Tad Sae Waterfall, Luang Prabang

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Pouring over wide multi-level curved limestone rock formations among trees, Tad Sae Waterfall produce a silky canopy-like effect of dispersed water falling with a constant roar. The water reaches the falls through a moss-covered forest with trees growing straight out of the rock, forming several terraced pools. Take an elephant ride and join the local youngsters for a dip in an emerald-green pond, or walk the boardwalk to reach a wooden observation deck. Thatched huts next the falls provide boat rides. The falls' volume varies quite a bit, with the most dramatic time during rainy season between July and February. Put Tad Sae Waterfall at the forefront of your travel plans using our Luang Prabang trip builder.
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  • August 18, 2017
    Beautiful waterfall that I never ever been before . Don't miss when you get Loung Prabang . 20000 Kip For Fee .  more »
  • August 17, 2017
    Less tourists at this waterfall and if you go higher up it can be very quiet. I prefer this to Kuang Si that getting too crowded. Expect to spend at least 2 hours of you want to swim at the fall.  more »
  • August 14, 2017
    Laotian falls I've seen are so beautiful and spectacular to look fake. Each could be as it is on a movie set, without the need for special effects.
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  • May 23, 2017
    Nice ! if go there when have lot of water ,very dry this season for me there yesterday 22-05-17
  • December 14, 2016
    Very nice, tiered waterfalls. You can wade into the water and climb up on the different levels. Don't ride on an elephant if the owner still uses a seat (howdah). It is very bad for the elephant.
  • April 4, 2017
    there was no water in the waterfall when i visited it, but you can have a nice trip in the forest. they keep some monkeys in a 1.5m x 1.5m x 1.5m cage, which is unacceptable, as you have to pay 20,000 for the boat plus 15,000 for the entrance to see a dried up waterfall, and they cannot build a larger cage for these monkeys? these cage are too small even for a tiny bird, not for a monkey!!!
  • March 2, 2017
    loved it, easy to reach, good to spend half a day, better with good weather.
  • May 23, 2017
    Natural and not overcrowded.

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