Xiang Khuan is the Laos name for Vientiane Buddha Park
Vientiane Activities

Buddha Park, Vientiane

Buddha Park, also known as Xiang Khuan, located on the bank of the Mekong River 23 km from Vientiane city centre, is a popular tourist attraction. The cheapest way to get there is to take [Read more…]

Buddha statue at Wat That
Vang Vieng Activities

Wat That, Vang Vieng

Wat That is the largest temple in Vang Vieng in Central Laos. Wat That is open during daylight hours and admission is free. About Wat That Wat That is relatively large compared to other temples in [Read more…]

Ordination hall at Wat Kang
Vang Vieng Activities

Wat Kang, Vang Vieng

Wat Kang is a small Buddhist temple located at the north end of Vang Vieng town in Laos. Wat Kang is open to visitors during daylight hours and admission is free. About Wat Kang Wat Kang [Read more…]

Namsong Bridge in Vang Vieng
Vang Vieng Activities

Namsong Bridge, Vang Vieng

The Namsong Bridge is a toll bridge in the centre of Van Vieng town which connects the eastern side of the Namsong River where Vang Vieng town is located with the western side where most [Read more…]

Jar Site 3 near Phonsavan in Laos
Phonsavan Acitivies

Jar Site 3, Plain of Jars

Jar Site 3 is the least visited of the three jar sites near to Phonsavan, which is the main town in Xiangkhouang Province, better known as the Plain of Jars. Jar Site 3 has fewer [Read more…]

Mushrooms on sale at Xayaboury Market
Xayaboury Activities

Xayaboury Market

Xayaboury Market is an outdoor wet market in the Ben Thana area of Xayaboury in North Western Laos. Xayaboury Market is very much the focal point of the quiet town of Xayaboury which is very [Read more…]

First cluster of jars at Jar Site 2
Phonsavan Acitivies

Jar Site 2, Plain of Jars

Jar Site 2, also known as Hai Hin Phu Salato, is one of three places easily accessible from the town of Phonsavan where visitors can go to see the mysterious stone jars after which the [Read more…]

Bags for sale on Walking Street
Vang Vieng Activities

Walking Street, Vang Vieng

Walking Street is Vang Vieng’s main tourist market selling a wide variety of goods, food and drink. Walking Street opens every night from around 17:00 until 24:00 and admission is free. About Walking Street Walking Street [Read more…]

Stalactites and stalagmites in Tham Chang Cave
Vang Vieng Activities

Tham Chang Cave, Vang Vieng

Tham Chang Cave is the only major tourist attraction within easy walking distance of Vang Vieng town. Tham Chang Cave is open Monday to Friday from 08:00 to 11:00 and 13:00 to 16:00, and from [Read more…]

Larger jar at Jar Site 1
Phonsavan Acitivies

Jar Site 1, Plain of Jars

Jar Site 1, also known as Thong Hai Hin, is one of the largest collections of the giant stone jars after which the area in which they are located, the ‘Plain of Jars’, is named. [Read more…]