Private Baci Ceremony at Local Home

Private Baci Ceremony at Local Home
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This 2-hour tour take you to participate in a baci ceremony and be welcomed by hospitable local family. This pre-Buddhist Lao ritual - now a national custom - offers blessings to visitors with a cotton string tied around the wrist for good luck.

Tour Itinerary

2 hours private tour (4.30pm  – 6.30pm)

Pick up from your hotel in Luang Prabang, drive to a local village called Ban Khom Khuang. En route, you’ll make a stop at the nearby Ban Xang Khong village, which features paper made from mulberry bark as well as beautifully woven textiles.

On arrival to Ban Khom Khuang village, you’re invited into the home of a local family for the private Baci ceremony. Led by the nai ban, or village elder, this friendly, pre-Buddhist ritual is performed to celebrate special occasions such as marriage, the birth of a child or recovery from illness — and to honor visitors with tidings of good fortune. Watch as a white, knotted thread symbolizing luck, friendship and good health is gently tied around your wrist while you’re blessed. Traditionally, the thread is worn for a minimum of three days or until it falls off on its own.

Your guide explains everything during the 30-minute baci ceremony and answers any questions you have before driving you back to your hotel.

Tour price

Private baci ceremonry in Luang Prabang

No of travelers 2 pax 3-5 pax 6-8 pax 9 pax up
USD/person $89 $75 $55 $42

Not fit your requirement? Feel free to contact us to plan this trip and get the best possible price based upon your travel period and specific touring needs

Tour inclusive

  • Transportation by private vehicle,
  • English speaking tour guide,
  • Participation in baci ceremony

Tour exclusive

  • Food & drinks, personal expenses, other not mentioned above
  • Travel insurance,
  • Gratuities (optional)

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