8 Must-Visit Places To Complete Your Laos Adventure

Planning your way to the lovely country of Laos this summer but still have no idea of where to go? Worry not with insight advice from Exotic Voyages’ Travel Experts with our suggested list below!

1. Khong Lor Cave

Khong Lor Cave
Khong Lor Cave

Approximately 8 km long, Khong Lor Cave is famous for its 20 km wide of subterranean river. With a roof that is over 50 m high from the surface of the river, coming to Khong Lor Cave, travelers can go boating to visit its each and every single beautiful corner. Not only famous for its majestic size, Khong Lor Cave also makes its visitors become amazed at its mesmeric stalactites, stone bell and stalagmites.

2. Kuang Si Waterfall

Kuang Si Waterfall
Kuang Si Waterfall

Travelling to the capital city Luang Prabang without visiting Kuang Si Waterfall will be a big mistake. This massive waterfall flowing down creating magnificent streams will give you that amazement of admiration.

3. Mekong River

Mekong River
Mekong River

Mekong is the longest river in Southeast Asia area with an approximate length of 4350 m. From China the river flows throughout Myanmar, Laos, Thailand, Cambodia and Vietnam. Travelers can enjoy the sublime landscape by cruising along the river coming to here.

4. Khone Phanpheng Waterfall

Khone Phanpheng Waterfall
Khone Phanpheng Waterfall

Moving to the South of Don Khong Island, on the right side of Mekong River, travelers will be given the chance to admire the poetic scenery of Khone Phapheng Waterfall. During monsoon reason, the water level rises will bring the depth up to 10 km hence travelers should visit this area during dry season for a safer journey.

5. Nam Ou Canyon

Nam Ou Mountain
Nam Ou Mountain

Known as the Grand Canyon of Laos, Nam Ou Canyon offers its visitors a wonderful excursion throughout the whole 448 km length of its river, from Phongsaly Province to Luang Prabang.  The riverside of the Canyon imposes majestic cliffs interspersed with fertile villages that will for sure make this cruise of your trip worthwhile.

6. Somphamit Tat Waterfall

Tat Somphamit Waterfall
Tat Somphamit Waterfall

Having another name as Li Phi, every Laotians believe this is the place that traps the souls of bad spirits. Beside the spiritual popularity, 1,5 km length of the river also owns mesmeric and impressive landscape. The waterfall is the bridge which connects the two beautiful islands Don Det and Don Khon attracting thousands of visitors yearly.

7. Khoun Kong Leng Lake

Khoun Kong Leng Lake
Khoun Kong Leng Lake

Located 30 km away from Thakhaek village, the river has crystal and sapphire water. The water comes from subterranean river that has been filtered through the under limestone layers of the surrounding mountains. Coming here, the travelers can go swimming and boating or taking a stroll on the ancient trails leading to the lush forest.

8. Nam Et Phou Louey National Park

Nam Et Phou Louey National Park
Nam Et Phou Louey National Park

Located in the northeast of Laos, preserving a huge variety of exotic animals including endangered species such as Sambar deer, white-cheeked gibbon or bisons, Nam Et Phou Louey National Park is a preserved place that offers its visitors several fun nature-related activities including bird-watching, learning about medicinal plants, trekking, hiking and so much more!

If you want to have more insight information as well as practical tips about Laos Travel, please contact Exotic Voyages.

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