chiang Khong or Houi Xai to the pier,luggage handling and visa assistance.
Two days escorted cruise in a private chartered boat with soft cushion seats and modern toilet plus safety equipment.
Daily freshly cooked lunch / refreshments and fruits in season.
Accommodation at www.mekongriversidelodge.com or www.sanctuarypakbenglodge.com (at small extra fee)
Stops for sightseeing en route and Pak Ou cave.
Transfer from pier in Luang Prabang to a drop off point in the city center.
We need a minimum of five persons to operate:
Please contact the following for more details:
Telephone : +6686-7799421 or +6653-196638 - 9
Summer promotion room upgrade to www.sanctuaryhotelsandresorts.com is also available at the following additional cost:
Superior fan room including breakfasts US$ 5 per person - summer promotion cruise price valid from April 16th - September 30th 2017
Deluxe air-conditioned rooms including breakfasts US$ 15 per person - summer promotion cruise price -April 16th - September 30th 2017
Rooms at www.sanctuarypakbenglodge are subject to room availability at time of booking.
We accept the following payment methods
Credit cards - visa / master