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What to do in Laos
Laos often gets overlooked as a destination, being neighbours with Thailand, Vietnam, Cambodia, China, and Myanmar. But don’t make that same mistake. You’ll miss out on the mountainous terrain, architecture, incredible parks, World Heritage Sites, and plenty of other natural and manmade wonders of the city. So take a trip to this country and be pleasantly surprised with all the things you’ll love in Laos.
Travel straight to a UNESCO World Heritage Site when you fly to Luang Prabang. Discover the country’s culture at the Traditional Arts and Ethnology Centre. Visit Haw Kham (Royal Palace) for the museum and the performances.
Be dazzled by the golden Vipassana Temple and Park. Get a fantastic view of the city at the top of Phou Si hill. Then get out of town and head to Kuang Si Falls, Pak Ou Caves, and Tad Sae Waterfalls.
Fly to Vientiane to visit Lao National Museum and Haw Pha Kaew. Bring your camera and take the best travel photos at Buddha Park, Patuxai, and Wat Sisaket.
Experience a great outdoor adventure when you go river tubing in Vang Vieng. Enjoy rock climbing here too, and also at Nong Khiaw and Muang Ngoi Neua. You can also hike the Ban Nalan Trail in Luang Namtha.
Daredevils will love kayaking down the mighty Mekong River between Luang Prabang and Vientiane. After that thrilling adventure, calm your heart at any of the herbal saunas in Laos.
So what are you waiting for? Start planning your trip to this awesome Asian country, and get travel tips and ideas about the cost of traveling in Laos.
When to visit Laos
Weather-wise, the best time to visit Laos is during the country’s dry season from November to April. But if you want fewer tourists and cheaper prices during your trip, book your flights to Laos for May to October.
Secure your travel visa before you fly to Laos from the Embassy of Laos to Australia and New Zealand. You can also get a tourist visa on arrival for 30 days from a number of locations in the country. Just visit Smartraveller for more travel info, and check if your passport is valid for at least six months when you fly back to Australia.
Travelling to and around Laos
Laos will welcome you either at Wattay International Airport in Vientiane or Luang Prabang International Airport. Wander around the beautiful country of Laos by plane, bus, minibus, boat, taxi, and three-wheeled taxis like the tuk-tuk.
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