Rates & Bookings

Although the NEPL NPA tours can be booked directly at the park headquarters in Muang Hiam (formerly Viengthong), it is best to book in advance to ensure availability.

Nam Et-Phou Louey NPA Ecotour Rates*
*All rates are per person. Bookings from 1st October
 Clients per group: 1 client 2 clients 3 clients 4 clients & More
Nam Nern Night Safari 24h
2 000 000 LAK 1 500 000 LAK/Pers. 1 300 000 LAK/Pers. Same as 3 clients
The Nests 2 Days 2 500 000 LAK 1 500 000 LAK/Pers. 1 300 000 LAK/Pers. Same as 3 clients
Waterfall & Nests 3 Days 3 500 000 LAK 2 500 000 LAK/Pers. 2 300 000 LAK/Pers. 2 000 000 LAK/Pers.
Cloud Forest Climb 5 days 6 500 000 LAK 4 500 000 LAK/Pers. 4 000 000 LAK/Pers. 3 500 000 LAK/Pers.

Special rates and extras:

  • Private group surcharge – additional 1’000’000 Kip/per group/per night
  • Accommodation privacy surcharge – additional 300’000 Kip/per person/per night
  • Lao Nationals, discount 10% of the lowest rate (Example: Night Safari discount -130’000 Kip/per person)
  • Children rate:
    Ages 1-5: Free of charge
    Ages 6-10: 25% discount /person
    Ages 10 and above: Full price


  • Rates include the park entrance fee, the village development fund and wildlife sighting bonus fee, boats, food and water, guides, accommodation
  • Rates do not include transportation costs to the Nam Nern Night Safari village where the tour starts (transportation is included for all trekking tours)
  • No extra fees for seeing tigers or any other wildlife. This is included in your fee.

The way of payment: Please pay in Lao Kip only when you arrive at NEPL directly to our local guide and/or manager. Please do not pay using other currencies as we do not have a convenient place to exchange money. There is no ATM machine in the village so please prepare the necessery amount in advance.

Payment must be done before the tour start. We can’t accept late payments as most of the money is paid directly to the villagers immediately after the tour. This is a not-for-profit venture.

Where does the money go? (if 2 persons visit the nam nern night safari)

Book your tour:
Please note that the booking can be done latest 24 hours before the tour start.
Last minute booking on weekend? Please note that our reservation team is out of the office during the weekend. In case of any last minute bookings on weekend, please contact our team directly by calling on +856 20 28600038.

To book Nam Nern Night Safari – Simply click on your preferred date on the calendar below, and then fill in our online form.
To book Trekking Tours – please see the prebooked departures on Trekking Page  , or contact info@namet.org

For directions to our park headquarters at Muang Hiam (formerly Viengthong) or the start of the Nam Nern Night Safari at Ban Son Koua, click here.

Tours of the region

Why not let a tour company take care of your travel arrangements? Many of SE Asia’s leading tour companies include the Nam Nern Night Safari in their existing itineraries (listed alphabetically):

Buffalo Tours offers a 3-day Lao Jungle Safari round-trip from Luang Prabang.

Exo Travel offers an epic 22-day Journey Within tour that showcases all the best of Laos, including Luang Prabang, Wat Phou, Bolavan Plateau and 4000 Islands.

Green Discovery specializes in Adventure and Eco-tourism and will tailor-make a trip for you.

ICS Travel Group specializes in tailor-made programmes to Vietnam, Cambodia, Laos, Myanmar, Thailand, Indonesia, and India.

Jewel Travel offers a 7-day Northern Laos Wildlife Discovery tour starting and ending in Luang Prabang and taking in the Plain of Jars and Viengxai.

Khiri Travel offers The Wild North in 7 Days tour starting in Vientiane and ending in Luang Prabang and taking in the Plain of Jars and Viengxai.

Lao Youth Travel focusses on community-based eco-tourism in Northern Laos.

Nakarath Travel offers a 12-day Heritage Trail starting and ending in Luang Prabang and and including the Plain of Jars and the Viengxai Caves.

Remote Asia Travel offers a 4-day Bicycles, Boats, Jungle and Jars tour starting and ending in Luang Prabang and including the Plain of Jars.

Stray Travel offers a 6-day Laos Caves and Tiger Adventure, starting and ending in Luang Prabang, and including the Plain of Jars, the Vienxai Caves and the Hintang Standing Stones, as well as a school visit.

Tiger Trails offers a 4-day Nam Nern Night Safari tour that starts and finishes in Luang Prabang and includes the Plain of Jars.

Viengchampa is a B2B destination management company specializing in providing touring services for groups.