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say hello to Vientiane & Luang Prabang via helicopter

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From liftoff to touch down, a helicopter ride never fails to excite one’s senses…even more so when experienced in a foreign destination! While in Laos, exclusive helicopter tours allow travellers to witness spectacular, captivating scenery from above.

Lush tropical jungles, cascading waterfalls, mystical temples and flowing rivers amidst dynamic karsts – all these hidden gems and more await with certified helicopter journeys taking off from the capital city of Vientiane and the culture-rich Luang Prabang.

 

Vientiane City Tours

Helicopter city tours leaving from a helipad at Wattay International Airport range from 15 – 30 minutes and include transfers from your hotel along with breathtaking views of the city and beyond.

15 minutes Fly over:

  • Mekong River
  • Chao Anouvong
  • That Luang Wat
  • Patuxay Monument
  • Wat Sisaket
  • Hor Phra Keo Temple
  • Presidential Palace

30 minutes Fly over:

  • Friendship Bridge
  • Buddha Park
  • Mekong River
  • Chao Anouvong
  • Wat That Luang
  • Patuxay Monument
  • Wat Sisaket
  • Wat Hor Phra Keo
  • Presidential Palace

30-minute VIP tour

  • 30-minute sightseeing tour in your own private helicopter
  • Detailed narration of flight path and commentary
  • Champagne upon touchdown
  • A complimentary gift to remind you of your experience

 

4-Day Active Vientiane

Explore the serene Buddhist monasteries and other local city attractions in Vientiane, Asia’s most laidback capital. This 4-day tour carefully balances cultural and adventurous activities whilst providing a luxurious experience, ranging from leisurely explorations of the city by bicycle to taking in a splendid birds-eye-view of the capital in a private helicopter ride.

On the third day of the journey, a VIP helicopter tour will provide you with deluxe service including Champagne on liftoff and a knowledgeable guide who will share details of your flight path. Begin by flying over the gorgeous city and then land to visit Vang Sang or the ‘Elephant Palace’, a rarely visited ancient site where Buddha images are carved in the rock. Reboard the helicopter and fly over Nam Ngum, the largest body of water in the country, formed by the Nam Ngum hydroelectricity complex. Fly over the dam and impressive lake, which is dotted with emerald green islands for a total flight time of 70 minutes.

 

5-Day Taste of Luxury Luang Prabang

Magical and charming, Luang Prabang has preserved its longstanding reputation as a stronghold of Lao culture with its splendid natural scenery and sense of timelessness. Now a UNESCO World Heritage Town, enjoy a luxury 5-day journey that explores the natural beauty of the colonial town and its surroundings. Visit the ancient Vat Xieng Thong monastery, browse the collections in the National Museum, cruise the down the mighty Mekong River on a luxurious riverboat and wander through a bustling Night Market sure to entice your senses.

On the second day, after a morning spent exploring in town, the afternoon continues with a 30-minute helicopter tour featuring sky-high views of the city and surrounds. Starting from a helipad at the new VIP terminal at Luang Prabang International Airport, the private helicopter flies above the Mekong River allowing guests to gaze upon Tham Ting Cave, Pha Tae Ke Botanical Gardens, Kuang Si Waterfall, Phousi Hill and the Luang Prabang Golf Course. You will also see the national treasures of Wat Xienthong, Wat Mai, Wat Aham and the National Museum from the lofted perspective.

 

To learn more about these luxurious Laos offerings, please contact info@la.diethelmtravel.com.

 

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