Luang Namtha Trek

Trip Overview


Easy to enjoy different of ethnic minority groups they are Khmu, Lanten, Tai Dam, Tai Deang and Tai Youn. Visit stupa & experience bamboo paper making, Laos Rice Whiskey making, traditional waving & participate Khmu traditional Baci-ceremony, sword dance, bamboo-slapping dance & flute performance, taste local meals & overnight at homestay, next day learn & practice making bamboo basket “bamboo toys such as: birds, frogs, cup…” half day trek through Nam Ha NPA, picnic lunch, technique for hunting animals & discover countryside.

Tour ID: NT-MT-07.
Start-Finish: Luang Namtha town.
Duration: 2 Days / 1 Nights.
Departure: 9:00 AM Daily.
Full day sightseeing, Hike approx. 4 hours & Homestay.

Itinerary

Day 1: Luang Namtha Valley-Nam Ha Homestay-Participate Activities
Departure at 9:00 AM. Visit Luang Namtha Museum, Luang Namtha & Phou Pouk Stupa, visit Tai Dam Village “Ban Nam Ngaen” the village who process of making the famous Laos Rice Whiskey, visit Tai Deang Village “Ban Pieng Ngam” the villages are famous for their many different handicrafts, picnic lunch on the trail. After lunch visit Lanten village “Ban Nam Lue”, Khmu village “Ban Chelernsouk”, next direct to Ban Nam Ha the village of homestay, join activities such as: looking or participate husking rice “by hand or foot”, Khmu traditional Baci-ceremony, sword dance, bamboo-slapping dance & flute performance, dinner with local food & stay overnight with family.

Day 2: Ban Nam Ha-Nam Ha NPA-Khmu Tribe, Hike Approx. 3-4 hours
In the morning to see & participate blacksmith, making bamboo basket “bamboo toys such as: birds, frogs, cup…” Have breakfast with the family, next easy hike through the Nam Ha NPA & mountains on small foot paths, technique for hunting animals, funny and experience picnic lunch with local food, Khmu villages & discover countryside. The transport will waiting you back to Luang Namtha town around 4:00 PM.

Pricing

Price Include:

  • Leader guide “English speaking tour guide” & Local guide “who knowledge jungle forest, tradition & culture”.
  • Covered transport “Tuk Tuk”.
  • Accommodation “Khmu Homestay” stay with family.
  • Meals-Lunch x 2, Dinner x 1, Breakfast x1.
  • Homestay owner service charge.
  • All entrance fee.
  • Drinking water during the trip.
  • Trekking, Cultural performance, Khmu traditional Baci-ceremony & Community based tourism activities.
  • Tour permit & provincial tax on net income.

Photos

Book Now

Send email to us phouiutravel@hotmail.com or Call: +856-20-2239 0195, +856-20-9944 0084.

All our services, we require DEPOSIT to secure reservation. Final payment you must pay at our office in Laos.

We accept PayPal & Bank Transfer.

This tour we request 100 USD for deposit.

Deposit by PayPal please click the button below:

After finish, your process please send email to us phouiutravel@hotmail.com or Call: +856-20-9944 0084 or if we got the money from you, we will let you know as soon as possible.

Deposit by Bank Transfer: alternatively, we can receive bank transfers direct to our bank account in Laos. Payment details as:

  • SWIFT Code: COEBLAL
  • Bank Name: BANQUE POUR LE COMMERCE EXTERIEUR LAO PUBLIC (BCEL).
  • Account Name: Philavanh Unlavanh.
  • Account Number: 070-120-100-256-502-001 (USD)

More Info: BANQUE POUR LE COMMERCE EXTERIEUR LAO PUBLIC (BCEL) http://www.bcel.com.la 

Trip Overview

Soft biking to visit different of ethnic minorities they are Tai Dam, Tai Deang, Tai Youn to see & enjoy their culture & traditional, visit both of stupas, experience the Lanten culture & tradition, Baci-ceremony, taste local meals, stay overnight with families, participate & learning how to make paper from bamboo, natural dyeing & traditional weaving. Short trek in the preserve forest area, visit waterfall & participate in the day-to-day work of the family.

Tour ID: NT-MT-08.
Start-Finish: Luang Namtha town.
Duration: 2 Days / 1 Nights.
Departure: 9:00 AM Daily.
Full day sightseeing, Bike approx. 4 hours & Homestay.

Itinerary

Day 1: Luang Namtha Valley-Ban Nam Dee Homestay
Departure at 9:00 AM. Cycling visit Luang Namtha Museum, Luang Namtha & Phoum Pouk Stupa, visit Tai Dam Village “Ban Nam Ngaen” the village who process of making the famous Lao Rice Whiskey, visit Tai Deang Village “Ban Pieng Ngam” the villages are famous for their many different handicrafts, picnic lunch on the trail. After lunch continue visit Tai Dam villages in the off-road, direct to Lanten village “Ban Nam Dee” the village of the homestay, join activities such as: Experience the Lanten culture & tradition, Lanten Baci-ceremony, taste local meals, stay overnight with Lanten families.

