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AWE 8 DAYS NAM OU RIVER EXPLORER 2019

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This wonderful kayak tour in Northern Laos offers you the incredible possibility to leave behind all you know about civilization: no road, no car, no motorbike, no mobile network, no fridge, limited electric power. And you will be there in the middle of the Nam Ou Valley on this incredible River. The Nam Ou River is the lifeline of the Lao population, the route for commerce of all types of goods, and the working place of fishermen. This kayaking tour on the Nam Ou River is an unforgettable and incomparable nature experience.
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Stop At: Luang Prabang Bowling Alley, Luang Prabang Laos

START FROM LUANG PRABANG TO MUANG KUA (BY TRUCK) (L,D) Meet your guide and travel from Luang Prabang, through Oudom Xai and then to Muang Kua. We cross nice mountainous landscapes, especially during the second part of the trip on the Nam Bak river valley. We visit Muang Khua and overnight there in a simple guesthouse.

Duration: 24 hours

Stop At: Luang Prabang Bowling Alley, Luang Prabang Laos

FROM MUANG KUA ON THE NAM OU TO THE 1ST CAMP (KAYAK ABOUT 36 KM/ 6 HOURS) (B,L,D) After a kayaking safety and technique instruction, we can finally go on the Nam Ou. It is an easy day on the river but on the way down we discover great landscape. We can stop over in villages to meet different ethnic groups. In the evening we arrive at the camp, where we can go fishing, swimming, and enjoying the time on a fire camp.

Duration: 24 hours

Stop At: Luang Prabang Bowling Alley, Luang Prabang Laos

ON THE NAM OU TO THE SECOND CAMP ‘THE BEACH’ (KAYAK ABOUT 27 KM/ 5 HOURS) (B,L,D) After a big breakfast, we go for our second step on the river. On the way, we visit Ban Hardgya, a typical Lao fishermen village. 55 Lao families are living in this village and this is the biggest village we will see along the river until we reach Muang Ngoi District and visit Ban Sop Jaem. Near the camp, you can relax after kayaking by fishing or swimming.

Duration: 24 hours

Stop At: Luang Prabang Bowling Alley, Luang Prabang Laos

FROM THE BEACH CAMP TO MUANG NGOI (KAYAK ABOUT 9 KM/ 3 HOURS) (B,L) Today is a special and particular day of this kayak tour through Northern Laos. This area is a rocky and cliffy region. After paddling we will reach Muang Ngoi, where we have the chance to sleep in a comfortable bed, to take a warm shower and eat in small restaurants. You can either visit a small temple (with 5 monks), a school or a hospital ward. In the afternoon, we will arrive at the camp on the Nam Ou River sandy beach. We will overnight in simple bungalows.

Duration: 24 hours

Stop At: Muang Ngoi Neua Viewpoint, Muang Ngoi Neua Laos

MUANG NGOI: FREE DAY TO EXPLORE (B) We spend one day in this paradise and it is a free day for you to explore Muang Ngoi which is known for its incredible scenery and remoteness. Optional activities include trekking, caving, visiting some waterfalls or villages in the surroundings and, of course, go fishing or swimming. You can choose to rest and enjoy the peaceful atmosphere of Laos. The activities are optional, and cost extra. Stay overnight in a simple bungalow.

Duration: 24 hours

Stop At: Muang Ngoi Neua Viewpoint, Muang Ngoi Neua Laos

FROM MUANG NGOI TO NONG KHIAW (KAYAK ABOUT 27KM/4-5 HOURS) (B,L,D) This step on the Nam Ou brings us to a speed part of the river and through diversified landscapes. Arrived in Nong Kiau, we can enjoy the nice atmosphere of this small village and explore the bridge over the Nam Ou. Our accommodation has a nice view o the river and the mountains. We will have dinner on a small terrace on the Nam Ou

Duration: 24 hours

Stop At: Viewpoint Nong Khiaw/Ban Sop Houn, Wat Ban Sop Houn 50 50 meters after the Temple Ban Sop Houn, Nong Khiaw Laos

ON THE NAM OU - SOUTH FROM NONG KHIAU (KAYAK ABOUT 22KM/5-6 HOURS) (B,L,D) Today we will kayak calm waters from Nong Khiaw to a spectacular location and riverside village where we will overnight. Your guide will show you how locals live and make their life on the Enjoy until the end the particularity of this incredible trip through Northern Laos.

Duration: 24 hours

Pass By: Angsana Spa Luang Prabang Laos, Rue Chao Fa Ngum Maison Souvannaphoum Hotel, Banthatluang, Luang Prabang 0600 Laos

NAM OU, PAK OU CAVE, LUANG PRABANG (KAYAK ABOUT 15 KM) (B,L) Wake to breakfast in the village before we set out by kayak on the last stretch of the Nam Ou until arriving at a place where our driver can pick up us. Along the return way to Luang Prabang, we will stop to visit the Pak Ou cave, located at the confluence of the Mekong and the Nam Ou and then the "Whiskey Village". We will arrive in Luang Prabang in the late afternoon. *Note that a backup local boat will attend you for the duration of the tour and carry supplies. On any day that you would like to rest more and kayak less, you may opt to ride the backup boat.
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Important Information
Departure Point
Luang Prabang, Laos
Duration
8 days
Return Details
Returns to original departure point
Inclusions
  • Breakfast
  • Breakfast
  • Breakfast
  • Breakfast
  • Breakfast
  • Dinner
  • Breakfast
  • Breakfast
  • Breakfast
  • Entry/Admission - Luang Prabang Bowling Alley
  • Entry/Admission - Luang Prabang Bowling Alley
  • Entry/Admission - Luang Prabang Bowling Alley
  • Entry/Admission - Luang Prabang Bowling Alley
  • Entry/Admission - Muang Ngoi Neua Viewpoint
  • Entry/Admission - Muang Ngoi Neua Viewpoint
  • Entry/Admission - Viewpoint Nong Khiaw/Ban Sop Houn
Exclusions
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Additional Info
  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
  • Near public transportation
  • Infants must sit on laps
  • Infant seats available
  • Most travellers can participate
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