Laos Holidays & Travel Facts

This sleepy country of gilded temples, tangerine-robed monks, emerald rice paddies and impossibly friendly people is unlike any other. Whether it’s ecotrekking in pristine jungles, romantically meandering down the Mekong River or living it up in the old Indochinese capital of Luang Prabang, the choices are myriad.

  • Mekong River at dusk
  • Mekong Delta
  • Plain of Jars, Laos
  • Vang Viene

Overview for Laos

Discover floating villages and majestic temples in Laos, a region which is rich in history and natural beauty.

Laos is for many the epitome of the unspoilt face of South East Asia. Devoutly Buddhist and ethnically diverse with it’s many hill tribes, this tiny landlocked country is waiting to be explored. A land of fertile plains, rugged highlands and evidence of the old French colonies of Indochina, Laos has a cultural tradition that stretches back over thousands of years.