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Laos & Thailand on a Shoestring

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Laos & Thailand on a Shoestring - G Adventures
Laos & Thailand on a Shoestring - G Adventures
Excellent
18 reviews
Starts
Vientiane
Destinations
+5
Ends
Bangkok
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Highlights

Start in Vientiane and end in Bangkok! With the in-depth cultural tour Laos & Thailand on a Shoestring, you have a 11 day tour package taking you from Vientiane to Bangkok and through Vientiane, Laos and 6 other destinations in Asia. Laos & Thailand on a Shoestring includes accommodation in a hotel and hostel as well as an expert guide, meals, transport and more.
Age range
18 to 39 year olds
Accommodation
Hostel, Hotel, Home-stay, Sleeper Train
Max Group Size
18
Transportation
Train & Rail, Coach / Bus, Boat
Travel style
In-depth Cultural, Adventure, Christmas & New Year

18 Reviews

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  • PS
    Written on November 21, 2018
    4.0 - Good

    I had an amazing trip and and was able to experience so many new things and that was because of the fantastic tour guide Min. I was super lucky that I got him as my tour guide, he was so friendly and helpful throughout the whole trip. He made sure... Read more

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    Thanks for the kind words Peri!
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  • A
    Written on November 12, 2018
    5.0 - Excellent

    Min is an incredible guide! Highly recommend touring with him - he’s very knowledgeable, organized, kind, and just plain fun to be around.

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    Thak you Allison!
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  • H
    Written on October 30, 2018
    5.0 - Excellent

    I have been on two g adventures so far and really enjoyed both of them and suited my needs-my only criticism of this tour is that the accommodation was not very conveniently located.

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  • N
    Written on October 25, 2018
    5.0 - Excellent

    Stress free travel

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  • F
    Written on October 24, 2018
    5.0 - Excellent

    Everything was really well organised, had good amounts of activity options for us. Don't have to stress about anything.

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  • N
    Written on October 19, 2018
    4.0 - Good

    G adventures is great value for money and makes the travelling experience easier when trying to fit in as much as possible in a small amount of time.

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  • A
    Written on October 18, 2018
    5.0 - Excellent

    Everything is well organised before hand, don't have to worry about transport, CEO and local tour guides are very helpful with advice for additional day trips and food.

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  • J
    Written on October 18, 2018
    5.0 - Excellent

    The tour that I had booked has far exceeded my expectations with regards quality of service, tour guides, accommodation and activities, I would highly recommend G Adventures to a friend, our tour CEO Joey was absolutely eletric with his go do energetic... Read more

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  • R
    Written on October 15, 2018
    4.0 - Good

    The trip was amazing and an experience for life. Chheak made the trip really good. He is a fantastic guide who deserve all the best.

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    Thank you for the review Rebecca.
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  • S
    Written on September 22, 2018
    5.0 - Excellent

    No problems

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Itinerary

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  1. Introduction
  1. Day 1 Vientiane
  2. Day 2 Vientiane/Vang Vieng (1B)
  3. Day 3 Vang Vieng (1B)
  4. Day 4 Vang Vieng/Luang Prabang (1B)
  5. Day 5 Luang Prabang (1B)
  6. Day 6 Luang Prabang/Pak Beng (1B, 1D)
  7. Day 7 Pak Beng/Chiang Khong (1B, 1L)
  8. Day 8 Chiang Khong/Chiang Mai
  9. Day 9 Chiang Mai/Bangkok (1B)
  10. Day 10 Bangkok
  11. Day 11 Bangkok (1B)

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  • Accommodation

    Rated Excellent by past passengers
  • Guide

    Rated Excellent by past passengers
  • Meals

    Rated Excellent by past passengers
  • Transport

    Rated Excellent by past passengers
  • Additional Services

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  • Flights

  • Insurance

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Guides who have led this tour

  • Chuom Chheak
    "My name is Chuom Cheak. I am a licensed tour guide in Angkor Archaeological Park. I have been working..."
  • Phyo Myint Kyaw
    "Hello my name is Phyo Myint Kyaw. Call me Min which is my nick name. I am from Myanmar(Burma). I have..."

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  • William14th November 2018
    This is my first trip using a tour company and I must say that the professionalism and customer service provided was exemplary. Too many individuals to name, but the whole team deserves hearty congratulations. Very pleased with the pricing, hotels and itinerary.

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About the countries

Useful things to know before you go

Currencies

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Thailand

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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 Laos and Thailand. Ideally 2 weeks before travel.
Hepatitis A
Recommended for Laos and Thailand. Ideally 2 weeks before travel.
Cholera
Recommended for Laos and Thailand. Ideally 2 weeks before travel.
Tuberculosis
Recommended for Laos and Thailand. Ideally 3 months before travel.
Hepatitis B
Recommended for Laos and Thailand. Ideally 2 months before travel.
Yellow fever
Certificate of vaccination required if arriving from an area with a risk of yellow fever transmission for Laos and Thailand. Ideally 10 days before travel.
Japanese B encephalitis
Recommended for Laos and Thailand. Ideally 1 month before travel.

Policies

Location
Vientiane is the starting point and Bangkok is the endpoint.
Hold my space
TourRadar can request G Adventures to hold spaces for you for up to 48 hours without any credit card details.
Deposit
TourRadar only requires a deposit of 20% to confirm this G Adventures booking. The remaining balance is then payable 65 days prior to the departure date. For any tour departing before 29 March 2019 the full payment of $701 is necessary.
Cancellation policy
No additional cancellation fees! You can cancel the tour up to 65 days prior to the departure date and you will not need to pay the full amount of $701 for Laos & Thailand on a Shoestring, but the deposit of 20% is non-refundable. But, the deposit is fully transferable to future bookings with G Adventures.
Credit Cards
The following cards are accepted for G Adventures tours: Visa - Master Card - American Express

Destinations

Covering a total distance of approx 1,215 km.
  • Vientiane (Laos)
  • 108 km
  • Vang Vieng (Laos)
  • 112 km
  • Luang Prabang (Laos)
  • 105 km
  • Pak Beng (Laos)
  • 87 km
  • Chiang Khong (Thailand)
  • 221 km
  • Chiang Mai (Thailand)
  • 582 km
  • Bangkok (Thailand)

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