Laos

Laos has become popular with tourists for its relaxed style of living and for retaining elements of the “original Asia” lost elsewhere. The main attractions for tourists include Buddhist culture and colonial architecture in Luang Prabang; gastronomy and ancient temples in the capital of Vientiane; backpacking in Muang Ngoi Neua and Vang Vieng; ancient and modern culture and history in The Plain of Jars region (main article: Phonsavan); Laos Civil War history in Sam Neua; Trekking and visiting hi ll tribes in a number of areas including Phongsaly and Luang Namtha; spotting tigers and other wildlife in Nam Et-Phou Louey; caves and waterfalls near Thakhek; relaxation, the Irrawaddy dolphin and Khone Phapheng Falls at Si Phan Don or, as they are  known in English, the Four Thousand Islands; Wat Phu, an ancient Khmer temple complex; and the Bolaven Plateau for waterfalls and coffee

 

Reasons to Visit :
> Explore the Buddhist culture and colonial architecture in Luang Prabang
Know about the gastronomy and ancient temples in the capital of Vientiane
Reveal the secret of ancient and modern culture and history in The Plain of Jars region
At Champasak visit Wat Phu, an ancient Khmer temple complex
From Champasak take boat trip to the Four Thousand Islands