9 days in Laos Itinerary

9 days in Laos Itinerary

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Route & dates

Start: Singapore
Fly:  4 h
1
Vientiane
— 1 night
Fly:  2 h
2
Champasak Town
— Few hours
Drive:  3 h
3
Don Khong
— 2 nights
+4
Bus + Taxi + Fly + Taxi + Bus:  6 h 45 min
4
Sayaboury
— 1 night
Drive:  2 h 45 min
5
Luang Prabang
— 4 nights
Fly:  4 h 15 min
End: Singapore

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 6.5- hour flight. You can also do a combination of flight, bus, and car; or drive. 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 find more things to do, reviews, maps, 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 take a bus. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 12th (Tue) early enough to travel to Sayaboury.

Things to do in Don Khong

Historic Sites Nature Parks

Side Trip

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

1
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 see other places to visit, traveler tips, 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 hours. Other options: do a combination of bus, flight, and taxi; or drive. 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

Wildlife Parks
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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 Xiengthong and Wat Sensoukharam for their historical value. Wat Xieng Mouane and Royal Palace Museum are good opportunities to explore the local culture. The adventure continues: admire the sheer force of Kuang Si Waterfall, get engrossed in the history at Traditional Arts and Ethnology Centre, take in the spiritual surroundings of Wat Manorom, and indulge your taste buds at The Morning Market.

To find ratings, maps, traveler tips, and other tourist information, use the Luang Prabang trip itinerary planner.

Drive from Sayaboury to Luang Prabang in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of taxi and bus. In June in Luang Prabang, expect temperatures between 39°C during the day and 28°C at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 17th (Sun) early enough to 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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