TOURCODE 23767 (NK-T1HS) Description
This trip offers you a relaxed day by boat and walking trails exploring villages, a small waterfall, and stunning mountain landscape around the serenity of Nong Khiaw. This is an easy and beautiful day activity. It’s a perfect soft adventure for everyone, especially good for families.
Day 01 Boat Ride on the Nam Ou River, Villages and Trekking (L)
We’ll begin with a scenic long-tail boat ride up the Nam Ou River, surrounded by tall jungle-covered mountains. After about 15 minutes, we reach a riverside Lao Leum village. Your guide will explain the local lifestyle along the Nam Ou River in these traditional villages.
From the village, you’ll follow a little trail through the nearby mountain area. You’ll cross through rice fields, forests and agricultural land on the way to a small refreshing waterfall.
After an extended break, we’ll trek for another hour to the next village, Sop Vanh, where you may visit a beautiful local temple and learn about the history of Buddhism and this temple. After lunch and tour of this traditional Lao- Khmu village, we’ll visit a local farm before taking the boat back to Nong Khiaw.
Trekking sandals are good for this trip as you walk in river sometimes as well as on small tacks. Please also bring a swimsuit and sun protection. Check the weather forecast and bring rain gear when needed. We provide water, food and guiding on this trekking tour.
This tour begins and ends in Nong Khiaw.
Included Travel Services
- English speaking guide
- Boat transportation
- Drinking water
- All permissions and taxes
Not Included Travel Services
- Specialty drinks and souvenirs