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Trekking

Trekking is a great way to explore the mountains and forests of Laos.

trekking

You can journey to waterfalls and caves, visit remote ethnic villages, investigate remnants of ancient cultures and temples and see birds and other wildlife.

Trekking is a good option to visit a National Protected Area. Meet villagers along the trail, learn about plants, wildlife and local culture, fulfilling home stays, a journey of a lifetime.

Below are two examples of Trekking offered by Green Discovery Laos


Nam Ha Valley Trek

(2 day trek, all seasons)

This trip takes us through three Lanten Villages and two Khmu villages. Ban Nahom (former Nalan tai), a Khmu village, and Ban Nam Goy, a Lanten village, can only be accessed by foot or by boat. This trail climbs a ridge near the Nam Ha River and goes through forested areas bordering the Nam Ha National Protected Area.

On the second day the trail crosses over the Nam Ha River to cut through a section of old growth forest with abundant signs of wildlife before we pass through rice paddies and finally cross the Nam Tha River to Ban Hat Yawng. The overnight stay alternates from trip to trip between Ban Nam Goy or Ban Nahom (former Nalan tai).

On this trip we will learn about the upland agricultural practices, the uses of the forest and we’ll enjoy the hospitality and food of the Lanten.

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Source: Green Discovery Laos 


Khoun Khong Lang Lagoon

(1 or 2 or 3 days trekking and kayaking, dry seasons)

This is where we will discover the clearest water with big fish. Three days explores the major attractions of the Phou Hin Boun Protected Area, including the Limestone Forest, Tham Pa Chan and Tham Kainao Caves, Muang Pone Stupa, Khoun Kong Leng Lake and Khon Keo rapids.

Trained local eco-guides will teach us about local plants and animals. An overnight stay in a remote village will offers us an opportunity to learn about traditional livelihoods, local food, a Baci ceremony as well as cultural performance.

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