Day 2: Nam Dee Homestay-Activities-Half Day Trekking
In the morning walk around the village to see Lanten lifestyle. After breakfast participate in the day-to-day work of the family such as: how to make paper from young bamboos, traditional waving, and natural dyeing. Or option trek through village preserve forest to explore natures, the picnic lunch will provide on the trail, next walk down visit Nam Dee waterfall and back to Luang Namtha town around 4:00 PM.

Pricing

Price Include:

  • Leader guide “English speaking tour guide” & Local guide “who knowledge tradition & culture”.
  • Covered transport “Mountain bike”.
  • Accommodation “Lanten Homestay” stay with family.
  • Meals-Lunch x 2, Dinner x 1, Breakfast x1.
  • Homestay owner service charge.
  • Entrance ticket.
  • Drinking water during the trip.
  • Trekking, Lanten traditional Baci-ceremony & Community based tourism activities.
  • Tour permit & provincial tax on net income.

Photos

Book Now

Send email to us phouiutravel@hotmail.com or Call: +856-20-2239 0195, +856-20-9944 0084.

All our services, we require DEPOSIT to secure reservation. Final payment you must pay at our office in Laos.

We accept PayPal & Bank Transfer.

This tour we request 100 USD for deposit.

Deposit by PayPal please click the button below:

After finish, your process please send email to us phouiutravel@hotmail.com or Call: +856-20-9944 0084 or if we got the money from you, we will let you know as soon as possible.

Deposit by Bank Transfer: alternatively, we can receive bank transfers direct to our bank account in Laos. Payment details as:

  • SWIFT Code: COEBLAL
  • Bank Name: BANQUE POUR LE COMMERCE EXTERIEUR LAO PUBLIC (BCEL).
  • Account Name: Philavanh Unlavanh.
  • Account Number: 070-120-100-256-502-001 (USD)

More Info: BANQUE POUR LE COMMERCE EXTERIEUR LAO PUBLIC (BCEL) http://www.bcel.com.la 

Trip Overview

Soft adventure kayaking on Nam Tha River through Nam Ha National Protected Area to visit different of ethnic minorities such as: Tai Dam, Lanten, Khmu & Experience the Tai Youn culture & tradition, enjoy the local meals, participates a traditional Baci-ceremony, performance & music, stay overnight with family, daily activities of the family. Your activities such as: prepare baci-ceremony equipment & making banana leaf flower.

Tour ID: NT-MT-09.
Start-Finish: Luang Namtha town.
Duration: 2 Days / 1 Nights.
Departure: 9:00 AM Daily.
Kayak approx. 4-5 hours Kayaking & Homestay.

Itinerary

Day 1: Nam Tha River-Ethnic Minorities-Vieng Neua Homestay
The day begins at the Boat Landing with some basic paddle instruction and equipment familiarization before taking to the river in single or double kayaks. The Nam Tha meanders through changing forest types, inhabited by animals, such as tiger and barking deer and a great variety of birds. The border of the Nam Ha Protected Area is reached in the Lanten village of Ban Sope Tud. Various sets of exciting but safe rapids lead up to a lunch break on the banana leave near the riverside.

After a typical Lao picnic, there is time for relaxation and a refreshing swim. The next paddling stretch takes the group to the Khmu village of Ban Sop Sim Noy. Kayaking ends after the confluence of the Nam Ha and Nam Tha Rivers, from where a pick-up takes us to Tai Youn villages “Ban Vieng Neua” the village of homestay, enjoy the local food, participate a traditional Baci-ceremony and performance, stay overnight with family.

Day 2: Vieng Neua Homestay-Activities-Luang Namtha town
In the morning. You have time walk around the village to see real lifestyle of the local people, visit temple. After breakfast join community based tourism activities such as: prepare baci-ceremony equipment, making banana leaf flower. The final have lunch and back to Luang Namtha town.

Pricing

Price Include:

  • Leader guide “English speaking tour guide” & Local guide “who knowledge tradition & culture”.
  • Covered transport “Tuk Tuk & Kayaks”.
  • Accommodation “Tai Youn Homestay” stay with family.
  • Meals-Lunch x 2, Dinner x 1, Breakfast x1.
  • Homestay owner service charge.
  • Drinking water during the trip.
  • Kayaking, Cultural performance, Tai Youn traditional Baci-ceremony & Community based tourism activities.
  • Tour permit & provincial tax on net income.

Photos

Book Now

Send email to us phouiutravel@hotmail.com or Call: +856-20-2239 0195, +856-20-9944 0084.

All our services, we require DEPOSIT to secure reservation. Final payment you must pay at our office in Laos.

We accept PayPal & Bank Transfer.

This tour we request 100 USD for deposit.

