Absorb stunning sceneries while kayaking down the Nam Ou River, meet a fishing village community and visit the holy Pak Ou Caves.
One of the best ways to take in the astounding views of Laos is to kayak along Nam Ou River. This tour brings to you an astounding view of beautiful cliffs and authentic villages. A Lao-style picnic lunch will be prepared for you along the white sandbanks.
After lunch, paddle on in the calmer side of Nam Ou River or Mekong River. You can see villagers fishing and harvesting river weed, which will be made into the locals' favourite snack.
This kayaking trip ends with a visit to the famous Pak Ou Caves and the Lao whisky making village, before heading back to Luang Prabang.
Approximately: 1.5 hours transfer and 5 hours ayaking
Kayaking the Nam Ou River
Starts at 8.30am Ends at 5.00pm - Take a ride to Bak Somsanauk, a Khmu village - Learn the basics of paddling and kayaking - Ride the rapids while taking in the wonders Nam Ou river has to offer - Lao-style picnic lunch on the white sandbanks - Paddle in the calmer side of Nam Ou River or Mekong River - Visit Pak Ou Cave - Ends at the Laos whisky making village *If time allows, and your energy permits, you may continue paddling to Pak Xeung, for around 30 minutes.