The charming town of Luang Prabang is just a few minutes away by tuk-tuk.
Seemingly forgotten by the rest of the fast-moving world, the town is rich in culture and atmosphere. Visit local stores, temples and pagodas, or pick up mementos at the popular night market.
Meet with expert chefs on the outdoor terrace as they share the secret techniques used to prepare Laotian food.
Follow along step-by-step until you have a whole three-course meal to add to your repertoire. Round-off this unique experience by sampling your dishes in the restaurant.
Pak Ou Caves
Travel on Phou Vao's traditional boat on a full- or half-day excursion to the famous "Buddha caves".
Guests on the full-day tour will also visit three villages; Ban Chan which is famous for its pottery, Ban Xang Khong well regarded for weaving, and Xang Hai which produces the famous lao lao whisky.
There are a number of unique villages to explore in Laos. Visit Ban Xang Hai, famous for its wine distillery and popular Lao-Lao whiskey.
Alternatively head to Ban Phanom, known as the village of weavers. Learn about the complete cycle of silk production before browsing the shops to find clothing, handicrafts and mementos.
Traditional Baci Ceremony
A Baci ceremony is one of the oldest Lao traditions, often used to celebrate special events.
A senior village shaman will perform this special ceremony for family and friends. He will bestow blessings to strengthen community bonds and leave you feeling renewed.