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2 Days Trek Akha in Muang Khua

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Start-Finish: Muang Khua town, Phongsaly, Laos
Duration: 2 days / 1 night
Departure: 8:00 AM Daily
Difficulty: Moderate, short hill climbs and descents

Trip Overview
Hiking through mountain rice fields with nice view, to know herbal plants in the young forest, visit ethnic diversity in Muang Khua as: Tai Dam, Khmu and stay overnight with Akha village. Learn about their culture and traditional, test local food, Lao whisky (Lao Lao) and Akha traditional massage.

Day 1: Muang Khua-Ban Sang Houy-Ban Sabor. Approx. 4-5 hours
9:00 AM start from Muang Khua by Songtheo around 45 minutes to Ban Lat Xang where we start trekking. Next hiking through mountain rice fields with nice view, to know herbal plants in the young forest, a few minutes you will arrive Ban Nam Bon Tai (Tai Dam Village), we will stay in the village 30 minutes to see people and look around the village, continue walk 2 hours walk to Ban Sabor (Akha Loma Village) where we sleeping for the first day. In the Akha village if you walking and look around you will learn their culture and traditional, after enjoy local dinner and Lao whisky (Lao Lao). The final of the first day Akha people will serve you their traditional massage.
[Meals: Lunch, Dinner].

Day 2: Ban Sabor-Ban Nam Bon Tai-Muang Khua. Approx. 4-5 hours
After  enjoy the Akha daily working in the morning and breakfast, say good bye, continue walking to explore nature and beautiful view around 2.5 hours we will arrive Ban Sang Houy (Khmu Village), the lunch will provided at the village, next 30 minutes walking to where the Songtheo waiting you back to Muang Khua and enjoy Lao Beer.
[Meals: Breakfast, Lunch].
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Muang Khua Eco-Trek

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Update: 15 Dec 2013