Why Rickshaw

Why Rickshaw

At Rickshaw we’re all about bringing you closer to a destination through our small-scale accommodation, local experiences and excursions. In Laos you can stay in an eco-lodge at the heart of the Bolaven Plateau, take a kayak trip between the Laos’ famous limestone peaks and visit the misty hills of Nong Khiaw.

  • Kayak between the incredible limestone peaks of Vang Vieng
  • Journey north to the misty hills of Nong Khiaw
  • Sleep in an eco-lodge in the heart of the Bolaven Plateau

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Top Tips

Ten terrific top tips for travelling in South East Asia

by Brittany

Our experts have travelled far and wide across South East Asia and have put together their handy top tips to avoid common packing blunders and temple fails.
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