Pakse – Wat Phou-Khone Island

Done Khone

Pakse – Wat Phou-Khone Island

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  • Magnificent views as you cruise around Laos’ 4000 Islands
  • Guided tour of UNESCO-listed Wat Phou
  • See Khone Phapheng, South East Asia’s largest waterfall
  • Includes overnight accommodation and round-trip transport


Khone Island is the largest of Laos’ 4000 Islands and lies along the Mekong River, close to the Cambodian border. On this tour, visit the pre-Angkor temple of Wat Phou, a UNESCO World Heritage site; stop overnight at Hua Det village; and cruise out to Khone Island on a longtail boat. Along the way, explore the tiny islands, rural villages, and natural wonders of the 4000 islands, and visit the magnificent Khone Phapheng waterfall.

What to Expect


Day 1: Pakse to wat phu

Stop At: Wat Phu, Champasak Town, Champasak Province
Wat phu: The pre-Angkor temple of Wat Phou. UNESCO world heritage site we call Wat Phou. which is one of Lao World Heritage site recognized by UNESCO in 2001. The temple was built in the 6th century by the Khmers and was originally used to worship the Hindu god Shiva and other deities before being converted into a Buddhist temple in later centuries. Wat Phou was considered the centre of the Khmer kingdom until it was moved to Angkor Wat in the 9-12th centuries.
– 08:00 Pick up at your hotel Double Lotus Hotel
– old French Colonial Buildings, a Vietnamese quarter
– Departure from pakse
– Wat Phou
Duration: 8 hours

No meals included on this day.
Accommodation included: Hotel in Donkhone

Pakse – Wat Phou-Khone Island

Day 2: Done khone

Stop At: Khone Phapheng Falls, Don Khong, Champasak Province
Khon Island: we enjoy a visit of the surrounding countryside, and board on a long trail boat touring to Don Khone area, taking you to visit the remains of French period, Liphi Waterfall or “the Corridor of the Devil”. We return to the mainland at Ban Nakasang, a fishery village and drive further south to visit Khone Phapheng on the journey, the biggest waterfall in the South East Asia, it is really the impressive sight then a lush vegetation near the Lao-Cambodian border, which is teeming with wildlife and it is one of the loveliest destinations in Laos, Afterward we drive back to Pakse.
08:00 Khon Island
Visit of the surrounding countryside
Long trail boat touring to Don Khone area
Visit the remains of French period
Liphi Waterfall
Khone Phapheng
Back to pakse
Duration: 8 hours

No meals included on this day.
No accommodation included on this day.

Important Information

Departure Point

Traveler pickup is offered


2 days

Return Details

The same place that you departure


  • Accommodation included: 1 night
  • Transfer
  • English speaking guide
  • Overnight accommodation
  • Local taxes
  • Bottled water
  • 1-course lunch in local restaurant or picnic
  • Entry/Admission – Wat Phu
  • Entry/Admission – Khone Phapheng Falls


  • Food and drinks, unless specified
  • Gratuities
  • Personal expenses
  • Other services not mentioned above.

Additional Info

  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
  • Infants must sit on laps
  • Not wheelchair accessible
  • Vegetarian option is available, please advise at time of booking if required
  • This tour/activity will have a maximum of 15 travelers

Cancellation Policy

If you cancel at least 7 days in advance of the scheduled departure, there is no cancellation fee. If you cancel between 3 and 6 day(s) in advance of the scheduled departure, there is a 50 percent cancellation fee. If you cancel within 2 days of the scheduled departure, there is a 100 percent cancellation fee.


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