Sightseeing and Visits in the Champassak Province

Sightseeing and Visits in the Champassak Province

In the private minivan or on the back of an elephant enjoy the sightseeing tours in Champassak province. Do not miss the amazing waterfalls, Wat Phou – the Unesco World Heritage site, cup of Lao coffee direct from the plantation and the opportunity to interact with the rare Irrawady Mekong river dolphins.

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Wat Phou Temple Discovery

  • 1 Day
  • 1 - easy

GDL-Champassak-4000-islands-1-21Champassak is well-known to be the home of Wat Phou - a UNESCO Heritage Site. Wat Phou is a ruined Khmer temple in Southern Laos with its history dating back to the 5th century. The temple that has a unique structure is the centre of Theravada Buddhism worship of today.

Approximately: 2 hours boating, 1 hour transfer & 2 hours sightseeing

Bolaven Plateau - Mekong Discovery

  • 3 Days
  • 1 - easy

05-bThis three day tour shows you the mighty Mekong, one of the longest rivers in the world, where a huge un-surmountable rock wall blocks the waterway and making the river impassable for ships. We explore the Bolaven Plateau, believed to be an extinct volcano, with stunning nature around. The area is a melting pot for ethnic minorities and you will visit some of their villages. The coffee of the plateau received recognition from all over the world. Have an overview of the Xepian Protected Area and its wetlands and watch the rare Irrawaddy dolphins!

Sightseeing in 4000 Islands 1 day

  • 1 Day
  • 1 - easy

GDL-Champassak-4000-islands-1-7This one day of sightseeing tour takes us to the 4000 Islands on the southern tip of Laos. We visit the old French bridge at Don Det, the Somphamit gorge of Don Kone and the amazing Khonephapheng waterfall. Highlight of the day is spotting the rare and globally endangered Irrawaddy Dolphins.

Approximately: 5 hours sightseeing and transfer, 1 hour boating

Mekong & Wat Phou Experience 2 days

  • 2 Days
  • 1 - easy

GDL-Champassak-4000-islands-1-21This 2 days trip takes you down the Mekong by boat to Wat Phou, then down through the famous 4000 islands of Don Khong, old French bridge at Don Det, Don Khone and amazing Khone Phapheng waterfalls, and to see the Irrawaddy Dolphins. This trip will end at the Lao and Cambodia border.

(Boating, cycling and sightseeing, all seasons)

Trekking Dong Hua Sao National Park

  • 2 Days
  • 3 - moderate to difficult

GDL-Champassak-4000-coffee-30Trek through the Don Hau Sao National protected area and visit the stunning Tad Fane waterfall - one of the most spectacular waterfalls in Laos! The area is home of many different species including tigers! However you are more likely to see troops of monkeys and in the wet season gigantic butterflies and dozens of great hornbills near the base of the fall.

(2 days trekking & sightseeing)

Mekong & Wat Phou Experience 3 days

  • 3 Days
  • 1 - easy

GDL-Champassak-4000-islands-1-21This three day trip takes you down the mighty Mekong via boat to the magnificent Wat Phou and onwards through the famous 4000 Islands where you will see the old French bridge at Don Det as well as the breathtaking Khone Phapheng waterfall and also have the opportunity to see the rare Irrawady Mekong river dolphins plus much more!

(Boating, cycling and sightseeing, all seasons)

Bolaven Plateau - Ho Chi Minh Trail

  • 3 Days
  • 2 - easy to moderate

GDL-Champassak-4000-islands-1-18This 3 day excursion in and around the Bolaven plateau gives you varied and lasting impressions of its beautiful country side, famous waterfalls, fertile farmlands, high-grade Lao coffee plantations, and hill tribes of the Mon-Khmer ethnic group in southern Laos. It is known for being one of the most heavily bombed areas during the Indo-China war and for being part of the famous Ho-Chi-Minh Trail.

Sightseeing Bolaven Plateau

  • 1 Day
  • 1 - easy

Immerse yourself in a world of waterfalls! The Bolaven Plateau is famous for its cool climate and stunning waterfalls. Numerous ethnic minority peoples settled here over the centuries. On its fertile volcanic soils high grade coffee plantations abound

Approximately: 1.5 – 2 hours trekking, 5 hours sightseeing and transfer

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