9 days in Laos Itinerary

9 days in Laos Itinerary

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Vientiane
— 1 night
2
Champasak Town
— Few hours
3
Don Khong
— 2 nights
4
Sayaboury
— 1 night
5
Luang Prabang
— 4 nights

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 9th (Sat): take in panoramic vistas at Patuxai, pause for some photo ops at Black Stupa (That Dam), then take in the spiritual surroundings of Wat Si Saket, then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Wat Si Muang, and finally make a trip to Great Sacred Stupa (Pha That Luang).

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Singapore, Singapore to Vientiane is an approximately 8-hour flight. You can also drive; or do a combination of bus, train, and car. The time zone difference moving from Singapore Standard Time (SGT) to Indochina Time (ICT) is minus 1 hour. June in Vientiane sees daily highs of 39°C and lows of 30°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 10th (Sun) to allow enough time to travel to Champasak Town.

Things to do in Vientiane

Historic Sites
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Great Sacred Stupa (Pha That Luang) ©
Great Sacred Stupa (Pha That Luang)
Wat Si Muang ©
Wat Si Muang
Wat Si Saket ©
Wat Si Saket

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hours
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.
Kick off your visit on the 10th (Sun): stop by Chez Maman and then explore the ancient world of Wat Phu.

To see photos, maps, ratings, and more tourist information, you can read our Champasak Town trip itinerary tool.

Fly from Vientiane to Champasak Town in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. In June in Champasak Town, expect temperatures between 37°C during the day and 30°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 10th (Sun) to allow time to drive to Don Khong.

Things to do in Champasak Town

Historic Sites · Shopping
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Wat Phu ©
Wat Phu
Chez Maman ©
Chez Maman

2
nights
Don Khong

Don Khong ©
On the 11th (Mon), get to know the fascinating history of Don Khone Island and then admire the sheer force of Khon Phapheng Falls.

To find out how to plan a trip to Don Khong, use our trip itinerary maker.

You can drive from Champasak Town to Don Khong in 2.5 hours. Another option is to do a combination of taxi and bus. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 12th (Tue) early enough to travel to Sayaboury.

Things to do in Don Khong

Historic Sites · Parks · Nature

Side Trip

Don Khone Island
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Don Khone Island ©
Don Khone Island
Khon Phapheng Falls ©
Khon Phapheng Falls

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night
Sayaboury

Sayaboury ©
Sayabouru, a northern Laotian town and capital of the eponymous province, remains best known for its main attraction, the Elephant Conservation Center.
To find where to stay and other tourist information, you can read our Sayaboury online trip itinerary planner.

Getting from Don Khong to Sayaboury by combination of bus and flight takes about 11.5 hours. Other options: drive; or do a combination of taxi, bus, and car. In June, daytime highs in Sayaboury are 38°C, while nighttime lows are 28°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 13th (Wed) to allow time to drive to Luang Prabang.

Things to do in Sayaboury

Parks · Wildlife
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Elephant Conservation Center ©
Elephant Conservation Center

4
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.
Visit Wat Sensoukharam and Wat Xieng Mouane for their historical value. Wat Xiengthong and Wat Mai Suwannaphumaham are good opportunities to explore the local culture. The adventure continues: take in the dramatic scenery at Kuang Si Waterfall, contemplate the long history of Wat Manorom, take an in-depth tour of Traditional Arts and Ethnology Centre, and take in the awesome beauty at Mount Phousi.

To find other places to visit, where to stay, and more tourist information, refer to the Luang Prabang trip planner.

Traveling by car from Sayaboury to Luang Prabang takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. In June in Luang Prabang, expect temperatures between 39°C during the day and 28°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 17th (Sun) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Luang Prabang

Parks · Historic Sites · Nature
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Kuang Si Waterfall ©
Kuang Si Waterfall
Nahm Dong Park ©
Nahm Dong Park
Mount Phousi ©
Mount Phousi

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