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Vientiane Orchidées

Trek 2 days with 1 camping night

Day 1:

Start Vientiane at 7:30 am from your hotel. We will find our guides to the village of Ban Hatkhay after half past one road. The time to relax your legs and get to know the villagers, we return the vehicle for 15 min to make us a Pha Say the heart of the park. This impressive waterfall is the starting point of the trek where we will evolve under the canopy of a dense forest and humid, old trees, bamboo, medicinal plants and lianas tortured. An orchid expert will explain the uses, customs, or stories about the different plants observed, especially on the rocky plateau Khouan Dan, "the paradise of orchids." The walk continues deeper into the heart of the Park, people of very different species of fruit trees, rattans, zingibéracée and other plants in a chaotic mixture of rocks or vegetation has all his rights!

Picnic beside the river Houay Say. The scenery is spectacular! Huge rocks blend into the lush, ancient trees covered with orchids, lianas, mosses and ferns us discover the true atmosphere of the jungle.
We reach the camp site to 4:30 p.m. , bathing and toilet will be a river.
Setting up camp, hammock, tent or a mat near the fire, as desired. Making dinner and overnight at the noises of the forest

Running time: approximately 5/6 hours

Day 2:
From the sunrise our guides prepare breakfast by the fire, cooking rice in bamboo and picking fresh produce in nature. The camp was lifted around 8:30 after sharing a meal very friendly. The walk takes place in different types of drills, alternating rocky plateaus and river crossings or fords a dry depending on the season. With any luck, strange insects and colorful butterflies will cross our path as well as enchanting birds, After 3 hours or 5 hours of walking (your choice), we find the majestic waterfall Tad Say, or 7 successive stages of falling dominate a large pool, perfect for swimming. After the picnic and a good relaxing time, we reach the vehicle through a final drill portion especially rich in orchids and rare endemic botanical varieties. Back to the village to drop off our guides before joining Vientiane around 18:00.

Running time: approximately 4/5 hours


  • Transport: Ford Everest, Ford Ranger or mini van
  • Meals: Breakfast, lunch, dinner
  • Guides: 2 + bearing guides (depending on number of participants)
  • Information: an orchid expert guide (French, English, Lao)
  • Equipment: walking shoes, change of clothes for swimming and for the night.
  • Equipment supplied: Hammock with insect screen, tent, mat, blanket, flashlight, mosquito repellent.

Note: Please note that orchids are very rare plants in a natural park! Do not pick the flowers you find. Just be happy to watch them in their natural environment. Taking pictures is allowed ... Thank you for your understanding.


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