5-Day Bolaven Plateau + 4000 Islands + Wat Phou


Tour Number

Activity Level



First Time Visitor, Hiking and Walking, Museums / Culture, Nature and Wildlife


Kid Friendly: Yes.

Friendly: No.

Maximum travelers: 4



Thai (advanced), English (advanced)

Overland from Vientiane with a stop at Konglor Cave

Pick up from Vientiane and transfer to Champasak.
Our first stop is Kong Lor Cave, where you can take a long boat to view the caverns and limestone formations. The far end emerges into a lush valley.
Next to Wat Phou, designated a UNESCO World Heritage Site in 2001.
After Wat Phou, we will visit the largest waterfall in Southeast Asia - the Khone Phapheng falls.
Our next stops are Don Det and Don Khon located in the middle of the Mekong River in 4000 islands. There are lots of things to do - walking to Li Phi waterfalls and old French railway, watching Mekong dolphins and cycling around the island.
On our last day, we will visit Bolaven Plateau, best known for its waterfalls and tea/coffee plantations.


Day 1
Pick up at 8 am
Head to Konglor Cave.
On the way down south, stop by Grand Canyon laos viewpoint

Take a boat ride through the 7. 5km Kong Lor cave to view the caverns and limestone formations. Besides the natural cave sculptures. The far end emerges into a lush valley where the locals live.
Overnight in Konglor village

Day 2
Transfer to Pakse
Stop-by villages. Lunch and photo breaks
Overnight in Pakse

Day 3
Morning fresh market
Visit Wat Phou- a 1000 year-old complex of ruined palaces and temples nestled in the Mekong valley.
Visit Khone Phapheng waterfall- the largest waterfall in South East Asia
Drive to Ban Nakasang. From here we will take a slow boat to Don Det island
Overnight in Don Det

Day 4
Start Don Det tour at 9 am
> Bicycle tour around island
> Slow boat tour on Mekong river to see Mekong Dolphins
> Walking tour to Liphi Waterfall and old French railway line
Overnight in Don Det

Day 5
Leave Don Det at 9am
Drive to Bolaven Plateau
Visit coffee plantation and waterfall.
Overnight in Pakse

Meeting Location + Tour Duration

Meeting location: airport/hotel

End location: airport/Hotel

Duration: 5 days


Air-conditioned Hyundai H1 (2016) minivan

What’s Included

  • Guiding Services
  • Private Transportation

Estimated Local Cash Needed

70 USD - Per Person for:
Kong Lor Cave tour
Boat rides to Dondet
Activity cost in Dondet
Tax and registration

What’s Extra

  • Personal Expenses



A Recent Review of this tour

Great tour and great guide. We had a very enjoyable time in Laos and nothing was too much for Chansay. If you visting Laos I would highly recommend you chose Chansay to show you around and teach you about his wonderful country.
Andrew McFarland

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