Explore the natural beauty of Vientiane by cycling on dirt trails through paddy fields, forests and villages, followed by kayaking downstream at the Mekong River towards the city centre. Despite the relative close proximity to the Vientiane city, you will feel like you are a million miles away. Your adventure includes cycling (30km) and kayaking (16km), where you can take in the best of Vientiane's rural wonders and local community charm, in a thrilling way.
Cycling from Vientiene to Ban MaiMeet at 9am and begin cycling out of the city. As you reach the countryside, cycle along the Mekong River to enjoy the beautiful views of the river and the neighbouring Thailand. Head towards Ban Tong Pong Village, surrounded by peaceful paddy fields.
Kayaking from Ban Mai to VientianeFinally you will ride to Ban Mai village by the banks of the Mekong. You will have a lunch of sandwiches, crisps, fruits and a cold drink by the river. After lunch, you will put on your lifejackets and kayak down the Mekong River back to Vientiane. Along the way, you will experience the beauty of rural Laos, from river islands, to fishermen on their boats, women panning for gold by the river, and the winding along the border between Laos and Thailand.
Pick up from your hotel in Vientiane city centre.