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About The Hiker
THE HIKER was founded by a team of expert Eco-tour guides, who have been guiding in NamHa national park and other provinces of Laos for several years. THE HIKER aims to innovate the responsible local tourism industry with its professional, by delivering high motivation to the local-guides team, offering ethical services, providing premium quality eco-tours suitable for all clients, whilst sharing responsibility and benefits with local communities. THE HIKER specialises in jungle trekking tours from 1 up to 7days, while multi-adventure tours e.g. "Combined adventure trekking & kayaking" are the second specialty. Its trails are privately used, covers most of the dense forest and wilderness areas. Main accommodation recommended by THE HIKER is jungle stay, whether camping in a bamboo hut, in tent or even creating your own shelter with bamboo & banana leafs. Homestay in a remote village is also a good choice for a softer wilderness experience.
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Reviewed 1 week ago

I booked a full day trek to the Nam Ha National Protected Area with The Hiker when I arrived in Luang Namtha in December 2018. I paid $89 plus 3% credit card charge since it was a low season and no other tourists joined me...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank BonkersExplorer
Reviewed 1 week ago

These 3days trekking and kayaking have been one of the best experiences in SE-Asia. We spent three days in the deep and authentic jungle, really inside of the NamHa National Park (contrary to some other agencies: Be careful there, many lie about the location of...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Viktor M
Reviewed 1 week ago

Big thanks to The Hiker Team! I write this review to appreciate the team of The Hiker who have introduced me to experiencing their well-set model of business for local communities. Their involvement with the communities is very visible to me. No doubt why their...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Fabulous A
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We took the 3-day Wild Thrills tour, and with our outstanding guide, Noi, it exceeded our expectations. The length of the treks, the timing of the bjreaks, the food and the setting - one night in a very well-organized "jungle camp", the next in an...More

Date of experience: December 2018
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TheHikerEcotours, General Manager at The Hiker, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Dear Value customer, Thank you very much for your prompt Review, I'm very pleased to heard that you and your family were really enjoyed the 3days trek guided by Noi and local village-guides, very happy to heard that the difficulty level of the trek s...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We did the 2 day, 1 night jungle trek with this company. Communication was great. The morning of our trek, our original guide had a family emergency, so they pulled in a replacement who told us he was very hungover. I can’t really blame him,...More

Date of experience: November 2018
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TheHikerEcotours, Manager at The Hiker, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Dear De & Mi Thank you very much for your valuable feedback. We are precisely concerned and we really apologise that our arrangement for your tour was under your expectation and that was impacted your experience and time spending in this region.Your helpful comments are...More

Reviewed December 6, 2018 via mobile

Great experience. We did the 3 day 2 night hike, on top of all the great reviews below I would like to note that we ate the most delicious Laos food deep in the jungle. The Hiker involves the local community resulting in unique trails...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Bow E
TheHikerEcotours, General Manager at The Hiker, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Dear Value Customer, Appreciated your valuable comments, we are very please to heard that you enjoyed organic jungle food during the tour, your admiring the trekking trail and the campsite. With your visit and your contribution is very helpful to our crew from The Hiker(not...More

Reviewed November 24, 2018 via mobile

We really enjoyed this trek, we did the one night homestay and jungle trek. The jungle was beautiful and the village was as well. Our guide Da was very helpful and friendly. Would recommend for anyone who loves nature and local life. We wish the...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Beeancalulu
TheHikerEcotours, General Manager at The Hiker, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Dear our value customer, Thank so much for your comments, I personally thanks for your great communication via facebook message and decided to spend your valuable time experience the area with us. Glad to heard that you had a great time during the jungle trek...More

Reviewed November 17, 2018 via mobile

The 2days trekking and 1night camping is an amazing experience, our guide Peng is a top man, his english is very good, he knows everything about the jungle (plants, fruits, animals, local villages...) and he is also a top top chef!! The bbq and the...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank voolty
TomD4252, Manager at The Hiker, responded to this reviewResponded November 18, 2018

Hello Voolty, Thank you so much for your brilliant feedback for our organisation, especially for the local community. We are very happy to heard that you had a great jungle experience, Will share this positive feedback with Pheng to keep him motivated and deliver a...More

Reviewed November 11, 2018

We did a one-day-kaying-tour and enjoyed it so much. We went to the fresh market in the morning where the guide (Pheng) followed us around and told us about the local specialities. When we arrived to the river, the guide explain what do to if...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Ditte L
Reviewed November 11, 2018 via mobile

We booked the 5-day Ultimate Hiker’s Choice by emailing the company. Tom was quick to reply and very easy and friendly to communicate with - everything was sorted and we were to pay in person when we arrived in Luang Nantha the day prior. Unfortunately...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Frances463
TomD4252, Manager at The Hiker, responded to this reviewResponded November 11, 2018

Hi Fran and Leif again, I appreciated your kindness, even though you are injured and i understand that you would be quite busy with planning and organising your traveling, but it such a beautiful kindness for taking your time writing a very helpful and great...More

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