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Kuangsi Waterfall Hike and Pak Son Cave/ Whiskey Vilalge Kayak

My husband and I are very fit individuals whom participated in both the Kuangsi Waterfall Hike and... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Nnizefire
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New York City, New York
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Great experience but not easy!!

We are travelling Vietnam, Cambodia and Laos for 6 weeks. We are a family of 5 and my children are... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
susan h
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White Elephant Adventures is a team of Laotians, British and Canadians enthusiastic about organizing adventurous and educational hiking, kayaking, and mountain biking tours in the UNESCO World Heritage site Luang Prabang. We'll take you trekking...more
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44/3 Sisavangvong Road | Ban Xieng Mouane,, Luang Prabang 0600, Laos
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

My husband and I are very fit individuals whom participated in both the Kuangsi Waterfall Hike and the Pak Son/Whiskey Village Kayak tour separately. Both were a blast as our tour guide ‘Sing Song’ was extremely knowledgeable, explained many local sights, culture and daily life...More

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WEA_Laos, Owner at White Elephant Adventures, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Dear Nnizefire, Thank you for taking the time to write a review here. Its great to hear you had a blast of both your recents trips with us and found Song to be a great guide. Indeed, he is very knowledgeable as are all our...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We are travelling Vietnam, Cambodia and Laos for 6 weeks. We are a family of 5 and my children are 6, 9 and 11 years of age. I wanted to do the two day trek as I wanted my children to experience something different and...More

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WEA_Laos, Owner at White Elephant Adventures, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Dear susan h, Thank you for taking the time to write a review here. I am pleased to see you had a great experience and found the tour to be authentic especially that your children loved it. Indeed, while the trek is intermediate on average...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

To be honest, it was really difficult in low season to get any sort of trek if you travel alone, unless you want to pay loads. I was lucky that I happened to pop in to White Elephant just as a couple decided to book...More

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WEA_Laos, Owner at White Elephant Adventures, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Dear lindsalba, Thank you for taking the time to write a review. I'm pleased to hear you had a great kayaking trip with us recently and that the guide took good care of you. Sorry to hear you had a slip on the steps at...More

Reviewed 9 July 2018

This was by far the hardest tour that we have ever been on. Disclaimer: both my gf and I are not 'adventurous' and this was our first trek in the jungle. Ever. The tour started at the WEA main office and we took a nice...More

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WEA_Laos, Owner at White Elephant Adventures, responded to this reviewResponded 9 July 2018

Dear NHM19, Thank you for taking the time to write a review here. I'm pleased to hear you enjoyed your trek to Kuang Si waterfall with us and that Chansi took good care of you. As we are in the rainy season the conditions do...More

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Reviewed 8 July 2018 via mobile

We had a great tour with our tour guide Moli (I don’t know how to write it). We started of exploring villages in the forest and that was great experience. Our tour guide told us so many interesting things. There we walked to our kayaks...More

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WEA_Laos, Owner at White Elephant Adventures, responded to this reviewResponded 9 July 2018

Thank you for writing a review about your recent kayaking trip with your guide MoarLee. I am pleased you had a great trip and recommend the tour to others. Indeed, the Tad Sae waterfall is seasonal and is at its best typically from September to...More

Reviewed 25 May 2018

Excellent full day experience, kayak on Nam Ou River/Pac Ou Cavernous.... meets Mekong River... a great way to enjoy this area. White Elephant tours were recommended to us and we recommend them, professional, good value tour.More

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WEA_Laos, Owner at White Elephant Adventures, responded to this reviewResponded 26 May 2018

Dear Jo W, Thank you for writing a review about your trip. Its great to hear you had a wonderful time and that we had been recommended by others, thanks also for recommending White Elephant Adventures. I hope you get the opportunity to return one...More

Reviewed 7 May 2018

It was not my first time in Luang Prabang but the city still amazed me thanks to Alex and his crew. My friends and I, we were trekking to Kuang Si waterfall, kayaking through Nam Ou River to Mekong River and enjoying authentic cafes as...More

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WEA_Laos, Owner at White Elephant Adventures, responded to this reviewResponded 8 May 2018

Dear ngoctrangvu, Thank you for taking the time to write a review here and for the kind words. I'm pleased you had a wonderful couple of trips with us recently and also enjoyed your time in Luang Prabang. Indeed, the town and surrounding area has...More

Reviewed 6 May 2018 via mobile

We went on a great two day trek and stayed in a khmu village in a hut next to the chief. Chancey and Yia were brilliant guides and gave us a real insight into the culture and the nature that we passed. We were glad...More

Thank Rebecca H
WEA_Laos, Owner at White Elephant Adventures, responded to this reviewResponded 8 May 2018

Dear Rebecca H, Thank you for taking the time to write a review here. Its great to hear you had a brilliant trek with us recently, and also that both the guides gave you a closer insight into the local cultures found here. Indeed conditions...More

Reviewed 6 May 2018

Did a trek to the waterfalls, the guide was excellent - friendly, knew lots about the local people and explained how he came to work at White Elephant. The walk was gentle and the wateralls were beautiful. Good job and would recommendMore

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WEA_Laos, Owner at White Elephant Adventures, responded to this reviewResponded 8 May 2018

Dear flyingfido, Thank you for reviewing us here. Its great to hear you had an excellent day out with us recently to Kuang Si waterfall and found the guide to be friendly and knowledgable. Thank you for recommending the tour and best wishes for your...More

Reviewed 5 May 2018 via mobile

Alex and White Elephant Adventures are your go to agency if you want to get the best out of your Laos experience. Their professionalism and experience in miles ahead other companies in Luang Prabang and they offer some unique trekking experiences.More

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WEA_Laos, Owner at White Elephant Adventures, responded to this reviewResponded 8 May 2018

Dear TheNeverEndingTravel, Thank you for your wonderful review and kind words. Its great to see you had a great experience and appreciated how we do things differently. I hope you had a safe onward journey from Luang Prabang and get to return to beautiful Laos...More

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CHAMALTA
14 February 2018|
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Response from WEA_Laos | Property representative |
Dear Chamalta, We politely ask for a deposit to secure places and avoid disappointment as we can get busy and tours can easily fill up at times, however guests are welcome to delay payment until their arrival to Luang... More
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smartcar8
2 October 2017|
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Dear smartcar8, I am not sure which trek you are referring to...but going by recent reviews we had a David do our 1 day trek to Kuang Si waterfall recently. This trek starts in a traditional (though slowly developing... More
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Julie R
22 February 2016|
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Hello Julie, Thank you for contacting WEA. I'm not sure which tour you are referring to however, please note our website went down temporarily last night, but it should be back up and running within the next 2 hours. On the... More
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