Enjoy Mekong River Cruises in Laos on Canal Boat
Enjoy Bokeo Province, Laos by boat! Experience Mekong River Cruises on a Canal Boat for up to 30 people. Rates as low as $1,300 USD per day. This is the perfect way to enjoy the beauty of the Cruise. We take care of all your worries and give you an unforgettable River Cruises experience. We ensure plenty of space for each passenger. Minivan services are also provided in order to ensure a comprehensive all-in-one transportation service. This cruise also ensures a quick and painless immigration process where visas on arrival are handled quick and efficiently. The Mekong River Cruise includes hill tribe interactions, delicious meals, and comfortable accommodation to suit every traveler’s needs. Mekong Smile Cruise looks to offer a luxury alternative to the public slow boat focusing on passenger comfort and quality customer service. We run cruises on the Mekong River downstream and upstream: from Huay Xai – Pakbeng to Luang Prabang and back. Our cruise is more luxurious than the public slow boat. The Mekong Cruise takes two days to cruise from Huay Xai to Luang Prabang. The Mekong Smile Cruise is located in the town of Huay Xai, Bokeo Province, Laos. It’s close to the border of Thailand across the river from the Thai city of Chiang Khong in the region of the golden triangle. Chiang Khong in Thailand is just opposite Huay Xai. Cruise Itinerary: Huay Xai – Pakbeng – Luang Prabang Departure time: 9:00 am Day 01: Huay Xai – Pakbeng: We will pick you up by minivan at Thai – Lao border No. 4. The Mekong Smile Cruise boat leaves at the slow boat pier for a cruise down the Mekong River. The first stop is Paktha this is (check point). At the second stop we will visit the hill tribal villages to learn their culture and relax, then come back to the cruise a buffet lunch will be served onboard. After lunch is your free time to relax and enjoy the Mekong River. The cruise arrives at Pakbeng before sunset for an overnight stay at your own hotel. Day 02: Cruise downstream: Pakbeng – Luang Prabang Departure time: 8 am. Early in the morning you can visit the Pakbeng market (optional). After breakfast we depart at 8 am to journey down the Mekong River. The first stop is at Ban Baw where you will observe the traditional whisky village, weaving village, handicrafts and textiles. A buffet lunch is served onboard. The boat stops again to visit Pak Ou caves. There are two caves, ‘Tham Ting’ and ‘Tham Phoum.’ The caves contain thousands of Buddha images. The Mekong cruise arrives at Luang Prabang, a UNESCO world heritage city, before sunset and we have the van to pick you up at the main pier to Luang Prabang. We will arrive about 4 – 4:30 pm at the pier. Price: - Private Cruise - $1,300 USD/day - Price without hotel - $130 per person - Child age 2-12 years old discount 50% - $65 per person - (Less than 2 years old) are free of charge. Included: - Boat cruise to Luang Prabang (2 days) - (English – speaking) - Entrance fees for Pak Ou caves. - Pick up from your hotel. - Lunch onboard. - Transfer to the boat and to Luang Prabang city. - Coffee, tea and fruits onboard. Deposit: - $650 USD Other Cruises and Tours: - Camping on the White Sand Beach Of the Beautiful Mekong River - Charter Boat Trip From Huay Xai to Luang Prabang: $1,300 USD - Chiang Mai to Luang Prabang - Chiang Rai to Luang Prabang - Private Mekong Cruise to Luang Prabang Laos - Golden Triangle Tours - Huay Xai City Tour – Full Day If you have any questions, we can answer those through GetMyBoat’s messaging platform before you pay. Just hit, “Request to Book” and send us an inquiry for a custom offer.
- Captain is included.
- A captain is provided by the listing owner to host and operate the trip.
- 30 guests
- Powerboats, Pontoons, & RIBs
- Canal Boat
About the CompanyMekong Smile Cruise is a locally owned and operated travel agency servicing the Mekong River Cruise to Luang Prabang providing a comfortable and enjoyable Mekong River experience. We are one of the few companies that guarantee a maximum 30 passengers per boat. While other companies try to fit as many travelers as possible on a single boat, Mekong Smile Cruise ensures plenty of space for each passenger. Minivan services are also provided in order to ensure a comprehensive all-in-one transportation service. This cruise also ensures a quick and painless immigration process where visas on arrival are handled quick and efficiently. The Mekong River Cruise includes hill tribe interactions, delicious meals, and comfortable accommodation to suit every traveler’s needs. Mekong Smile Cruise looks to offer a luxury alternative to the public slow boat focusing on passenger comfort and quality customer service.An amazing Mekong River Cruises to Luang Prabang in the north of Laos.We are a tour company on the Mekong River and we offer a beautiful cruise up and downstream from Huay Xai – Pakbeng – Luang Prabang and vice-versa. It’s more of a luxury than a public slow boat, because the seats are more comfortable and you will receive a delicious lunch during the journey. This boat trip takes two days to cruise from Huay Xai to Luang Prabang with an overnight in Pakbeng. Pakbeng is a small city with several guesthouses. Worrying about finding a guesthouse? Don’t! Because a nice accommodation with breakfast is included.When taking the cruise from Luang Prabang to Huay Xai, we will also be happy to help get you to Chiang Khong, Chiang Rai or Chiang Mai (Thailand) by minivan, bus or Took Took. We also provide full-service to the boarder of Laos.Please join us on our luxury cruise on the mighty Mekong River. Enjoy the Mekong River Cruises to Luang Prabang or Huay Xai on the Mekong River. It will be an unforgettable experience.
Features & Details
- Life jackets/required safety gear
- Galley Stove & Oven
- Wheel steering
- Inboard Engine
- CD Player
- Chart Plotter
- Single Engine
- Fuel type: Diesel
You’ll get directions for the exact departure location when you make a booking inquiry.
50% refund up to 30 days prior.
Additional Terms & Information
Cancellation Policy: - If cancelled 2 months prior to departure, full refund will be given. - If cancelled 1 month prior to departure, 50% will be refunded. Additional Fees: - Accommodation and breakfast in Pakbeng.. - Personal expenses such as bar, telephone and laundry bills. - Foods and drinks - Tips and gratuities. - Dinner in Pakbeng. - Overtime fees.