Deposit by PayPal please click the button below:

After finish, your process please send email to us phouiutravel@hotmail.com or Call: +856-20-9944 0084 or if we got the money from you, we will let you know as soon as possible.

Deposit by Bank Transfer: alternatively, we can receive bank transfers direct to our bank account in Laos. Payment details as:

  • SWIFT Code: COEBLAL
  • Bank Name: BANQUE POUR LE COMMERCE EXTERIEUR LAO PUBLIC (BCEL).
  • Account Name: Philavanh Unlavanh.
  • Account Number: 070-120-100-256-502-001 (USD)

More Info: BANQUE POUR LE COMMERCE EXTERIEUR LAO PUBLIC (BCEL) http://www.bcel.com.la 

Trip Overview

Explore colorful of  ethnic minorities in Luang Namtha include Lanten, Tai Dam, Tai Youn to see & enjoy waterfall, stupa, temple, bamboo paper making, Laos Rice Whiskey making & participate Tai Deang homestay, traditional Baci-ceremony, practice community based tourism activities with local people such as: step of natural dyeing, traditional weaving & daily activities of the family.

Tour ID: NT-MT-10.
Start-Finish: Luang Namtha.
Duration: 2 Days / 1 Nights.
Departure: 9:00 AM Daily.
Full day sightseeing & Tai Deang homestay.

Itinerary

Day 1: Luang Namtha Valley-Tai Deang Homestay-Activities
Departure at 9:00 AM. Riding scooter visit Luang Namtha Museum, visit Lanten village “Ban Nam Dee” to see how to process bamboo paper making, Nam Dee waterfall, riding visit other ethnic minorities such as: Khmu, Hmong, Tai Dam and Tai Deang “Ban Pieng Ngam” the villages are famous for their many different handicrafts & homestay, join and participate activities such as: Tai Deang culture & tradition, Tai Deang Baci-ceremony, taste local meals, stay overnight with Tai Deang families.

Day 2: Tai Deang Homestay-Luang Namtha town
In the morning walk around in the village to see Tai Deang lifestyle, after breakfast practice community based tourism activities with local people such as: natural dyeing & practical weaving. After lunch visit Tai Dam village “Ban Nam Ngaen” the village who process of making the famous Lao Rice Whiskey, visit Phoum Pouk and Luang Namtha Stupas. Back to Luang Namtha town.

Pricing

 

Price Include:

  • Leader guide “English speaking tour guide” & Local guide “who knowledge tradition & culture”.
  • Covered transport “Scooter or Motorbike”.
  • Accommodation “Tai Deang Homestay” stay with family.
  • Meals-Lunch x 2, Dinner x 1, Breakfast x1.
  • Homestay owner service charge.
  • Entrance ticket.
  • Drinking water during the trip.
  • Trekking, Tai Deang traditional Baci-ceremony & Community based tourism activities.
  • Tour permit & provincial tax on net income.

Photos

Book Now

Send email to us phouiutravel@hotmail.com or Call: +856-20-2239 0195, +856-20-9944 0084.

All our services, we require DEPOSIT to secure reservation. Final payment you must pay at our office in Laos.

We accept PayPal & Bank Transfer.

This tour we request 100 USD for deposit.

Deposit by PayPal please click the button below:

After finish, your process please send email to us phouiutravel@hotmail.com or Call: +856-20-9944 0084 or if we got the money from you, we will let you know as soon as possible.

Deposit by Bank Transfer: alternatively, we can receive bank transfers direct to our bank account in Laos. Payment details as:

  • SWIFT Code: COEBLAL
  • Bank Name: BANQUE POUR LE COMMERCE EXTERIEUR LAO PUBLIC (BCEL).
  • Account Name: Philavanh Unlavanh.
  • Account Number: 070-120-100-256-502-001 (USD)

More Info: BANQUE POUR LE COMMERCE EXTERIEUR LAO PUBLIC (BCEL) http://www.bcel.com.la 

Trip Overview

Twin along the bank of Nam Ha River is Nam Ha National Protect Area cover by real natures, Jungle forest that main attraction of this trip, in the rainy season that make you funny, exciting, challenge & adventure, colorful water birds & the occasional troop of monkeys, stay overnight in the Khmu eco-lodge of Ban Nalan. Next day trek visit other Khmu & Lanten to see their culture, traditional and their lifestyle.

Tour ID: NT-MT-12.
Start-Finish: Luang Namtha town.
Duration: 2 Days / 1 Nights.
Departure: 9:00 AM Daily (from July-December).
Kayaking approx. 4-5 hours; Hiking approx. 5-6 hours.

Itinerary

Day 1: Luang Namtha-Ban Nam Ha-Ban Nalan. Approx.: 30 hour transfer / 4 hours kayaking
The day of paddling takes us through the jungle forest, both side of river is the Nam Ha Protected Area. A picnic lunch and a refreshing swim mark mid-day. The trip will arrival Ban Nalan the village we stay overnight at 3:00 pm, you have time to walk and look around the village, talk with local people they are very friendly. In the evening enjoy Khmu Baci-ceremony and a typical village dinner cooked over an open fire. 

