A Ticket to Ride in Southern Laos

January 23, 2015 by | Filed Under: Adventure Travel, Authentic Experiences, Laos, News

things to do for day trip cycling along Southern - Laos

Khiri Travel welcomes travelers to slow down and explore local life from the seat of a bicycle. Meandering on two wheels along the Mekong around Pakse and Don Khon Island reveals the true character of southern Laos. For those who want to wander off for a day trip, Khiri Travel Laos has the bikes, maps and detailed route descriptions available for their guests staying in the area. A cycling holiday is energetic yet relaxing—a fun way to explore hidden secrets in the countryside.

things to do at Don Khone Train , Southern Laos

Go with the flow and pedal to Li Phi waterfalls. Do they really “trap evil spirits” or explain the reason for the abandoned railway engine of Don Khon? Bicycles are a common site on the back roads between farms and villages and perfect transport for a side trip to Wat Phou, an ancient Khmer temple. These mysterious ruins set amid a scenic landscape are a “don’t miss” destination near Pakse.