TL1001: Chiang Mai to Luang Prabang by bus
Price From : 1550 Baht
Travel by bus From Chiang Mai to Luang Prabang
You will be picked up at 9:00am from your Chiang Mai Accommodation for the 5 hour drive to Chiang Kong. On route the bus will stop at Wat Rong Khun (White Temple) for a 20 minute break from the driving before continuing on to Chiang Kong. At Chiang Kong you will be dropped at The Thai Immigration post for processing out of Thailand, we will then cross to Huay Xai on the Laos side where you will be processed by the Lao Immigration authorities, once all immigration formalities are complete you will board the bus for the 12 hour bus ride to Luang Prabang. Transport from Chiang Mai to Chiang Kong will be by minibus and transport from HUay Xai to Luang Prabang will be by big local bus.
Important take note:
This programme is not a tour or tour package, it is a transport package and no tour guide is provided. You are required to arrange your own visa (this is available to most nationalities on arrival at the Huay Xai border post and there is no need to make advance arrangements). No visa fees are included or visa help is provided. Travel time is around 18 hours but due to local raod conditions in Laos this bus service can be many hours late. Please allow for this with your onward planning.
- 09:00-09:30 Pick up from Chiang Mai Hotel
- 5 hour bus ride to Chiang Kong
- Stop at Wat Rong Khun
- Cross border and immigration formalities
- 12 hour bus ride to Luang Prabang
- Arrive Lung Prabang 05:00 (5:00am)
Deposit to secure booking
Balance to pay on the tour
|Adult (and child above 130cm)||1550 Baht||1550 Baht||0 Baht|
Child (below 130cm tall)
|1550 Baht||1550 Baht||0 Baht|
This tour includes
- Pick up from guest house in Chiang Mai
- Bus to Luang Prabang
This tour excludes
- Meals and Drinks
- Visa fees
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Operated By Partner operator
This tour is operated by a specialist operator and not operated by Travel Hub
Free pick up is included to and from any Chiang Mai city hotel or Guest House. You will be dropped off at a central point in Luang Prabang and you will need to make your own way to you hotel or guest house.