Vang Vieng, at the contemporary time, is gaining its ever-increasing popularity with an influx of visitors and travelers annually. It is today is a heaven on earth. Regardless of sights, sounds or tastes – Vang Vieng has loads of amazing things to offer. Therefore, your Laos vacations would become unforgettable.

Vang Vieng, Vientiane

A hot air balloon over the town of Vang Vieng

Plan a trip to Vang Vieng, you will have a good chance to marvel at stunning landscape, including evergreen soaring mountains, rivers, limestone cliffs, charming town and uninterrupted rice fields. Among all, the Nam Song River is worth a visit. It’s where you can capture beautiful landscape and take an opportunity to sit in a giant tube in order to float downriver, thereby gaining a first-hand experience of most beautiful sights in Vang Vieng.

Vang Vieng Highlights

  • The Water Cave: As one of the Vang Vieng’s highlight, The Water Cave is an ideal place for those being keen on adventures. Follow the road to reach Ban Tham Xang village to explore the Elephant Cave in which you can have an opportunity to visit Buddha statues.
  • Kaeng Nyui Waterfall: There is nothing quite like visiting this marvelous waterfall. Here, you will be mesmerized with heart-touching landscape. From a far distance, the whole area is a brilliant patchwork with giant rocks, three cascades and relaxing swimming holes.
  • Pha Poak: Do not miss this amazing small limestone hill which is situated to the west of town. Pha Poak is a perfect choice for adventure lovers. Especially those being interested climbing.
Vang Vieng, Vientiane

Blue lagoon in Vang Vieng

Things to do in Vang Vieng

  • Kayaking: The fact is that Vang Vieng nestles on the bank of Nam Song River. Therefore, there is no better way than kayak to fully capture the scenic natural beauty of the whole region.
  • Tubing: For a long time, Vang Vieng is highly renowned for its tubing extravaganza. In order to have your sense thrilled by sights, sounds and tastes, do not hesitate to rent a tube and float down the river.
  • Caving: Vang Vieng is home to some of the country’s most beautiful caves. Hence, caving into famous ones like Water Cave is definitely enjoyable.