This is an ideal private tour for travelers wanting to experience the best of Laos, one of the most traditional and tranquil destinations in Southeast Asia. It features private touring, the best hotels in Laos, and cultural activities among the Buddhist temples.
Begin in Vientiane, the capital of Laos. Visit the city’s highlights including the French colonial-era Presidential Palace, a gilded Buddhist stupa that’s the most important monument in the country, and the Pha That Luang, as well as interesting markets with local specialties such as hand-woven Lao textiles, purple sticky rice and Lao coffee.
Fly to Luang Prabang, a UNESCO World Heritage-listed town in northern Laos. Experience the best of the town and surrounding region with your own guide and driver. Discover the unique blend of traditional Lao and French-colonial architecture, visit cultural attractions such as museums and important temples. Get a real taste of Lao tradition as you watch the silent procession of novice saffron-robe monks receiving alms at down, and experience a private Lao baci (welcome) ceremony. Explore the famous Kuang Si Waterfall, and take a private cruise on the Mekong at sunset to experience the river that run through Laos.
Upon request, Incense Travel can incorporate special touring such as biking, hiking, kayaking, cooking class, photography and jungle excursions, a visit to a private home and more.
This tour combines nicely with touring in Vietnam and Cambodia.