Laos is a land of golden temples, majestic mountains and magnificent scenery. Why not take a cooking class to try your hand at Lao cuisine, or perhaps learn the art of traditional silk dying. Visit a bear sanctuary, ride high on an elephant or take a kayaking tour up the Mekong River. Caving, biking and trekking through this relatively untouched country will give you a glimpse of a disappearing traditional Asia.
"Hi all, I plan to do the Halong Bay Junk Cruise right before this trip starts, around October 19. Is anyone else interested? I am hoping to book with someone else as we'd each save $100. Let me know. - Alissa :)"
commented 19 Sep
"I am hoping some wonderful, funloving, fit and youthful people will join us on our trip Bangkok, Laos and Cambodia. It will be great to see Ankor Wat. Next year we are going touring on motorbikes in northern Thailand so we are taking the time to see Ankor this year. Join us. "
commented 3 Mar
"Anyone going on Spirit of Laos departing 9 Feb 2013? Would love to hear from you! I know it's fully booked and I'm getting quite excited now.
Any tips from people who have been on the trip also welcome.
commented 17 Dec
"Thanks Star that is useful, I've done a lot of reading up on "jabs and tabs" but working out the days for malarials is a right pain!
Jap B Enceph is not advised, however it is stated as "to be considered" in 8 of the countries we're going through so I'm having it,I always get bitten even with DEET."
commented 19 Feb
"Each guide was really bubbly and fun, but also knew when to get serious and get us to where we needed to be. They all had very good English and were very knowledgeable about their specific destinations.
Some of the transport options were less than desirable (such as 10 people squished into the back ..."
reviewed 31 Jul
"free and easy held a fantastic tour with three incredibly fun and spunky leaders. Ben, Hannah, and Tadd, you are all super duper cool. i would travel with any one of these people again in a heartbeat. they were on top of their game and always looking into other things to do on slower days and givi..."
reviewed 25 Mar
"I've just booked my Bangkok to Hanoi Adventure (Thailand/Laos/Vietnam - 15 days) with G Adventures for the February 20th tour! Excited and anxious at the same time - can't wait!! Anyone else here on FB who will be on the trip? Let's connect! "
commented 18 Jan