2 Days Biking Luang Namtha-Vieng Phoukha the Town of Caves

Trip Overview

Visit the different of ethnic minority groups along the Road R 3 A such as: Lanten, Khmu, Tai Dam, riding through the Nam Ha National Protect Area, explore hidden of Kao Rao cave, visit Vieng Phoukha town and the final participate community based tourism activities in Ban Nam Ha as: bamboo basket making or bamboo toy making.

  • Tour ID: NT-BK-04.
  • Start-Finish: Luang Namtha town.
  • Duration: 2 days / 1 night.
  • Departure: 9:00 AM daily.
  • Difficulty: Easy-Moderate level, but short biking up and down of hillocks or off road.

Itinerary

Day 1: Luang Namtha-Vieng Phoukha (70 Km).
Start at 9:00 AM in the office, visit small villages along the Road R 3 A (Tai Dam, Lanten, Khmu), biking up the mountain through the Nam Ha National Protected Area. Lunch will be provided on the way, stay overnight at the Khmu family in Vieng Phoukha town. While waiting for dinner you can bike around the town, learn about the people, their way of life and their traditions etc…

Day 2: Vieng Phoukha-Luang Namtha (60 Km).
After breakfast in the home stay, sort walk visit the Vat Ma Ha Phot, next riding to visit Kao Rao Cave (the longest and biggest cave in the north of Laos). You will have a lunch break on the road before continuing to Luang Namtha town.

Tour Info

  • Season: All year around.
  • Distance approx.: 5-6 hours per day.
  • Road condition: Paved roads.
  • Activities: Biking, visit ethnic minority groups, caves.
  • Bicycles: Mountain bike “Trek 4300 or 4400”.
  • Transport: Tuk Tuk (local transport) with the tour.
  • Accommodation: Khmu family house (Home stay).
  • Meals: Breakfast, lunch and dinner.
  • Maximum: To be determined.

What to bring: Shoes for biking, mosquito repellent, sunscreen change of clothes, flashlight, raincoat (in the rainy season), your own medicine and money to buy handicraft.

Others: Please let us know in advance if you are vegetarian; please be at our office at 8:30 am, you are welcome to contact us beforehand if you have any questions!

Pricing

Tourists Price/Person
2 190 USD
3 144 USD
4 130 USD
5 117 USD
6 112 USD
7 104 USD
8 98 USD

Price includes:

  • An experienced government certified, English speaking tour guide.
  • Tuk Tuk (local transport) with the tour.
  • Mountain bike “Trek 4300 or 4400”.
  • Accommodation: Khmu family house (Home stay).
  • Meals-Lunch x 2, Dinner x 1, Breakfast x1.
  • Drinking water during the trip.
  • Tour permit and Provincial tax on net income.

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