One day solf trekking to Phou Khong
What to Expect
This is a typical itinerary for this productStop At: Double lotus hotel, Pakse, Champasak Province
Depart Pakse by local transport and travel north to a pier for the 1.5-hour boat ride on the Mekong River to a secluded area inside the Phou Xieng Thong. National Protected Area that is accessible only by boat. Arrive at Ban Mai Singsamphan village in the afternoon. This Lao Loum trading and fishing village is a favorite among Thai tourists, who visit on weekends to purchase local Lao products.
hiking up Kong Mountain (5-6 hours) with local guides. Explore the mountain’s rich flora and landscape, including orchids, wild mushrooms, unique rock outcroppings and dense forests, and visit the archeological remains of an ancient Khmer civilization, before reaching sweeping views of the Lao-Thai border area.
Enjoy a local style picnic on the trail, before returning to the village in the afternoon. Then take a boat down the Mekong River and local transport back to Pakse, arriving in early evening.
06:30 AM Depart Pakse transport by local transport
boat ride on the Mekong River
Phou Xieng Thong National Protected Area
Mai Singsamphan village
purchase local Lao products
Explore the mountain’s rich flora and landscape, including orchids, wild mushrooms, unique rock outcroppings and dense forests
visit the archeological remains of an ancient Khmer civilization
views of the Lao-Thai border area
Enjoy a local style picnic on the trail
turn back to village
take a boat down the Mekong River
local transport back to Pakse
Duration: 8 hours
- local transfer
- boat fee
- Local guide
- village tax
- bottle water
- English speaking guide
- Personal expenses
- Other services not mentioned above.
- Confirmation will be received at time of booking
- Infants must sit on laps
- Not wheelchair accessible
- The duration of transfers are approximate, the exact duration will depend on the time of day and traffic conditions
- This is a private tour/activity. Only your group will participate