PHOU KHAO KHOUAY EXPERIENCE
1 or 2 days Trek and Long Tail Boat All Season
The National Protected Area of Phou Khao Khouay is the nearest National Park to Vientiane.Besides some great scenery and beautiful waterfalls,Tha NPA offers trails through dry evergreen and mixed deciduous forests, numerous waterfalls and river. Tropical butterflies and Orchit line the way through forests that are home to rate large mammals such as Sun Bear, Tiger and Elephants. The friendly Village of Ban Hatkhai is good place to Learn more about the genuine lifestyle of the Lao Loum people.
Day 1 : Vientiane- Ban Hatkhai
We will be transferred from Vientiane to Ban Hatkhai, where a long trail Boat takes us up stream on the Nam Mang, before continuing along one of its tributaries, Houay Xai. A 2 hours trek passes through an evergreen canopy as we gain height. A picnic lunch is served on the way.
Day 2 : Ban Hatkhai-Tad Leuk-Vientiane
After an early breakfast, we will be transferred to the Tad Leuke Waterfall. The Tad Leuk is a local tourist attraction amidst the mixed deciduous forest. A permanent exhibit at the visitors'Center gives some good information on the flora and fauna of the national park. The Tad Leuk Nature Trail points out some interesting botanic details. we will have lunch at Tad Leuk
In the afternoon the trek follows a path along the Nam Leuk to the Tad Sang (Elephant Waterfall) waterfall, another idyllic place for bathing and relaxation. Along the way, a large number of Orchids can bee seen, especially it wet season. From here, we return to Vientiane.
- Depart from Phanthavong office
- Arrival at Phanthavong office
- Start time 8:00am
- End at 5:30pm
- Duration 1 or 2 days
- Departure date Daily
- Activities Trekking, long-tail Boat cruse
- streaking Grade 2-3
- Accommodation Home stay for 2 days tour
- Transport Songthaew
- Meals 01 lunch for 1day tour/lunch day 1 to lunch day 2 for 2 days tour
- what to bring Hat, Sun screen, clothes to get wet, Firm but light shoes to get wet, mosquito repellent, change of clothes for the evening,strong for bathing
-what is included English Speaking Guide,dry bag ,water , meal ,Accommodation,and transport as mentioned above
1 day Phou khao khouay
81$/Private surcharge per group
Maximum group size 8pax