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Jewel Travel is a very appropriate name: Mr. Phai is a real Jewel!

We arranged a trip to northern Laos - Sam Neua and beyond, for a several day car trip. Luckily... read more

Reviewed March 29, 2018
MangoMunky
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Bali, Indonesia
Nhom Khiew

We took a one day tour to Nhom Khiew. It’s ambitious but so worth it. Pickup at the hotel was on... read more

Reviewed February 18, 2018
Chris L
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Seattle, Washington
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Tour Agency providing full services including Adventure and Cultural Tours in Laos. With English speaking Guides new Mini Vans and years of experience, we are the best choice in Luangprabang to cover all your needs.
  • Excellent44%
  • Very good17%
  • Average1%
  • Poor19%
  • Terrible19%
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“day trip” (11 reviews)
“hmong village” (2 reviews)
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Luang Prabang, Laos
CONTACT
+856 71 253 910
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Reviewed March 29, 2018

We arranged a trip to northern Laos - Sam Neua and beyond, for a several day car trip. Luckily for us Mr. Phai was both our guide and driver and he is worth his weight in gold. Great personality, super easy to get along with,...More

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Phaivanh J, General Manager at Jewel Travel Laos - Day Tours, responded to this reviewResponded April 18, 2018

Dear Mogan, your appreciate, we would like to thank you for your time writing us the review and during the time touring in the north of Laos, Phai also had great time and happy to provide you more Info and experience that the best commendation...More

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Reviewed February 18, 2018 via mobile

We took a one day tour to Nhom Khiew. It’s ambitious but so worth it. Pickup at the hotel was on time and we drove about 1.5 hours to the boat. The trip up the river is about 1.5 hours. It is so beautiful it...More

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Reviewed January 26, 2018 via mobile

Through Jewel Travel, we booked their half day ATV-experience through the mountains to a local village. We were picked up at our hotel on time and driven to the river where the boats sail to Tad Sae Waterfalls and taken upstream to where the ATVs...More

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Reviewed January 16, 2018

We booked a trip to Kuang si Falls, leaving at 9 and returning by 12:30 as we needed to check out of our hotel. We took a shared van so didn't leave until 9:30. Driver talked on his cell phone the entire (dangerous) way to...More

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Phaivanh J, Manager at Jewel Travel Laos - Day Tours, responded to this reviewResponded January 17, 2018

Dear Sir, We are sorry for your timing to visit Kuang Si waterfall, as the first time, before your book the Ticket to visit Kuang Si Waterfall ( not the private tour or Private Transport) we are also explain you for the sharing transportation, not...More

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Reviewed June 14, 2017 via mobile

Delayed departure on Kuang Si day trip after booking with rude receptionist. No communication from reception staff. The driver drove like a maniac and came inches away from 3 accidents speeding around blind curves. On the way back, driver was more than 15 minutes late...More

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Phaivanh J, Manager at Jewel Travel Laos - Day Tours, responded to this reviewResponded June 15, 2017

Dear Sir, We all JTL Team, thank you very much for your time writing in review, we are sorry for your waiting time 15 minute for driver to pick up and drive back, due to the share public transportation to Kuang si waterfall and also...More

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Reviewed April 18, 2017

We had joined for few private tours to different places with Jewels Tours while in Luang Prabang and the experience were enjoyable. The owner, Mr Phai is a very experience and knowledgeable guide. He can speak very good English. Mr Phai had driven us to...More

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Reviewed March 22, 2017 via mobile

We went on a day trip to visit 3 hilltribes with Jewel travel. I was a bit hesitant at first thinking it might be touristy visits to buy products rather than the cultural experience I sought but Suk, our driver and guide, was fantastic. He...More

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Reviewed February 10, 2017

We did the two day trip, with trekking the first day and kayaking the second day. We loved the first day - walking through the jungle and several small villages, ending in the homestay in a somewhat bigger village. The second day I think was...More

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phaivanh p, Owner at Jewel Travel Laos - Day Tours, responded to this reviewResponded February 13, 2017

Thank you for your kind comments and taking the time to write a review of your tour with us. We are happy that you enjoyed your experience in the villages of Laos and will take away good memories of your visit to Luangprabang.

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Reviewed February 1, 2017

Phai, our guide for the day, was very knowledgeable on the history and culture of Laos and its people. His English was excellent and it was a pleasure to be in his company. He is also a very good driver - very necessary on the...More

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phaivanh p, Owner at Jewel Travel Laos - Day Tours, responded to this reviewResponded February 13, 2017

Thank you very much for your kind comments. I am very happy that you enjoyed your tour and that you leave Luangprabang with fond memories of your visit. Enjoy the rest of your visit to Laos and we hope that you will return again someday...More

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Reviewed November 23, 2016

I’m a fairly experienced traveller therefore realise there can be a bit of poetic license with some tour descriptions, but this company take the biscuit!! Our pick up was over an hour, with very little apology which was not a good start! The tour advertised...More

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