Laos Sights

We’ve compiled the best of the best in Laos - browse our top choices for the top things to see during your stay.

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Vientiane 10

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Si Phan Don and the 4,000 Islands 3

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Tribal Museum

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For a break from trekking, drop by this museum whose exhibits provide a glimpse into the lives and culture of the area's 25 different...

UXO Visitor Center

  • Information Center

Along with the adjoining Mines Advisory Group office, the center provides sobering insight into the horrifying realities of unexploded...

Vang Vieng

  • Town/Village

Some of the most attractive scenery and countryside in Laos, including the Nam Song River and a dramatic range of jagged limestone mountains...

Wat Mai

  • Religious Building/Site/Shrine

This small but lovely temple next to the Royal Palace compound dates from 1796. Its four-tier roof is characteristic of Luang Prabang's...

Wat Phu

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This temple sits grandly on heights above the Mekong River, about 8 km (5 miles) south of Champasak, looking back on a centuries-old...

Wat Si Muang

  • Public Art (Mural/Sculpture/Statue)

This wat that dates to 1563—its last major renovation was in 1956—guards the original city pillar, a revered foundation stone also...

Wat Sisaket Museum

  • Religious Building/Site/Shrine

A courtyard with 6,840 Buddha statues stops the show at this intriguing temple-monastery complex across from Ha Phra Keo. Built in 1818...

Wat Visun

  • Religious Building/Site/Shrine

The 16th-century Wat Visun and neighboring Wat Aham play a central role in Lao New Year celebrations, when ancestral masks, called phu...

Wat Xieng Thong

  • Religious Building/Site/Shrine

Luang Prabang's most important and impressive temple complex is Wat Xieng Thong, a collection of ancient buildings near the tip of the...

Xieng Khuan Buddha Park

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The bizarre creation of an ecumenical monk, Luang Pa Bunleua Sulilat, who dreamed of a world religion embracing all faiths, this park...

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