Despite an ancient culture, beautiful colonial accommodation and magnificent jungle-clad mountain scenery, land-locked Laos remains one of Asia's least-known countries. Those who make the journey are rewarded with a special sense of discovery, enhanced by welcoming people and a fantastic cuisine.
Welcome to the “Land of a Million Elephants”! The historic capital of Luang Prabang in northern Laos is the starting point for your journey.
Accommodation: My Dream Boutique Resort
Meals: None; Breakfast; Breakfast; Breakfast/Lunch;
Continue southwards to Vang Vieng, once a backpacker's party paradise – now a peaceful town set amid a dramatic limestone landscape.
Accommodation: Riverside Boutique Resort
Meals: Breakfast; Breakfast/Lunch;
After a leisurely morning on day eight, continue south to Vientiane, Laos' modern capital.
Accommodation: Beau Rivage
Meals: Breakfast; Breakfast;
Leave Vientiane early this morning to begin the journey south along route 13 to Kong Lor Cave.
Accommodation: Spring River Resort
After breakfast overlooking the Hinboun River, you will be met by your guide and driver for a morning of exploration.
Accommodation: Le Bouton d'Or
On the morning of day 11 you'll leave Thakhet to continue your journey south along the Mekong.
Accommodation: Residence Sisouk
Today you will head into the mountains of the Dong Hua Sao National Park for a jungle adventure!
Accommodation: Jungle Hotel Paksong
Meals: Breakfast/Lunch/Dinner; Breakfast/Lunch;
Spend two days exploring the province of Champasak home to the beautiful Four Thousand Islands.
Accommodation: The River Resort
Meals: Breakfast; Breakfast; Breakfast;