Struggling to figure out how to travel in Laos? This Laos transportation guide will help you do just that & make travel planning easy-peasy!
Immerse yourself into spirituality at some of the most sacred spots in Laos where religion, nature, and history take you through a journey unlike any other.
Noodles and sandwiches, sausages and fruits; our guide to Luang Prabang’s street food will take you on a gastronomic journey like no other.
The standard voltage in Laos is 230V. There are four plug types in Laos: Types A, B, C and E.
It's recommended to have gotten the following vaccinations before visiting Laos: Measles, Polio, measles-mumps-rubella, diphtheria-tetanus-pertussis, Chickenpox, and your yearly flu shot. Additional vaccinations you should get are Hepatitis A, Typhoid, Cholera, Hepatitis B, Japenese Encephalitis, Malaria, Rabies and Yellow Fever. There are some rules regarding Rabies vaccinations before a trip to Laos, so we recommend double checking with the CDC or your doctor for more information.
Credit cards are not widely accepted in Laos. Credit cards will be accepted at major hotels in cities like Vientiane and Luang Prabang, but otherwise, cash is the dominant form of payment.
These are the holidays celebrated in Laos: