Luang Prabang City Tours

Very popular Luang Prabang city tours in northern Laos

The best thing to do in Luang Prabang city tours or package tour is famous trip for the tourist many activity to do, Luang Prabang is UNESCO world heritage city site in 1995 ancient city, ancient temples, artist, rich culture and beautiful green nature set at Mekong River bank, Lao local food and shopping
It is the land for holiday, relax and destination for the tourist.

Day: 1 Luang Prabang city tours

Thing to do in Luang Prabang you can start early looking local people give alarm to the monks on the main street and continue to morning market
After you can visit Royal Palace Museum and famous Wat Xieng Thong temple and we will take you to the.
In the afternoon drive south 35 km to picnic lunch at the Kuang Si Waterfall this the main beautiful in Laos and with a refreshing dive in turquoise waters. We the day with a visit to the Asiatic Black Bear Rescue Center and Kuang Si Butterfly Park then back to your hotel
Night market this market the local people nearby here bring.

Day 2: Luang Prabang city tours Wat Wisunarat, Ban Phanom, Ban Xieng Lek , Ban Xang Khong and Ban Nong Say, and Mount Phousi (sunset)

We start to visit Wat Wisunarat is the oldest temple in Luang Prabang this stupa in temple look like water melon it was made in 1513 and the reign of King Wisunarat “Visoun”, in the afternoon Visit Ban Phanom one place they weaving, handicrafts, textiles sell and sliver shop, lunch time
Continue to Ban Xieng Lek, Ban Xang Khong and Ban Nong Say next together
This village is weaving, handicrafts, textiles paper from Sa Paper (from the bark of the Sa tree)
Start the day with a sunset to the top of Mount Phousi wich is located in the center of Luang Prabang.

Day 3: Luang Prabang boat trip up to Pak Ou caves, Ban Xang Hai

Take boat trip up stream to Pak Ou caves visit the Buddha caves thousands of Buddha images, where the local people respect and worship
It take about 2 hours by slow boat then lunch time at Pak Ou restaurant another side of the cave, this is Pak Ou village and the Nam Ou River
Here also elephant camp you can do elephant riding and elephant bathing, next
Ban Xang Hai where they made alcohol it’s called Lao whisky, they sell weaving, handicrafts, textiles and sliver shop. This village is just near the Mekong River bank.

Luang Prabang night market

The famous Luang Prabang night market where you want to shopping food, drink and clothes … locates at the center of Luang Prabang
Start from 4:30 pm to 10 pm, they close the main road (Sisavangvong road)
The Local tribe in Luang Prabang selling cloths blankets, handicrafts and textiles.

Luang Prabang night market

Luang Prabang night market

Luang Prabang night market

Laung Prabang night market

Luang Prabang night market

Laung Prabang night market

Luang Prabang night market

Laung Prabang night market

Luang Prabang night market

Food Market
Vegetarian dishes cost 10,000 kip for the meat you have to pay extra, meat, fish, chicken and Lao sausage (Sai Oua)
Eating on the table just opposite.

Luang Prabang Morning Market

Visiting Luang Prabang morning market an exciting local fresh food, Lao food, there a lots foods on the market, where the people looking their own food every morning.

Early morning start from 5 am -10 am Lao people call ຕະຫລາດທ່າເຮືອເມ, they close one road about 500 meters, some they sell food on ground, just take an easy, the market located in the center of Luang Prabang, it next to royal museum, Wat Mai and near the night Market.

So many fresh foods such as beef, chicken, Mekong fish, vegetables, snacks, desert and there are lovely local vendors.
Restaurant in Luang Prabang

Kuang Si Waterfall

The Kuang Si waterfall is famous popular in northern of Laos
Visiting the jungle was cool, there are many big tree at their
The water fall down from the top become the mist, in dry season the waters look blue color, the water fall down about 60 meters, they also a bridge to cross to another side, the best view point to take the photos at the bridge.
This water fall can visiting every season.

Kuang Si stream from the jungle through the mountain and the local village and in to Mekong River.

They charge fee for tourist 20,000 kip each and Lao people charge 10, 000 kip each
Free for toilet at the back

Swimming area

There are three falls for swimming area at noon
Made sure to bring swimming cloths to change

Picnic lunch

You can bring your own food or buy the food at the restaurant in fort of the en train fee, they have free table in side or you can bring mattress to seat in the floor


They protected Bleak bear in Laos
There are about 35 bleak bears in the zoo
They feed them every day at noon, they put the fruit with honey in the bamboo, then put in the rock like to in the jungle nature
Their also sell the bear shirt to support them.

Please bring
1. Camera (full battery)

Sunset slow boat in Luang Prabang

Just chill to take the sunset slow boat with diner on the Mekong River for an hour in Luang Prabang, ride up and down to see the Mekong view for the both side and Luang Prabang.
The boat has plenty of seat on-board
The boat departure 5 pm for the dock, Lao dancing (Fone Lam) show on the boat between your dinners as well, providing Lao menu on boat
The boat cost for 25 US$ each
Drinking providing on boat.

