To take Laos tours and or any holidays packages in such a beautiful and naturally surrounded Asian destination that has different things to offer for any type of travelers from adventure seekers to the culture lovers. For such, Laos is a country that represents part of the mighty Mekong River that flows throughout Indochina and has made cruising as a very interesting part of anyone’s trip. Luang Prabang, this is a charming yet old town located in northern Laos and registered as a UNESCO heritage site which is impossible to skip from, this is a city that let you explore the most of the best places to visit including Pak Ou cave, Kuang Si waterfall and a good start to visit the ethnic tribe minorities in northern highlands of the country.
However, to get your exciting holiday in Laos started you must know where to land and where to depart; the best suggestions will be to arrive either in Luang Prabang and or to Vientiane from where you can also receive a one month Laos tourist visa on arrival. Lets start exploring the laid back capital city of Laos, Vientiane, when you are in town, you don’t see chaos and hustling bustling traffic and rush hours trace like what you see in Vietnam and or Phnom Penh or Bangkok, this is a lively yet quite capital located at the bank side of the Mekong River with its all French colonial river side cafes and building that makes you to stay a bit longer and discover what this beautiful capital city has to offer.
Your Laos tour packages can be all inclusive taking in not only the historically interested temples and monuments and tourist attractions that every tourist would opt for. Vientiane is a good start to get you familiar with the country’s long history, some of the most impressive temples such as Wat Si Saket, or the Victory monument known as Patuxai gate, Vientiane is home to some of the interesting morning markets in the country, it is a good idea to wake up earlier and check the market when lao people start their day from where they sell and buy almost anything from fabrics to meat and other daily needs, these markets are a good place to take a genuine photos as well, so, photographers shouldn’t miss their shot when in Vientiane.
There are few day trips and excursions that could be considered to take from Vientiane, See the most iconic and highlights of Tad Luang with its Buddha statues, the Kaisone Phomvihane and Wat Simuang. Embark on day tour from Vientiane to the Nam Ngum reservoir or the mystical Buddha Park, or got for an Elephants tour on outskirts of Vientiane at Ban Na district, there are other options for day trips from Vientiane such as orchids in the Phou Khao Khouay Protected Area. There are also some options for motorbikes adventures out of Vientiane that is now very popular by young tourists who just don’t want to see the country’s attraction but doing some thrilling adventures while in Laos.
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