Luang Prabang tour packages & holidays
Luang Prabang as a tour and holiday destination
Luang Prabang is located at the north of Laos, near the Mekong River and the Nam Khan River, while serving as the main capital of the country's Luang Prabang Province. The main part of the city is made up of four major roads lined with Buddhist temples and numerous monasteries. It offers a mixture of natural and historical sites, alongside traditional customs native to the Buddhist population of the land. Visitors who have set foot in this area have nothing but good words about their holiday, pledging to come back for more of this city's unique charm.
Things to do in Luang Prabang
Lining the streets are stalls and markets where tourists can go for affordable food and shopping items. At the end of one of its main streets is a big night market that bustles with life every night. What serves as a souvenir-shopping haven in the morning turns into a nightlife center at night, with tourists and locals alike trooping to the area for good eats and great entertainment. Nature lovers can also get their fill of the city's natural treasures by climbing Mount Phousi and visiting the Kuang Sii Waterfalls and the Bear Rescue Center. A number of museums, like the Traditional Arts and Ethnology Center, also holds regular exhibits that feature the city's history and its present talents.
The majority of people who come to this city on a holiday are awestruck by the beauty and presence of the numerous temples and monasteries that adorn the streets. As a matter of fact, the city's 32 temples are considered as the biggest attraction. Interaction with local monks is highly plausible as well, seeing that they parade around the streets every morning as they ask for people's alms and donations. No visit to Laos will be complete without a visit to see Luang Prabang attractions. In addition, no vacation in this city will be complete without getting your fill of the city's local religious sites and traditions.