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This is the ideal tour for those who wish to combine the wonders of Thailand in Bangkok, Chiang Mai and Chiang with the landlocked treasures of Laos. Laos is a peaceful country dominated by incredible mountains, stunning scenery and thundering waterfalls, whereas Thailand is known for its temples, palaces and floating markets.
Experience the exuberant city of Bangkok
Spend the night in a H’mong Hilltribe lodge
Meet the elephants in Chiang Rai
Cruise the languid Mekong river
Discover the delights of Luang Prabang
Explore the colonial charm of Vientiane
- Return international flights
- All Accommodation
- All meals
- All transportation & transfers
- All sightseeing & entrance fees
- English speaking National Escort & local guides
- Visa fees for UK & EU passport holders
Day 1: Fly to Bangkok
Fly overnight to Bangkok.
Day 2: Arrive and Explore
On arrival you will be met by your expert tour guide and transferred to your hotel. You have the rest of the day to explore this amazing city.
Day 3: Discover Bangkok
Sightseeing includes a visit to Wat Pho and the Grand Palace, with its colourful temples and golden stupas. You'll also enjoy a ride in a long tail boat along the Chao Phraya River to Pak Klong Talaat Flower Market followed by a stroll through Chinatown.
Day 4: Overnight train to Chiang Mai
Visit the Damneon Saduak floating Market and the Railway Track Market. Later, board the overnight train to Chiang Mai.
Day 5: Explore Chiang Mai
Arrive in Chiang Mai and visit he city's biggest market, Talat Warorod, for a stroll among the colourful stalls as well. Later, visit Wat Dai Suthep in time for sunset. In the evening, enjoy a performance of ancient dances and songs from northern Thailand and visit the colourful night market.
Day 6: H mong Hill Tribes Lodge
Travel to a small village, home to the h mong hill Tribes where you'll stay overnight and enjoy a BBQ dinner and a cultural show.
Day 7: Chiang Mai Countryside
Visit the Chiang Dao Elephant Camp and experience an elephant ride and gentle bamboo river rafting along the MÅ Ping River. Transfer to Thaton and board a long tail boat on MÅ Kok River to Baan Pha Tai, where you'll continue by road to Chiang Rai.
Day 8: Travel to Pakbeng
Cross the border at Huay Xai into Laos and cruise to Pakbeng, visiting some local Minority Villages en route.
Day 9: Mekong River & Luang Prabang
Travel downstream on the Mekong River visiting Ban Khok Ek, a traditional Laotian village. After lunch, you'll learn about the process of making rice alcohol and visit the Pak Ou Caves before continuing to Luang Prabang.
Day 10: Explore Luang Prabang
Sightseeing by tuk-tuk includes a visit to Wat Mai, Wat Sensoukarahm, Wat Visoune and Wat Xieng Thong. You'll also climb Phousi hill for breathtaking views over the city and take some time to explore the colourful hill Tribes market.
Day 11: Villages & Waterfalls
Arise early to watch a Takbat Alms Giving Ceremony and visit the National Museum. You'll then travel to the Kuang Si Waterfalls and visit an H mong Village. Return to Luang Prabang stopping at Ock Pop Tok Weaving Centre along the way.
Day 12: Journey to Vang Vieng
Travel to Vang Vieng and visit Phoukhoun and the stunning village of Pathang.
Day 13: Drive to Vientiane
Visit Tham Chang Caves before continuing to Vientiane.
Day 14: Discover Vientiane
Sightseeing includes a visit to Thongkhankham Market, Wat Si Saket, Wat Phra Keo, Pha That Luang Stupa and Patuxai Victory Monument. In the evening, enjoy a traditional Lao dinner followed by a dance show.
Day 15: Fly Vientiane to UK
Enjoy a free morning in Vientiane, before catching an overnight flight to the UK via Bangkok.
Day 16 - Arrive back in the UK
Designed for those who wish to be further immersed in the authentic charm of Asia; Immerse Yourself range include more cultural and active experiences. You will be accompanied by our dedicated and professional National Escorts or local guides, whose unparalleled knowledge will turn your holiday into an unforgettable experience. These tours include:
- Walking through classic sites
- Unique cultural experiences and encounters
- Off the beaten track destinations
- More evenings at leisure for independent exploration
Your accommodation is selected for convenience of location, comfort or character, and can range from a business hotel in one city to a family run guesthouse in a smaller town. In more remote areas, accommodation may be of a lower standard and may not have all western amenities.
Coaches: Coaches with air conditioning are used on our group tours for city sightseeing, short excursions to the countryside and longer transfers where necessary.
Planes: Internal flights are based on economy class, with reputable airlines.
Most Wendy Wu groups consist of 10 travellers or more and will be accompanied by a national escort. There will usually be no more than 28 travellers in each group although you may encounter other Wendy Wu tour groups while you are travelling.
Please note, prices listed are guide prices only and are based on 2 people sharing and don't include any additional supplements. Holiday prices are fluid and dynamic and may be changed at a moment's notice, prior to booking, at which point they are confirmed. Please call the team free on 0800 707 6229 for more departure dates available and a quote.
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