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Waste of money

We done the half day buggy tour today. Straight away we were asked to pay 40,000 kip for the bridge... read more

Reviewed 8 November 2017
Jamie C
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Scotland, United Kingdom
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Very average

Did the full day kayaking trip with VLT, which is option 3 on their promotional literature. Cost... read more

Reviewed 28 July 2017
Jamesthescot71
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Local Tours and Activities in Vang Vieng. Travel and Tourism Services for the whole of Laos.
  • Excellent60%
  • Very good18%
  • Average7%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible7%
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“water cave” (8 reviews)
“hmong village” (3 reviews)
“kayaking trip” (5 reviews)
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Vang Vieng, Laos
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Reviewed 8 November 2017 via mobile

We done the half day buggy tour today. Straight away we were asked to pay 40,000 kip for the bridge and admission to the blue lagoon. This should be included in the price. We left at 9.15, drove for 15 minutes to the blue lagoon...More

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Reviewed 28 July 2017 via mobile

Did the full day kayaking trip with VLT, which is option 3 on their promotional literature. Cost about 22 USD each. Boats are very old and have been repaired multiple times, our boat took on water and sank within first 5 minutes and had to...More

Thank Jamesthescot71
Reviewed 20 July 2017 via mobile

There are about a zillion compagnies that offer tours around Vang Vieng. We chose VLT on the basis of the reviews here and on Google maps. We wanted a bespoke tour, that was not specifically in the books, but was arranged easily at the booking...More

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Reviewed 1 July 2017 via mobile

We booked a half day kayak/half day "mountain trekking" tour with VLT. The "mountain trek" was a 10 minute walk to lunch, during which we had to repeatedly stop and wait for our guide. The rest of the tour was nothing like what we had...More

Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed 25 June 2017 via mobile

I've booked a mini van ticket with them to Vientiane but ended up in a bus. The excuse was the mini van was broken!

Thank Ana Q
Reviewed 20 April 2017 via mobile

VLT we're fabulous. They picked us up from our hotel a long distance from Vang Vieng town and were early both days. The zip lining was great and we enjoyed the blue lagoon - though it is very busy with tourists. Afterwards they brought us...More

Thank Rapunzella
Reviewed 28 March 2017 via mobile

What a bad experience. Nothing to do with guide or the places we went. We booked buggies to go to Blue lagoon and our buggy broke down 4 times! And we changed buggies 3 of those times The seat of one was lose and dangerous...More

Thank stephiepepsi
Reviewed 28 March 2017 via mobile

Booked through VLT a buggy with a guide to head to blue lagoon 1 and 3 first of all the guide was not informed and had to get more fuel which delayed us 15 min for nothing! Second thing the buggy was extremely bad we...More

2  Thank Didier G
Reviewed 28 February 2017 via mobile

We booked with VLT because we wanted to paddle more than just a few hours, as is the case in most of the half-day trips. Pick up on time, then a 45 min paddle to the (funny) tourist-gathering: cave and elephant cave. Stayed there about...More

Thank thomasvends
Reviewed 20 February 2017 via mobile

The four of us were picked up in town and driven 15 minutes to the kayak start. Flotation jackets are compulsory and we were put in two man kayaks. Basic instruction was given safety, how to kayak and how to follow the leader. The river...More

Thank Johnnie1948
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