Day 2: Ban Nalan-Ban Namkoy-Ban Namlue. Approx. 5-6 hours
The second day follows the Nam Ha River through stands of large hardwood trees and bamboo patches to Ban Nalan Tai and Ban Nam koy. The trail turns challenging as it climbs under an ancient-tree canopy rich in birdlife to a ridge and view of Luang Namtha town before the final descent and a ride back to town with memories to last a lifetime.

Pricing

Price Include:

  • Leader guide “English speaking” & Local guide “who knowledge tradition & culture”.
  • Covered transport “Tuk Tuk & Kayaks”.
  • Overnight in Khmu Eco-lodge “Support by: NEWZEALAND Aid Programme”.
  • Blanket, sleeping-mat & mosquito nets are supplied.
  • Meals-Lunch x 2, Dinner x 1, Breakfast x1 “Provide from local people”.
  • Drinking water during the trip “Day 1: water from town & Day 2: boiled water”.
  • Khmu Baci-ceremony.
  • Kayaking & Trekking permit.
  • Provincial tax on net income & Village fund.

Photos

Book Now

Send email to us phouiutravel@hotmail.com or Call: +856-20-2239 0195, +856-20-9944 0084.

All our services, we require DEPOSIT to secure reservation. Final payment you must pay at our office in Laos.

We accept PayPal & Bank Transfer.

This tour we request 100 USD for deposit.

Deposit by PayPal please click the button below:

After finish, your process please send email to us phouiutravel@hotmail.com or Call: +856-20-9944 0084 or if we got the money from you, we will let you know as soon as possible.

Deposit by Bank Transfer: alternatively, we can receive bank transfers direct to our bank account in Laos. Payment details as:

  • SWIFT Code: COEBLAL
  • Bank Name: BANQUE POUR LE COMMERCE EXTERIEUR LAO PUBLIC (BCEL).
  • Account Name: Philavanh Unlavanh.
  • Account Number: 070-120-100-256-502-001 (USD)

More Info: BANQUE POUR LE COMMERCE EXTERIEUR LAO PUBLIC (BCEL) http://www.bcel.com.la 

Trip Overview

Trekking through Nam Ha NPA, jungle forest, green mountain, excellent landscape; Historical of Indochina War, the first community based tourism in Laos; Learning Khmu & Lanten cultures and traditional of lifestyle, Khmu Eco-lodge; Khmu Baci-ceremony; Adventure, paddle exiting but manageable grade 2-3 rapids along the Nam ha River, one of the most pristine waterway in Laos, Travel over swift rapids.

Tour ID: NT-MT-13.
Start-Finish: Luang Namtha town.
Departure: 9:00 AM Daily of June to January.
Duration: 2 Days / 1 Nights.
Difficulty level: Moderate Adventure.

Itinerary

Day 1: Ban Chalernsouk-Ban Nalan. Approx. 4-5 hours
The traditional two-day excursion, led by a local English speaking guide, starts at Ban Chaleunsouk, south of Luang Namtha town. You’ll ascend through a forest and pause at a ridge offering great views. The trail then descends through centuries-old trees and past an Indochina War gunnery emplacement to the Nam Ha River and Ban Nalan. Khmu Baci-ceremony and dinner often enjoyed with a prominent village elder, from who you can learn about Khmu culture, and offer insight into your lifestyle. Remember, curiosity runs both ways, especially when sipping Lao Hai (rice wine) from a jar through bamboo straws.

Day 2: Ban Nalan-Ban Nam Goy-Ban Sop Sim. Approx. 5 hours kayaking
After a leisurely breakfast continue down river. Visit other khmu & Lanten village to see making bamboo paper, nature dyeing. The section of the river will reveal the best forest views and the most exciting rapids of the trip. Arriving at the confluence of the Nam Tha and Nam Ha rivers paddle down the Nam Tha for a way before arriving at the Khmu village of Ban Sop Sim where your transport back to Luang Namtha will be waiting you.

Note: Nam Ha is best for rafting from July to October, for kayaking from July to November. Low water levels from January-June may make kayaking rocky.

Pricing

Price Include:

  • Leader guide “English speaking” & Local guide “who knowledge tradition & culture”.
  • Covered transport “Tuk Tuk & Kayaks”.
  • Overnight in Khmu Eco-lodge “Support by: NEWZEALAND Aid Programme”.
  • Blanket, sleeping-mat & mosquito nets are supplied.
  • Meals-Lunch x 2, Dinner x 1, Breakfast x1 “Provide from local people”.
  • Drinking water during the trip “Day 1: water from town & Day 2: boiled water”.
  • Khmu Baci-ceremony.
  • Kayaking & Trekking permit.
  • Provincial tax on net income & Village fund.

