Explore Bangkok's canals, discover Buddhist temples, float down the mighty Mekong, get wet in the spray of waterfalls
From the energy of Bangkok to the calm of Laos, this trip is a study in contrasts. Visit temples in Chiang Mai then spend the evening exploring the night market. Sail the Mekong into the heart and soul of Laos. An experienced CEO will make sure you get the most of your tour, but will leave plenty of time for you to do your own thing. We utilize many forms of transport—both public and private—to keep travel time short, maximizing time spent exploring the history and culture of this unforgettable region.
That's right. Book your airfare when you book your G Adventures trip and we'll slice $100 off the price for you. Simply enter promo code G14PLUSAIR100 when prompted and we'll do the rest.
Offer valid for new bookings only with international air travel originating in North America added to a land booking. Not valid with any other discount, offer or promotion. Subject to availability. Must book by July 31, 2014, for travel by December 31, 2015. Subject to airline regulations and restrictions.
G Adventures’ Classic trips provide meaningful small-group travel experiences to curious travellers eager to interact with the world as it truly is.Learn more
Arrive at any time.
Guided longboat tour of Bangkok’s klongs and Wat Po. Optional Grand Palace and National Museum visit. Overnight train to Chiang Mai (flight and extra night in Bangkok during monsoon season, depending on conditions).
Enjoy a guided Doi Suthep temple tour. Optional activities include cooking classes or a visit to the night market.
Head to Chiang Khong via Wat Rong Khun and enjoy the view of the mighty Mekong.
Travel by traditional boat down the Mekong River and cross the border into Laos.
Take a guided tour of Pak Ou caves, the Ethnology Museum and Kuang Si waterfalls, including a local meal. Other activities include cooking classes, temple visits, night market shopping, bike riding and hiking.
Spend the night in a local village enjoying traditional Laotian food. Sleep and eat like a local with a CEO explaining everything along the way. On Day 10, drive to the picturesque town of Vang Vieng, ideal for exploring the countryside by bicycle or kayak.
Optional temple visits, see the National Museum, explore highlights of the town.
Fly from Vientiane to Hanoi on Day 12. Visit Ho Chi Minh's Mausoleum, stilt house and presidential palace. Water puppets show included. Opt to visit the tour of Temple of Literature, museums and Hoa Lo Prison.
Depart at any time.
Find dates, prices, and more trip options.Book Now