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Cycle Laos Backroads

  • DURATION8 Days | 7 Nights
  • TRIP TYPEScheduled
Starting from

US$ 1,785

Trip Code: SRT-CLB


Starting in Luang Prabang and ending in the vibrant city of Vientiane, this bike tour takes in some of the most dramatic landscapes and mountain rides in Laos.

For the cyclist who appreciates a combination of cycling and comfort, this may be the best tour offered in Laos. With routes that vary from exploring the countryside to mountain biking, there is plenty of variety for everyone to enjoy. From the World Heritage Town of Luang Prabang to the breathtaking mountain views between Kiu Kacham and Vang Vieng, and all the friendly Laotians, this trip will leave lasting impressions.

Trip Details

  • Group Size:Min. 2 - Max. 12
  • Lodging:Combined
  • Suitable For:Age: 16+
  • Total Distance:Approx. 300 Km
  • Daily Ride: Avg 40 – 50 Km


  •  Bike your way along the captivating and mighty Mekong River, one of the world’s richest in biodiversity
  • Explore the religious Capital of Laos, Architectural Fusion, Buddhist Temples and Monks, French Colonial Charm
  • Visit the Kuang Si Waterfall and Organic Farm
  • Spend a relaxing day biking around Vang Vieng’s countryside
  • Interact with the Laotian during your trip and learn about their daily lives


Day 1: Arrive in Luang Prabang & Afternoon Cycling

Meet your guide at 14:00 at the hotel reception where a trip briefing will be held. Then, begin the afternoon tour by cycling around the old quarter of Luang Prabang.

Experience the rich traditions and culture of Laos. You will visit museums, temples, and Mount Phousi, fill your day with breathtaking sights and engaging glimpses into the history of this UNESCO-listed city. Afterward, enjoy the creative local cuisine in Luang Prabang.

Today's Ride: 12 Km
Meals: Dinner
Hotel: The Belle Rive Boutique Hotel

Day 2: Explore Luang Prabang Life & Kuang Si Waterfall

After having breakfast at your hotel, you will set off on a scenic ride along the Mekong River to the beautiful Kuang Si waterfall. Enjoy the medium-grade ride which lasts 2-3 hours with some hills, making several stops to explore the local villages along the way. When you arrive, marvel at Kuang Si Waterfall which spans a large area through some of the lushest jungle around Luang Prabang.

Explore the easy walking trails which wind past numerous pools and water cascades where you can relax and swim. Enjoy a provided lunch at the waterfall as you soak up the scenic views and tranquil atmosphere. Then, make use of the small private changing rooms near the waterfall, which allow you to change into your swimming suit. You can also see up-close Asiatic bears at the Bear Rescue Centre along the jungle walk to the waterfall.

After plenty of recreation time at the waterfall, hop back onto the bikes for a fun downhill ride to the Mekong River. Then, board a long-tail boat for a 2 hour scenic cruise up the Mekong River back to Luang Prabang. Finally, ride the short distance back to the bike shop to wrap up a great day.

Today's Ride: 30 Km
Meals: Breakfast | Lunch
Hotel: The Belle Rive Boutique Hotel

What's Included


  • Airport pick up and drop off (Luang Prabang & Vientiane)
  • Must-see attractions and sightseeings
  • All entrance fee mentioned in the itinerary
  • Kuang Si Waterfall Entrance fee
  • Vang Vieng Hot Balloon sunrise tour
  • Daily drinking water and cold towels
  • Land transportation by private air-conditioned vehicles

What's Included

Trek Malin 6

You’ll ride on a Trek Brand mountain bike, the Marlin 6 that’s been designed to o give you an efficient off-road ride with a suspension fork that locks out, and smoother-shifting 2×8 drivetrain. This bike is a trail-worthy daily rider that’s perfectly suited for everyday adventures, on and off the trail. We have a full range of bike sizes available for you to choose from, and the helmet is also included in your tour.

What's Included


The Belle Rive Boutique Hotel

Luang Prabang, Laos

Situated along Mekong River, The Belle Rive features comfortable rooms with air conditioning and free minibar. It boasts a 24-hour front desk and free WiFi, which is available in all areas.

Simon Riverside Hotel
Simon Riverside Hotel
Simon Riverside Hotel
Simon Riverside Hotel
Simon Riverside Hotel
Simon Riverside Hotel
Simon Riverside Hotel
Simon Riverside Hotel
Simon Riverside Hotel

Vang Vieng, Laos

Set in Vang Vieng, 600 m from Tham Chang Elephant Cave, Simon Riverside Hotel offers accommodation with an outdoor swimming pool, free private parking, a garden and a terrace. With free WiFi, this 3-star hotel offers ticket service. The accommodation features a 24-hour front desk, a tour desk and currency exchange for guests.

S 2 Modern Boutique Hotel
S 2 Modern Boutique Hotel
S 2 Modern Boutique Hotel
S 2 Modern Boutique Hotel
S 2 Modern Boutique Hotel
S 2 Modern Boutique Hotel
S 2 Modern Boutique Hotel

Vientiane, Laos

Located in Vientiane, 1.7 km from Laos National Museum, S 2 Modern Boutique Hotel offers accommodation with a restaurant, free private parking and a fitness centre. This 4-star hotel offers room service and a concierge service. The hotel has an outdoor swimming pool and a 24-hour front desk and free WiFi throughout the property.

What's Included


  • 6 Breakfasts
  • 6 Lunches
  • 1 Dinner

Meals are characterized by fresh, seasonal ingredients, prepared in a simple, classic style of Cambodia. Western food is also available during the trip. 

Dietary Requirement
If you have any specific food requirements (vegetarian, vegan, food allergies), please inform in advance so that we can provide a notice to the restaurant or hotel where you will be served.

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What's Included


Each activity comes with an experienced tour leader responsible for offering local insight, pursuing great experiences and make every tour exceptional.

They are trained to make your trip magical. We know that it’s the unexpected surprises that make a trip memorable. That’s why our guides pride themselves on anticipating your needs before you ask.


Single Occupancy: from +$350

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