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Mekong meander!

Highlight of my trip to Luang Prabang. Adele had been extremely helpful with putting together the... read more

Reviewed 5 weeks ago
lesley s
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Awesome day!

Our family of five chartered this boat for the day. We visited the Kuang Si waterfalls, which were... read more

Reviewed 19 January 2018
DoctorTDenver_CO
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Bounmi Cruises offers private boutique cruises in and around the quaint World Heritage Town of Luang Prabang, Laos. Bounmi is an 18m traditional Lao slow boat transformed and retrofitted into the unique and comfortable boat she is today. Enjoy a more professional, personalized and private Mekong cruising experience. Flexibility, freedom & epic sunsets. Cruising the Mekong in Style!
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Luang Prabang 06000, Laos
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Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

Highlight of my trip to Luang Prabang. Adele had been extremely helpful with putting together the trip but unfortunately she wasn't able to join me on the day due to a personal issue.One of her friends joined me instead and we had a good time...More

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Reviewed 19 January 2018

Our family of five chartered this boat for the day. We visited the Kuang Si waterfalls, which were very pretty though crowded, and had lunch in a local village. The highlight for us was that they were having a wedding in the local village and...More

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Reviewed 12 January 2018

We spent the better part of a day enjoying a private cruise and picnic on the Mekong and stopped at a sandy beach with our two kids ages 7 and 10. Adele, her staff and trusty puppy mascot joined us with cool drinks, music, shade,...More

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Reviewed 7 January 2018

We booked a last minute cruise with Bounmi while in Luang Prabang on holiday, and Adele and her crew were incredibly accommodating. They were open to working with us on dates, times, and itineraries. Adele even came to our hotel to coordinate on things like...More

Thank Adam S
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Reviewed 12 November 2017

I'm still not sure how Adele is able to stay so calm, yet manage and deliver such high quality tours. She's professional, responsive and kind. I took a group of 15 high school students on a field trip to Laos. Safety was the most requirement...More

Thank Amy A
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Reviewed 16 August 2017

We spent a day on the Mekong on Adele's beautiful boat. It probably fits about 8-10 people so is a little bit more intimate than some of the other boats we saw. Both the boat and bathroom facilities were very clean. Adele brought a fantastic...More

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Adele F, Manager at Bounmi Cruises, responded to this reviewResponded 23 August 2017

A great day it was...Smiles! It was a pleasure to share the Mekong with you guys and thank you for taking the time to write us a review. We really appreciate it. Take care and hope to see you again one day. Cheers!

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Reviewed 13 August 2017 via mobile

We had a fantastic day on the river with Adele (great host) and Si our guide. The boat is in excellent condition a real luxury experience. The food was fantastic, Adele had already asked our preferences when booking and the fresh spring rolls and laap...More

Thank Simon K
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Adele F, Manager at Bounmi Cruises, responded to this reviewResponded 15 August 2017

A fantastic day it was, and a pleasure to have spent it with you and your girls. Thanks so much for taking the time to give us a review, we greatly appreciate it. Enjoy the rest of your time in Laos and maybe see you...More

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Reviewed 11 August 2017 via mobile

Enjoyed a fantastic trip on the Mekong. Bounmi were flexible, professional and friendly. Would certainly recommend.

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Adele F, Manager at Bounmi Cruises, responded to this reviewResponded 15 August 2017

Thank you for taking the time to recommend and review Bounmi. We greatly appreciated it. And "thanks" for letting us be a part of your Mekong/Luang Prabang experience! Smiles!

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Reviewed 2 August 2017

We had such a great time today on a small fishing trip that Adèle put together for us. Our boys of 7, 10 and 12 years old wanted to learn to fish like the locals do, such trips were nowhere to be found in Luang...More

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Adele F, Manager at Bounmi Cruises, responded to this reviewResponded 3 August 2017

Hi Martine, Thanks so much for taking the time to write a review and sharing how much you and your family enjoyed the day. It is always a pleasure to see families taking the opportunity to experience the Mekong..."local" style. Smiles! Enjoy the rest of...More

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Reviewed 6 April 2017

What a fun cruise! Adele is such a people person and knows so much of the history in Luang Prabang. She took us to the paper village, the pottery village, plus another small village and a temple all along the Mekong River. The cruise down...More

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Adele F, Manager at Bounmi Cruises, responded to this reviewResponded 8 April 2017

Sabaidee Teresa, Nice to hear from you. Thank you so much for taking the time to give us a review and for your kind comments. It was a real pleasure to be able to share the Mekong with you and Richard. Hopefully we will see...More

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kbui12
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Response from Bounmi | Property representative |
Sabaidee. Thanks for your question. Smiles! Please feel free to contact us via our website, direct email and/or by phone. Our phone number, email and website link are located on our TripAdvisor page. Cheers!
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