Trekking In  Luang Namtha - Vieng Phoukha - 4 Days

Trekking In Luang Namtha - Vieng Phoukha - 4 Days
Tour Itinerary

This four days Luang Namtha ( Vieng Phoukha ) forest tribe trek will provide you with an opportunity to experience South Lao tribal culture and lifestyle. You will spend three nights with minority groups in their villages doing a homestay with a local family. This Lao jungle trek is a moderate trek in the secondary forest and primary forest inside the Namha National Protected Area where you will enjoy big old trees, and many varieties of plants and you will have a chance to see some wildlife. You will also see stunning mountain views, swim in the tranquil Namha river, and enjoy local foods.

DAY 1: LUANG NAMTHA – VIENG PHOUKHA (L,D)

Arrive at Luang Namtha on a flight or pick up at your hotel. Upon arrival, our team will pick up and transfer to a local restaurant for lunch. After lunch, we’re transferred to Vieng Phoukha ( take 1 hour ). Take a small boat trip for 2 hours to visit a couple of villages. Overnight in Vieng Phoukha.

Transfer: 60 min

Boating: 2hrs

Meals: Lunch, Dinner

Accommodation: Homestay

DAY 2: VIENG PHOUKHA – BAN NAM O – TREKKING (B,L,D)

After breakfast, we start trekking to Ban Nam O. The first day’s trek leads you across the flat rice field of the Nong Kham people and then up to the mountain through the young forest. Here you will be able to see a great view of Vieng Phoukha, where you started. Then you will walk down and through the primary forest and see many types of NTPs (Non Timber Forest Products). After lunch, you will head for a nearby mountain. The way will take about three hours; along the way, you will be shown many animal trails through the forest. At the top of the mountain is the Akha tribal, where you will overnight.

Hiking/Trekking: 5-6 hours

Meals: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

Accommodation: Homestay

DAY 3: BAN NAM O – BAN THONGLATH – TREKKING (B, L, D)

After waking and enjoying the traditional Akha breakfast, we start walking to the Khmu Village pass the old forest. You will encounter several massive old trees, many types of bamboo, and a good thick forest. If you are stealthy you may see some wild animals such as monkeys, wild goats, wild pigs, etc. Later, you will have a traditional lunch with the guides and then continue to Khmu village where you will overnight.

Hiking/Trekking: 5-6 hours

Meals: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

Accommodation: Homestay

DAY 4: BAN THONGLATH – VIENG PHOUKHA – LUANG NAMTHA (B,L)

Before breakfast, we take a walk around the village to see the Khmu people preparing to work in the fields. In the morning there is sometimes a sea of fog hanging over the landscape, amongst which the villagers will be feeding their animals.

Around 8 am, you will have a good two-hour hike down the mountain to the picking up point. On the way, you will encounter the Prasat Cave and then you will continue the trek until you arrive at a place where a van is waiting and transfer you back to Vieng Phoukha. Enjoy a light lunch before being transferred to Luang Namtha for your flight departure. End The Tour.

Transfer: 90 min

Hiking/Trekking: 2-3 hours

Meals: Breakfast, Lunch

 

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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 :L =  Lunch , D =  dinner , B= breakfast
  • Lunch in Midway restaurant/City Restaurant or Pack Lunch
  • Accommodation in tour - 3 nights
  • 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:

  • All flight tickets, visa
  • Other personal expenses
  • Accommodation not on tour
  • Tips and Gratitude
  • Travel insurance
  • Any Hard and Soft Drinks with meals
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