If you’re looking to explore Northern Thailand and venture into Northern Laos then jumping on the Stray Asia Little Laos pass is the perfect decision!
This flexible hop on, hop off guided bus pass is the ideal way to discover more of what this beautiful part of South East Asia has to offer – starting in Chiang Mai, Thailand and finishing off in Vietienne, Laos.
With a minimum travel time of 9 days and maximum time frame of 12 month to play with it’s the ideal option for both those with a set plan and those who are looking to wing it a bit more!
This Stray Asia Pass tricks off some of the top highlights of Northern Thailand and Laos – including the famous white temple, a Mekong river homestay, the incredible waterfalls of Luang Prabang and of course the party town of Vang Vieng where you’ll tube down the river.
With all your transport included (a mix of mini bus, boat and even tuks tuks!), an amazing local guide and your first nights accommodation reserved in each of your stops it’s the perfect way to add a little structure to your trip without limiting your travel plans.
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|Start||Chiang Mai, Thailand|
Starts: Chiang Mai
Days: Wednesday or Sunday
Time: 6pm Welcome Night at Deejai Backpackers
ARRIVAL IN CHIANG MAI
|Deejai Backpackers (Welcome Night)||18:00||18:00|
|Chiang Mai (Free Day)||Free||Free|
CHIANG MAI TO HOUAY XAI
|Chiang Mai – Deejai Hostel (Depart)||09:00||09:00|
|Chiang Rai – Bus Terminal 2 (Phaholayotin Rd) (Depart)||12:15||12:15|
|Chiang Khong (Thai Border) (Depart)||14:30||14:30|
|Houay Xai (Laos Border) (Arrive)||16:00||16:00|
HOUAY XAI TO MEKONG RIVER HOMESTAY
|Houay Xai (Laos Border) – Oudomphone Hotel 2 (Depart)||07:30||07:30|
|Homestay Village (Arrive)||15:30||15:30|
MEKONG RIVER HOMESTAY TO LUANG PRABANG
|Homestay Village – Boat Landing (Depart)||08:00||08:00|
|Pak Ou Caves (Depart)||14:00||14:00|
|Luang Prabang (Arrive)||16:00||16:00|
|Luang Prabang (Free Day)||Free||Free|
LUANG PRABANG TO VANG VIENG
|Luang Prabang – Joma Bakery near the Post Office (Depart)||08:00||08:00|
|Vang Vieng (Arrive)||14:30||14:30|
|Vang Vieng (Free Day)||Free||Free|
VANG VIENG TO VIENTIANE
|Vang Vieng – Seng Aloun Guesthouse (Depart)||09:00||09:00|
- All transport – whether it be bus (comfortable and air conditioned private charter bus) boat, train, or even tuk-tuk!
- Local Tour Leader – Knowledgeable Local Guide to provide invaluable knowledge, support and insider insights and to assist with booking accommodation and activities at every destination.
- Reserved Accommodation – Have a bed reserved for you at every Stray overnight stop. Book through your Tour Leader and pay-as-you-go directly to the accommodation.
- Ultimate travel flexibility – pass is valid for up to 12 months from first day of travel and you can hop-on and off as much as you like.
- White Temple entrance fee
- Pak Ou Caves entrance fee
- Tham Jang Cave entrance fee
Not included: The cost of your accommodation and optional activities is not included in a hop-on, hop-off pass. You have the flexibility to choose what suits your budget and pay-as-you-go. These can be booked via your Tour Leader.
If you would prefer a tour with accommodation and more activities included, check out the Little Laos Flexi Tour. Get all the same great benefits + accommodation and top rated activities.