The Gibbon Experience, Huay Xai

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Explore a mountainous terrain and its indigenous animal life at The Gibbon Experience, known for sheltering the black-cheeked gibbon. In addition to the endangered primate, the reserve's 1,230 sq km (475 sq mi) protect elephants, bears, tigers, and wild water buffalos, among other species. Visit the canopy huts to examine roaming animals from a safe distance, and experience the splendor of the rainforests on a three-hour trek towards a charming waterfall and freshwater pool. Note that the hike requires a reasonable level of fitness; always carry extra water with you. Arrange to visit The Gibbon Experience and other attractions in Huay Xai using our Huay Xai route planning site .
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  • We have done the waterfall tour with our 4 children aged from 9 to 15 years. It was 3 days absolutely exceptional. In the program, walking in the jungle, bathing in waterfalls, extraordinary zip lines with views breathtaking and nights in a beautiful cabins perched at the top of the trees to observe nature. Everything was perfect the Organization, our guide, safety and simple but very good meals. An unforgettable experience for us 6, we recommend more than highly to anyone visiting Laos or North of the Thailand.
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  • We were lucky to have such an amazing group but even if we didn’t have great people the tour itself is once in a lifetime and seriously unique. Our guides X-man and kong were fun loving and spirited m...  more »
  • This is a must do in Lao and definitely my best experience in the whole country. The guides (Shout out to Khong and X-men) took really good care of us and the hikes, zip lining and especially the high...  more »
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