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Unseen Luang Prabang 3 Days 2 Nights Package

3 Days 2 Nights

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Day 1
Luang Prabang (/ Lunch: Local Restaurant (Laos) / Dinner: Local Restaurant (Laos))
 
Arrival in Luang Prabang
Transfer
Sightseeing in Luang Prabang
Set between the Nam Khan and Nam Ou rivers, Luang Prabang is an enchanting town filled with historic temples and colonial style buildings. The entire town was declared a UNESCO World Heritage Site in 1995. Begin your tour with WAT VISOUN (Wat Wisunalat). The oldest living temple in Luang Prabang, Wat Visoun dates back to 1513 and contains a collection of antique wooden Buddhas. Visit the nearby WAT AHAM before continuing to WAT XIENG THONG, the crowning jewel of all the monasteries and temples in the city. Its many ornate buildings feature exquisite mosaic and gold-stenciled murals. From there, stroll down the main street (Wat Street) of Luang Prabang. Time permitting, stop at some of the many temples that line its sides, including WAT SIBOUNHEUANG, WAT SI MOUNGKHOUN, WAT SOP and WAT SENE.
Visit Mount Phousi for sunset
Climb the hillside stairs to the small temples atop PHOU SI, the 100m high hill which sits in the middle of the town, offering beautiful views over the temples and river.
Transfer to/from restaurant
- Overnight in Luang Prabang
 
Day 2
Luang Prabang (Breakfast / Lunch: Local Restaurant (Laos) / Dinner: Local Restaurant (Laos))
 
Excursion by boat to Tham Pak Ou Caves
Travel down the Mekong River to the steep limestone cliffs overlooking the Mekong and Nam Ou rivers, home to the THAM PAK OU CAVES. These extraordinary caves are filled with Buddha images, of every style and material imaginable. On the return journey, stop at BAN XANG HAI VILLAGE, a local village famous for the production of lao lao, the local rice wine whisky.
Visit the weaving village of Ban Xang Khong
Visit BAN XANG KHONG, a village near Luang Prabang well known for its traditional handwoven cotton and silk, as well as production of the local sa (mulberry) paper.
Transfer to/from restaurant
- Overnight in Luang Prabang
 
Day 3
Luang Prabang (Breakfast / Lunch: Local Restaurant (Laos) )
 
Sightseeing in Luang Prabang
Luang Prabang, the ancient capital city of the Lan Xang Kingdom, is famous for its historic temples and beautiful setting surrounded by mountains. In 1995 it was designated a UNESCO World Heritage Site.
Visit Talat local market
Visit the National Museum (former Royal Palace, closed on Tuesdays)
Visit the NATIONAL MUSEUM (ROYAL PALACE), a modest but graceful building which combines traditional Lao and French beaux-arts motifs. This turn-of-the century royal residence has been preserved as it was when the royal family last lived here and provides unique insights into the history of Laos.
Excursion to Kuang Si Waterfalls
From Luang Prabang to KUANG SI WATERFALL, travel by vehicle to visit minorities village of Ban Muang Khai Continue by car to Kuang Si Waterfall, located in a perfect natural setting near Luang Prabang, this multi-tiered waterfall tumbles over limestone formations into a series of turquoise pools. Enjoy swimming in the clear water or just relaxing in the natural environment. Continue to BAN THA PENE, a nearby Khmu village, before returning to Luang Prabang by vehicle.
Transfer
 

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Luang Prabang was the capital of the ancient Kingdom of Lane Xang (‘million elephants’). According to legend, the first name of Luang Prabang was Muang Xieng Thong, Muang Xua , named after King Khunxua who reigned around the 8th Century. During the reign of King Fa Ngum Luang Prabang became the capital of the Kingdom of a Million Elephants. Luang Prabang is named after the famous Prabang statue, visible at the National Museum. It was the capital of the Kingdom of Lane Xang from 1345 until 1560, when it was transferred to Vientiane. Luang Prabang borders the provinces of Oudomxai, Phongsaly Huaphan to the north, Vientiane and Sayabury to the southwest and Xieng Khoung to the east. This makes Luang Prabang the centre of Northern Laos. Let enjoy a trip with us! Sabaidee Luang Prabang.
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