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Laos is officially known as the Lao People’s Democratic Republic, offers some of the finest tourist attractions. Laos is located in Southeast Asia. The country of Laos is a mountainous and landlocked country that shares borders with Vietnam to the east, Cambodia to the south, Thailand to the west, and Myanmar and China to the north. It is said that the country of Laos has long been isolated from the outside world. Today the country opening up, with an increasing number of roads and bridges being built the amazing tourist attractions in Laos are becoming more and more accessible and the superb historical monuments of the country are worth a visit.

Are you looking for the best hotels in Laos? It is a beautiful holiday destination. This country has a lot to offer: a beautiful nature, a delicious local cuisine, old buildings and a very warm culture. Hotels are available for every budget. A cheap budget hotel is available from €15,00 per overnight stay. Are you booking a room in a central location? A hotel room will cost you about €66,00 per night. You can enjoy a sun holiday here. It is also a beautiful country in winter. Book your hotel room in Laos quickly online. Choose one of the hotel providers and book rooms at the best price.

CountryLaos
Capital cityVientiane
Average hotel room price€37,00
LanguageLao
CurrencyLao kip (LAK)
Best time to visitNovember to February
Number of inhabitants7.529.475
Surface area236800 km2
Time zoneGMT+7
National AirlineLao Airlines
Major Airport Wattay International Airport (IATA:VTE)
Official government websitewww.mofa.gov.la

Information before you leave
Are you going on holiday to Laos? Good preparation is important! One of the most important cities is Vientiane. In the hotel you pay with Lao kip (LAK). The Lao time zone is GMT+7. The most spoken language(s): Lao. They have about 7.529.475 inhabitants. The country’s total land area is 236800 km2. Some additional practical info: the mains voltage is 230 V, 50 Hz and the type of plug is A / B / C / E / F. The international access number is +856.

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Laos has special areas where you can spend time during your holiday. Please select one of the available regions below. You will find more information and research the different hotel offers. Also explore hotel accommodations in Brunei or Cameroon.

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Top 10 sights in Laos

1. Vieng Xai
The Vieng Xai caves are famous widespread network of caves that served a purpose of being a hidden city throughout the Vietnam War. It is actually the place where Communist army, who were fighting the royalist forces based in Vientiane used to live. Approximately 23,000 people lived in the caves, which contained a hospital, military barracks, bakeries, shops, and even a theater. The region is currently getting promoted in the section of tourism.

2. Luang Prabang
Luang Prabang is one of the most fascinating cities you will find in south-east Asia, it is indeed among the very famous tourist attraction in Laos. This city was the royal capital of Loas, until the year 1975 when the communist took over the country. The main part of Luang Prabang is positioned on a peninsula between the Nam Khan and Mekong rivers. On the main roads you will find some of the finest collection of golden-roofed temples, wooden houses and crumbling French provincial buildings fill the main roads. A visit to Luang Praband is surely worth a visit.

3. Mekong River
The Mekong River of Luang is one of the most famous tourist attractions of the country. It is indeed the greatest river of Southeast Asia having approximately length of 4,350 km (2,703 miles). Laos actually has the greatest share of the Mekong River. With few good roads and mountainous terrain, the river is Laos’ most important form of transportation. The Upper Mekong in Laos is regarded as one of the most spectacular journeys of the entire river. One of the best ways to enjoy the beautiful scenery of this region is with a boat.

4. Si Phan Don
The meaning of Si Phan Don is 4,000 islands, is an amazing set of islands, considered a must-visit attractions of the country. These spectacular islands are set against a picturesque section of the Mekong River in Southern Laos. The Mekong is impassable to river traffic here due to the Khone Falls, a series of rapids that stretch 9.7 km (6.0 miles) of the river’s length. The 3 prominent islands that cater to tourists are Don Det, Don Khon and Done Kong.

5. Vang Vieng
Vang Vieng is one of the beautiful towns of Laos, to be found towards riverside. The Vang Vieng is situated right at the center of the city. The Vang Vieng major tourist attraction is the dramatic karst hill landscape surrounding Vang Vieng. You will find here that the entire main street is full of guest houses, bars, restaurants, internet cafes, tour agencies, and tourists. The Limestone Mountains are famous with rock climbers while the numerous unexplored tunnels and caverns are a spelunker’s heaven.

6. Plain of Jars
The Plain of Jars is a huge area extending around the Phonsavan, one of the beautiful towns of Laos, where you will find huge jars of unknown origin are sprinkled around the landscape. The stone jars emerge in clusters, ranging from a single or a few to several hundred jars. You will find different sizes of jars that differ from each other in terms of height and diameter between 1 and 3 meters and are all hewn out of rock. The stone jars are undecorated with the exception of a single jar that has a human bas-relief carved on the exterior.

7. Wat Xieng Thong
Wat Xieng Thong is one of the major tourist attractions of Laos to be found quite near the northern tip of the peninsula formed by the Mekong and the Nam Khan rivers, Wat Xieng Thong is Luang Prabang’s most wonderful temple. This magnificent temple was constructed during the year 1560 by King Setthathirath and was under royal patronage during the Kingdom of Laos. Inside this amazing temple you will also get an opportunity to witness a rare reclining Buddha statue that dates from the construction of the temple.

8. Pha That Luang
Another most magnificent tourist attractions of Laos is Pha That Luang situated in Vientiane, it is among one of the most vital monument of the county. You will also witness that the stupa has numerous terraces and each of its level represents a different stage of Buddhist enlightenment. You will find the first level symbolizes the material world; the highest level represents the world of nothingness. This amazing monument was constructed during the 16th century on the ruins of an earlier Khmer temple.

9. Wat Phu
Wat Phu also known as the Vat Phou is one of the famous tourist spots of Laos. It is a ruined Khmer temple complex situated right at the base of mount Phu Kao, in the Champasak province. It belongs to the 11th to 13th centuries and comparatively smaller when compared with the monumental Angkor-era locations in Cambodia but the tumbledown pavilions; enigmatic crocodile stone and tall trees that covering much of the site that gave Wat Phu a mystical atmosphere.

10. Pak Ou Caves
The Pak Ou Caves are among the most visited tourist attractions of the country. They are situated towards the northern part of Luang Prabang on the Mekong River, you can reach their by road or river boat. The caves are renowned for their miniature Buddha sculptures extremely popular among tourist as well as locals. You will also find numerous tiny and mostly spoiled wooden Buddhist figures are laid out over the wall shelves.

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Explanation of public transportation in Laos

Laos has good public transport facilities. An important airport in this country is Wattay International Airport. They offer reliable flights. The national airline is Lao Airlines. You can book cheap tickets here. Possibly you can find a last-minute deal. On www.mofa.gov.la more background info is given about: tourist tax, laws and regulations and visas & passports.

Normal hotel prices

Lao hotel prices depend on many factors. You can view the expected rates in the following table.

Accommodation typePrices
Basic accommodation€15,00
Common room€37,00
Luxurious accommodation€66,00
Weekend vacation€111,00
Eating (per person)€14,00
Indication rates for an hotel stay in Laos

Climate & Weather Forecasts June 2024

Laos is a special country. The climate can best be described as a Monsoon-influenced humid subtropical climate. The standard annual temp. is 32,0°C degrees. In winter the temperatures drop a bit. Take into account about 20,0 degrees centigrade °C. It is warmer in the summer period. Arround 38,0°C degrees. In the table below you will find the weather forecast for today and the next 7 days.