Luang Prabang 3 – 4 Day Tree Top Explorer

 

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Our special tour for those of you seeking real adventure as you will enjoy great section of Trekking, Cycling, Zip-line, Abseiling, Canopy walk, Via Ferrata across the stream and forest which will give you great opportunity to gain a true insigned of the wildlife, enjoy with the waterfall and experience the natural of Nam Kat Protected Area. It is designed for moderately active people who love getting into the great outdoor.

 

Day 1: Luang Prabang – Pak Mong – Oudomxay – Nam Kat protected area (NPA)

 

Depart from Luang Prabang at 8 :30am and head north to Oudomxai with a stop at Pak Mong for lunch at a local restaurant, after lunch we continue drive until arriving at Oudomxay around 4pm, we then continue by truck  around 4 km to Ban Fan Village (Khmu minority people) where we stay overnight with family and also have dinner with them (homestay).

 

Day 2: NPA – Cycling – Hiking – Via Ferrata – Abseiling – Stay at tree house

 

After breakfast and say good bye to villagers, we start cycling on off-road round 2 hours, along the way we passes through rice field and some spectacular scenery before approaching hiking starting point, the trail through dense forest and crossing small stream about 20 minutes to Houy Soum waterfall (Lao style local picnic lunch is provide here). After enjoying our lunch and relaxing. The real adventure starts at the bottom of the waterfall with “Via Ferrata” up to the top where we can enjoy with the great view, we then following by refreshing cool water with Canyoning  down (About 87 meters high). This is very an amazing and unforgettable experience before zip-lining to tree house, where we stay overnight.

 

Day 3: Hiking – Cycling – Canopy Walk – Abseiling – Zip-line – Camping

 

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It is a day of more challenges! After breakfast, we followed by some trekking up to the point where we start cycling, the road cruise along the way passes spectacular scenery and then through dense forest around 2 hours until reaching to Nam Kat waterfall and walk towards the waterfall by “Flying bridges” to visit the great views before arriving the first cable, be ready for extended flight through the jungle with the longest about 460 m, as a real highlight. Its felt infinity, the proximity to the usually invisible upper stratum of the forest is an amazing and unforgettable experience. After that, we hike to the peak of the mountain (Pha Daeng Mountain). During this walk you will hear some nice sounds of birds and other wildlife. The camp will be set up on top of the mountain where is the perfect spot for a splendid sunset view.

 

Day 4: Trekking – Resort – Oudomxay – Nong Khiaw, Luangprabang or Luangnamtha

 

 

Following breakfast, the trekking will continue downwards, on the way which sometime steep and slop lead us high up a little bit, the trail then will be more challenge, giving us a chance to hear or event see wildlife. The local guide will point out signs of wildlife tracks including wild chicken, cat civet, squirrels and boars which are always present in the area. The trail take us through dense jungle before the descent down from the mountains to Nam Kat stream and refreshing cool water by taking a bath and shower before lunch. after lunch and relaxing we transfer to Oudomxay bus station for transport to Luangprabang.

 

Option: drop off at Luangnamtha can be arranged.