Small-Group Bike Tour Via the Nam Xuang and Nam Khan Rivers from Luang Prabang

10 hr

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It is said that “Laos is the best on two wheels”, and this 9-hour biking tour offers you an opportunity to explore the real Laos rural life. You will hop on a bike and ride along the Mekong, Nam Xuang, and Nam Khan Rivers through jungle-covered mountains, rice fields and villages accompanied by an English-speaking guide. You can also have chance to interact with local people and learn more about their daily life.  This tour...
It is said that “Laos is the best on two wheels”, and this 9-hour biking tour offers you an opportunity to explore the real Laos rural life. You will hop on a bike and ride along the Mekong, Nam Xuang, and Nam Khan Rivers through jungle-covered mountains, rice fields and villages accompanied by an English-speaking guide. You can also have chance to interact with local people and learn more about their daily life.  This tour includes lunch and drinking water, along with hotel pickup and drop-off.
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Itinerary Details

Around 8am, you will be greeted and picked up by a local tour guide at your hotel. You are then transferred to a bike shop to pick a mountain bike for your tour.  The time in each destination of the tour can be flexible per your request, as long as it doesn’t affect the whole plan.  The total distance you will cycle is about 31 miles (50km) with mixed on- and off-road. The riding level is considered medium.

You start the biking adventure by riding out of town along the Mekong River. After crossing the old communist bridge, you stop by a traditional village, XiengLek, which is widely well-known for making mulberry paper and weaving. You leave the village and continue riding along the Nam Xuang River through villages and scenic countryside landscape. Don’t forget to take photos of this beautiful and peaceful scenery.

Then, you finish riding on-road to...
Around 8am, you will be greeted and picked up by a local tour guide at your hotel. You are then transferred to a bike shop to pick a mountain bike for your tour.  The time in each destination of the tour can be flexible per your request, as long as it doesn’t affect the whole plan.  The total distance you will cycle is about 31 miles (50km) with mixed on- and off-road. The riding level is considered medium.

You start the biking adventure by riding out of town along the Mekong River. After crossing the old communist bridge, you stop by a traditional village, XiengLek, which is widely well-known for making mulberry paper and weaving. You leave the village and continue riding along the Nam Xuang River through villages and scenic countryside landscape. Don’t forget to take photos of this beautiful and peaceful scenery.

Then, you finish riding on-road to start the next session of the off-road route. You will cycle up and down the hills into the countryside. You will cycle along beautiful vast rice fields and local villages such as Lao Leum, Hmong, and Khmu. You will have chance to talk with local people there, take photos with them and observe their daily activities.

Leaving these villages, you keep on riding along the Nam Khan River to the last destination of the tour, the beautiful WatPhonPhao, or the “Peacefulness Temple”. This Buddhist temple is located on a hill in the southeast of Luang Prabang and well-known for its huge golden stupa and an incredible view overlooking all of Luang Prabang.

After exploring the temple, you ride back to the bike shop and end the tour about 5pm.

Important Details

Included
  • Drinking water
  • Hotel pickup and drop-off at hotels in Luang Prabang city center. Other locations are subject to availability and will incur a supplemental surcharge
  • Safety equipment and life-jackets (child sizes available)
  • Lunch
  • All permissions and taxes
  • English-speaking guide
  • Quality mountain bikes
Not Included
  • Personal expenses
  • Gratuities
  • Additional drinks
Departure Point
Hotels in Luang Prabang city center
Please wait in the lobby of your hotel 15 minutes prior to the pickup time.
8:00 AM
Return Details
Returns to original departure point
Additional Info
  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
  • Not wheelchair accessible
  • Child rate applies only when sharing with 2 paying adults
  • A dress code is required to enter places of worship and selected museums. No shorts or sleeveless tops allowed. Knees and shoulders MUST be covered for both men and women. You may risk refused entry if you fail to comply with these dress requirements
  • A minimum of 2 people per booking is required. Single traveler must purchase 2 tickets
  • Passport name, number, expiry and country is required at time of booking for all participants
  • Please advise any specific dietary requirements at time of booking
Voucher Requirements

You can present either a paper or an electronic voucher for this activity.

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Cancellation Policy

For a full refund, cancel at least 48 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.