"The greatest reward and luxury of travel is to be able to experience everyday things as if for the first time, to be in a position in which almost nothing is so familiar is taken for granted."
- Bill Bryson
Experience all the beauty and culture of Laos on one of our tours in the most enigmatic of the three former French Indochinese states. The lack of foreign influence offers travellers an unparalleled glimpse of traditional South-East Asian life. From the fertile lowlands of the Mekong River valley to the rugged Annamite highlands, adventure awaits at every turn in this incredible country! Jungles and waterfalls abound here offer excellent trekking, mountain biking and wildlife spotting opportunities.
You’ll be able to experience a variety of award winning traditional foods and hospitality on our tours as we are aware that happy adventurers “march on their stomachs”! The historical sights and major cities offer a glimpse into the culture and history of The Lan Xang or ‘Land of One Million Elephants’. Come and see the highlight of South-East Asia on one of our exciting Laos tours!
Please note that when travelling to this part of the world, it is good to have knowledge of local customs and traditions in order to make your trip more enjoyable but also to avoid upsetting locals and authorities. It is also essential to be aware of the weather conditions at various times of the year. A separate information sheet covering these points is available upon request.
To give you an idea of how easy or hard you may find our activities we have an easy-to-read “Activity Meter”. This is by no means definitive as what might be challenging to one person may be easy to another. If you have any doubts please ask one of our team.