TREK ON OLD FALANG TRAIL
Start: Muang Sing town; Finish: Luang Namtha town Duration: 2 days / 1 night, Departure: 08:30AM (October-June) Difficulty: Moderate and some difficulty, short hill climbs and descents To explore real nature, trek through overgrown of forest (the center of Nam Ha National Protected Area) on the old Falangs trail (50 year ago road Muang Sing to Luang Namtha), hike to higher mountain 1,900 meters from sea level to see marvelous view of the mountain, that wide as far as the eyes can see, some on the top of wide cogon grass you can see unlimited view, that make our entranced and that area was place of the old French army, to see beautiful sunset and sunrise.
Day 1: Muang Sing Town - Old French Army Departure from Muang Sing by tuk-tuk to stop at That Xieng Tueng take few minutes, next continue up on the old Falangs trail to explore nature, you will see many kind of forest, while you trekking on the trail some where you will see green nature of view and some wide as far as the eyes can see. Around 2.5 hours you will arrive place for lunch that high mountain around 1,650 meters from the sea level. After enjoy with the traditional lunch, continue walk through old forest about an and half hours we arrive the wide of cogon grass, next walk up to the view point where higher 1,800 mater, this place you can see unlimited view as: view on the northeast you will see thousands of green mountains, view on the southeast nearly you will see green mountain as far from the green mountain you will see unlimited of forest mountain and view of the western most higher mountains, that make you happy and untiring, then walk on cogon grass you will see some rest of American army equipment and you will arrive the camp around 16-17:00 and this’s place also view point more than 1,880 meters, from here you will see Luang Namtha and Muang Sing Valley that marvelous view of the mountain and also you will see beautiful sunset. Your guides will prepare dinner and tent for you. [Meals: Lunch, Dinner] Approximately: 6 - 7 hours
Day 2: Old French Army - Ban Nam Yang - Luang Namtha Town On the early morning the guide will prepare coffee for you, then you will see great of sunrise, after breakfast continue trek on the end of mountain about 2 hours, then walk into the wild, lunch will prepare on the trail by the guide, walk to Ban Nam Yang valley visit their culture and life, they are Akha, the Tuk Tuk waiting at the village for get you back to Luang Namtha town. Approximately: 5 - 6 hours
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