Ecotourism Activities Available: Trekking, river
rafting, camping, kayaking, bird watching,
mountain bike tours, village home stays.
Key Species: Mammals of significance are
clouded leopard, leopard, and tiger. There are
small populations of gaur, Asian elephant, and a
possibly unique muntjac species.
Habitat: Most of the area is covered by mixed
deciduous forest. A range of mountains runs
from “Phou 2094” to the China/Lao border. The top of this range is mainly dry evergreen forest and
some grassland. Three large rivers drain southward
to the Mekong: the Nam Tha, Nam Fa, and Nam Long.
Access: Easily accessed from Luang Namtha
Town, Muang Sing and Vieng Phoukha.