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2 Days Excellence Biking Tour Visit Minority Groups
(ID: MS-BK-02)
Start-Finish: Muang Sing Town
Duration: 2 days / 1 night
Departure: 9:00 AM daily
Difficulty: Easy biking on flat roads, on some dirt roads and small foot paths
 
Trip Overview
The tour start biking visit colorful of ethnic groups in Muang Sing such as: Tai Dam the village of weaving, Tai Nuea the villages Lao Rice whiskey and Noodle soup making, Tai Lue, Hmong, Yao, Akha, Lolo, Phou Noi and Khmu. Visit temple, That Xieng Tueng stupa, historical in Muang Sing town and stay overnight in Yao village.
Akha in Muang Sing   Khmu in Muang Sing
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Muang Sing Biking Biking in Muang Sing Yao in Muang Sing
Day 1: Muang Sing Town-Ban Sai Leck (30 km)
Select your bicycle and departure from our office at 9:00 am, the first visit the Lolo village, next continue cycling to Ban Nong Bou (Tai Dam village) watch the local women weaving and the traditional architecture. The trip continues directly to Ban Koum (Tai Nuea villsge) the village of Lao Whiskey, continues leave the bicycle at the Stupa Lodge 20 minutes’ walk up to the mountain visit That Xieng Tueng Stupa, after that cycling direct to visit Hmong village, next visit Tai Nuea the village of Noodle soup and picnic lunch on the biking.
 
After lunch continue visit Muang Sing Museum (open only Monday-Friday), next cycling on the main road to Chinese border visit Tai Lue (Ban Don Chai), Akha (Ban Pha Kha) Yao (Ban Nam Sai Leck). While waiting for dinner visit the villages walk around and meet the people, learn about traditional Yao architecture. After dinner, you will receive a massage which is traditionally given to the guests staying overnight in the village.
 
Day 2: Ban Sai Leck-Muang Sing Valley (35 Km)
After breakfast at the lodge, start biking to visit Yao village (Ban Jong Kha, Ban Nam Mai), Akha village (Ban Nam Daet Mai), Yao village (Ban Oudom Sihn), Akha village (Ban Nam Daet Som Boun, Ban Pha bath Yai, Ban Pha ya Luang, Ban Pong Seiw and Ban Pha bath Noy). Have lunch at Ban Pha Bath Noy, continue biking to Akha village (Ban Pha Xang), visit Tai Lue (Ban Xieng Mon) and visit Lolo village. Final come back to Phou Iu Guest House or send you back to you guest house.
 
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: Easy biking
: Year round
: Approx. 30 km cycling (day 1) and 35 km cycling (day 2)
: 2 days / 1 night (Akha lodge)
: Around 9 am
: Around 4.30  pm next day
: Phou Iu Travel Muang Sing
: By mountain bike, return on day 2 by mountain bike
: Day 1: lunch, dinner; day 2: breakfast and lunch
: Cycling, visit ethnic groups around Muang Sing Valley
: To be determined
 
Pricing: Rate: 1US$/8,000 LAK
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Price Including:
  • Mountain bike
  • English speaking tour guide.
  • All visits/excursions as mentioned in tour itinerary.
  • One night accommodation in village hut with toilet shower outside.
  • Sleeping bags, foam mats and mosquito nets are supplied.
  • Meals as mentioned
  • Trekking permit, entrance fees and government tax
Bring a small backpack which should contain following items:
  • Shoes; a good pair of running shoes are perfect, or even better are the lightweight trekking boots.
  • 2 T-shirts (cotton), one short or long pants.
  • 2 pair of socks. Sandals, flip-flop (for the evening in village).
  • Towel (or sarong), swimming suits, toilet and personal effects.
  • Personal prescription drugs, contact lenses, glasses.
  • Sun-cream (waterproof), hat, sunglasses. Mosquito repellent.
  • 1 long sleeves sweater and pants, or jogging suits.
  • Small flashlight, camera and films.
Village accommodation: participants must be aware that there are no western-style toilets and washing facilities. Sleeping is on a bamboo floor, dormitory style. Sleeping bags, foam mats and mosquito nets are supplied.
 
   
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