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Tad Sae Waterfall

Luang Prabang, Laos
+856 20 58 550 000
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Full-Day Nam Khan River Kayaking and Tad Sae Waterfall Tour from Luang Prabang
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Hike and Kayak the Nam Khan River Valley Small-Group Tour from Luang Prabang
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  • Excellent49%
  • Very good30%
  • Average13%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible4%
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“zip lining” (42 reviews)
“elephant riding” (50 reviews)
“dry season” (49 reviews)
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Luang Prabang, Laos
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+856 20 58 550 000
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Very nice falls however the site is very commercial with zip lines & elephant rides. Best to get here very early to beat the crowds. You can also hike a bit further up to some more secluded areas

Thank Andrew T
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The surroundings are gorgeous and the waterfall pools very inviting but the area around is quite commercial. It was a nice place to relax for a brief period of time and people watch but not a quiet experience at all!

Thank Vicpsych
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This was at the end of a tour visiting the Ban Hoay Fai, Ban Tim Pha and Ban Hoay Yien with Tiger Trail, we accessed it by boat, the view along the river is gorgeous and we were lucky enough to be blessed with good...More

Thank mifen9
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

My afternoon there I was amazing and the place is not too crowded. I walked up to the 3rd fall and was totally alone there.

Thank vgrenier91
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The 20,000 kip boat ride (5 minutes) to the waterfall was quite a weak hearted one, as it seems the boat can belly up any moment, if one is not familiar with small boat ride. However, one will be rewarded thereafter. with the beauty of...More

Thank alextanwm
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

These waterfalls really blew us away. We booked a car for the day and had Tad Sae and Kuang Si Waterfalls to do. These were by far the favorite of the Two waterfalls. There are a few fee's that you need to pay before you...More

Thank twindadtravels
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Admit it, if you have seen many waterfalls, you just don't need to see many more. We though decided to come to this one once more and were surprised. It's been a journey to get there, nice adventure on a boat, but then you also...More

Thank Ba0zi
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Don't get me wrong, this place is quite nice and worth a visit. However bear in mind that it's quite a tourist trap as well. First of all, the arrival - you pay 5.000 KIP for parking, 10.000 KIP for a boat ride and then...More

Thank Petr S
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

By arriving before lunch you avoid the madding coach crowds. Walk from the top down . Can see bear sanctuary at bottom.

Thank Mol1957lie
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Took package of Kayak to & from Tad Sae waterfall along Nam Khan river at US35/pax. (incl. zipline at US75/pax) total value for money.

Thank Christina C
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Mtn_Walker456
23 February 2017|
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Response from linktolinh | Reviewed this property |
Sad thing about Tad Sae is it's dry during hottest season like April or May. But still have some water runing down... you may feel a bit disappointed seeing a dry waterfall.
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MelissaOoi
14 August 2016|
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Response from jodiemoon80 | Reviewed this property |
We stayed in the downtown, just next to the main streets. There is no other place close to the Tad Sea Waterfall which is out of the downtown. It takes 45 minutes - 1 hour to Tad Sea by tuk tuk. But the road is quite good... More
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