DAY 1: Muang Ngoi - Ban Kioukhan (Lunch + Dinner)
In the morning, begin to trek uphill, which is about 1200m above the sea level, to Ban Kioukhan (about 4-5 hours), a village of Khmu ethnic group. On the way, stop to visit Tham Kaang, the former sheltering cave for local villagers during the last Indochina War (1960-1972) which has never damaged with beautiful surroundings. A long the way, it is particularly picturesque of mountain views. Picnic lunch. Arrive Kioukhan in the afternoon, explore local people's working and living conditions. Dinner and overnight at villagers' homes.
DAY 2: Ban Kioukhan - Muang Ngoi (Breakfast + Lunch)
Breakfast at villagers' homes, continue to trek downhill through beautiful natural surroundings to visit Ban Hadsapheai (about 4-5 hours), a small village of Khmu ethnic group which is on the bank of Nam Ou river. Continue to take a boat ride downstream to Muang Ngoi. Between Ban Hatsaphuai and Muang Ngoi, it is thought to be one of the most beautiful views on the Nam Ou river with rock cliffs and rock formation rising dramatically above rain forest. Lunch at local restaurant in Muang Ngoi.
- Entrance fee
- Local guide
- Private boat
- 4 meals as indicated
- Village tax
- Tourist tax