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Luang Prabang

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Designated a World Heritage Site in 1995, Luang Prabang sits at the meeting point of two rivers and offers numerous opportunities for sailing, climbing, and exploring scenic caves and waterfalls. Attractions in Luang Prabang reveal the area's rich heritage and history, with the most popular sites ranging from ornate temples and wats, to traditional houses, palaces, and buildings reminiscent of the French colonial period. Buddhist monks roam the quaint streets of the sleepy town, which exudes a charming Old World atmosphere, while a variety of bakeries and restaurants serve delicious local treats, influenced by the French cuisine. Luang Prabang is in Luang Prabang Province. Plan your holiday in Luang Prabang and other destinations, from the rural, to the urban, and everything in between, using our Laos travel route planner.
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Although accommodations in Luang Prabang can be pricier than elsewhere in the country, the city boasts a wide variety of options for overnight stays, ranging from budget backpacker hostels to luxury heritage hotels. You can find a plethora of boutique guesthouses in Luang Prabang, from family-run places to mid-range and upscale establishments situated in colonial-era villas.
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