Mekong River crosses the country from North to South. Some parts of the "impetuous river" are navigable, in particular from the Northern border with Thailand and Luang Prabang, UNESCO city since 1995. Travel 1 or 2 days in a traditional privatized boat in the remote area.

FromToDeparture Type of BoatPick-UpPrice (KIP)
Luang Prabang Pakbeng 8.30AM Slow Boat 8.00AM 200,000
Luang Prabang Houaixay 8.30AM Speed Boat 7.30AM 550,000

Traditional long boats in Luang Prabang