Buddha caves (Lao call Tham Ting ຖ້ຳຕິງ)

Take the boat trip up the river to visit the Buddha caves, the famous caves to visit the Luang Prabang, this only one of the Buddha next to the Mekong River, there are thousands of Buddha imaged, a place to respect and worship
More info

Accommodation in Luang Prabang

Luang Prabang is the most popular for tourist, where to eat and sleep in Luang Prabang
The hotel will be full in high season, even Laos’s festival and Laos New Year as well
Some hotel keep the French a colony.

1. Maison Dalabua

Tel +856 (0) 71 255 588 / Tel +856 (0) 20 5565 5013
Maison Dalabua is located in Luang Prabang
Oupalath Khamboua Road, Ban That Luang
Luang Prabang, Lao PDR

2. My Dream Boutique Resort and Hotel.

Ban Meung Nga Village, Meung Nga Street, Luang Prabang, Laos PDR.
Phone: +856 (0)71252853
Reservation: +856 (0)71252198

3. 3 Nagas Hotel

3 Nagas Luang Prabang – MGallery
Sakkaline Road, Vatnong Village
0600 Luang Prabang, Laos DPR
Tel: .+856 (71) 253 888
Fax: .+856 (71) 260 776
4. Villa Maydou Hotels

Ban meuna – PO BOX 749
Luang prabang | LAOS P.D.R
tel: (856) 071 254 601/ 02 / 03 / 04
fax: (856) 071 254 605
5. Apple GuestHouse Laos

Xatikhouman Road
01 / 05 Xiengmoun Village (P.O. BOX. 237)
Luangprabang Province, Laos
+856 71 25 24 36
+856 20 5996 2220

6. Phonepraseuth Guesthouse

Namkhan Old bridge Rd.
Ban Phanluang
Luangprabang Province, Laos
(+856 71) 212 446
+856 20 5433 6024

7. Thongbay Guesthouse Luang Prabang

Ban Vieng May, Vat Sakem
Luang Prabang – Lao PDR
Tel: (+856-71) 253 234
Fax: (+856-71) 260 764

Restaurant in Luang Prabang

1. Kim Satkat Korean Restaurant
Address: khang wat mauna/near the old bridge in Meuna village
Louangphrabang, Louangphabang, Laos
Phone 020 58 550 000
Hours 8 AM – 9 PM

2. Yuni Yupoun, Luang Prabang
Sisavangvong Road (115.27 mi)
Luang Prabang
020 57 773 636
Hours 11:00 AM – 11:00 PM

3. Popolo, Restaurant
201 Kounxoau Road, Ban Phonhuang (115.37 mi)
Luang Prabang 06000
020 98 996 858
Hours 11:00 AM – 11:00 PM

4. 525 Cocktails & Tapas
Address: Kingkitsarath Rd, Luang Prabang, Laos
Hours: Closes 11:30PM
Phone: +856 20 56 665 046

5. L’ Isola dei Nuraghi Riverview
Address: Luang Prabang, Laos
Hours: Closes soon: 10:30PM, Opens 11AM Sun
Phone: +856 20 28 040 686


  1. Stanislas

    Is it possible to book a cruise or a slow boat with your company; departing from luang prabang Wednesday 3 April arriving in huay xai on the 4 April or chiang mai on the 5 of April ?
    Please let me know

    1. admin (Post author)

      Yes you can book Mekong River Cruise from Luang Prabang to Huay Xai on 3 April and take the van to chiang mai on the 5 of April
      Many thanks

  2. Nicole Styles

    hey i would like to book a slow boat cruise from Luang Prabang on the 5th of Jan to huay Xai for two people.

    look forward to hearing back form you regards


    1. admin (Post author)

      Hi Nicole,
      Thank you for contacting Mekong Smile Cruise

      Yes you can reserve a 2-day slow boat cruise from Luang Prabang on 5th of Jan to huay Xai for two people.
      The cost without hotel $130 per person

      I am looking forward to hearing from you.
      Many thanks

  3. Jay

    Do you have a VIP bus leaving from Luang Prabang to Huay Xai? How much? how long? what are the departure times?

    1. admin (Post author)

      The first choice VIP sleeper bus and local bus leaving from Luang Prabang to Huay Xai departure northern bus terminal every day, they are two buses departure in the evening from Luang Prabang.
      1. VIP sleeper bus
      2. Local bus
      The have VIP sleeper bus leaving from Luang Prabang to Huay Xai departure northern bus terminal at 7pm, arrival in Huay Xai about 7 am, it’s takes about 10 -12 hours. On the way they dinner at Pak Mong 9:30am
      The cost for the bus 145, 000 kip
      The have Local bus leaving from Luang Prabang to Huay Xai departure northern bus terminal at 5pm, arrival in Huay Xai about 5am, it’s takes about 10 -12 hours. On the way they dinner at Pak Mong 7:30am
      The cost for the bus 120, 000 kip
      Contact: +856 71252729


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