Photos

Book Now

Send email to us phouiutravel@hotmail.com or Call: +856-20-2239 0195, +856-20-9944 0084.

All our services, we require DEPOSIT to secure reservation. Final payment you must pay at our office in Laos.

We accept PayPal & Bank Transfer.

This tour we request 100 USD for deposit.

Deposit by PayPal please click the button below:

After finish, your process please send email to us phouiutravel@hotmail.com or Call: +856-20-9944 0084 or if we got the money from you, we will let you know as soon as possible.

Deposit by Bank Transfer: alternatively, we can receive bank transfers direct to our bank account in Laos. Payment details as:

  • SWIFT Code: COEBLAL
  • Bank Name: BANQUE POUR LE COMMERCE EXTERIEUR LAO PUBLIC (BCEL).
  • Account Name: Philavanh Unlavanh.
  • Account Number: 070-120-100-256-502-001 (USD)

More Info: BANQUE POUR LE COMMERCE EXTERIEUR LAO PUBLIC (BCEL) http://www.bcel.com.la 

Trip Overview

Trekking through Nam Ha National Protected Area, jungle forest, green tree; Experience local technic for hunting wild animals, bamboo cooking, medicine plants water, overnight in the bamboo camp on the Nam Ha riverside; Learning Khmu & Lanten cultures and traditional of lifestyle; Adventure, paddle exiting but manageable grade 2-3 rapids along the Nam ha River, one of the most pristine waterway in Laos, Travel over swift rapids.

Tour ID: NT-MT-14.
Start-Finish: Luang Namtha town.
Departure: 9:00 AM Daily of June to January.
Duration: 2 Days / 1 Nights.
Difficulty level: Moderate Adventure.

Itinerary

Day 1: Ban Nam Ha- Jungle Camp. Approx. 4-5 hours
Start from Ban Nam Ha. The first day’s pace is moderate though the Nam Ha NPA where the guide’s knowledge of edible and medicinal plants will be demonstrated… You will be hiking uphill to see several massive old trees, many types of bamboo and divers forest plants. If you travel quietly you may see some wild animals such as: monkeys, wild goats and wild pigs. The traditional picnic lunch will preparing by local guide. After lunch continue walk along the Nam Ha River to the jungle camp we should arrive around 4:30 pm and overnight alongside the Nam Ha River. Besides resting, you are free to go fishing for dinner with your Khmu guide or stroll around the camp or opt for a refreshing swim in the Nam Ha River alongside your camp.

Day 2: Ban Nalan-Ban Nam Goy-Ban Sop Sim. Approx. 5 hours kayaking
After a leisurely breakfast continue down river. Visit other khmu & Lanten village to see making bamboo paper, nature dyeing. The section of the river will reveal the best forest views and the most exciting rapids of the trip. Arriving at the confluence of the Nam Tha and Nam Ha rivers paddle down the Nam Tha for a way before arriving at the Khmu village of Ban Sop Sim where your transport back to Luang Namtha will be waiting you. The optional return by river is in a traditional motorboat operated by local villagers. On your way up the river you will see water birds along the banks of the river and make your last pass along the border of the Nam Ha Protected Area.

Note: Nam Ha is best for rafting from July to October, for kayaking from July to November. Low water levels from January-June may make kayaking rocky.

Pricing

Price Include:

  • Leader guide “English speaking” & Local guide “who knowledge tradition & culture”.
  • Covered transport “Tuk Tuk & Kayaks”,
  • Accommodation “Jungle Camp in the Nam Ha NPA”.
  • Blanket, sleeping-mat & mosquito nets are supplied.
  • Meals-Lunch x 2, Dinner x 1, Breakfast x1.
  • Drinking water during the trip.
  • Kayaking & Trekking permit.
  • Provincial tax on net income.

Photos

Book Now

Send email to us phouiutravel@hotmail.com or Call: +856-20-2239 0195, +856-20-9944 0084.

All our services, we require DEPOSIT to secure reservation. Final payment you must pay at our office in Laos.

We accept PayPal & Bank Transfer.

This tour we request 100 USD for deposit.

Deposit by PayPal please click the button below:

After finish, your process please send email to us phouiutravel@hotmail.com or Call: +856-20-9944 0084 or if we got the money from you, we will let you know as soon as possible.

Deposit by Bank Transfer: alternatively, we can receive bank transfers direct to our bank account in Laos. Payment details as:

  • SWIFT Code: COEBLAL
  • Bank Name: BANQUE POUR LE COMMERCE EXTERIEUR LAO PUBLIC (BCEL).
  • Account Name: Philavanh Unlavanh.
  • Account Number: 070-120-100-256-502-001 (USD)

More Info: BANQUE POUR LE COMMERCE EXTERIEUR LAO PUBLIC (BCEL) http://www.bcel.com.la 

Trip Overview

Visit different of ethnic minorities such as: Khmu, Lanten, Tai Dam, Tai Deang, Tai Youn, to see & enjoy waterfall, stupa, temple, experience bamboo paper making, Laos Rice Whiskey making, traditional waving & participate Khmu traditional Baci-ceremony, sword dance, bamboo-slapping dance & flute performance, taste local meals & overnight at homestay, practice bamboo basket making “bamboo toys such as: birds, frogs, cup…” half day trek through Nam Ha NPA, learning technique for hunting animals, the second night stay in forest camp & discover countryside.

