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Discover Laos - Geckos Adventures
Discover Laos - Geckos Adventures
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Starts
Bangkok
Destinations
+5
Ends
Vientiane
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Highlights

  • See Bangkok's famous Grand Palace
  • Treat yourself to a Thai Massage
  • Take a slow boat down the Mekong River
  • Check out caves, lagoons and forests
Age range
18 to 29 year olds
Accommodation
Hotel, Guesthouse, Sleeper Train
Max Group Size
16
Transportation
Train & Rail, Coach / Bus, Boat, Local Transport
Start in Bangkok and end in Vientiane! With the in-depth cultural tour Discover Laos, you have a 13 day tour package taking you from Bangkok to Vientiane and through Bangkok, Thailand and 6 other destinations in Asia. Discover Laos is a small group tour that includes accommodation in a hotel as well as an expert guide, meals, transport.

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  • CM
    Written on December 9, 2016
    4.0 - Good

    Loved both of our guides. Transport was good. Accomodation good. Group was good. Loved it, especially the guides - so good!
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  1. Introduction
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  1. Day 1: Bangkok
  2. Day 2: Bangkok - overnight train
  3. Day 3: Chiang Mai
  4. Day 4: Chiang Mai
  5. Day 5: Chiang Khong
  6. Day 6: Mekong River - Pakbeng
  7. Day 7: Luang Prabang
  8. Day 8: Luang Prabang
  9. Day 9: Luang Prabang
  10. Day 10: Vang Vieng
  11. Day 11: Vang Vieng
  12. Day 12: Vientiane
  13. Day 13: Vientiane

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  • Guide

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  • Meals

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  • Transport

    Rated Excellent by past passengers
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Questions & Answers

Here we have collected and answered the most frequently asked questions about this tour.

    • September 1, 2016

      What's the alternative to taking public transport to Ventiane?

      Unfortunately, there is no way to change the transport option in Ventiane as this is included in the trip.

    • July 1, 2016

      I'm 40 years old. Can I join this trip?

      Unfortunately, you will not be able to join this tour.

    • February 1, 2016

      Is there a single supplement available on this tour?

      Yes. Please take note that there will be an extra charge for a single supplement room. Please contact us to arrange this.

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    About the countries

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    Visa

    Here is an indication for which countries you might need a visa. Please contact the local embassy for help applying for visas to these places.

    Vaccinations

    These are only indications, so please visit your doctor before you travel to be 100% sure.
    Typhoid
    Recommended for Thailand and Laos. Ideally 2 weeks before travel.
    Hepatitis A
    Recommended for Thailand and Laos. Ideally 2 weeks before travel.
    Cholera
    Recommended for Thailand and Laos. Ideally 2 weeks before travel.
    Tuberculosis
    Recommended for Thailand and Laos. Ideally 3 months before travel.
    Hepatitis B
    Recommended for Thailand and Laos. Ideally 2 months before travel.
    Yellow fever
    Certificate of vaccination required if arriving from an area with a risk of yellow fever transmission for Thailand and Laos. Ideally 10 days before travel.
    Japanese B encephalitis
    Recommended for Thailand and Laos. Ideally 1 month before travel.

    Policies

    Location
    Bangkok is the starting point and Vientiane is the endpoint.
    Hold my space
    TourRadar can request Geckos Adventures to hold spaces for you for up to 48 hours without any credit card details.
    Deposit
    TourRadar only requires a deposit of $100 to confirm this Geckos Adventures booking. The remaining balance is then payable 60 days prior to the departure date. For any tour departing before 27 July 2018 the full payment of $1,101 is necessary.
    Cancellation policy
    No additional cancellation fees! You can cancel the tour up to 60 days prior to the departure date and you will not need to pay the full amount of $1101 for Discover Laos, but the deposit of $100 is non-refundable.
    Credit Cards
    The following cards are accepted for Geckos Adventures tours: Visa - Master Card - American Express

    Destinations

    Covering a total distance of approx 1,217 km.
    • Bangkok (Thailand)
    • 582 km
    • Chiang Mai (Thailand)
    • 224 km
    • Huay Xai (Laos)
    • 87 km
    • Pakbeng (Laos)
    • 105 km
    • Luang Prabang (Laos)
    • 112 km
    • Vang Vieng (Laos)
    • 108 km
    • Vientiane (Laos)

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