Kunming to Luang Prabang


9 Days from 1745.00 (Intrepid Program)

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Discover hidden China and Laos on this adventure beyond the tourist trail. Head off from the Yunnan region and the surreal landscape of southern China. Pass through tropical Laos and explore the remote Nam Ha protected area before arriving in historic Luang Prabang. This trip from Kunming to Luang Prabang is an incredible introduction to the region.

Day 1, Kunming

Arrive in Kunming, 'the city of eternal spring'. Perhaps explore the ancient Yuantong temple, wander the quiet streets or visit a tea house and mingle with the locals.

Day 2, Shilinzhen

Pay a visit to Shilin, known as China's 'StoneForest', and discover an intriguing maze of towering limestone pillars.

Days 3-4, Xishuangbanna

Overland through some of China's most remote villages, experience vast, dramatic landscapes and meet colorful locals.

Days 5-7, Luang Nam Tha

Travel to Laos and make tracks to Luang Nam Tha on the banks of NamThaRiver. While here, why not enjoy some optional outdoor pursuits including kayaking, rafting and trekking

Days 8-9, Luang Prabang

Absorb the air of quiet romance in Luang Prabang. This delightful city has plenty of well-preserved wats (temples) that are worth visiting, and climbing to the top of Phu Si at sunset is also well worth the effort.

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