TOURCODE 13638 (KML-2) Description
Three hours north of Luang Prabang a truly magic place is waiting for you...hidden on the banks of the mighty Mekong river! Kamu Lodge is nestled in the green heart of the amazing Lao countryside and offers the perfect hide away for people who like nature and culture while being away from it all...without cars, engines and phones you can enjoy the lifestyle of Laos. Kamu Lodge offers private jungle style accommodation in classy safari tents. The tents combine touch of luxury built in harmony with nature, a small lao Kamu community and the rugged landscapes along the Mekong.
This Mekong riverside Lodge is perfectly designed to create a close-to-nature holiday away from modern life. The expedition tents at Kamu Lodge come with private veranda and offer subtle luxury in the Lao jungle, while giving each visitor the rare opportunity to observe life in a small secluded community. The program awaits you for a peaceful discovery of Laos' rich landscapes and traditions. You will go out and explore the daily life of Lao ethnic minorities while staying at Kamu Lodge. Come experience an authentic holiday in this unspoiled destination, just 3 hours north of Luang Prabang!
Day 01 From Luang Prabang along the Mekong to Kamu Lodge (L, D)
Board on a traditional Long River boat at Kamu Lodge pier at 09:30am and take a leisurely cruise upstream while enjoying the refreshments served on the boat.
Marvel at the thousands of gold Buddha statues placed in sacred Pak Ou Caves by devotees. Most people failed to marvel at Pak Ou towering limestone cliff.
Continue upriver and you would reach Kamu Lodge around noon. A Refreshing welcome drink is served. You can check into your super size tents with attached modern bathroom amenities and facilities. You will enjoy lunch in an airy SALA settled in the middle of rice paddy fields.
After lunch, you can choose to either relax or to enjoy the traditional Kamu lifestyles and activities such as rice planting and harvesting in surrounding rice fields, gold panning in the Mekong (anything you find is yours!), traditional fishing techniques (you can sample your catch for dinner!), visit of the Kamu village, archery contest.
Dinner is a feast by Kamu tribe standards. We want you to see the world from the Kamu's eyes.
After dinner, retire to your tent.
Day 02 Kamu Lodge – Luang Prabang (B, L)
On the final day, we would ask guests to vacate their tents by 10.30am. Departure takes place after lunch (approximately 2.30pm) with estimated arrival in Luang Prabang at 4.30pm.
Included Travel Services
- Boat transfer from and to Luang Prabang
- Entrance fee at Pak Ou Caves
- Accommodation in twin sharing tent
- Meals as mentioned in the program
- Activities in the lodge
Not Included Travel Services
- Air tickets and personal insurance
- Any services or meals not mentioned
- Drinks, except bottled water, coffee and tea on the boat
- Arrival or departure transfer from/to hotel to the pier in Luang Prabang
- Personal Expenses