Khammouane province is a paradise for kayaking and rafting as a massive network of clean and unspoilt rivers and streams awaits you! This trip takes you through some unique sceneries and into the heart of the largest mountain range in the whole country!
(2 Days Kayaking. dry season)
Thakhek > Ban Haiphavieng > Ban Elan > River IslandWe begin the day at 8:30am for transfer to the small village of Ban Haiphavieng in Nyommalath district. The journey is about 90 minutes and takes us through some beautiful scenery! Upon arrival in the village, you will receive a safety briefing and introduction to kayaking before it is time to embark on our trip downstream with the kayak!
River Island > Pha Nongkhanoy > Ban Kengsavang > ThakhekWake up to the beautiful tone of birds happily singing amongst the trees and enjoy a hearty breakfast before boarding our kayaks and heading off back downstream. We cruise downstream to Mahaxay and on the way passing through some of the most beautiful scenery of the region with limestone cliffs, thick tropical forests and towering mountain peeks including Pha Nongkagnoy and Pha Pakgnom. As we continue onwards, we see children swimming in the river and locals fishing using traditional methods. We stop for lunch at the small village of Ban Dang and after which, it is only a short paddle to Mahaxay where the trip ends. Here a vehicle awaits us in order for the transfer back to Thakhek.
Anou Rd, Ban Thakhek Kang, Thakhek District, Khammouane Province, Thakhek, Laos