Border crossing at at Ban Huak and it is a new land border crossing between Thai and Laos:
Day one: Morning pick up from your hotel in Chiangrai and short drive to visit the famous white temple before continuing on to Chiang Kham , stops are made at market, village and other places of interest. Following lunch at a local restaurant, proceed to the Thai-Lao new border crossing at Baan Huak and after passport formalities on both sides, you will be met by Lao staff who will escort you to Pak Beng with stops en route.
Upon arrival in Pak Beng, check in at Mekong Riverside Lodge hotel or something similar.
Day two: Following breakfasts at your hotel, check out and board the Nagi of Mekong boat for one day cruise to Luang Prabang with sightseeing stops en route as well as Pak Ou cave or the famous cave of thousands Buddhe statues.
Lunch and refreshments are served on board. Afternoon arrival in Luang Prabang and transfer to your hotel in town.
US$ 215 or Euro 190 per person
Minimum of four required cruises 2022
Five days / four nights
Day 1 & 2:
Meet & greet upon arrival at Chaingmai airport and transfer to Dusit Princess hotel located right in city centre and 2 minutes walk to the famous nigh. Days of arrival in Chiangmai should be as follow:
Enjoy two night stay at this four stars hotel including daily breakfasts.
During your two days stay in this charming city, you will be able to participate on optional tours & excursions, out staff here will assist you in arranging or creating tailor made programs for you.
Transfer from Chiangmai to Chiang Khong on the day before the cruise.
Morning departure from Dusit Princess for a scenic drive to Chiang Khong some 300 kilometres in distance. Stops are make at hot spring, famous white temple and the golden triangle area where visit to Hall of Opium is very educating. Lunch is provided at a god local restaurant.
One night accommodation before the cruise is provided in Chiang Khong town at Chiang Khong Teak Garden hotel or Fortune Riverview including breakfasts.
Day 4 & 5
Two days cruise down the Mekong with overnight stop in Pak Bang including daily freshly cooked lunch and refreshments, stops for sightseeing en route
(see program downstream on page one)
Price for all five days
Price for all this is THB 15,470 per person
US$ 455 per person
Euro 445 per person
Minimum 2 persons
For families of 3 and more, please email to inquire to get the correct prices.
The doors to Laos are all open as of May 09th 2022:
Please read the following latest entry procedures:
Visas on arrival are being reinstated at “international borders as available”. Foreigners can also apply for visas at overseas Lao embassies and consulates and e-visas. Citizens of countries granted visa waivers can enter without visa requests.
“Person(s) with a complete [COVID-19] vaccination certificate can enter Lao PDR as usual without requiring COVID-19 testing both at the country of departure and upon entry to Lao PDR.”