Luang Say Cruise

Luang Say Cruise is a fleet of three boats travelling from Huay Xai to Luang Prabang, or from Luang Prabang to Huay Xai. Luang Says are simple buts characterful vessels, providing comfortable means of traveling by day and offering fantastic views of the varied scenery along the Mekong River.



The boats are 34m long with a 420 HP engine with a capacity for 40 people seated in comfortable chairs and benches, each seat has an open air vista. Each cruise departure with an English speaking guide on hand to answer any question during the trip. Luggage can be stored and locked securely overnight in a large compartment underneath the deck.




A buffet lunch is served on board, which was carefully prepared to introduce Laotian cuisine and its typical flavors. Water, tea and coffee are complimentary during the cruise on the Mekong. There is also a bar serving wine, beer, spirits and soft drinks.





Luang Say offers 2-day cruise trip between Huay Xai and Luang Prabang, or vice versa. As part of the trip, you will spend the night at Luang Say Lodge - half way between Huay Xai and Luang Prabang, where you can experience the fiery and romantic sunset from the luxury teak and rosewood bungalow along the river.





Located on the left bank of the Mekong, Luang Say Lodge is backed by mountainous jungle. Featuring 20 large pavilions, each elegantly furnished in dark toned wood and white fabrics, and offering stunning panoramic views on 3 sides of the Mekong.


The traditional Laotian architecture provides accommodation of comfort and character. Each bedroom is equipped with high ceiling mosquito nets, electric fans, large private bathroom with hot shower and western style toilet.


A central riverbank restaurant, overlooking the Mekong River, is reached by wooden walkways from the pavilions. Here you will enjoy fine, mainly organic, food and can order a choice of drinks from the well-stocked bar.