Bolaven Highlights Home-Stay Experience Trek - 2 Days

Bolaven Highlights Home-Stay Experience Trek - 2 Days
Tour Itinerary

Relax in the cooler climate of the Bolaven Plateau! This two-day tour will take you to visit several waterfalls before spending the night in an authentic village homestay. The next day we visit more ethnic groups and waterfalls before returning to Pakse. Explore the Bolaven Plateau and discover amazing waterfalls.Spend the night in an authentic village homestay of an ethnic minority.Learn about the different ethnic groups of Laos and how each one has a unique history and culture

Day 1: Bolaven’s nature and lifestyle immersion ( L, D )

We leave Pakse and start driving up to the Bolaven Plateau. At the start of the plateau, we will stop at a small village, famous for knife making and blacksmithing. We spend some time here to see how knives are made by hand using traditional techniques before continuing to visit some coffee and tea plantations. Here we learn how tea and coffee are grown and processed as well as learning about their importance as a cash crops. We then make our way to the stunning Tad Fan Waterfall. Here we take some time to explore the local area before we take a short hike to Tad Yeung Waterfall. We will have lunch at the waterfall and spend some time relaxing or swimming. 

In the afternoon after we head to the fascinating Paksong Market, a great place to look around and discover an important part of local life! After some time at the market, we head to an ethnic Mon Khmer village. These people originally came from what is now Cambodia and have a completely different culture and language to the majority of Lao people. We will spend the night in this village to learn about their culture by immersing ourselves in village life.

Approximately 3 hours. 5-hour sightseeing 

Day 2: Ethnic groups and waterfalls discovery ( B, L )

After breakfast with our host family, we visit some other villages to learn about their culture and how it differs from Mon Khmer and low-land Lao. We then travel to a waterfall where we will start our trek. Along the hike, we will pass another waterfall before arriving at a Ngae ethnic village where we can learn about the different lifestyles and cultures of this group. After enjoying lunch at a local restaurant, we continue to our final waterfall. From here we will return to Pakse in the late afternoon.

Approximately 3.5 hours  1.5 hours trekking. 3.5 hours sightseeing

 

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Tour price: Contact Us

Group size: 2 to 25 pax

Departure date based on your inquiry

Tour Cost Includes:

  • Meals in tours: 02 Lunch, 01 Breakfast, 01 Dinner
  • Lunch in Midway restaurant/City Restaurant or Pack Lunch
  • Boat trip, local ferry in tour
  • Back up AC vehicle for the complete tour ( Bus, + Truck for the group )
  • English speaking Local Guide - Cum trekking guide
  • Fresh Fruits/Snacks (Only trekking part)
  • Unlimited filter water during trekking (Only trekking part)
  • Entrance fees and permissions
  • Driver Allowance
  • Toll and Parking charges
  • 10% Government Taxe

Tour Cost Excludes:

  • International flight tickets, visa
  • Other personal expenses
  • Accommodation in Pakse
  • Tips and Gratitude
  • Travel insurance
  • Any Hard and Soft Drinks with meals
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