Tour ID: NT-MT-11.
Start-Finish: Luang Namtha town.
Duration: 3 Days / 2 Nights “Khmu homestay & Forest camp”.
Departure: 9:00 AM Daily.
Full day sightseeing, Hike approx. 4-5 hours/day.

Itinerary

Day 1: Luang Namtha Valley-Nam Ha Homestay- Tourism Activities
Departure at 9:00 AM. Visit Luang Namtha Museum, Luang Namtha & Phoum Pouk Stupa, visit Tai Dam “Ban Nam Ngaen” the village who process of making the famous Lao Rice Whiskey, visit Tai Deang “Ban Pieng Ngam” the villages are famous for their many different handicrafts, picnic lunch on the trail. After lunch visit Lanten village “Ban Nam Lue”, next direct to Khmu village “Ban Nam Ha” the village of homestay, join tourism activities such as: looking or participate husking rice “by hand or foot”, Khmu traditional Baciceremony, sword dance, bamboo-slapping dance & flute performance, dinner with local food & stay overnight with family.

Day 2: Ban Nam Ha-Nam Ha NPA-Forest Camp. Approx. 4-5 hours
In the morning next day. While waiting for the breakfast visit groups of knife making, participate bamboo basket making “bamboo toys such as: birds, frogs, cup…” after breakfast start moderate trek through the Nam Ha NPA where the local guide’s knowledge of edible and medicinal plants will be demonstrated… You will be hiking uphill to see several massive old trees, many types of bamboo and divers forest plants. If you travel quietly you may see some wild animals such as: monkeys, wild goats and wild pigs. The traditional picnic lunch will preparing by local guide. After lunch continue walk along the Nam Ha River to the forest camp we should arrive around 4:30 pm and overnight alongside the Nam Ha River. Besides resting, you are free to go fishing for dinner with your Khmu guide or stroll around the camp or opt for a refreshing swim in the Nam Ha River alongside your camp.

Day 3: Forest Camp-Ban Nalan-Ban Chaluernsouk. Approx. 4-5 hours
In the early morning you are likely to hear many kinds of animals communicating such as: bear, monkey, barking dear, gibbon, wild pigs and jungle fowl from the higher mountain tops or if you are especially fortunate you may see them moving through the forest. Before breakfast, early risers are free to take a walk around the camp. After breakfast prepared by our guide, you cross the Nam Ha River and walk through field visit Ban Nalan explore the Khmu culture, next hike uphill through forest. Lunch will be prepared in the traditional way along the forest path. The guides can boil water and make soup in bamboo cooking vessels. They will encourage you to take part in the preparation of the meal, showing you how to construct simple spoons and chopsticks from bamboo and leaves. They will also brew a medicinal tea from wild plants collected along the way. After lunch, you will have an easy two hour hike down the mountain slope until you arrive at the Ban Chalernsouk, where your driver will be waiting to transport you back to Luang Namtha town.

Pricing

Price Include:

  • Leader guide “English speaking tour guide” & Local guide “who knowledge tradition & culture”.
  • Covered transport “Tuk Tuk”.
  • Accommodation “Khmu homestay & forest camp”.
  • Meals-Lunch x 3, Dinner x 2, Breakfast x2.
  • Homestay owner service charge.
  • Drinking water during the trip.
  • Trekking, Khmu traditional Baci-ceremony & Community based tourism activities.
  • Tour permit, provincial tax on net income & village fund.

Photos

Book Now

Send email to us phouiutravel@hotmail.com or Call: +856-20-2239 0195, +856-20-9944 0084.

All our services, we require DEPOSIT to secure reservation. Final payment you must pay at our office in Laos.

We accept PayPal & Bank Transfer.

This tour we request 200 USD for deposit.

Deposit by PayPal please click the button below:

After finish, your process please send email to us phouiutravel@hotmail.com or Call: +856-20-9944 0084 or if we got the money from you, we will let you know as soon as possible.

