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Laos Tours & Tailormade Holidays

Group Tours    Tailormade Options    Route Map

Laos, the ‘Land of a Million Elephants’ is like a children’s fairytale set in a far-away jungle, where flashes of exotic wildlife filter through the misty greenery and jagged limestone karsts. Journey to this quiet, serene country and travel back in time, for modern life seems to have forgotten this landlocked wonder. From the North’s mountainous terrain and indigenous hill tribes, to the South’s sparkling paddy fields and traditional markets, Laos is sure to spark your imagination as one of Asia’s last untouched destinations.

Greg & Jan Sheffer (Classic Indochina) "Our trip with Travel The Unknown was one of our best trips ever. All went as planned, wonderful guides, perfect hotels - best of all: excellent scheduling of activities and time to rest - balance was just what we needed!! Thank you to all staff involved!"

Group Tours

These following tours are all scheduled group tours. If the dates do not suit you or you want to do them on a private basis please contact us and we will do our best to accommodate you.

Tour Country Dates Days Price
Classic Indochina
Lively cities, majestic coastlines and welcoming people

Off the beaten track :   
Activity :  
22 Oct 2017
11 Mar 2018
21 Oct 2018
19 £ 3,895
Essential Laos
Discover Laos’ temples, tribes and islands

Off the beaten track :   
Activity :  
16 Sep 2017
10 Feb 2018
15 Sep 2018
11 £ 1,795
Hidden Indochina
Capture the true essence and diversity of Indochina

Off the beaten track :   
Activity :  
29 Sep 2017
16 Mar 2018
28 Sep 2018
21 £ 3,895
Hidden Laos
Spectacular landscapes & the hidden culture of Laos

Off the beaten track :   
Activity :  
30 Sep 2017
24 Feb 2018
29 Sep 2018
14 £ 2,295

Tailormade Options

For a private and personal experience we can arrange a bespoke tailormade trip to cater specifically to your needs. Please review our group tours for tailormade ideas and complete our online tailormade enquiry form to let us know what you are looking to do and we will be happy to accommodate you.


Laos boasts a wide range of trekking and cycling options to suit every level and taste. It also offers a wealth of other activities including rafting, kayaking, zip-wiring, tree-top canopy walks, mountain biking, climbing, caving and river trips.


Dominated by the vast expanse of the Mekong River the temple ruins of Wat Phou, estimated to date back as far as the pre-Angkorian Chenla kingdom which ruled the area in the 6th to 8th centuries, was designated a UNESCO World Heritage Site in 2001.

The Plain of Jars is one of Southeast Asia`s most misunderstood prehistoric landscapes. Across the fields of Phonsavan, peculiar monuments, believed to be a part of an ancient society`s burial rituals, dot the landscape. Some of these jars are decorated with carved images of monkeys, tigers and frogs, related to ancient animistic beliefs. The area is also the most heavily bombard in the World after intense and lengthy carpet bombing during the Vietnam War and local architecture betrays traces of this in its choice of materials.

Private & Tailormade Tour Options

The following tours can be run as private tours. They can also be customised, extended, shortened etc. or combined with a group tour to give you the perfect tour. Contact us and let us know how we can help you. Alternatively if you are interested in any of the trips below as a group tour, let us know and we will endeavour to make that happen. Prices shown are per person, based on 2 people travelling.

Tour Country Dates Days Price

Extensions & Ideas

These trips are intended either as extensions to group tours or to use as inspiration for ideas for tailormade tours. They can also be used for ideas of things to do on a private tour. Please contact us if you have any questions

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