Pak Ou Caves, Laos
Mekong Delta
Mekong Delta
Mekong River, Luang Prabang
Pak Ou Caves, Laos

Pak Ou Caves & Mekong Cruise

Day Tour - from £84

A half day tour visiting the holy caves of Pak Ou Buddha, which hold Buddhist images dating back to the 16th century. After visiting the caves which sit along the Mekong river, board a private boat and enjoy a relaxed cruise back to Luang Prabang.

Your Tour Includes:

  • English Speaking Guide
  • Private River Cruise
  • Private Transfers
  • Visit to Pak Ou Buddha Caves

Your Day Tour

Set out with your guide on a short journey by road through the countryside as you follow the Mekong River north of Luang Prabang. Stop at Ban Xang Hai Village, where you will have an opportunity to see and taste Lao-Lao Whisky, a local favourite.

Take a short ferry across the Mekong River to visit Pak Ou Buddha Caves. These caves have been home to many thousands of Buddha images that were placed here by local people since the 16th century. When King Setthathirat found the caves and declared them a holy spot.  Today many people still pay respect to this tradition.

After exploring the caves, enjoy a comfortable hour and a half Mekong river cruise aboard a private boat. Watch the stunning views of mountains and small villages pass by as you make your way back to Luang Prabang.

Pick up from: Luang Prabang hotels

Approximate Time: Anytime

Duration: 5 hours

Day Tour - from £84

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