Breakfast is at your hotel. After breakfast, we enjoy a short-guided tour seeing the city’s oldest temple of Wat Sene and the magnificent Royal palace now transformed into the National Museum (closed on Tuesday). Our stroll will also lead us at Wat Mai and the Heritage House. Lunch is served in a local restaurant. We continue our excursion toward Kuangsi Waterfall, en route, we visit local villages of Lao ethnic minority groups at Ban Ouay, Hmong Village, Ban Ou, Laoloum Village and Ban Thapene, Khmu Village, then drive to the beautiful Khouangsi Waterfall where you can splash around in the turquoise pools or walk along the forest trails. The Kuangsi Waterfall setting really illustrates paradise. We return to Luang Prabang by late afternoon and continue to Ban Xangkhong, a village well known for silk handweaving and for traditional Saa Paper making. Once back in town, visit of the Traditional Arts & Ethnology Center to increase your skills on ethnic groups in Laos. Dinner will be served at Roots & Leaves restaurant, settled into a yard with a beautiful flowered pond, while watching traditional performances.
Meal: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Tour guide: English speaking guide