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Shompoo Cruise

18/02 Ounkham Road | Ban Vat Nong, Luang Prabang 0600, Laos
+856 71 213 189
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The pick of the Mekong river cruises

The Mekong between Huay Xai and Luang Prabang is fantastic. There are several ways to go down it... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
RichardH267
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United Kingdom
Flawlessly relaxing & culturally fascinating

Shompoo was attentive, efficient and customer friendly from initial inquiry to final... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
lotus2b
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Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam
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Shompoo Cruise organize 2 days Mekong Cruise from Luang Prabang to Thai border and Vice-versa on board of our comfortable boats.
  • Excellent81%
  • Very good15%
  • Average2%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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18/02 Ounkham Road | Ban Vat Nong, Luang Prabang 0600, Laos
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Reviewed 1 week ago

The Mekong between Huay Xai and Luang Prabang is fantastic. There are several ways to go down it and I've done a few of them. One of these, canoeing it, is not something I would ever recommend and was the stupidest thing I've ever done....More

Thank RichardH267
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Shompoo was attentive, efficient and customer friendly from initial inquiry to final destination. This comfortable relaxing cruise offers high value for money spent, is culturally informative and caters to individual needs. Every detail is given attention with a smile, yet it is never pretentious. The...More

Thank lotus2b
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The whole cruising is well organized, and you can enjoy local food and beverage on the board while seeing those beautiful landscape just going through slowly.

Thank Klein C
Reviewed 1 week ago

This cruise was one of the highlights of our 3 week holiday in Laos, Cambodia and Thailand. We were impressed with Shompoo on booking because of their prompt and efficient process with all our questions answered by return. We took the 2 day cruise from...More

Thank Malcolm L
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Gentle cruise in a rather simple boat. Good food and toilet facitities. One overnight stop and tree other stops on our way to Luang Prabang.

Thank Aake1941
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We had Mr. Vong and he was kind, knowledgeable and a joy to talk to. He spent lots of time discussing history, nature, culture and more. The captain and his family provided amazing food and a smooth ride. It is absolutely worth your time and...More

Thank crimsonmane
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The boat trip is great, we took the upstream one leaving from Luang Prabang. Nice clean boat and good food/drinks. Our host Wong was great: polite, good english, always helping with more stories and information. That is the good part of the story. We booked...More

2  Thank Oscar C
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I booked this cruise to Pakbeng (2 one ways actually) at the last minute after arriving in Luang Prabang. I wanted to see life on the river without going all the way to the northwestern Lao/Thai border. I was also able to spend two full...More

Thank PARIS-RICHARDW
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

This is a great way to travel to Luang Prabang and to see this part of Northern Laos. The scenery is beautiful and often we were the only boat in sight. Very comfortable way to spend two days. It did rain part of the time...More

Thank LK_Arlington
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

We went on a two day cruise up the Mekong to Huay Xai. The boat was very clean and it felt like a bit of luxury travelling on the Mekong. All the staff were very friendly. Our guide spoke excellent English and French and was...More

Thank Jason R
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KimGales
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Response from Francois B | Reviewed this property |
Hi Kim we contacted them via their website, they were quite efficient in answering back
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Response from JdaC0sta | Reviewed this property |
Had no issues to pay straight on the their website . I would contact them directly on their e-mail if problems persist, I had all my doubts quickly clairified by e-mail.
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Ylloh210
2 March 2017|
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Response from TravelGG75 | Reviewed this property |
I would not advise you to use the speed boat it is rather dangerous and very unconfortable, you 'd better buy the cruise in two days which is a very pleasant moment. First night stop in the jungle and second day you arrive... More
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