Luang Prabang, Laos
Meal(s) Included: Breakfast and Lunch
Accommodations: Belmond La Résidence Phou Vao
Breakfast at the Hotel
Wake up to a leisurely breakfast and get ready for your plane trip ahead.
Fly to Luang Prabang
In the late morning, board a plane to mystical, serene Luang Prabang in Laos, situated at the confluence of 2 rivers and nestled beneath a temple-topped hill.
Lunch at the Coconut Garden
Celebrate your arrival in Laos with a delicious lunch that combines the best in French, Laotian and Western cuisine. Make your selection from the à la carte menu and taste for yourself how the chefs at the Coconut Garden have created new flavors with the region's freshest ingredients.
Guided Tour of Luang Prabang
Enter this UNESCO World Heritage site where the ordinary is extraordinary in this town of ornate Buddhist temples, brightly robed monks and winding pathways. A local guide takes you on an engaging tour of the Royal Palace Museum, as well as such stunning temples as Wat Xiang Thong, Wat Mai and Wat Wisunalat. You might glimpse a monk strolling by in a marigold robe or catch the inviting scent of strong Laotian coffee from a nearby café.
Dinner and Night Market on Your Own
Take a stroll down the road to the Royal Palace Museum through a night market with an amazing collection of affordable handicrafts including ceramics, antiques, quilts, spices, clothes and much more. Find the perfect souvenir for yourself and gifts for loved ones at this enormous flea market. Plus, discover a delicious meal at one of the Night Market’s scrumptious food stalls where you’ll explore the wonderful flavors of Laos.