Nam Ha NPA 1 Day Trekking
Enter into the heart of the Nam Ha national protected area, and along the way, you may encounter villagers collecting forest products or local herbs and natural medicines for sale in the market .
We begin at 9am at the Suti Travel office and take a tuk-tuk and stop at a Lanten ethnic minorty village along the roadside, before continueing to the Khmu village village 20 minutes away that lies with the Nam Ha Protected Area. There we can see daily and traditional culture and custom of theirs. We’ll meet our local Khamu guide who leads you trekking in the jungle.
After that we start our trekking from the village to the mountain and trek a long the stream. Enter into the heart of the Nam Ha national protected area, and along the way, you may encounter villagers collecting forest products or local herbs and natural medicines for sale in the market .
Our Khmu guide shows and teaches about the traditional experience Khamu way of cooking a meal, it looks like jungle man living in the dense jungle terrain by using bamboo, rattan, and banana leaves to make tablecloths, soup pots, meat skewers, spoons and chopsticks. It’s a barbecue you’ll never forget!
After that, we walk up the hill and a long the ridge in the dense jungle terrain about 2–3 hours. This trekking is quite challenging until to the small waterfall into the Nam Ha national protected area (6-7 metres high). Then we take a break for take a picture about 10-15minutes. After that, we walk along the stream and continue to the Nam Ha village.
We head back to Luang Namtha by tuk-tuk and visit the provincial market to see some of the forest products you saw in the jungle for sale in the local market. We finish off with a herbal sauna around 6pm.
Included in above prices:
. Transport vehicle
. Food and drinking water
. Government tax and service
. French, English and Chinese speaking guide
. Local guide at the village
. Travel insurance of third personal
. Free Lao traditional massage one hour
Notice: 1. Here we sale travel insurance for trek. If you need to buy it. The price depends on your option.
Not included in above prices:
. Tip and other personal expenses
What to bring?
Hat, sunscreen, extra set of clothes, trekking shoes or boot, mosquito repellent, torch, snack, sunglasses, sarong, camera, personal medications,
a towel, sandals, first aid kit if you have it, warm clothes for the evening ( Nov-Mar ), rain coat if raining season and money to buy handicrafts.
Book for more than 10 people, contact us directly
Meet at the Suti Tour Office in central Luang Namtha for a 9am departure.