Escape the crowds and travel by tuk-tuk to Angkor Wat for sunrise over Angkor Wat‘s famous spires. Enjoy a hands-on traditional Lao-style cooking demonstration at the Bamboo Experience cooking school. Learn about the typical ingredients used in Lao cooking and prepare a feast for dinner. Receive a blessing when you take part in a local ‘Baci’ blessing ceremony. Cruise overnight through the 3,000 islands rising from the sea in Ha Long Bay.
Begin your day like a local by indulging in the flavours of traditional Lao coffee at a charming coffee stall in Vientiane. Embark on a breath-taking Mekong cruise and witness the captivating scenery as the sun gracefully sets. Immerse yourself in the rich Laos culture as you visit a traditional wooden house and savour a home-cooked meal, while gaining insights into local traditions. Uncover the hidden gems of the capital city, Vientiane, as you explore its local sights and delight in the authentic delicacies it has to offer. Experience the true essence of Laos on this remarkable journey of cultural immersion and culinary delights.
Explore the World Heritage listed town of Luang Prabang with its glittering temples, night markets and spectacular mountainous scenery. Visit Wat Phou Temple, spot Irrawaddy dolphins and see stunning waterfalls in scenic Southern Laos. Enjoy additional bonuses including a tailored welcome kit and room upgrades in Vientiane and Luang Prabang, plus more.
Enjoy four nights in World Heritage listed Luang Prabang, repeatedly mentioned as a highlight by our travellers. Prepare your own traditional Lao picnic of barbecue chicken and bamboo sticky rice to take to the magnificent Kuang Si Falls. Enjoy bonus offers in Luang Prabang including a complimentary room upgrade. See page 65 for our range of hotels and bonus offers.
Cruise on Halong Bay’s jade green water, amongst thousands of limestone karsts and caves. Discover this World Heritage listed town of Luang Prabang with its glittering temples, night markets, monks and spectacular mountainous scenery. Experience an unforgettable day uncovering majestic Angkor Wat, the faces of Bayon and mysterious Ta Prohm.
Swim in the waterfalls and visit a coffee farm in the highlands of the Bolaven Plateau. Take a jeep trip to an ethnic village with traditional bamboo houses. See the ancient temple ruins of Vat Phou. Explore the local coffee shops and meet with a young farmer and learn about noodle production before sampling your own. View the beautiful Kuang Si waterfalls and visit a rescue centre for Asiatic Black Bears. Engage in a plant scavenger hunt at the botanical gardens and prepare traditional dishes in a cooking class.
Discover the rich world of coffee with Mr. Kamsouk as you explore the picturesque Bolaven Plateau aboard a vintage army Jeep. Immerse yourself in the tranquil ambiance of Don Daeng Island, nestled within the idyllic 4,000 Islands region. Cycle through its serene landscapes and encounter local villages, gaining insights into the island way of life. Delight in a traditional Sindat dining experience, where you become your own chef, grilling ingredients at your table and savouring the authentic flavours of Laos.
Explore Southern Laos, a region where time seems to stand still. Journey through sleepy rural scenes, fertile plains, coffee plantations and scenic waterfalls. Discover the 4,000 Islands, spot the elusive Irrawaddy dolphin or soak in a stunning Mekong sunset.