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Touring Capital of Laos – 3 Days

An inspection of Vientiane and its poetic surroundings brings about more than surprises: the freshly discovered delights of Laos’ capital are capable of utter astonishment.

People will love…
Vientiane’s collection of Buddhist monuments and buildings with Western inspiration
Boat trip on Nam Ngum Reservoir – the largest sweet water lake of Laos
Encounters with local ethnics at their villages

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Phat That Luang, Laos'most important Buddhist monument
Wat Sisaket, the oldest temple in Vientiane
Salt extraction process in Ba Keun
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Weird yet wonderful Buddha Park

3 days in capital of Laos

Day 01: Vientiane arrival - Buddha Park
On arrival at the Vientiane capital, you will be met by our guide and we continue our sightseeing tour of Vientiane surrounding; visit the impressive Lao-Thai Friendship Bridge and the Buddha Park, a display of Buddhist and Hindu sculptures created by mystical monk on parkland located by the Mekong River.

A view of the Atacular sunset over the Mekong River is perfect way to finish the day.Overnight at hotel in Vientiane.
Day 02: Vientiane - Nam Ngum Lake Cruise
After breakfast, we head out of the city, make our way to Nam Ngum, a huge reservoir created by damming the Nam Ngum River, stopping over at Ban Keun, where local community uses authentic means to glean salt from the ground water.

On arrival at the lake, we embark on a long tail boat visiting fisherman villages in varied islets. We visit some beautiful islets and take a short walk to explore the lifestyle of the locals. Disembark and return to the city. Overnight at hotel in Vientiane.
Day 03: Vientiane, city tour - Departure
Vientiane is a charming and fascinating capital, with an interesting mix of Lao, Thai, Chinese, Vietnamese, and French influences.

We start to visit the major sights of the capital, including the oldest Wat Sisaket with thousands of miniature Buddha statues and the former royal temple of Wat Ho Prakeo, which previously housed the famous Emerald Buddha Image.

On the way to the famous and sacred structure of That Luang Stupa, we will stop to take some pictures of the imposing Patuxay Monument, which is well known as Vientiane’s own Arc de Triumph. From there, we visit the central or ‘Morning Market’ which is a great place for browsing antiques, handmade textiles and gifts.The tour ends after your transfer without guide to airport for departure flight.

Price Details

Price per pax
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Included in price:

  • Well-selected accommodation as mentioned in the tour
  • Boat trip/ sampan/cruise if included in the tour
  • Daily breakfast served at the hotel
  • Private transportation/shuttle bus including round-trip airport transfers
  • Domestic flight tickets as mentioned in the tour
  • English speaking tour guides - other languages on request
  • All entrance and visiting fees per program
  • Other meals that mentioned in the tour
  • All hotel government taxes and service charges

Not included in price:

  • Visa arrangements/ airport taxes
  • International airfares (On request)
  • All medical and travel insurance coverage
  • Personal expenses
  • Beverages or other meals that not mentioned in the tour
  • All tips and gratuities
  • Other things that not mentioned in the “Trip inclusions”

Optional accommodation

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Lao Silk Hotel

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Xaysomboun Boutique Hotel

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Salana Boutique Hotel

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Crowne Plaza Hotel

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Trip length 3 days

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Included services

  • Guide
  • Transports & drivers
  • Domestic flights

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