Phieng Ngam Homestay “Tai Deang Village”

Trip Overview

Experience Tai Deang home stay, to see & learning Laos Whisky making, black smith, bamboo basket. Participate traditional Baci-ceremony, practice community based tourism activities with local people such as: step of natural dyeing, traditional weaving & daily activities of the family.

  • Tour ID: LT-HS-07.
  • Start-Finish: Luang Namtha town.
  • Duration: 1 night & half day.
  • Departure: 3:30 pm.
  • Difficulty: Easy, suitable for families.

Itinerary

Start at 3:30 PM from our office by Tuk Tuk or bicycle (depending on your preference) to Ban Khon visit old temple of Luang Namtha town, next direct to visit Tai Deang Village “Ban Pieng Ngam” the villages of home stay & also are famous for their many different handicrafts, walk around the village to see & learn Laos Whisky making, traditional weaving, black smith, bamboo basket making, before dinner participate a traditional Baci-ceremony, overnight in Tai Deang house style.

In the morning walk around in the village, after breakfast practice community based tourism activities with local people such as: step of natural dyeing & practical weaving, after lunch visit Tai Dam Village “Ban Nam Ngaen” the village who process of making the famous Lao rice whiskey, visit Phoum Pouk stupa, Luang Namtha stupa & back to Luang Namtha town.

Pricing

Tourists Price/Person
2 131 USD
3 104 USD
4 91 USD
5 88 USD
6 85 USD
7 81 USD
8 77 USD

Prices include:

  • Leader guide “English speaking tour guide” & Local guide “who knowledge tradition, culture, nature & forest”.
  • Covered transport “Local Tuk Tuk” or Mountain bike “Trek 4300 or 4400 mountain bike”.
  • Accommodation “Home stay” stay with family.
  • Local meals depend on season.
  • Home stay owner service charge.
  • Drinking water during the trip.
  • Cultural performance, Tai Deang traditional Baci-ceremony.
  • Learn how to making bamboo basket, participate in the day-to-day work of the family & community based tourism activities with local people such as: step of natural dyeing, traditional weaving.
  • Trekking permit & provincial tax on net income.

Info

  • Tour ID: LT-HS-07.
  • Start-Finish: Luang Namtha town.
  • Duration: 1 night & half day.
  • Departure: 3:30 pm.
  • Difficulty: Easy, suitable for families.

Bring a small backpack which should contain following items:

  • Shoes; a good pair of running shoes are perfect, or even better are the lightweight trekking boots.
  • 2 T-shirts (cotton), one short or long pant.
  • 2 pair of socks. Sandals, flip-flop (for the evening in village).
  • Towel (or sarong), swimming suits, toilet and personal effects.
  • Personal prescription drugs, contact lenses, glasses.
  • Sun-cream (waterproof), hat, sunglasses. Mosquito repellent.
  • 1 long sleeves sweater and pants, or jogging suits.
  • Small flashlight, camera and films.

Note: Home stay itinerary is a basic guideline only and subject to change. All homestay are supervised by Luang Namtha Provincial of Information, Culture & Tourism Department (PICTD), Laos Community Based Tourism (Laos-CBT) & Phou Iu Travel & Eco-tours which means all areas are frequented by tourists.

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