• Thailand & Southern Laos Mekong Magic slider 1
    Day 4: Explore Ayuthaya, Thailand's second capital
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    Day 13: The Pak Ou Caves cruise
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    Days 12-14:Explore magical Luang Prabang

From £2,978 pp incl. UK flights


East Thailand and Laos are great holiday companions, offering any visitor the chance to step off the mainstream tourist trail and travel at a tangent to reveal a more traditional way of life and a culture built around a strong individual identity, indigenous cuisine and historic skills.

As soon as you leave Bangkok feel the pace of life just fall away as you broadly follow the mighty Mekong through eastern Thailand and across into Southern Laos up to magical Luang Prabang.

Perfect for anyone looking for simple holiday pleasures, exploring some of the most unspoilt and beautiful parts of South East Asia.

Day 1: Depart on your overnight flight to Bangkok.

Day 2: Met by private guide and transferred to your choice hotel for 2 nights. Rest of day free

Day 3: Private guided City Highlights tour. Alternatives can be offered

Day 4: Drive to Ayutthaya, ancient capital. Private tour. Overnight train to Ubon Ratchathani in east

Day 5: Check into beautiful Tohsang Khong Jiam Resort (3 nights) - stunning view over Mekong River

Day 6: Hike through Pha Taem National Park to see prehistoric cave paintings & enjoy Mekong boat ride

Day 7: Up early for monks' alms procession and visit the village school, market and animism shrine.

Day 8: Cross into Laos and visit Wat Phu Temple on way to idyllic River Resort for 1 night.

Day 9: Drive south with guide, visit Phou Asa. Boat to Don Khong Island for 2 nights

Day 10: Boat tour to beautiful 4,000 Islands, Khone Phapheng & Li Phi waterfalls & dolphin spotting

Day 11: Tour of Bolaven Plateau & Tad Fane Waterfall. 1 night Tad Fane Resort

Day 12: Fly to Luang Prabang for 2 nights in your choice of hotel

Day 13: Private guided Walking City Tour with Pak Ou Caves cruise

Day 14: Private transfer to airport in time for overnight flight home

Day 15: Arrive home.

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Guideline Price

Each price is a guideline for a private (non group) holiday including flights from the UK.

Please view each suggested itinerary as the starting point from which we can create a holiday around your interests, that travels at your pace and hits your budget.

When quoting we'll offer a range of options to learn what you like and dislike and develop the holiday from here.

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