Located in southern Laos, the Bolaven Plateau is a spectacular natural region of waterfalls, vast forests and canyons, with the added bonus of being a key area for producing the country’s famed Lao coffee.
Si Phan Don is arguably the most peaceful region of Laos, a beautifully rural backwater where the Mekong River becomes a vast inland sea, carving the land into an archipelago of tiny islets.
Regional Director of Indochina, Jack Bartholomew, discusses about the two sides of tourism development. The islands of Southeast Asia are facing the ongoing challenge to balance infrastructure development with economic and social sustainability and conservation of cultural authenticity and natural resources.
In October and November 2013, Khiri Travel Laos was the proud host for a Generali incentive trip from Belgium. The groups visited Luang Prabang, the 4.000 Islands (Si Phan Don) in the south, and Vientiane. Khiri Travel Laos went out of their way to organize activities like fishing and cooking lunch, tuk-tuk airport transfers, traditional […]
Coffee farmers improve their product quality and re-invest in community development… The relatively unexplored Bolaven Plateau in the south of Laos is an excellent environment to grow coffee. This beautiful, elevated region is covered in rich volcanic soil and has an altitude between 800 and 1350 meters. Travelers exploring this area, will cross several ‘front […]