5 days in Laos Itinerary

5 days in Laos Itinerary

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Route & dates

Start: Bangkok
Fly:  4 h
1
Vientiane
— 1 night
Fly:  1 h 45 min
2
Luang Prabang
— 3 nights
Fly:  2 h 15 min
End: Bangkok

1
night
Vientiane

Vientiane ©
The riverside capital of Laos, Vientiane still has a relatively small urban area and a laid-back, relaxed feel to it.
Kick off your visit on the 1st (Mon): make a trip to Patuxai, thenappreciate the history behind Wat That Luang Neua, thenmake a trip to Great Sacred Stupa (Pha That Luang), and finally take in the spiritual surroundings of Pha That Luang. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 2nd (Tue): contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Wat Ho Phra Keo, take in the spiritual surroundings of Wat Si Saket, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Wat Si Muang, take in the views from Thai-Lao Friendship Bridge, thenappreciate the history behind Buddha Park, and finally take in the spiritual surroundings of Wat That Khao ワット タットカオ.

To see maps, traveler tips, and more tourist information, read Vientiane travel planner.

Bangkok, Thailand to Vientiane is an approximately 4.5-hour flight. You can also drive; or do a combination of train and car. June in Vientiane sees daily highs of 39°C and lows of 30°C at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 2nd (Tue) early enough to travel to Luang Prabang.

Things to do in Vientiane

Historic Sites Parks
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Great Sacred Stupa (Pha That Luang) ©
Great Sacred Stupa (Pha That Luang)
Patuxai ©
Patuxai
Buddha Park ©
Buddha Park

3
nights
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.
Take a break from Luang Prabang with a short trip to 100 Waterfalls in Nong Khiaw, about 52 minutes away. There's still lots to do: take in the dramatic scenery at Kuang Si Waterfall, stop by Ma Te Sai, admire the landmark architecture of Wat Xiengthong, and take in the spiritual surroundings of Wat Mai Suwannaphumaham.

For more things to do, traveler tips, reviews, and more tourist information, you can read our Luang Prabang day trip website.

Traveling by flight from Vientiane to Luang Prabang takes 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. In June, plan for daily highs up to 39°C, and evening lows to 28°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 5th (Fri) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Luang Prabang

Parks Nature Wildlife

Side Trip

100 Waterfalls
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Kuang Si Waterfall ©
Kuang Si Waterfall
Mount Phousi ©
Mount Phousi
Wat Xiengthong ©
Wat Xiengthong

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