Guided Exploring Luang Prabang Full-Day Tour

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Departs: Laos, Laos

Ticket Type: Mobile or paper ticket accepted

Free cancellation

Up to 24 hours in advance.

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This 8-hour guided tour explores the rich culture and history of Luang Prabang as you visit temples, museums, arts centers and hidden lane-ways. Visit the gilded halls of temples such as Wat Xieng Thong and Wat Visoun, walk through the historic former Royal Palace and explore the diverse cultures and traditions of Laos’ hill-tribes at the Traditional Arts and Ethnology Center.

What's Included

Hotel pickup and drop-off by tuk tuk


Professional English-speaking guide

What's Not Included



Traveler Information

  • CHILD: Age: 2 - 11
  • ADULT: Age: 12 - 99

Additional Info

  • Minimum age is 2 years
  • Public transportation options are available nearby
  • Minimum age is 2 years
  • Public transportation options are available nearby

Cancellation Policy

For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours before the scheduled departure time.

  • For a full refund, you must cancel at least 24 hours before the experience’s start time.
  • If you cancel less than 24 hours before the experience’s start time, the amount you paid will not be refunded.
  • This experience requires good weather. If it’s canceled due to poor weather, you’ll be offered a different date or a full refund.

What To Expect

Royal Palace Museum
The Royal Palace in Luang Prabang also known as “Haw Kham” and translated to “Golden Palace” was once Laos’ Royal Palace. The former Royal Palace is located on the banks of the Mekong River and faces the Mount Phousi. The palace houses a lot of historical items with interesting stories behind. The Royal palace is worth a visit, and you will learn more about Lao history and culture.

60 minutes • Admission Ticket Included

Wat Mai Suwannaphumaham
Continue on foot to Wat Mai, a temple renowned for its golden bas-relief, and Wat Sensoukarahm, which features a beautiful, dazzling golden façade. Finish this morning’s tour at Wat Xieng Thong, the most revered temple in Luang Prabang. Located at the end of the peninsula, close to the Mekong, this temple was built in 1560 by King Setthathirat, and is decorated with ornate carvings and mosaics

30 minutes • Admission Ticket Included

Wat Sop Sickharam Luang Prabang
you visit Wat Visoun, the holiest temple of the city, which was entirely rebuilt in 1887 after being destroyed by the invading Black Flags from Southern China. In the courtyard of Wat Visoun stands the Watermelon Stupa, shaped like the fruit from which it takes its name.

30 minutes • Admission Ticket Included

Wat Aham
Continue past Wat Aham, which was first built in the 1500s, and on to Wat That, where the ashes of King Sisavang Vong are kept inside the large central stupa

30 minutes • Admission Ticket Included

Traditional Arts and Ethnology Centre
a museum dedicated to exploring the rich diversity of Laos’ ethnic minorities. Traditional costumes, tools, and artifacts are on display alongside in-depth descriptions and written histories. It is a great opportunity to gain insight in to the Lao people (note: closed on Mondays)

30 minutes • Admission Ticket Included

Mount Phousi
you'll climb the 328 stairs of Mount Phousi and watch the sun set over the city and surrounding hills, then visit the hill-tribe evening market for some shopping. This colorful market takes place every evening around 5pm, along the main streets of town and is a great place to look for souvenirs

• Admission Ticket Free

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