Around Southern Laos in 4 Days

Champassak, Laos

Duration
4 Day(s)
Capacity
1 - 8 travelers
Booking notice
3 days
Standard price
Free

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Go all around the Southern part of Laos in just 4 days with this tour!

This excursion within the south of Laos takes you to the 4000 Islands for a boat ride to see the rare Irawaddy Mekong dolphins, be mesmerized by the beautiful Bolaven Plateau which is home to numerous waterfalls and fascinating ethnic villages and walk through time at the world's famous historical site Wat Phou Temple,

Travelers heading to Cambodia can finish at the border town of Veunkham.


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Itinerary

Day 1


Pakse > Ban Lak 19 > Bolaven Plateau > Champassak

Starts 8.30am Ends 5.30pm - Depart from Pakse towards the north west. - First stop of the day is at Ban Lak 19 village : watch how the local people produce knives using traditional methods. - Continue driving through tea and coffee plantation : stimulate your sense of smell to the aroma of pre-processed coffee beans and tea leaves - Arrive at the Bolaven Plateau, home to many different ethnicities including the Mon-Khmer - The journey continues to the amazing Tad Fan and Tad Nngoung waterfalls : great spot for swimming and enjoy lunch with the company of the gushing sounds and cool breeze by the falls - Visit the local market at Paksong : immerse yourself in the great variety of local groceries - Make our way to Tad Pasuem waterfall : visit the many different local ethnicities including Laven, Ta oy and Aluk - Head to the town of Champassak and spend the night in a local guesthouse. Approximately: 4-5 hours transfer, 2.5 - 3 hours walking


Day 2


Day2 : Champassak > Wat Phou > Ban Kiet Ngong > Ban Hat Xay Koun > Don Khone

Starts 8.30am Ends 5.30pm - Begin the day with a visit to the amazing UNESCO World heritage site of Wat Phou temple : exploring this stunning ancient site and observe the details and beauty of this historically significant place - Return to our guesthouse for breakfast - Drive to the village of Ban Kiet Ngong, where we shall begin our soft trek through the Xepian National Biodiversity Conservation Area. - Enjoy a Lao-style lunch at the local restaurant, you will need to refuel yourself before continuing the eventful journey - Take a short ride to Ban Hat Xay Koun for boat transfer to Don Khone - Enjoy the sunset and watch the local fishermen at work along the journey - Arrive at Sala Donkhone just in time for dinner Approximately: 3.5 hours transfer, 45 minutes walking, 1.5 hour boat ride


Day 3


Don Khone > Liphi Waterfall > Don Det > Don Khone

Starts 8.30am Ends 5.30pm - After a hearty breakfast, take a relaxing bicycle ride to the old French wharf and along the old French railway line - Arrive at the Leephi waterfall : be mesmerized by the beautiful waterfall that mother nature has to offer - Return for lunch at Seng Aloun riverside restaurant : enjoy some delicious food amongst the beautiful surroundings - Take some time to relax and cycle to Don Det : absorb the various gorgeous sights along the way - Take a boat back to Don Khone, where we shall spend the night. Approximately: 4-5 hours cycling, 1 hour walking, 1.5 hour boat ride


Day 4


Don Khone > Nakasang > Veunkham > Khone Phen Waterfall > Pakse/Cambodian border

Starts 8,30am Ends 5.30pm - After breakfast, take a short boat ride to Nakasang and transfer to Done Sadam - Board a boat to go watch the extraordinary Irrawaddy dolphins : try to photograph the active dolphins work their magic in their homeground - Heading back to the Done Sadam for a transfer to the Lao/Cambodian border to visit Khone Pheng waterfall: the largest in the whole of South East Asia! - Enjoy lunch by the waterfall whilst taking in the stunning views and cool breeze the waterfall offers - Return to Pakse or alternatively to the Lao/Cambodian border. Approximately: 3 hours transfer, 3-4 Hours sightseeing, 2.5 hours boat ride


Outfit Recommendations

Bring clothes/shoes to get wet, warm clothes for the night

Safety notices

Bring hat, sun cream, mosquito repellent


Standard price
Free /Pax
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How to get there

It is located beside Avis Budget Pakse