Luang Prabang tops the list of must-see destinations in Laos. This royal city offers a contrast of colors that make for an enchanting visual delight. The luxurious gold and claret walls of the WatXieng Thong look marvelous placed against the verdant landscape with its pearly frangipanis and crimson flowers peeking from within lush, green trees. This World Heritage Site is home to more than 100 Buddhist temples and monasteries giving the inquisitive traveler a peek into the culture and essence of this exotic land. Unlike any other Southeast Asian city, you will find that the pace of Luang Prabang is absolutely leisurely and the ambience laidback.
Another luxurious destination to keep in mind when you travel to Laos is the capital city of Vientiane. The ambiance in this capital city is so relaxing that you shall even find a 40 meter golden Buddha statue at rest in the famous Buddha Park. While Vientiane is home to a plethora of ancient temples, pagodas and Buddha statues in varying forms, materials and sizes, make sure to indulge your taste buds on your Laos Travel Packages to the fare offered by various restaurants and street-side caf©s, where you can easily sample local cuisine with strong overtones of French influence.
No trip to Laos can be complete without a tour of the glorious waterfalls of this exotic land. Located close to Luang Prabang is the magical region of Khuang Sy. Nestled in the mountainous region of the country, Khuang Sy is home to some of the most beautiful waterfalls on earth. The perfect place to witness nature in all its might, the waterfalls of Khuang Sy have left many a travelers speechless. Draining into various smaller turquoise basins, these waterfalls have an utmost cooling effect not only on the landscape, but also the body and mind of the visitor. To make the most of your Holiday in Laos, make sure to take a dip in one of the turquoise basins of Khuang Sy, for an experience that will leave your spirit and mind thoroughly refreshed.