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Overland Tours from Yunnan to Burma  (Myanmar), Laos and Vietnam

Our overland tours from the Yunnan Province in South-West China to the neighboring countries of Burma (Myanmar), Laos and Vietnam enable our clients to explore some of the remotest and most fascinating areas of South-East Asia; regions that are not much visited by western tourists. Colorful hill tribes, various ethnic groups, stunning landscape and breathtaking scenery are just a few characteristics of these unique tours. Whether you travel along the infamous Old Burma Road to Myanmar, experience the traditional life style of the hill tribes of Northern Laos or follow in the footsteps of the French Colonialists while travelling along the narrow gauge railway on your way to the Halong Bay in Vietnam; it will be an unforgettable experience full with encounters with the local population, soft adventure activities and fascinating contrasts.

Yunnan Province and beyond

Our cross-border tours from the wild Yunnan Province in South-West China to either Burma (Myanmar), Laos or Vietnam will also fascinate the most experienced globe-trotter! You have a certain “explorer spirit”, don’t mind some longer driving hours at times and bring a certain understanding of the local customs and circumstances then you are the right person for these tours – Let’s go!

 

Crossborder Tours

Duration:
15-17 days

From the Tibetan Highlands to the Golden Land

Explore the old Burma Road, running from Myanmar to Yunnan. Join one of our tours and travel overland on a journey from the beautiful south-western China, across the border to the laid back life style of "The Golden Land". Drive through some of the remotest and most fascinating landscapes of South-East Asia; regions that are not much travelled by western tourists. Experience two fascinating countries full of great contrasts and with many enriching encounters with the local population!

Duration:
15-17 days

Overland Crossborder Tour from Lijiang to Yangon

Stunning natural landscapes, impressive river valleys, ancient temples, golden pagodas and imposing colonial style buildings are only a few of the many highlights on this tour. From the mystical Dongba culture of the Naxi ethnic minority in Lijiang you drive through spectacular scenery along the infamous “Old Burma Road” all the way to Mandalay in Burma (Myanmar). This unique journey will also inspire the most experienced globetrotter.

Duration:
12-14 days

Travel from Kunming (Yunnan) to the Halong Bay in Vietnam

Overland tour from the Yunnan Province in southwest China to the Halong Bay in Northern Vietnam. The mountainous border area between Yunnan and Vietnam is historically, ethnically, as well as scenically amongst the most inspiring and exiting areas within Southeast Asia. You travel from Kunming via the Yuanyang Rice Terraces, Sapa and Dien Bien Fu to Hanoi. The remnants of the French Colonial times are omnipresent and serve as a reminder of the French presence in Asia.

Duration:
9-11 days

Crossborder overland tour from Laos to Southern Yunnan

During this fascinating overland journey from the laid back life style of Laos to the beautiful Yunnan province we drive through some of the remotest and most fascinating areas of South-East Asia; regions that are not much travelled by western tourists. A trip full of friendly faces, stunning contrasts and some of the most breathtaking landscapes Southeast Asia has to offer.

Duration:
12-14 days

Overland Tour from Shangri-La to Luang Prabang

A scenic and culturally extremely exciting and varied journey from the golden Buddhist Monasteries on the Tibetan Highlands of northern Yunnan to the ancient temples of the former royal city of Luang Prabang in Laos. The 2-day boat trip on the Mekong river, ancient Chinese villages as well as the tastefully furnished accommodations are some of the highlights of this trip. Experience two fascinating countries full of great contrasts and stunning landscapes along the way!

Duration:
12-14 days

Overland journey from Lijiang (Yunnan) to Luang Prabang

An action-packed trip from the spectacular landscapes of Yunnan in China into the countryside of the of Laos. Travel from Lijiang in Yunnan Province as far as the gold-gleaming temples of Luang Prabang. The boat trip along Nam Ou River and the hike through Tiger Leaping Gorge are only two of the highlights of this journey. Spending nights away from the major tourist paths with local families in Khamu villages give you in addition a first-hand experience of the daily life of the native people.