Lying in the main land of South East Asia, Laos is the fascinating tourism destination which many travel lovers want to step their feet once in their life time. Laos is a mountainous country with the richest and most extensive and abundant ecosystem of the Indochina Region.
Lying in the main land of South East Asia, Laos is the fascinating tourism destination which many travel lovers want to step their feet once in their life time. Laos is a mountainous country with the richest and most extensive and abundant ecosystem of the Indochina Region.It is also a landlocked and undiscovered country in Southeast Asia that has been long isolated from the outside world. Travelers coming here are attracted not only by off-the-beaten-path places, striking landscapes but also by the diversity of laid-back ethnic lifestyles and traditions. So it’s no surprise as people call this country “the Jewel of the Mekong”.As the country opens up, with the developed infrastructure and architecture, upgraded traffics, the exciting tourist attractions in Laos are getting more and more accessible and Laos has attracted a large number of tourists each year. The list of the must-see sights of Laos you can’t miss includes abundant natural beauty, timeless Buddhist temples and charming riverside towns and villages.Laos is the country of Buddhism religion which you can see a flood of temples and stupas as well as enigmatic heritage sites in every city and town along the country. This really is where for those wants to find out and have deep understanding about the history and culture of Laos. The most popular attraction, Luang Prabang, a UNESCO World Heritage Site is the centre of Laotian culture and is where houses a lot of temples. Besides, tourists can experience the sacred atmosphere in other cities and towns as Vientiane with the That Luang monument, Wat Sisaket – home of thousands of tiny Buddha images; Vang Vieng; Bolaven Plateau, Buddha Park, The Plain of Jars in Xieng Khuang, Wat phu in Champasak, etc. Moreover, Laos offers many beautiful landscapes as Vang Vieng riverside town with ancient caves and limestone mountains; Tad Fane Waterfall, Si Phan Don, Kuang Si waterfall…Laos is the country rich in ecotourism system. For those who want to both enjoy the beautiful nature and experience the real village life, take part in some popular activities as elephant trekking, Luang Namtha and Phongsaly are the best places for them. For a combination of historical sites and village culture, let’s go trekking around Phonsavan.Lao is one of the few truly exotic travel destinations left in the world. Laos leaves the tourists the impression of not only sacred atmosphere, heritage sites but also the truly friendly local people during visiting this country.