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Nam Dee Homestay “Lanten Village” in Luang Namthar provided by Visit Asia Travel

Nam Dee Homestay “Lanten Village” in Luang Namthar

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Experience the Lanten culture & tradition, Baci-ceremony, taste local meals, stay overnight with families, participate & learning how to make paper from bamboo, natural dyeing & traditional weaving. Short trek in the preserve forest area, visit waterfall & participate in the day-to-day work of the family.
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Luang Namtha
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    Luang Namtha
    Stop: 8 hours -
    Start at 3:30 PM from our office by Tuk Tuk or bicycle (depending on your preference) to the village of Ban Nam Dee “Lanten” along a dirt road for 6 km. Today you will learn & practice how to make paper from young bamboo, natural dyeing & the traditional weaving, participate the traditional Baci-ceremony & local music, taste local meals, talk about village history with owner home stay & go to bed. After breakfast the next morning, you have time for short trek through the preserve forest area to see different kind of forest products, visit Nam Dee waterfall, your picnic lunch will prepare on the trail, after lunch you will back to Luang Namtha town. Season of community based tourism activities: January-March: bamboo-paper-making, planting vegetables, sowing corn, dyeing clothes, weaving. April-May: learn & practice how to grow rice on mountain-slopes. June-August: learn & practice how to prepare the fields for wet rice, and to plant the seedlings. September: plant and care vegetable-gardens. October-November: practice how to harvest rice field and the mountain rice or corns. December-January: take part in house building and festivals or in collecting food. Ban Nam Dee (Lanten Village). Located far from Luang Namtha around 6 km, they are Lao Huay (Lanten) that still keeps their traditional culture and way of life and a good place to observe the progress of bamboo paper making. Behind the village you will see the entrance to the Nam Dee Waterfall. The area around the waterfall offers good facilities, like a small handicraft shop managed by the villagers; toilets and a house for picnics, etc. Note: Home stay itinerary is a basic guideline only & subject to change.
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Luang Namtha
Luang Namtha, LaosPlease be ready and wait at the lobby of Hotel, one of our team will pick up you as the scheduled time.
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Departure Point
Luang Namtha, Laos
Duration
8h
Return Details
Returns to original departure point
Inclusions
  • Bottled water
  • English speaking tour guide
  • Accommodation “Home stay”
  • Local meals depend on season
  • Tour permit & provincial tax on net income
Exclusions
  • Alcoholic Beverages
  • Gratuities
  • Private transportation
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Additional Info
  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
  • Not wheelchair accessible
  • Most travellers can participate
  • Start-Finish: Luang Namtha town.
  • Duration: 1 Night & half day.
  • Departure: 3:30 pm.
  • Difficulty: Easy, suitable for families
  • Bring a small backpack which should contain following items
  • Home stay: participants must be aware that there are no western-style toilets and washing facilities
  • Sleeping is on a bamboo or wood floor, dormitory style
  • Sleeping bags, foam mats & mosquito nets are supplied
  • This tour/activity will have a maximum of 15 travellers
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All sales are final and incur 100% cancellation penalties.

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