The UNESCO World Heritage site of Luang Prabang offers a picturesque fusion of traditional Laotian style blended with the French colonial influence of the 19th and 20th centuries as reflected in the architecture and colonnaded streets. A lively night market and exquisite bakeries line the main promenade, and culture vultures will be delighted to explore the pagoda studded temples and climb Mount Phousi viewpoint for the best vantage of the city. An unmissable experience for every visitor to Luang Prabang begins with a sunrise wake up call, as orange robed monks bob through the streets and locals and tourists offer early morning alms.
Centrally located, Avani+ Luang Prabang is constructed around an inviting swimming pool that acts as the balmy centrepiece of this heritage hideaway. Open plan rooms offer teak furnishing accentuated with local soft furnishings, whilst French doors open onto shady terraces overlooking manicured tropical gardens. Unwind after a day's exploration at the Anantara Spa which offers signature journeys rooted in holistic practices and indigenous experiences. Guests will benefit from exclusive reopening savings.
The Mekong River flows through the heart of Luang Prabang and as such Avani+ Luang Prabang has partnered with Mekong Kingdoms to offer guests an exclusive sunset cruise. Glide down the river backdropped by rolling mountains and jungles whilst nibbling gourmet canapes and sipping signature cocktails as the sun sets on this unique corner of Asia.
Luang Prabang is famed as a gateway to the breathtaking surrounding scenery, including the Kuang Si waterfalls and Pak Ou caves. Return to the must-see attraction of the cyan blue falls ahead of the crowds to take a dip in the crystal-clear rock pools and climb to the highest cascades for a picnic. A cruise to Luang Prabang's most holy sites includes a visit to Pak Ou Caves, ascend the dramatic limestone crags to discover caverns filled with thousands of Buddhas amassed over centuries.
The scenery, the spiritual and the sacred are all interwoven into the cultural fabric of Luang Prabang. Nowhere better showcases this than the artisan corner of Ock Tok Pop, set in lush gardens a short stroll or bicycle ride away, this living crafts centre weaves the history and heritage of Laos through its textiles. Avani+ Luang Prabang is the perfect base for exploring the ancient capital. Timeless monuments and local markets abound, offering enchanting glimpses into local life at every corner.
Avani+ Luang Prabang's reopening package starts from $110 USD per night in an Avani Deluxe Room for two people and includes:
- A minimum of 3-night accommodation with breakfast for two and return airport transfers
- One sunset boat cruise on Mekong Kingdoms
- One sunrise Alms giving experience
- 20% discount on Anantara Spa treatments
The offer can be booked on www.avanihotels.com/en/luang-prabang/offers/laos-reopening-offer Travellers to Laos are required to present proof they have been fully vaccinated, travel insurance and a pre-booked hotel confirmation at Avani+ Luang Prabang Hotel. For more information about travelling to Laos, please visit www.avanihotels.com/en/luang-prabang
Source: Minor Hotel Group