Day 1: Arrival and meeting in Luang Prabang ( D )
Start with a meeting with our specialists and a short sunset ride along the town. During our dinner we talk about the trip and answer all questions. Dinner at a wonderful spot along the Mekong river…
Stay overnight in a comfortable guesthouse
Day 2: Biking tour to Kuang Si Waterfall 60 km ( B , D)
Overnight in a comfortable guesthouseDay 3: Boat ride on the Mekong River to Pak Beng ( B , D )
Today we experience a relaxed boat ride on the Mekong River along scenic landscape to Pakbeng. A great way to see how life is going on in Laos. Take the time to see little villages and a wonderful river landscape along the way. Overnight in guesthouse .Day 4: Pak Beng – Muang Beng 88 km ( B , D )
Probably on one of the best roads of Laos, you start in the narrow valley of the Beng River in northern direction. Following the small river we pass little villages and nice landscapes as well as great views into the nearby mountain world.
Soon, the landscape is getting open and you will have fine views over rice fields and surrounding mountains. The road is very quiet and just a few cars will pass us during this biking day.
Take your time in villages and local markets to see to daily life in the country side. Overnight in basic guesthouse .
Day 5: Muang Beng –Oudomxai 50 km ( B , D )
On the first part of this stage, you cycle smoothly through wide valleys with great views. After an easy climb of 3 kilometres, you will have a long descent to the valley of Oudomxai. In the afternoon you can cycle to some hill tribe village around the valley of Oudomxai.Overnight in hotel .
Day 6: Oudomxai – Nong Khiaw 110 km ( B , D )
After leaving the town, a long but never steep climb will bring you step wise high into the mountains, where H’mong villages are dominating the valleys. Enjoy the great views and the daily life in the H’mong villages who are based in high altitude in this region. After Song Cha, a long descent will bring you to Pak Mong, which is a good place for a lunch break. From Pak Mong, you cycle over a small tar road into the scenic lime stone mountains which are unique in the area around Nong Khiaw. We stay overnight in a guesthouse with fine views over the mountains and the Nam Ou River.
Day 7: Nong Khiaw – boat trip Huai Kan – Luang Prabang 66 km ( B )
The day starts with a relaxed 2-3 hours boat ride on the Nam Ou River. Going down stream with fine views over the lime stone mountains, you will ride your bike again from Huai Kan onwards. Following the slightly going up and down road 13, you will cycle to you final destination Luang Prabang. Overnight in a comfortable guest house
Day 8: End of program ( B )
And optional activities which can be arranged through our office in Luang Phabang town. City biking, Elephant Camp, Trekking, Waterfall visits, Kayaking…
Tour Package Includes
– Accommodation based on twin sharing occupancy at hotel, guesthouse and Home stay.etc…
– Meals as indicated in program,B=Breakfast , L=Lunches ,D=Dinner
– Professional English speaking guide (other languages upon requests)
– A/C transfers and transportation.
– Boat trip mention in itinerary
– Pump, bike tools, spares tubes, Spare bike , Mountain Bicycle ( Trek bike )
– Cold water box, small fresh towel , bike helmet
– All entrance fees for sightseeing as indicated in the program
– Service charges, rooms tax and handling fees
Tour Package Excludes
– Visa stamping fee
– Travel assurance
– Mineral water beyond that supplied
– Alcoholic beverages and soft drinks
– Additional transport required due to any emergency situation
– Tips and gratuites
– Personal expenses and other services which are not mentioned in the program.
– International air tickets and airport departure taxes
– Meals and drinks not mentioned in the program
– Optional excursions
Special offers :
– Mineral water drinking.
– Seasonal fruits.
– Fresh tissue and some fruits while touring !
What to bring :
Sun Block , Wide brim hat, Camera + Film, Comfortable shoes, Rain Gear , Warm clothes in winter, Original Passport, Bike Helmet ( compulsory ), Small backpack , Shoes and shorts for cycling ,Sunglasses , Gloves , Professional Pedal ,Insect repellent ,Wide brim hat ,Bike water bottle (if you don’t want to use Indochina Bike Tours’bottle)
Glide down hills, through villages and fields to experience the north’s wilderness.
Tour can be modified,hotels changed to suit your tastes and budget
Minor program changes are sometime necessary, depending on road conditions and weather.
This itinerary allows for seven field days on the cycling section. You will be able to decide for yourself at any time during each of these days how far you want to cycle. Average daily cycling distances are approximately 40 -100 km. These distances may vary according to weather, road conditions and group fitness and preferences. This is a sightseeing cycle tour, not a marathon or time trial