When travelling to Laos, we can not miss the opportunity to visit the most beautiful masterpieces, which attracts thousands of visitor coming here.
1. Vang Vieng:
We can say that Vang Vieng is “discovering paradise” attracting millions of backpacker from all over the world. With a beautiful landscape considered as the second one in Laos, Vang Vieng – a riverside town where young people converged to conquer the rapids or drunk alcohol together.
You do not skip the chance to sit on the bike and then implement green tour exploring ancient caves and chat with the villagers in the ancient village offline.
2. Pha That Luang
Pha That Luang is the name of a massive gilded beautiful stupa in the Vientiane capital, the important monuments and great pride for the people of “the country of millions of elephant”.
Being built on an old Khmer temple in the 16th century, this great tower temple despite experiencing ups and downs of history still keep their various architectural beauty and as always emanates light to attract travelers.
3. Muang Ngoi Neua town:
Coming to the green river in northern Luang Prabang for an hour by car, visitors will come to the land located on tourist routes in Southeast Asia which is very attractive – a quaint mountainous town Muang Ngoi Neua.
If you are a tourist who love walking, hiking, then this town will surely not be disappointed. One side is full of alluvial river, one side is surrounded by high mountains, Muang Ngoi Neua has unbelievable peace and quietness .
4. Si Phan Don
Si Phan Don is a vast archipelago located in the southernmost tip of Laos, where the peaceful Mekong river flows through Khone before joining the big river in Cambodia. With 4.000 different islands, Si Phan Don gives travelers a extremely beautiful picture.
You will definitely want to spend 24 hours exploring this place on four-wheeler or sailing down the stream and watching rare pink dolphins Irrawaddy then being disengaged with the hammock, enjoying Laos beer.
5. Natural Reservation area Bokeo:
Tourists coming here still talk to each other about its beauty and attractiveness when visiting the Natural Reservation area Bukeo in Bukeo province. And the experience to discover all this wilderness is engaged Gibbon Experience adventure to explore the wilderness and the animals living there.
You will never forget the lush green tropical forest canopy, the funny tree houses, monkey bridges and suspension bridges which are not easy to pass at all.
6. Luang Prabang:
It will not be a perfect circle in the travel journey to discover the “country of a million elephants” if you do not visit Luang Prabang – one of the best cities preserved in Asia, which makes you awed by beauty not fading with time.
The treasure of the city lying between the Mekong and Nam Double Khan in northern mountains of Laos are the ancient Buddhist temples, natural scenery with new fresh breath of idyllic life of the villagers here.
7. The Tham Kong Lo cave:
Cave Tham Kong Lo is considered as one of the most interesting sights when visiting in Laos.
Thanks to 7km South Bun river flowing through the 90m cliffs , Tham Kong Lo appeared extremely excited but not “creepy”. Remember to bring your flashlight fully charged electric and at least a friend of you.
8. Kuang Si Waterfall:
Situated in the list of the most beautiful waterfalls in the world collection, Kuang Si waterfalls spanning just 50 meters gently enough to attract many tourists.
There’s nothing special as watching the lake with a comfortable weather. Added with the sounds of clear murmuring water, you must “love scenes, love people”.
9. Vieng Xai:
Built in Hua Phan province in the 1960s, Vieng Xai is one of the most spectacular underground world, a place of refuge during the war in Laos.
With a capacity of up to 23.000 people, it has necessarily military barracks, theaters, hospitals, shops and much more. Try a visit Laos to discover a “Cu Chi Tunnels” which is different from in Vietnam.
10. Mekong River:
Being the largest river in Southeast Asia ( 4.350km length), originating from China and passing through 5 countries in the region including Laos, Myanmar, Thailand, Cambodia and Vietnam, the Mekong river offers travelers the landscape like Amazon in South America.
You can sweep heavy red boat on the water from Huay Xai to Luang Prabang to get coastal views and can go far more to admire the river cuts through the dense jungle. It is a beautiful and fascinated scenery as one in the fairy tale.