Luang Say Cruise is a journey through the remote Mekong Mountains between the old royal city of Luang Prabang, Laos and Thailand's northern border to Huay Xai - in a style fit for a king. Easily navigate through the currents and along virgin forests, the Luang Say boat is a 34-meter luxury barge, an elegant replica of the famous travel craft of these waters. The Luang Say cruise runs along picturesque landscapes, the sun-soaked. This cruise allows you to visit the hills beside the magical Tham Ting Cave, tribes and caves of thousands of Buddha statues.

Tour code:
Duration: 2 Days/1 Night
Date: Optional (Available all time)
Start/End: Luang Prabang/ Luang Prabang
Tour Routine: Luang Prabang – Pak Ou – Pakbeng – Houei Sai
Tour Type: Natural and Landscapes, History and Culture
Tour Categories: Laos River Cruise Packages
Tour Customize: Absolutely (Feel free to tell us your requirement in the inquiry form)
Guides: Local Guide (Available in English and also other languages if requested)
Transportation: Private first-class air-conditioned motor coach
Accommodation: Listed below or equivalent. Rooms with private bath or shower, hotel taxes, porterage, tips, and service charges

Brief Itinerary:

Day 1: Luang Prabang – Pak Ou – Pakbeng
Day 2: Pakbeng – Houei Sai

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Day 1: Luang Prabang – Pak Ou – Pakbeng (L, D)

Your Luang Prabang Cruise starts at 7:30, the boat Luang Say leaves the quay of Luang Prabang to go to the Mekong river to reach Pakbeng. A continental breakfast will be served with the boat sailing to the village of Pak Ou. At the mouth of the Nam Ou River, you can visit Tam Ting cave and the Thousand Buddha Caves.


You have lunch on board (buffet), you can choose to visit a village where you can observe the traditional processes of whiskey production. You reach Pak Beng at sunset and take possession of your room at Luang Say Lodge.


Dinner on the terrace while overlooking the Mekong River

Day 2: Pakbeng – Houei Sai (B)

Breakfast at Luang Say Lodge

At 7.00 am, you will embark on the boat for the second day of the Luang Prabang cruise. On the way, you will make a stop to observe the rural life along the Mekong River and meet the inhabitants living in the villages.

Mekong river, Laos Trips

Lunch buffet on board, you will continue your way to Houeisay, where you will arrive before 17:00 (you can arrive in Chiang Rai the same day).

What’s Included?

  • Private, air-conditioned means of transportation
  • Accommodation upon your requests
  • English speaking guides (Other languages upon requests)
  • Admission fees to the sites mentioned in the itinerary
  • Meals: as mentioned in the itinerary
  • Tax and service charge
  • Baggage handling
  • Drinking water

What’s Excluded?

  • Travel insurance and/or medical insurance
  • Peak season or special events surcharge
  • Tips, drinks, and other personal expenses
  • Beverages and other meals do not indicate in the program