Luang Namtha Minority Life

GDL Luang Namtha cyclingA very nice and easy 30 km cycling around Luang Namtha through stunning landscapes. Visit villages of Black Tai, Tai Leu and Lanten ethnic minorities and learn about handicraft manufacturing in the region. You will see silk production, a Lao alcohol distillery. In the cold season learn about Lanten paper making.

Approximately: 6 hours cycling

Luang Namtha - Ban Poung – Ban Nam Thoung - Ban Nam Dee - That Phoum Pouk Stupa - Boat Landing

Cycling Laos Luang NamthaDeparting from our Luang Namtha office, we cycle to morning market where you can discover the fresh market before riding on to That Phoum Pouk Stupa. We continue cycling to different village of Akha, Black Tai , and Lan Ten minorities where we will have chance to see silk production and silk weaving with natural dyes, a Lao alcohol distillery, mountain vistas, and expanses of rice paddy as well as visit a small waterfall. Our picnic lunch will be served on the way.

In the cold season, we can learn about Lanten paper making. Lunch will include local village food prepared by Tai Leu villagers.

We return to Luang Namtha by late afternoon.

Approximately: 6 hours cycling

Depart From :
Green Discovery Laos, Luang Namtha office The Boat Landing Guest House
Returns to :
Luang Namtha
Province visited :
Luang Namtha
Starts at :
finishes at :
Nb of days :
1 Day
Reference :
2 - easy to moderate
Meals :
Picnic, Lao Food
Transport :
Activities :
What to bring :
Hat, Sun-cream, Clothes/shoes to get wet, Sarong for bathing, Mosquito repellent, Change of clothes for the evening, Warm clothes, Towel, Pocket money
What is included :
Water, Meals, English speaking guide, Local guide/s, Mountain bikes, Government taxes, All entrance fees, Travel permits

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