Old Quarter Luang Prabang, Luang Prabang

Walk the streets with picturesque traditional houses, colonial-style villas, and Lao Buddhist temples at Old Quarter Luang Prabang, part of a bustling UNESCO-protected city area packed with history and culture. A night market, many shops, and restaurants set in pleasant two-story houses on clean, quiet streets give a totally different feel from the madness of other large Asian cities. Check out many temples with practicing monks praying or burning incense, or mingle with locals during their coffee breaks in the street. The nearby Mekong River surrounding this peninsula quarter, as well as abundant frangipani trees add to the overall charm of the place. For travelers who use our online itinerary creator, Luang Prabang holidays become easier to arrange, with trips to the Old Quarter Luang Prabang and other attractions mapped out and timetabled.
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  • Luang Prabang and also the Old Quarter are as still mainly unspoiled by tourism. Not sure just how long which will last. Do stay at three Nagas Hotel in case you are able to. It's in the heritage area...  more »
  • The core of Luang Prabang's old quarter isn't very large, being mostly contained within a piece of land formed by the Mekong and Nam Khan rivers, and can be covered within a day's exploratory walk. Th...  more »
  • Wonderful city, very beautiful, nice people. Lots of beautiful places to visit such as the National Palace, Mount Phou Si, Wat Xieng Thong, Wat Visoun. You need at least 3 days to stay in this city: o...  more »
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