15 days in Laos Itinerary

15 days in Laos Itinerary

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Luang Namtha Province
— 1 night
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Luang Prabang
— 3 nights
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Sayaboury
— 1 night
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Phonsavan
— 1 night
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Vientiane
— 3 nights
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Champasak Town
— 1 day
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Don Khone
— 1 night

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Luang Namtha Province

Luang Namtha Province ©
Luang Namtha is a province of Laos located in the north of the country. Kick off your visit on the 23rd (Mon): trek along with Forest Retreat Laos.

To find traveler tips, maps, where to stay, and other tourist information, go to the Luang Namtha Province trip itinerary maker website.

Antwerp, Belgium to Luang Namtha Province is an approximately 27-hour combination of car and flight. The time zone difference moving from Central European Standard Time (CET) to Indochina Time (ICT) is 6 hours. Finish your sightseeing early on the 23rd (Mon) so you can take a bus to Luang Prabang.

Things to do in Luang Namtha Province

Outdoors · Tours · Adventure
Find places to stay Dec 22 — 23:
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Hiking / Camping Tour
Forest Retreat Laos
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Luang Prabang

Luang Prabang ©
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.
Your day by day itinerary now includes Icon Klub, Tamarind Cooking School, Shompoo Cruise, and other attractions you added. Take a break from the city and head to Kuang Si Waterfall and Mount Phousi. You'll discover tucked-away gems like Wat Xieng Mouane and Wat Mai Suwannaphumaham. There's much more to do: contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Wat Sensoukharam, wander the streets of Ban Phanom, browse the collection at Luang Prabang Library, and indulge in some personalized pampering at some of the best spas.

Plan a Luang Prabang trip in moments using our itinerary builder.

Take a bus from Luang Namtha Province to Luang Prabang in 10.5 hours. In December, daily temperatures in Luang Prabang can reach 31°C, while at night they dip to 17°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 27th (Fri) to allow time to drive to Sayaboury.

Things to do in Luang Prabang

Outdoors · Tours · Parks · Nature
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Mountain
Mount Phousi
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Boat Tour
Shompoo Cruise
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Sayaboury

Sayaboury ©

Elephant Capital of Laos

Sayabouru, a northern Laotian town and capital of the eponymous province, remains best known for its main attraction, the Elephant Conservation Center.
On the 28th (Sat), identify plant and animal life at Elephant Conservation Center.

For where to stay and tourist information, refer to the Sayaboury road trip website.

Getting from Luang Prabang to Sayaboury by car takes about 3 hours. Other options: take a bus. Expect a daytime high around 31°C in December, and nighttime lows around 19°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 28th (Sat) so you can travel to Phonsavan.

Things to do in Sayaboury

Wildlife · Parks
Find places to stay Dec 27 — 28:
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Phonsavan

Phonsavan ©
A base for explorations, the town of Phonsavan sits surrounded by impressive scenery and offers easy access to an abundance of cultural and historic sites.
Start off your visit on the 29th (Sun): explore the different monuments and memorials at Vietnam War Memorial, ponder the world of politics at Uxo Lao, and then contemplate the long history of The Plain of Jars.

For where to stay, reviews, more things to do, and more tourist information, use the Phonsavan trip itinerary builder site.

You can drive from Sayaboury to Phonsavan in 6 hours. Other options are to do a combination of taxi and flight; or drive; or do a combination of car and bus. On the 29th (Sun), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can travel to Vientiane.

Things to do in Phonsavan

Historic Sites
Find places to stay Dec 28 — 29:
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Must see
The Plain of Jars
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3
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Vientiane

Vientiane ©
The riverside capital of Laos, Vientiane still has a relatively small urban area and a laid-back, relaxed feel to it.
Your day by day itinerary now includes Patuxai as well as Phou Khao Khouay National Bio-Diversity. You'll explore the less-touristy side of things at Wat Si Muang and Phat Tich Temple. Deepen your sense of the past at sights like Great Sacred Stupa (Pha That Luang) and Wat That Luang Neua. Spend the 31st (Tue) exploring nature at Vientiane Orchidees. There's still lots to do: contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Wat Ho Phra Keo, appreciate the history behind Buddha Park, snap pictures at Thai-Lao Friendship Bridge, and make a trip to Wat That Foon.

To see ratings, more things to do, maps, and tourist information, use the Vientiane trip planner.

Traveling by car from Phonsavan to Vientiane takes 6.5 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or drive; or take a bus. December in Vientiane sees daily highs of 33°C and lows of 21°C at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 1st (Wed) so you can travel to Champasak Town.

Things to do in Vientiane

Parks · Wildlife · Nature · Historic Sites
Find places to stay Dec 29 — Jan 1:
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National Park
Vientiane Orchidees
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Religious Site
Wat Si Muang
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Champasak Town

Champasak Town ©
Near the borders of Thailand and Japan in southern Laos, the small town of Champasak is best known for its UNESCO-protected ruins.
On the 2nd (Thu), step off the mainland to explore Don Daeng Island and then don't miss a visit to Wat Phu.

To find maps, other places to visit, traveler tips, and tourist information, read Champasak Town road trip planner.

Getting from Vientiane to Champasak Town by flight takes about 3 hours. Other options: fly; or drive; or take a bus. Traveling from Vientiane in January, things will get a bit warmer in Champasak Town: highs are around 38°C and lows about 26°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 2nd (Thu) so you can drive to Don Khone.

Things to do in Champasak Town

Nature · Historic Sites · Parks
Find places to stay Jan 1 — 2:
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Must see
Wat Phu
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Don Khone

Don Khone ©
On the 3rd (Fri), admire the sheer force of Khon Pa Soi Falls and then get to know the fascinating history of Don Khone Island.

To find maps, where to stay, and other tourist information, go to the Don Khone itinerary planning site.

You can drive from Champasak Town to Don Khone in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of taxi, bus, and ferry. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 3rd (Fri) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Don Khone

Historic Sites · Nature · Parks
Find places to stay Jan 2 — 3:
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Historic Walking Area
Don Khone Island
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