This 2 day tour takes us to Vang Vieng, a riverside town surrounded by a magnificent karst hill landscape. Along the way, we stop at the archaeological site at Vang Xang. In Vang Vieng, we go caving and explore the limestone karsts with their unique ecology. On the return journey, we will visit the Nam Ngum Reservoir and local villages with famous local products.
Vientiane > Vang Xang > Tham Chang Cave > 0rganic Farm > Vang Vieng
We depart from Vientiane by following the Road 13 toward North. Our first stop will be made at the archaeological site of Vang Xang which dates from the Mon-Khmer period of the 8 11th century. En route, we will stop at Hmong village and you arrive in Vang Vieng in time for lunch at a local restaurant. You will then be transferred to the hotel for check in. In the afternoon, we will visit the Tham Chang Cave and take a long tail boat on Nam Song River to Organic Farm that produces mulberry tea, sericulture and wine, which you can taste. We return to Vang Vieng by long tail boat by sunset. The dinner will be served at Ban Sabai Riverside restaurant, setting on the tranquil Nam Song River. We will spend the night at Ban Sabai Riverside Bungalows or similar. Approximately: 4 hours transfer, 2 hours caving & 1 hour boating
Vang Vieng > Ban Viengsamai > Ban Keun > Vientiane
After breakfast at the hotel, you will visit the famous caves around Vang Vieng which include Tham Xang, Tham Hoy, and Tham Louk. We stop for lunch at Ban Viengsamai. After lunch, we start our journey back to Vientiane. On the way back, you'll visit a traditional salt abstraction site at Ban Keun and continue to Dong Ma Khai Market where local people gather to sell wild animals and a large selection of insects. We arrive in Vientiane in the late afternoon. Approximately: 4 hours transfer, 2 hours caving
Pick up from hotel in city centre