Luang Prabang to Kunming Itinerary

A fascinating trip through Laos and China that explores the beautiful landscapes between Luang Prabang and Xi'an, and visits some of the best attractions in China and Laos.

    • 9
    • TDOF
    • Trip Price tool tip
      USD $792
      CAD $808
      AUD $820
      EUR €604
      GBP £492
      NZD $976
      ZAR R7,484
      CHF FR704
    • Kitty tool tip
      USD $130
    • Total price tool tip
      USD $962*
      CAD $992*
      AUD $1,007*
      EUR €728*
      GBP £604*
      NZD $1,177*
      ZAR R9,291*
      CHF FR854*
    • Overland
    • Basix
‡ As our kitty is flexible the indicated amount is indicative only - please click here to view the kitty amount for your departure date.
laos luang prabang two girls holding baskets waving locals kids

laos street market local produce food vegetables fruit cuisine

laos waterfall creek lake river stream cliff rock

Day 1 Luang Prabang

Start the adventure in Luang Prabang, an enchanting town dotted with mosaic-covered temples, shady cafes and restaurants clad with fairy lights.
ACCOM: Guesthouse - 1

Days 2-4 Luang Nam Tha

Make tracks to Luang Nam Tha on the banks of Nam Tha River. While here, why not enjoy some optional outdoor pursuits including kayaking, rafting and trekking.
ACCOM: Guesthouse - 3

Days 5-6 Jinghong

Make the jump into China and travel through remote villages and vast, dramatic landscapes. Spend a few nights bushcamping amid this rarely visited part of Asia.
ACCOM: Bush camp (no facilities) - 1, Guesthouse - 1

Day 7 Shilin Stone Forest

Pay a visit to Shilin, known as China's 'Stone Forest', and discover an intriguing maze of towering limestone pillars.
ACCOM: Bush camp (no facilities) - 1

Days 8-9 Kunming

Back in civilisation, explore the markets of Kunming and perhaps swing by the ancient Yuantong temple.
ACCOM: Hotel - 1