People don't visit northern Laos for the towns and cities; it's all about endless mountainous scenery carpeted in luminous jungle, the colourful hill-tribe communities that have barely been touched by the outside world, and the fantastic kayaking, cycling and the trekking that's on offer. It's made for adventurous couples and outdoorsy teenagers that are looking for true wilderness.
Northern Laos, Laos
Perched on the banks of the scenic Nam Ou River in the hills of Nong Khiaw, Mandala Ou is a simple but stylish little property with spectacular views, sitting about two hours north of Luang Prabang. Mandala Ou is a great base for trekking in the region.
Nong Kiau Riverside
Nong Khiaw, Northern Laos, Laos
Nong Kiau Riverside Resort is located on the banks of the scenic Nam Ou River in the northern town of Nong Khiaw. This is a really great place to stopover en route from northern Laos to Luang Prabang or vice versa, or even spend a few nights here!
Nam Kat Yorla Paa
Northern Laos, Laos
Ideal for outdoor adventure amid the beauty and tranquillity of northern Laos, the Nam Kat Yorla Pa eco-resort on the banks of the Nam Kat River offers a range of active pursuits, stylish pool villas, local cuisine, attentive service, and a soothing spa.
Luang Prabang, Nong Khiaw, Vientiane & Champasak
A fully immersive trip taking in the highlights of Laos, from the charming town of Luang Prabang, to the spectacular scenery of Nong Khiaw. You will head off the beaten track in the south taking you away from the mainstream tourist spots, exploring the dramatic Bolaven Plateau and picturesque 4,000 Islands known as Siphandon. You will get to...
GBP £3,500 pp
Vientiane, Muang La, Nong Khiaw & Luang Prabang
From the capital city of Vientiane to the hill tribes of Muang La, from the sparkling temples of Luang Prabang to the soaring mountain scenery of Nong Khiaw, this itinerary really showcases Laos' fairy-tale landscapes, exotic temples and colonial history while giving you a unique insight into one of Asia’s least travelled countries.
GBP £5,200 pp