Almsgiving Ceremony & Morning Market in Luang Prabang with a Local Guide

2 hr, 30 min

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In the early cool of the morning, walk downtown through quiet streets to watch the daily procession of young monks walk silently by, collecting sticky rice and other foods in their bronze bowls.
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Stop At: Alms Giving Ceremony, Th Sisavangvong (main road to town), Luang Prabang 0600 Laos

Wake up early to experience a traditional almsgiving ceremony. A longstanding ritual of Buddhist tradition, witness as hundreds of young monks walk in a daily procession to collect food in their bronze bowls. It’s both a form of merit making for the Laotian people and demonstrates humility by the monks.

Duration: 1 hour

Important Details

Included
  • Sightseeing fees and permits during guided time
  • Entry/Admission - Alms Giving Ceremony
  • English speaking guide
  • Tours and transfers as mentioned by air-conditioned vehicle
  • Service charge and current government VAT tax
Not Included
  • Tips and gratuities
  • Services and Meals and Drinks other not mentioned in itinerary
  • Travel Insurance (Compulsory)
Departure Point
Traveler pickup is offered

5:45 AM
Additional Info
  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
  • Not wheelchair accessible
  • Black out date: 13-17th Apr (National Lao New Year)
  • Dress code is smart casual
  • The duration of transfers are approximate, the exact duration will depend on the time of day and traffic conditions
  • Service animals allowed
  • Near public transportation
  • Infants must sit on laps
  • Most travelers can participate
  • This is a private tour/activity. Only your group will participate
Voucher Requirements

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Cancellation Policy

If you cancel at least 7 day(s) in advance of the scheduled departure, there is no cancellation fee.If you cancel between 3 and 6 day(s) in advance of the scheduled departure, there is a 50 percent cancellation fee.If you cancel within 2 day(s) of the scheduled departure, there is a 100 percent cancellation fee.