Deposit by Bank Transfer: alternatively, we can receive bank transfers direct to our bank account in Laos. Payment details as:

  • SWIFT Code: COEBLAL
  • Bank Name: BANQUE POUR LE COMMERCE EXTERIEUR LAO PUBLIC (BCEL).
  • Account Name: Philavanh Unlavanh.
  • Account Number: 070-120-100-256-502-001 (USD)

More Info: BANQUE POUR LE COMMERCE EXTERIEUR LAO PUBLIC (BCEL) http://www.bcel.com.la 

Trip Overview

Biking visit ethnic minority groups such as: original of Akha, Yao, Khmu, Tai Lue, Tai Dam, Lolo, Lanten, Tai Nuae, riding through the Nam Ha National Protected Area, hidden waterfall, Muang Sing Museum. Trek to explore real nature the center of Nam Ha NPA, higher mountain (1,900 meters from sea level) to see unlimited view of the mountain, opportunity to see wild animals, the beautiful sunset and sunrise.

Tour ID: NT-MT-05
Start-Finish: Luang Namtha town
Duration: 3 Days / 2 Nights “Bungalows and Forest Camp”
Departure: 9:00 AM Daily
Full day sightseeing, Bike approx. 5-6 hours & Hike approx. 6-7 hours/day.

Itinerary

Day 1: Biking Luang Namtha-Muang Sing town. Approx. 5-6 hours
At 8:30 AM, start at the office, this tour follows the main road from Luang Namtha to Muang Sing, with gradual elevation gain. On the way, you will see mountains, streams, forests, ethnic minority villages as: Hmong, Lanten, Khmu, Akha, Tai Lue, Yao and Tai Dam. For the lunch break we will stop at the Pha Yuang Waterfall, accessible via a small walking trail. From the Kiew lom mountain pass, it is a quick descent to the Muang Sing valley, with broad views of mountain ranges and large extensive rice paddy fields. After check in with  Phou Iu Bungalows bike to visit Tai Dam (Waving village), Tai Nuae (Villages of Lao Rice Whiskey” and Hand noodle making), Yao and Akha villages.

Day 2: Muang Sing town-Old French Army. Approx. 5-6 hours
Early morning, we will visit the fresh morning market where we will see many different ethnic minorities selling their products which were collected from their upland farms and in the forest. After Breakfast departure from Muang Sing by Tuk Tuk and stop at Xieng Tueng Stupa take a few minutes in there, next walk up on the old Falangs* trail to explore nature, jungle forest, green view. After enjoy with the traditional lunch on the trail, moderate walk on the mountain where we opportunity to see wild animals, you will arrival at the camp around 5:00 PM, that time you will see beautiful sunset. Your guides will prepare dinner and tent for you.

Day 3: Old French Army-Ban Nam Yang-Luang Namtha town. Approx. 5-6 hours
On the early morning the guide will prepare coffee for you, then you will see great of sunrise, after breakfast continue trek through the center of the Nam Ha NPA to see different kind of trees, lunch will prepare on the trail by the guide, walk to Ban Nam Yang valley visit their culture and mountain lifestyle they are Akha, the Tuk Tuk waiting at the village for get you back to Luang Namtha town.

“*” “Falang” is Laos language mean French, “Falangs trail” is mean French trail; when Muang Sing came under French control, French was built the trail from Muang Sing-Luang Namtha-Huay Xai (Laos-Thailand border), On December 2, 1975, the king of Laos was forced to abdicate his throne and the Lao People’s Democratic Republic was established, the “Falangs Trail” came under Laos government control and close the trail until now 50 years ago. Now the Laos government was allow for open trekking trail, more info about the trail please read “History of Old Falangs Trail”.

Pricing

Price Include:

  • An experienced government certified, English speaking Tour guide & Local guide “who knowledge forest, tradition & culture”
  • Covered transport with an experienced certified driver
  • Mountain Bike (Trek 4300 and Trek 4400)
  • Accommodation: the first night at Phou Iu II Bungalows & the second at tents or camps “Sleeping bags, foam mats & mosquito nets are supplied”
  • Entrance ticket
  • Meals-Lunch x 3, Dinner x 2, Breakfast x2
  • Drinking water during the trip
  • Tour permit & provincial tax on net income.

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Send email to us phouiutravel@hotmail.com or Call: +856-20-2239 0195, +856-20-9944 0084.

All our services, we require DEPOSIT to secure reservation. Final payment you must pay at our office in Laos.

We accept PayPal & Bank Transfer.

This tour we request 200 USD for deposit.

Deposit by PayPal please click the button below:

After finish, your process please send email to us phouiutravel@hotmail.com or Call: +856-20-9944 0084 or if we got the money from you, we will let you know as soon as possible.

Deposit by Bank Transfer: alternatively, we can receive bank transfers direct to our bank account in Laos. Payment details as:

  • SWIFT Code: COEBLAL
  • Bank Name: BANQUE POUR LE COMMERCE EXTERIEUR LAO PUBLIC (BCEL).
  • Account Name: Philavanh Unlavanh.
  • Account Number: 070-120-100-256-502-001 (USD)

More Info: BANQUE POUR LE COMMERCE EXTERIEUR LAO PUBLIC (BCEL) http://www.bcel.com.la 

Trip Overview

Trekking through Nam Ha NPA, jungle forest, green mountain, excellent view; Experience local technic for hunting wild animals, bamboo cooking, medicine plants water, overnight in the jungle forest camp on the Nam Ha riverside; Learning Khmu & Lanten cultures and traditional of lifestyle; Khmu Baci-ceremony; Adventure, paddle exiting but manageable grade 2-3 rapids along the Nam ha River, one of the most pristine waterway in Laos, Travel over swift rapids.

