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Green Discovery

Street 1 C, Nong Khiaw, Laos
+856 86 211 484
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A wonderful experience

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

Reviewed 25 February 2018
Colin R
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Sawtell, Australia
Bad guide, waste of money. Book your daytrips elsewhere!

Our guide Jo spoke badly English. My Lao friend had to translate most of the (few) things he told... read more

Reviewed 22 November 2017
2015w0rldtraveller
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The Hague, The Netherlands
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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.
  • Excellent64%
  • Very good13%
  • Average6%
  • Poor13%
  • Terrible4%
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“home stay” (3 reviews)
“pak ou caves” (3 reviews)
“village life” (3 reviews)
Suggested Duration: More than 3 hours
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Street 1 C, Nong Khiaw, Laos
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+856 86 211 484
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Reviewed 25 February 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

Thank Colin R
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Reviewed 22 November 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

Thank 2015w0rldtraveller
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Reviewed 16 November 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

Thank sweetstarneon
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Reviewed 29 April 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

Thank Kirsten S
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Reviewed 3 April 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!

Thank Aude G
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Reviewed 18 January 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

Thank Ruderies
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Reviewed 14 January 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

1  Thank Suzanne157
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Reviewed 10 January 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

1  Thank Margaret037
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Reviewed 6 December 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

Thank sharonagius
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Reviewed 23 November 2016

My husband and I loved this trip. Boating up the Nam Ou from Non Khiaw to Mong Noi we passed water buffalo, farming and weaving villages, and beautiful mountains and jungle. We visited several villages along the way and trekked through rice fields and teak...More

1  Thank Mary P
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