why travel solo to laos?
For all its spirituality and slow pace of life, Laos’ rugged beauty means it’s primed for adventure.
Laos is renowned for its rural perfection. Rice paddies, stilted houses, waterfalls and elephants – it’s quintessential Asia – with the Mekong River running through its core.
Sail your way along the Mekong, watching the landscapes unfold around you. Explore the Tam Ting caves and absorb colonial French influences in Luang Prabang. Spot monks in their vibrant saffron robes and get zen in a yoga class, always making time for the fragrant Laotian cuisine.
By the time you finish your travels in Laos, the frenetic side to South East Asia will feel like a distant dream.
What's The Weather Like?
Laos has a tropical monsoon climate with a prominent rainy season from May through to October. The average summer temperature in Laos is 34C (93F) and the average winter temperature is 28C (82F).
Average temp in high season
What Are The National Languages?
What is the currency?
Indochina Time (GMT +7)
Top Three Experiences
1. Discover the markets of Chiang Mai
2. White water rafting down the Mae Taeng River
3. Hiking through the the Northern Thai Highlands
Top five dishes to try
1. Khao piak Sen
2. Green Papaya Salad
3. Mok Pa
4. Naem Khao Tod
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