Trekking around Luang Prabang

1 DAY TREK AND ELEPHANT RIDING
8:30 am Pick you up or meet us at the office.
9:00 am Take the mini-bus to the south of Luang Prabang for 45 minutes before crossing the river using the bamboo bridge then visit Ban Suan Village which is where the Lao Lum, Hmong and Khamu tribes live together where we will learn the different traditional cultures of these peoples. Continue our trekking passing along mountainous trails and enjoy the beautiful scenery and yellow rice fields before we get to Ban Huaifay which is another Khamu village and then our guide will explains to us more deeply about the Khamu‘s customs and culture.
12:00 pm On arriving at the water fall take a short break for lunch before we enjoy wonderful elephant riding through the water-fall and teak forest then free for swimming in the transparent water in front of the water fall.
3:00 pm Back to town by tuk-tuk or mini-bus.

1 DAY BIKE AND KAYAK
8:30 am Pick you up or meet at the Naga Express office.
9:00 am Start cycling from the office to the north of Luang Prabang to view the temples en route then stop to visit the handicraft village where Mulberry paper is made. After which enjoy your cycling for about two hours along the way you will see pineapple fields and stunning landscapes.
11:00 am You then board your kayak down the Khan river to see the waterfalls where a lunch will be provided. A refreshing swim is recommended afterwards.
12:30 pm Kayaking down for a further three or four hours at your choice. You can watch water buffaloes and observe the local people collecting river seaweed which is a local delicacy.
4:00 pm Finishing your kayak trip and drive fifteen minutes back town.

1 DAY KAYAKING ON THE OU RIVER
8:30 am Pick you up or meet us at the office.
9:00 am Take a tuk-tuk to the north of Luang Prabang about one hour's ride.
10:30 am Start your kayak down in the Ou river and enjoy the river views. Along the way you can see the local people collecting gold in the river before going down the exhilirating rapids.
12:00 pm Lao style lunch on the river bank with good opportunities for shallow swimming.
2:30 pm End your kayaking trip and take the tuk-tuk or mini-bus back into town.
4-5 pm Arrive Luang Prabang and transfer to guesthouse or hotel.

1 DAY MOUNTAIN BIKING AND FISHING.
8:30 am Pick you up or meet us at the office.
9:00 am Start cycling from the office to the south east of Luang Prabang. We stop at Ban Phanom Village well Known as a Lue ethnic villages, which moved from Yunan province a few hundred years ago. These folk people are very famous for their silk and fine cotton weaving, a unique style and skill that has been passed down over many generations.
10:30 am Learn how easy Laotian fishing is. With your guide, he will show you how it is done while listening to the strong current of the Nam Khan river surrounded by breathtaking views of the limestone cliffs and mountains.
12:00 am If you are lucky you might just catch a fish for your picnic!
15:00 pm Bike back to Luang Prabang.
16:30 pm Back to your guesthouse or hotel.

1 DAY TREK TO THE HILL TRIBE
8:30 am Pick you up or meet us at the office.
9:00 am Take the mini-bus to the Suang Luang village forty five minutes away then start trekking to the Khamu and Hmong village about one and a half hours away where we will stop and have a traditional Laos lunch. Then trek on to Khamu village another ninety minutes away. This tribe belongs to a different Lao ethnic group and your guide will tell you in detail their culture and traditions.
2:30 pm Trek to waterfall for an hour's rest and swimming in the cool water.
3:30 pm Back to town.