Full day Grottes Pak Ou and Xang Hai village tour including lunch

Tours & Sightseeing in Laos

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Ban Xang Hai, also known as “the Whiskey Village” is usually included on boat trips to Pak Ou Caves. Here you can see the process of making lao-Lao, the country’s beloved rice whiskey second only to BeerLao in popularity. The village is very touristy but you might enjoy it as a short stop that’s part of a bigger trip
ItineraryThis is a typical itinerary for this productStop At: Tham Ting, Ban Pak-Ou, Luang Prabang ProvinceOne of the most respected holy sites in Lao; Pak Ou Caves have a history dating back thousands of years. Packed with over 4,000 Buddha icons, the caves, a shrine to the river spirit and Lord Buddha, are set in a dramatic limestone cliff at the point where the Mekong joins the Nam Ou River. There are two caves to visit, the lower cave called Tham Ting and the upper cave Tham Theung, both boasting miniature Buddhist figures that are mostly made from wood08:30 Depart from hotel for boat pier09:00 Mekong River boat cruise10:00 Pak Ou Caves by boat10:30 Transfer for Xang Hai Village by boat11:00 Visit Ban Xang Hai Village (the Whiskey Village)12:00 Transfer for Luan Prabang by coach13:00 Lunch14:30 Tour ends at hotelDuration: 8 hours

What’s included

  • Lunch
  • Professional guide
  • Hotel pickup and drop-off
  • Bottled water
  • Entry/Admission - Tham Ting

What’s not included

  • Food and drinks, unless specified
  • Gratuities
  • Personal expenses
  • Other services not mentioned above.