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Banana Boat Tours

Open Now: 8:30 AM - 8:30 PM
Open today: 8:30 AM - 8:30 PM
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Perfect day trip - great value

Could not think of a more delightful way to spend a day in LP. If your in a rush and don't want to... read more

Reviewed 21 January 2017
Andrew C
Sydney Australia
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Pak Ou Caves Tour

The banana boat ride to see the Pak Ou Caves was very enjoyable. The view during the journey was... read more

Reviewed 9 January 2017
Arlington, Virginia
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Better boat trips and tours. The Mekong River is your gateway to local experiences and popular attractions around Luang Prabang. We also can take you to authentic experiences on and around the Nam Ou River, Nongkhiaw area. Take a tour with us and...more
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Ban Aphai | opposite the Aham Guesthouse & Sports Bar, Luang Prabang 06000, Laos
+856 71 260 654
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Reviewed 21 January 2017 via mobile

Could not think of a more delightful way to spend a day in LP. If your in a rush and don't want to experience anything like most of the rush tourists to the Falls, then skip this review. Wonderfully organised via email with Emi we...More

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Reviewed 9 January 2017

The banana boat ride to see the Pak Ou Caves was very enjoyable. The view during the journey was spectacular! We stopped by a couple of villages on the way there and back and got to see how paper, lao lao "whiskey" and scarves are...More

Reviewed 31 December 2016 via mobile

We took the day trip to Kuang Si Falls but swapped the temples for a quick visit to the Butterfly Park. From booking to when we were dropped back to town at the end of the day it was seamless. Emi kept us informed via...More

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Reviewed 28 December 2016

6 of us (including 5 & 7y.o.girls) thoroughly enjoyed the day. Seamless process with transport, boat ride and the ability to pace ourselves led to a relaxed and rewarding appreciation of the Luang Prabang surrounds--travelling the "mighty" Mekong; local temple with ancient art, cave with...More

Thank William C
Reviewed 24 October 2016 via mobile

Booked a trip for a family of 4 last minute with Banana boat for $120. Hotel pick up 9.45 then down to the quayside. First stop was the monastery and cave and then a few steps for a stunning view of Luang Prabang. An hour's...More

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Reviewed 6 October 2016

My cousin and I did a tour to Kuang Si Waterfall with Banana Boat. The communication before the tour was very good, and the owner of the shop met us at the river to tell us about the tour and get us ready. The captain...More

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Reviewed 3 October 2016 via mobile

Myself & my wife did the day tour, morning was by minivan to Kuang Si Falls, Bear Rescue Centre & Butterfly Park. Driver was very professional, helpful & on time. Falls were very impressive, not the turquoise blue colour but this was because of the...More

Thank Chris B
Reviewed 24 September 2016 via mobile

We had a great day trip with Banana Boat to the Paper Village and Kuang Si Falls. Traveling by boat to and from the falls was a great way to see the river, and we were served yummy sandwiches on the way there and snacks...More

1  Thank AnnaCMV
Reviewed 24 August 2016

Taking a private boat cruise on the Mekong River to visit the popular Kuang Si waterfalls surely beats the tuk tuk land method most people use. A comfortable boat, a friendly and competent boat captain, light lunch (sandwiches, fruits, peanuts, dried river seaweed) complemented by...More

1  Thank Nicholas L
Reviewed 17 March 2016 via mobile

We wanted to take a boat ride on the Mekong and visit the Kouangxi falls. Took the banana boat Bb01 trip. We were picked at our hotel by a tuk tuk and transferred to the boat. The first stop was a visit a temple and...More

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12 March 2015|
Response from MekongQueen | Property representative |
From Luang Prabang it is a nice overland trip to Vietnam to Dien Ben Phu and then Sapa. Luang Prabang - Nongkhiaw by road. Nongkhiaw to Mueang Kua by boat and then from Meuang Kua bus to Dein Ben Phu, where you overnight and... More