We operate the downstream cruises departing every Sunday,Wednesday and Friday(minimum required). Enjoy the two days leisurely cruise down the Mekong river in safety and comfort. The stops at the villages along the Mekong to observe the rural life of ethnic Lao people is something that should not be missed. Enjoy freshly cooked lunch on board, refreshments are served throughout the cruise. Your host on each cruise will see to that you will learn as much about the country as you can.
Program starts with transfer from a pick up point in Chiang Khong onthe Thai side to the border including luggage handling and VOA assistance.
Once on board the Nagi of Mekong, tea & coffee and drinking water are available. Your luggage are accessible and we suggest that you pack what you need for overnight stay and leave the main luggage on the boat, they will be safe.
A stop is made at Houy Palam Khamu village before freshly cooked lunch on board. Afternoon arrival in Pak Bang.
Your accommodation including breakfast in Pak Bang is included in the cruise price and we are using www.mekongriversidelodge.com as our main hotel. Apart from Mekong Riverside Lodge, we also offer rooms at Sanctuary Pak Beng Lodge at additional cost.
Your host will be happy to show you the local market in Pak Bang as well as give you some suggestion on where to dine and other evening activities in this small cosy town.
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Enjpy our evening in this lovely town
Following breakfasts at your hotel, board the Negi of Mekong boat for the second leg of of the cruise, another stop is made at Ban Bor village whose inhabitants are mixed,Hmong, Lue, Lao Lum and some other minority.
Again hot freshly cooked lunch served on board. Another stop is also made at Famous Pak Ou cave before arriving Luang Prabang Ban Dan pier at around 17:00 and you will be transferred to your hotel in city center.
Price including accommodation in Pak Bang:
Single supple,emt is THB 700 or US$ 20 or € 15 per person.
Included in cruise price:
Transfer from a pick up point in Chiang
Khong or Houi Xai to the boat pier including luggage handling and visa on arrival assistance.
Meals as stated above
Stops at villages along the Mekong and Pak Ou cave.
Room at a hotel in Pak Bang.
Transfer from pier in Luang Prabang to your hotel.