Journals Luang Prabang

Lovely Luang Prabang

Created by dkm1981 on March 25, 2013 Best of IgoUgo

3 Reviews
2 Stories

Luang Prabang is a fascinating city that is full of hidden treasures. We found that we could have stayed there a lot longer than the three days we did, just watching the world go by and enjoying the hundreds of temples and other captivating sites.

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Templed out in Luang Prabang

Created by catsholiday on April 1, 2012 Best of IgoUgo

6 Reviews

We started out recent trip in this rather lovely little city of Luang Prabang which has so many temples that it should be called the city of temples.

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Eating and sleeping in Luang Prabang

Created by MichaelJM on November 1, 2011 Best of IgoUgo

5 Reviews

Luang Prabang is a haven for tourists with its peaceful streets and host of temples

The City of the Delicate Buddha

Created by SeenThat on July 29, 2009 Best of IgoUgo

7 Reviews

With a name as unexpected as the Mountain City, Luang Prabang is the main cultural destination in Laos. Its rich history blends in perfect harmony with the dramatic cliffs surrounding it, the slow flowing Mekong River and its very special cuisine.

Luang Prabang - Southeast Asia's Gem

Created by Kez on March 1, 2006 Best of IgoUgo

5 Reviews
1 Story

UNESCO designated Luang Prabang is a jewel of a town, jam-packed with beautiful houses and buildings, a plethora of temples, a large population of resident monks, and is just a treat to visit.



The Royal City of Luang Prabang

Created by ASpencer on January 2, 2001 Best of IgoUgo

5 Reviews

Well worth the lengthy journey through dramatic-looking jungled mountains, this former royal capital in northern Laos is a quiet, walk-able city set amongst a blend of 16th century temples, French colonial residences, and surprisingly good hotels and restaurants.

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Christmas in Laos

Created by roseboard on November 8, 2005

1 Review
1 Story

Christmas in a Buddhist country felt like any other day, except Tammy surprised me with a Christmas stocking (her sock).

Leisurely Laos Trip

Created by Gary&Lesley on September 2, 2005

1 Review

Laos is known as the Land of a Million Elephants, an unspolit landlocked country, its rich French heritage evident in its buildings and baguettes and the slow meandering Mekong River providing an endless visual feast. Our short trip took in the cities of Vientiane and Luang Prabang.

Two-Person Scooter Ride to the Kuang Xi Waterfall

Created by HectortheCueWrecker on July 3, 2005

1 Review

Two people, 30km, one bad road, and one scooter

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Trekking around Luang Prabang

Created by Sarah H on April 1, 2005

1 Review

I went on an overnight trek to the mountains and villages around Luang Prabang.

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