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Multiethnice Trek-3 Days (Operated by Phongsaly Tourism Office)

We recommend this trek for sporty and adventurous people, as the two first days are quite challenging. However a horse to carry your luggage can sometimes be rent on demand. This is a new trek in a remote area: there is few water in the villages. Villagers might be shy and are not used to photos (especially in the Eupa village). This trek focuses on ethnic diversity rather than jungle.

From BounTai a public tuktuk, where you might share your sit with akha people coming back from the market, takes you on a side road through Pouli and Eupa villages. Then a small path brings you up to a high village, where the Akha Eupa people are your hosts for the night. They will give you the traditional welcoming massage! On the 2d day, hike down and then up again to a beautifully located Loma village. After lunch, enjoy the relaxed walk and overnight in a Loma village. The 3d day will bring you back to the road, where you can catch the bus to Phongsaly, Muang Khua or Oudomxay.

Trekking in Phonsaly, LaosTrek Phongsaly

1st day ca. 4-5h hiking time, 2d day ca. 4h, 3d day ca. 3h Difficulty: moderate to difficult (not be possible in July/August). Starts from Boun Tai and ends at the main road further south. Transportation from Phongsaly to BounTai by bus costs 35,000/person and the tuktuk 30,000 kip + 70,000 kip for your guide.

Price:

Number of pers.

1

2

3

4

5

6

7

8

Price per pers/day

400,000

260,000

210,000

185,000

230,000

210,000

195,000

185,000

Total price

1,200,000

1,560,000

1,890,000

2,220,000

3,450,000

3,780,000

4,095,000

4,440,000

Price includes English speaking guide (5 to 8 persons: 2 guides), water, 7 meals, 2 nights (homestay in Akha villages),
2 Akha massages, village contributions. It doesn’t include transport costs.

 
 
 

 

 
 

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