The cruise departs only on Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday.
DAY 1: HOUAY XAY - PAKBENG
From 8:30am, our guide welcome the guest(s) in front of the Lao immigration office. After the VISA registration, take the tuktuk to theslow boat pier and embark on one of our boats. During the cruise, the boat will take its first stop in Pak Tha, to get signed the boat documents. Lunch is served on board. We stop then a second time for visiting a Kamu village along the Mekong River. The boat will arrive at Pakbeng before the night.
Overnight in Pakbeng: Accommodation is not included.
DAY 2: PAKBENG - LUANG PRABANG
At 8:30am, the boat leaves Pakbeng. On the way, one lunch served on board and 2 stops: visit first Pak Ou Caves (Tham Ting) and its thousands of Buddha images, go then to Ban XangHai, a laolao whiskey village.
Arrival in LuangPrabang (Ban Don Mai boat pier) around 4:30pm.
• Transfer from Lao immigration to HouayXay slow boat Pier.
• Crew service during the cruise.
• Admission fees for visiting sites serviced by our English speaking guide.
• Lunch on board as mentioned in the program, drinking bottled water, coffee, tea during meals.
• Transfer in Luang Prabang from Boat Pier to your hotel.
• Group insurance (Limit of 30 000 USD, 2 000 USD per pax for body injury, 3 000 USD per pax for property damage).
• Shuttle boat from HouayXay to Chiang Khong.
• Visa/immigration and/or overstay fees in Laos or in Thailand.
• Personal insurance.
• Beverages, personal expenses, and tips.
• Other expenses not mentioned above.
• For downstream, out boats leave HouayXay pier at 9:00 AM. So please be at the customs office in HouayXay by 8:30 AM at the latest. One of our guide will wait for your with a sign board with your name on it.
• During dry season, it can get cold during the cruise, do not forget to bring a jacket.
• It is possible to leave luggage and suitcase on the boat and take only small daypack for your overnight in Pakbeng.
• For safety reasons and according to the weather conditions, the program may change.
• Please notice that the cruise need a minimum participants of 8 persons. So the cruise may be canceled if the minimum participants is not reached. The payment will be fully refunded.