Laotian Mountains & Thai Beaches: The Pakbeng Route

  • Day 1 - Overnight Flight

    Your journey begins today with an overnight flight to Vientiane.

  • Day 2 - Vientiane

    After touching down in the Laotian Capital, you'll
    Meet our representative before heading to your hotel.

  • Day 3 - Vientiane

    Tour the laid-back Vientiane and visit significant historical temples and landmarks including; Wat Sisaket, Wat Phra Keo, Wat Si Muang and the Patuxai Victory Monument.

    Includes: Breakfast

  • Day 4 - Vang Vieng

    Drive from Vientiane through local villages and past beautiful scenery until you arrive in Vang Vieng. The town lies on the Nam Song River and is surrounded by an other worldly karst hill landscape

    Includes: Breakfast

  • Day 5 - Vang Vieng

    What better way to explore the pristine area of Vang Vieng than on a full-day kayaking and hiking trip! Explore fascinating caves, caverns and local villages.

    Includes: Breakfast and Lunch

  • Day 6 - Luang Prabang

    Enjoy breakfast before transferring from Vang Vieng to Luang Prabang.

    Includes: Breakfast

  • Day 7 - Luang Prabang

    Spend the morning exploring one of Luang Prabang's most awe-inspiring sights, the cascading Kuang Si Falls.

    In the afternoon, take a walking tour exploring some of the highlights of this incredibly picturesque town, starting with a visit to the Royal Palace.

    Includes: Breakfast

  • Day 8 - Luang Say Lodge Pakbeng

    The river adventure takes over as you head upstream along the mighty Mekong, heading deeper into beautiful isolation.

    Soak up the Laos culture by visiting the Pak Ou Village, Tam Thing cave and hill tribe village of Baw.

    Overnight at: Luang Say Lodge

    Includes: Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner

  • Day 9 - Huay Xai - Chiang Rai

    Enjoy a peaceful morning surrounded by nature and imposing karsts, before hopping back on board your river boat. You'll stop off at a traditional village before arriving at the border crossing point with neighbouring Chiang Khong, Thailand.

    After arriving in Thailand, you will be picked up by local guide and then transferred to hotel in Chiang Rai for check– in. The rest of the day is free to explore this quaint city at your leisure.

    Enjoy your first night in the Land of Smiles.

    Includes: Breakfast and Lunch

  • Day 10 - Koh Samet

    Today you'll you will be transferred from Chiang Rai to airport for a flight to Bangkok, from here it's a journey by road and short boat to the stunning island of Koh Samet, where you'll spend the next few days chilling out in paradise.

    Includes: Breakfast

  • Day 11 - Koh Samet

    Relax, unwind and enjoy some downtime in Koh Samet.

    Overnight at: Ao Prao Resort

    Includes: Breakfast

  • Day 12 - Koh Samet

    Enjoy another free day on the island. The island is tiny at 6km by 2km. However, there's still activity! If you want to experience a bit of nightlife - Thai style - head to Sai Keaw for your last night!

    Includes: Breakfast

  • Day 13 - Overnight Flight

    You'll be transferred back to BKK airport today for your onward flight home.

From £2390pp

Price includes

  • Flights included
  • In destination transfers
  • Activities and excursions as detailed
  • All accommodation
  • Food and drink where mentioned