Slow Boat to Luang Prabang
Bangkok - Northern Thailand - Luang Prabang Fun Trip
Special tour package offer for the new Thailand to Laos Tour
8 nights 9 days -- 28,895 THB/person *
Min. 2 people booking
Highlight of Our Tour Program
Use Boat Transfer to the Bangkok Landmarks from the Hotel Pier
In-Depth Canal Tour
Choice of Floating Market (Railway Market included) or Ayutthaya Tour
Overnight Train Experience
Visit an Elephant Conservation Camp (upon request) and Chiang Mai City Tour
Slow Boat to Luang Prabang and Luang Prabang City Tour
Flight back to Bangkok
3 Destination Cities are:
Bangkok, the vibrant capitol of Thailand, a fun city that will delight your senses. A fusion of the new and old, modern and tradition mix into a blended ever lively metropolis.
Chiang Mai, the rose of the north, this distinctive old Lanna culture influence still can be felt to this day, from the language to the ancient city brick walls that are still visible around the old city. The distinctive northern style food await you to savored the spices.
Luang Prabang UNESCO World Heritage Site. Enjoy It’s tranquility and tropical charm, with lush nature near by. You can wander this charming city to see many ancient temples and museums.
Day 1: Arrive in Bangkok. Transfer to City Center
Arrive in Bangkok, Pick up from the airport and transfer to the riverside area. Check-in at the guest house/hotel. Visit Asiatique Night Market at night.
(Overnight at Bangkok hostel or guesthosue)
Day 2: Bangkok City Tour
Breakfast at hotel. Pick up at the hotel pier by our boat. Go visit the Grand Palace and Emerald Buddha, What Pho(Reclining Buddha), and Wat Arun (Temple of Dawn) then go on to the Bangkok Canal Tour. We will visit an orchid farm, the artist house.
In the evening, Optional transfer to Siam Niramit (buffet dinner included) or Muay Thai show.
(Overnight at Bangkok hostel or guesthouse)
Day 3: Floating Market (Option A) or Ayutthaya Tour (OptionB)
Breakfast at hotel.
Tour itinerary can be seen on: http://thaicanaltours.com/weekday-floating-market/
Or see attached for Ayutthaya Tour itinerary .
In the evening, transfer to the Hua Lampong Station and head out to the North, get on the night train.
(Overnight on the train)
Option A, Domunoen Saduak Floating Market or Option B, Mahathat Temple, Ayutthaya
Day 4: Lampang to Chiang Mai
Breakfast on the train. Transport from station to visit the elephant conservation, 1/2 day visit. Public Transport to Chiang Mai. When arrived, transfer to hostel or guesthouse. Cooking class or traditional Lanna Khantok dinner.
(Overnight at Chiang Mai hostel or guesthouse)
Day 5 : Chiang Mai
Tour of Doi Suthep Temple and Phu Ping Palace. Choose to do city tour or an optional visit to a Wood Handicrafts Village for shopping, another option available is to try a waterpark at a former stone quarry
(Overnight at Chiang Mai hostel or guesthouse)
Day 6 : Chiang Mai to Chiang Khong to Huay Xai - Pak Beng + 1 night stay at Pak Beng
Breakfast at Hostel guesthouse. Get on a Public bus in the morning, drive 1 1/2 hours through valleys and mountains to Wat Rong Khun, marvel at this wonderful temple: Then continue driving northeast to Chiang Khong for 2 1/2hours, arrive at Chiang Khong and check-in to a guesthouse for overnight stay
Have breakfast in the guesthouse.
We will assist you with your visa on arrival paper work then transfer to the Thai-Laos border, and take a ferry to Huay Xai, Laos.
boarding a slow boat and sail dowstream to Pak Beng(lunch box is prepared). Arrive in Pak Beng.
(Stay overnight in this small village)
Day 7: Pak Beng to Luang Prabang
Grab something to eat and packed for the long ride to Luang Prabang from the village.(Food on board maybe limited) Get on board and enjoy your scenic journey to Luang Prabang (approx. 7hrs).
Arrive in Luang Prabang City by evening. Check-in to your Hostel or guesthouse.
Day 8: Luang Prabang
We will visit a Morning Market, lively street scene with many exotic fruits vendor with the more exotic things such as live frogs
Then we visit the city’s most elaborate monasteries, Wat Mai, the former King's Palace, and the ancient Wat Xieng Thong temple, which features beautiful Laos’ architecture.
After lunch, a choice of Tad Sae or Kuang Si Waterfalls visit, or UXO Visitor's Centre* which documents the secret war, or shop for local handycrafts at Ock Pop Tok, and other famous temples, known for its enormous stupa and its collection of old gilded Buddhas.
We end the day visiting the Traditional Art and Ethnology Centre (TAEC)**, the only independent resource center in Laos dedicated to the country's many and diverse ethnic groups.
*The Unexploded Ordnance Museum (UXO Museum) is closed on Saturday & Sunday.
**The Traditional Arts and Ethnology Centre is closed on Monday
Day 9 : Luang Prabang to Bangkok
Optional Tour of Tad Sae or Kuang Si Waterfalls in the Morning
Fly back to Bangkok, tour conclude at the airport in Bangkok
Cost of the trip cover:
- Double occupancy per room for 3 to 3.5 Star Hotel and Guesthouse
- Professional Guide
- City tours
- Entrance fees
- Domestic flight
- Domestic Land & Water Transport
Cost does not cover
- Single Supplement for your Own Hotel Room
- lunch and Dinner
- Water and Drinks
- Optional Day Tours and Activities
*Single supplement or to get your own hotel room at 4 Stars Hotels, there is additional fee of 18,895 THB