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Great experience but not as remote as expected

We were travelling through SE Asia but specifically left the hill tribe trekking experience to... read more

Reviewed March 31, 2017
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Not really sure we went *into* the national park...

The company I went trekking with doesn't have a page on Trip Advisor, so I figured this would be a... read more

Reviewed February 25, 2016
Shannon S
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Established in 1993, the mountainous Nam Ha NPA stretches from the Chinese border through the middle of Namtha province, covering over 240,000 hectares and about 24% of the province. In 2003 the Nam Ha National Protected Area (NPA) was designated as...more
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Luang Namtha, Laos
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Reviewed April 30, 2018 via mobile

Nice trip with colorfully with nature and unique minority villages. I did with my friends we did have best time and enjoy with bumping rapids, best lunch fresh food we tried an edible fresh vegetables called Pam Khai eat with Jeo Nan Phak

2  Thank Linthone
Reviewed March 31, 2017 via mobile

We were travelling through SE Asia but specifically left the hill tribe trekking experience to Luang Namtha as it seemed as though it would be more untouched. This is not the case as far as we can tell. Many companies are no longer going to...More

3  Thank Shell1973
Reviewed November 11, 2016

I think these guys are part of Ethnic travel who get some pretty rubbish reviews, but I didn't realise until after I'd booked a 3 day village/jungle trek. It was then I noticed one of the folders on the desk had an Ethnic Travel logo...More

1  Thank Sarpollock
Reviewed November 5, 2016 via mobile

This is a large park close to Luang namtha. You can visit it with one of the travel agencies. The wildlife is scarce but trekking through the jungle is amazing. There are several great trekking companies in Luang namtha, with who you can arrange a...More

2  Thank Ilona R
Reviewed August 10, 2016

The Nam Ha NPA is wild! One of the last spots in SEAsia where to have real fun and observe primary forest. Just... Be Careful! Most of the companies will lie to you and tell you that they will bring you here... it is not...More

4  Thank Fabulous A
Reviewed July 17, 2016

Nam Ha is an incredibly important site, the source of 5 rivers, including 3 major tributaries of the Mekong. It has about 20 villages and many tourism agencies can arrange visits. But wildlife is scarce, with only the occasional bird call to show that some...More

1  Thank mcneely2015
Reviewed June 2, 2016

I traveled 2 months in Laos, especially in the north of the country, in order to discover a beautiful nature, to walk in the jungle and enjoy the scenery. So i've been to Luang Namtha, where a lot of companies propose to do trekking in...More

2  Thank ArthurB3556
Reviewed April 2, 2016

The NPA is a really big, lush and beautiful forest and jungle just next to Luang Namtha. You can drive through it by yourself on one paved road or you book a trek with one of the trekking agencies. I did a two day trek...More

3  Thank Hanni S
Reviewed February 25, 2016

The company I went trekking with doesn't have a page on Trip Advisor, so I figured this would be a good place to write about the trek since you need a guide to enter Nam Ha NPA. Of the several trekking services lining the main...More

6  Thank Shannon S
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