Challenge yourself to a thrilling kayaking trip along the Mekong river, which is the 12th longest river in the world!
Conquer the mighty Mekong river, the 12th longest river in the world that crosses more than three countries, which includes China, Laos, Myanmar, Cambodia, Thailand and Vietnam. The total length of the river is estimated to be more than 4000 kilometres. The Mekong river is the main source of income and food for the people living a stone’s throw away from the river. The flow of the Mekong river varies depending on the season, which will result in the variation in the water level of the river. The adventure begins as you meet up with the friendly guide that will take you to end of Luang Prabang at the southern part of the city. Before starting your thrilling kayaking expedition, you will first be given a safety briefing that should be upheld during the kayaking expedition.
Travel along the Mekong river at a site that is rarely visited by tourists. Ride through the river where you will be surrounded by the immense beauty of Mother Nature’s creation, which includes verdant trees that flourish within the lands. Witness the towering mountains that rise above the river while being coated with healthy trees. After a tiring kayaking trip, you will then make a stop along the bank of the Mekong river to indulge and savour in some delectable Lao lunch. As your journey continues, you will catch the sight of the local people living in the vicinity of the Mekong river engaging in their daily tasks. Your kayaking trip will approach an end once you arrive at the riverside village.
On your way back to the ancient city of Luang Prabang, you will head to the Hmong museum where you will have a chance to discover the rich culture of one of the biggest ethnic group in Laos, which is the Hmong people. Discover a wide variety of exhibits that illustrate the Hmong culture and it includes the textiles, jewellery, household items and many more! After an exhausting adventure, you will depart from the museum to Luang Prabang with remarkable memory!
Kayaking is 18 km (11 mi) kayaking (Category: Easy)
15 - 30 days prior to the tour date, 30% of total package payment incurred.
7 - 14 days prior to the tour date, 50% of total package payment incurred.
1 - 6 days prior to the tour date, 100% of total package payment incurred.
No show, and cancellations on the tour date: No refund allowed.