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Best things to do in Luang Prabang Province

Discover the city according to locals. Find the best things to do, places to eat, and get priceless advice from the people who live here.

Waterfall
“The opaque blue pools have to be seen to be believed. You can go swimming or trek further along the path if you want to find the caves.”
3 locals recommend
Buddhist Temple
“The most beautiful and oldest temple in Luang Prabang. There are lots of secret things to learn and see.”
4 locals recommend
Other Great Outdoors
“A river boat ride up the Mekong takes you to these caves where hundreds of Buddha statues live”
1 local recommends
Flea Market
“Everybody should walk through the night market at least once. Lots of locally made clothing, bags and tourist souveniers.”
1 local recommends
Point of Interest
Point of Interest
“Here you get a panoramic view of the Luang Prabang peninsular. Great for photo at sunrise or sunset”
1 local recommends
Cafe
“Air con to keep you cool and free wi fi. Indoor and outdoor seating. Located just across from the main street. Good for bagels, sandwiches and cakes.”
1 local recommends
Bar
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“If you love a good cocktail this is the place to go. A hidden gem serving tasty food so you can still manage to get home after those killer drinks.”
2 locals recommend
Bar
2 locals recommend
Cafe
“ If you miss your pastry fix this is the place to go. Freshly made baguettes and croissants daily :)”
3 locals recommend
Asian Restaurant
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“Authentic Lao noodle soup joint, located just outside the famous Xieng Thong temple. Excellent value for money . ”
1 local recommends
Asian Restaurant
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“Remember the charm of Indochina, perfect to watch people passing by. Warm ambiance, music’s selection provides good vibes... The menu offer original cocktail, the cuisine is French with some hint of Asian influenced and to finish the dessert are so yummy ! ”
2 locals recommend
Movie Theater
1 local recommends
Bar
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“A little gem of a bar. Read a book, play chess or have a chat whilst enjoying your favourite tipple”
1 local recommends
Pizza Place
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“Just around the corner from The Deck House. Great pizza selection set in a small private garden.”
3 locals recommend
Restaurant
3 locals recommend