Southeast Asia is well known for its ubiquitous and varied means of transport, and in Laos the mighty Mekong River is one of the best ways to see its rural villages, ancient temples, and stunning mountain landscape.
For something a little out of the ordinary, why not try one of our unique day tours; like our enjoyable boat ride and picnic lunch; a morning walk in Luang Prabang, or a cycling tour of Pakse – the choice is yours!
Visit the spectacular Kuang Si Falls near Luang Prabang, a fun-filled tour in this beautiful natural habitat that takes you for a local village lunch, swimming in the falls, and trekking to see a local bear sanctuary.
Luang Prabang is only getting better! Read about a government certification program that elevates safety and hygiene standards in tourism and hospitality.
Every year over 200 Lao artisans travel to Vientiane to exhibit high quality handicrafts at the Laos Handicraft Festival starting this year, 30 October 2016.
Water is the central focus in the celebration of the Lao New Year holiday in both worship at the temple and playful celebration on the streets.
These Valentine’s Day tips for twosomes rekindle the romance such as scenic cruises, dining under the stars, and gliding on a small boat through a flooded forest. Lovers on holiday can also opt for romantic Valentine’s day trips in Southeast Asia with a “mock wedding” or a special blessing ceremony.
One of the most popular markets on a visit to Laos is the night market in Luang Prabang. Each night, local vendors set up this portable shopping and souvenir bonanza under a series of tents that stretch the length of the Old Town’s main thoroughfare.
The 4th Luang Prabang Film Festival opens this weekend in Laos and runs 7-11 December. The festival’s Official Travel Partner
Those who are familiar with Laos might have heard about a whiskey village nestled along the Mekong River near Luang Prabang.