MANDALAO ELEPHANT SANCTUARY

Laos Elephant Tour – Communicating with Elephants – Mandalao

Luang Prabang has long been a destination for elephant interaction and elephant riding. But since the world of tourism is re-thinking the way elephant tours should be conducted, also Luang Prabang has undergone changes in the various offerings… Read More

Pha Tad Ke Botanical Garden

A Visit to the Pha Tad Ke Botanical Garden

The newly-opened Pha Tad Ke Botanical Garden is a perfect half-day adventure out of town and it’s just a short, leisurely ride from Luang Prabang. After buying a ticket at their office in town, hop on one of… Read More

Riding Dapper for a Cause

The first Luang Prabang Gentleman’s Ride – Riding motorbikes in Laos for a good cause – Written by Juliana Guttierrez The Distinguished Gentleman’s Ride is a worldwide event held annually to campaign and raise money for men’s health… Read More

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Baby Elephant Excursion in Luang Prabang

New Beginnings: A Baby Elephant Excursion in Luang Prabang   We at Tiger Trail Travel strive to engage in animal welfare and sustainable travel. We constantly look for ways to improve and increase the positive impact through tourism… Read More

A day on the Luang Say

Cruising the mighty Mekong in style Here I am, lounging in the shade, avoiding the hot, mid-morning sun along the Mekong as we slowly wind our way downriver to Luang Prabang. All is quiet and peaceful except for… Read More

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Lao-run eateries look toward international certification in Luang Prabang

Lao-run restaurants and local eateries are increasingly flocking to The Mark to earn international certification on food and hygiene.

Luang Prabang Weaving Class

Weaving Classes in Luang Prabang

  Weaving in Luang Prabang & Textiles in Luang Prabang Join us and enjoy some of the finest handicraft experiences in Luang Prabang, Laos. Living Craft Center is offering weaving presentations, weaving courses, natural dyes, Lao batic and… Read More

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Fair Trek Eco Bungalow: Our 100th Visitor!

The Fair Trek Eco Bungalow welcomes its 100th visitor! Today the Fair Trek team is proud to announce that the Eco Bungalow has just reached its 100th guest! With or recent listing on Airbnb, it is now easier… Read More

The Tiger Trail Laos Team – Adventure Travel in Luang Prabang

– Tiger Trail Travel – a team that builds outdoor adventures in Laos. One of the perks of working at Tiger Trail in Luang Prabang, Laos is the awesome people that you get to work with.    I… Read More

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Oscar Winner – Lord Puttnam Tackles Lao Tourism Challenges

Lord Puttnam Tackles Lao Tourism Challenges Oscar-winning producer Lord Puttnam was recently walking along Luang Prabang’s streets. He notices a fine-looking four-storey hotel topped with a terrace. He hikes up the stairs and takes in the view. He… Read More

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Air Asia flying to Luang Prabang

Breaking News on : Air Asia flight from Bangkok to Luang Prabang.   Laos has finally opened its restricted skies to Thai AirAsia (TAA), which has relentlessly pursued this sky route for eight years. The no-frills carrier will… Read More

“Mark Community” Greets Elephants to UNESCO World Heritage

The Luang Prabang “Mark Community”, Greets Elephants to UNESCO World Heritage festivities in Dec ember 2015   LUANG PRABANG, LAO PDR; “The Mark Community” led Luang Prabang’s public and private sector tourism stakeholders in sponsoring an Elephant Baci… Read More

3 Nagas Luang Prabang

Opening of MGallery 3 Nagas by Sofital in Luang Prabang

We are excited to announce the 3 Nagas, MGallery by Sofitel’ opening in Luang Prabang MGallery dedicates its collection of unique hotels to all lovers of secret locations, unusual destinations and hidden havens. And Laos, especially Luang Prabang… Read More

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The Luang Prabang Artisan’s Cafe

We would like to introduce you to the Luang Prabang Artisans’ Cafe where we serve fresh, organic meals and drinks set in a garden of a 100-year-old house.

Royal Enfield tour in Laos

Royal Enfield Tours in Laos

– NEW, Royal Enfield Tours in Laos – 1Day Enfield Motorcycle t our in Luang Prabang   After a few days in Luang Prabang I’m ready for some excitement, not sure what I wanted to do but some… Read More

Motorbike tour in Luang Prabang

One Day Motorcycle Adventure with MOTOLAO

  – Luang Prabang Motorcycle Adventure with MOTOLAO – “A One Day Motorbike Tour in northern Laos”   Traveling to Luang Prabang for a week didn’t give me much time to see everything I wanted so I scrapped… Read More

Luang Prabang Waterfall Hillside Resort Adventure Tour

I’ll tell you a secret – Hidden Waterfall Adventure in Luang Prabang

I’LL TELL YOU A SECRET  LUANG PRABANG HIDDEN WATERFALL ADVENTURE My team and I joined our local operations team and went on an adventure just outside of Luang Prabang! All we really knew was there is a Hidden… Read More

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Boat Racing Festival in Luang Prabang

The annual Boat Racing Festival is a widely celebrated event in Luang Prabang where long boats race one another down the Mekong River. It is also a celebration of the spiritual Nagas (dragons) that help protect the country.

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Top 10 Lao Dishes You Must Try!

In Laos, food is the most important activity throughout the day. In the local language, it is quite common for people to greet each other by immediately asking, “Have you eaten food?” (“Kin khao laeo bor?”). Food is often the topic of many conversations, especially when eating and sharing dishes between friends and family. Additionally, Lao people take great passion in sharing traditional dishes with curious travelers.

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UXO Laos Museum

The UXO Laos Visitors Center is easily one of the most important places to visit in Luang Prabang. It features a simple, but highly informative exhibit that details some of the more disheartening consequence of being heavily bombed… Read More