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The RV Mekong Sun Cruise – Luang Prabang – 4 days


Experience an incredible four day Laos Package Tour with this fantastic offer which will begin in wonderful Luang Prabang. Your cruise host is Mekong Sun which offer a new and comfortable Laotian cruise ship which will take you up the Mekong River. First stop is a small village where to will get to try the local liquor Lao-Lao before taking a jungle trek to the famous Pak Ou Caves with thousands of Buddha statues. In the evenings relax onboard to the tranquil sounds of the river life while enjoying a selection of Asian and Western dishes before a relaxing sleep onboard. Make your way to Kuang Si waterfalls and an elephant camp before heading further along the river. This tour offers a variety of sights and sounds and is guaranteed not to let you down.

  1. MekongSun Cruise

  2. MekongSun Cruise Cabin

  3. MekongSun Cruise Bar

  4. MekongSun Cruise Living room

  5. MekongSun Cruise Restaurant

  6. Kuang Si Waterfall

Day 1


In the afternoon, you will embark on the Mekong Sun, a comfortable new Laotian cruise ship.(Check in is at 2:00 PM) This unique vessel is the first German-Laotian owned river ship with cabins on theupper Mekong. Settle into your accommodating cabin and unpack for a four-day cruise. Today yourspectacular cruise begins with the departure from Luang Prabang from where you will cruise north and visita Laotian village. In the village you can observe how the local liqueur Lao-Lao is being distilled traditionally.After a short walk through the jungle you will explore the famous Pak Ou-caves, with thousands of smallBuddha statues inside the caverns. The night is spent on a secluded river bank or sandbank. Enjoy thespacious decks, lounge on board and attend our welcome reception and dinner this evening. A selection of Asian and European food will be provided throughout the cruise. Overnight aboard the Mekong Sun.

Meals: B, L, D

Day 2


After a few hours of cruising down the river, you will stop and continue by bus to visit the famous Kuang Si-waterfalls, followed by a visit to an elephant camp, where you will be able to see elephants inaction. The ship will then head further south to the Mekong ferry crossing at Tha Deua, connecting Luang Prabang Province with the Sayaboury province. Overnight aboard the Mekong Sun.

Meals: B, L, D

Day 3


Further south you will discover some of the most remarkable, most impressive landscapes of thisstill-untamed river. The landscape becomes more and more spectacular: hills covered with tropicalvegetation, awe-inspiring rock formations along the river banks, and a fascinating array of fast currents andslower river parts. The power of the mighty Mekong will give your cruise the feeling of a real expedition.Enjoy the beautiful views and watch nature’s wonders along the shores before you head north again and stopat a sandbank for the night. This last evening on board will be celebrated with a farewell dinner. (Due tosudden drops in water level on some days, it may be necessary to make the afternoon excursion down southand upstream again – the wildest and possibly most exciting part of the Mekong – in a local Lao slow-boat before returning back to the Mekong Sun) Overnight aboard the Mekong Sun.

Meals: B, L

Day 4


After breakfast on board, enjoy the beautiful view and spot local fishermen onshore as you cruiseupstream from the ferry crossing at Tha Deua. In the afternoon you will return to Luang Prabang where youwill say goodbye to your Laotian crew. Check-out and disembark. End of service. Finish your The RV Mekong Sun Cruise

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Cruise includes:

  • Accommodation in twin shared rooms with private bathroom.
  • Full board (Starting from dinner on the first day and ending with Lunch on the last day). The breakfast will be served as buffet and the lunch and dinner will be served a la carte.
  • Sightseeing tours as indicated in the programme, inclusive of all entrance fees and tour guides.
  • All the above rates are  in EUR inclusive of 10 % government tax and 10 % service charges.
  • lBottled drinking water, tea and coffee.
  • Baggage handling.

Cruise excludes:

  • Airfares & airport taxes
  • International or domestic air tickets.
  • Departure tax in Luang Prabang, Chiang Saen and/or Jinghong.
  • Laotian, Thai and/or Chinese visa fee.
  • Any transfer costs from the pier or vv.
  • Any hotel accommodation.
  • Tips, beverages (except of bottled drinking water, tea and coffee) and any items for your personal needs.
  • All other meals not mentioned above.
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