Tour ID: NT-MT-15.
Start-Finish: Luang Namtha town.
Departure: 9:00 AM Daily of June to January.
Duration: 3 Days / 2 Nights.
Difficulty level: Moderate Adventure.

Itinerary

Day 1: Ban Nam Ha-the Nam Ha Jungle Camp. Approx. 5-6 hours
Start at Ban Nam Ha far from Luang Namtha 39 km. The local guide from the village will join the tour for leading you hike through rice paddies and up into the mountains of Nam Ha NPA. Along the trail you will see many species of birds, monkeys and deer are occasionally seen, your guide will teach you how to make a bird call, dear barking and squirrel sounds, see many types of NTPs (Non Timber Forest Products) and your guides will share their experience about traditional medicines plants. Lunch is eaten in the forest shade near the stream. We will arriving in the jungle forest camp around 4:00 PM, over there easy walking in the jungle near the forest camp following the trail, searching animal footprints and other elements that prove the presence in the forest of many wild lives further monkey, barking dear, gibbon, wild pigs and jungle fowl. The guide will point out interesting things and useful plants and herbal medical care such as: cardamoms, galangals…after dinner overnight in the jungle forest camp hosted by Khmu.

Day 2: the Nam Ha Jungle Camp-Ban Nalan “Khmu Village”. Approx. 5-6 hours
In the early morning you will hear and see the many jungle birds around us, the guide will prepare traditional breakfast, taking energy for the following trek over steep paths further up into the Nam Ha forest. Deep in the woods we’ll have a break for lunch. Here we wish farewell to our local guide who returns to his village. Lunch will be prepared in the traditional way along the forest path. The guides can boil water and make soup in bamboo cooking vessels. They will encourage you to take part in the preparation of the meal, showing you how to construct simple spoons and chopsticks from bamboo and leaves. They will also brew a medicinal tea from wild plants collected along the way. We will arrival Ban Nalan around 4:00 pm where we spend one more night in the Khmu eco-lodge. Our hosts are ready to prepare a dinner in “local style” whilst you take time to swim and bathe in the river. Walk around the village, talk with friendly people. Before dinner join Khmu Baci-ceremony.

Day 3: Ban Nalan-Ban Nam Goy-Ban Sop Sim. Approx. 5 hours kayaking
After a leisurely breakfast continue down river. Visit other khmu & Lanten village to see making bamboo paper, nature dyeing. The section of the river will reveal the best forest views and the most exciting rapids of the trip. Arriving at the confluence of the Nam Tha and Nam Ha rivers paddle down the Nam Tha for a way before arriving at the Khmu village of Ban Sop Sim where your transport back to Luang Namtha will be waiting you. The optional return by river is in a traditional motorboat operated by local villagers. On your way up the river you will see water birds along the banks of the river and make your last pass along the border of the Nam Ha Protected Area.

Note: Nam Ha is best for rafting from July to October, for kayaking from July to November. Low water levels from January-June may make kayaking rocky.

Pricing

Price Include:

  • Leader guide “English speaking tour guide” & Local guide “who knowledge tradition & culture”.
  • Covered transport “Tuk Tuk & Kayaks”.
  • Accommodation “Khmu Eco-lodge& forest camp”.
  • Meals-Lunch x 3, Dinner x 2, Breakfast x2.
  • Drinking water during the trip.
  • Trekking, Khmu traditional Baci-ceremony & Tourism activities.
  • Tour permit, provincial tax on net income & village fund.

Photos

Book Now

Send email to us phouiutravel@hotmail.com or Call: +856-20-2239 0195, +856-20-9944 0084.

All our services, we require DEPOSIT to secure reservation. Final payment you must pay at our office in Laos.

We accept PayPal & Bank Transfer.

This tour we request 200 USD for deposit.

Deposit by PayPal please click the button below:

After finish, your process please send email to us phouiutravel@hotmail.com or Call: +856-20-9944 0084 or if we got the money from you, we will let you know as soon as possible. 

Deposit by Bank Transfer: alternatively, we can receive bank transfers direct to our bank account in Laos. Payment details as:

  • SWIFT Code: COEBLAL
  • Bank Name: BANQUE POUR LE COMMERCE EXTERIEUR LAO PUBLIC (BCEL).
  • Account Name: Philavanh Unlavanh.
  • Account Number: 070-120-100-256-502-001 (USD)

More Info: BANQUE POUR LE COMMERCE EXTERIEUR LAO PUBLIC (BCEL) http://www.bcel.com.la