Things not to skip when travelling to Laos

17, October, 2015

Things not to skip when travelling to Laos

Laos is perfect destination for Indochina tours, travel in Laos, tourists have a lot of chance to explore so many beautiful destinations. Below are 5 of the most attractive destinations in Laos we would like to advise clients in their Laos tour.

1.    Slow boat in Mekong river
Slow boat in Mekong river is one of the most popular activity in Laos tour, this trip starts  at the Thailand - Laos border in the Laos town Huay-Xai and end of the trip in Luang Prang. To take this trip, travelers have a chance to view the beautiful landscape and green fields on the banks of river. Besides, travelers also have an opportunity to visit the local villages, Pak Ou caves and the last visiting is Luang Prabang city. 

2.    Plain of Jars
It is the most tourist attraction located in the Northest of Laos, it consists of thousand of stone jars scattered around the valleys and the foothills of the central plain of the Xieng Khouang plateau, Xieng Khouang. The jars you will visit here are thought to be over 2,000 years old, however their origins are still a mystery that is why this destination is always attract the tourist come to visit.

3.    Waterfalls of the Bolaven Plateau
A series of spectacular waterfalls set among lush forest will offer tourist a chance to visit Tad Yeaung Waterfall, Champi Waterfall, Kachep Waterfall. To visit these waterfalls, tourists also have chance for trekking to visit Lao and Khmu minorities hill tribe, enjoy Lao coffee and beautiful landscapes there.

4.    Luang Prabang
Luang Prabang is beautiful city located on the confluence of the Nam Ou and the Mekong River and is known for its numerous Buddhist temples and monasteries. Witness the morning ritual by hundreds of monks from the various monasteries as they walk through the streets collecting alms will offer tourists a wonderful Laos tours

5.    Vang Vieng
A small town next to the Nam Song River that is surrounded by jagged limestone karsts with beautiful landscapes, mysterious caves, lagoons of turquoise water are  places that tourists do not miss when travel in Laos.