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Exploring Nong Khiaw

This review is long overdue. We spent 3 days in the village of Nong Khiaw . We booked a transport... read more

Reviewed January 10, 2017
Bern, Switzerland
A wonderful experience

Contrary to other recent reviewers, my Wife and I have nothing but praise for Green Discovery. We... read more

Reviewed February 25, 2018
Colin R
Sawtell, Australia
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The office in Nong Khiaw is currently closed. Feel free to visit our office in Luang Prabang or our website to book a tour in this region or in other cities in Laos.
Suggested duration: More than 3 hours
Street 1 C, Nong Khiaw, Laos
+856 86 211 484
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Reviewed December 11, 2018 via mobile

This office does still exist and is on the corner of the first turning left as you come over the bridge from the south side. The owner roped us in and engaged us fully with the planned trekking, tour and kayaking. What we actually got...More

Date of experience: December 2018
1  Thank danny1127
Reviewed February 25, 2018

Contrary to other recent reviewers, my Wife and I have nothing but praise for Green Discovery. We booked a 2 day trip which included short visits to a number of villages, a trek to a waterfall, an overnight stay in a Hmong village, and kayaking....More

Date of experience: November 2017
Thank Colin R
Reviewed November 21, 2017

Our guide Jo spoke badly English. My Lao friend had to translate most of the (few) things he told me. Most of the time he was speaking Lao with my friend. The visit to the Hmong village of Muang Ngoi is nothing special. Similar visits...More

Date of experience: November 2017
1  Thank 2015w0rldtraveller
Reviewed November 16, 2017

I booked a day trip from nong khiaw to muang ngoi neua. The pickup from our accommodation was okay. However, i was very disconcerted to find that instead of catching the boat from the nong khiaw boat pier, we were driven to the other side...More

Date of experience: October 2017
Thank sweetstarneon
Reviewed April 28, 2017 via mobile

Enjoyed an amazing experience kayaking from Nong Khiaw to Luang Prabang over 3 days with our great guide Thong! We stayed in wonderful little homestays in villages that had only seen westerners a couple of times and had the best experience with them. The Kayaking...More

Date of experience: April 2017
Thank Kirsten S
Reviewed April 3, 2017

A beautiful one day trek to discover Mong and Khmou villages Our guide P.I.G. Was excellent and extremely kind with a lot of interesting comments all along the day. Highly recommanded!

Date of experience: April 2017
Thank Aude G
Reviewed January 18, 2017

We have used Green Discovery elsewhere in Laos and found them to be professional, experienced and good value. That is why we chose to book a trip with them when we arrived in Nong Khiaw. We arranged a cycling trip which was advertised as taking...More

Date of experience: January 2017
1  Thank Ruderies
Reviewed January 14, 2017

Thrilled that we found Green Discovery. Like many visitors/backpackers in developing countries we look for authentic experiences provided by socially responsible companies, that protect the local environment and benefit local people as much as possible. Our tour led by guide Joy Feuanglorkham was excellent. We...More

Date of experience: October 2016
1  Thank Suzanne157
Reviewed January 10, 2017

This review is long overdue. We spent 3 days in the village of Nong Khiaw . We booked a transport from Lang Prabang you can pay for a private taxi which is about 120$ US or the local mini bus for 7$ get there early...More

Date of experience: February 2016
1  Thank Margaret037
Reviewed December 6, 2016

So, wanted to find an alternative transport to get around Laos and found this 3day trip from Nong Khiaw to Louang Prabang by kayak. Yes it was more expensive and alot slower but very enjoyable. The bad points :- Due to the inexperience/lack of English...More

Date of experience: November 2016
Thank sharonagius
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