Northern Laos is a mountainous region of Laos. It shares borders with Thailand, Myanmar, China and Vietnam. The region includes the provinces of (from north to south) Phongsali, Udomxai, Luang Namtha, Bokeo, Sainyabuli, Houphan province.
Northern Laos is famous for its high mountains and river valleys, which are the dream and exotic nature of the whole country. Whether trekking, cycling, kayaking, zipline or a host family, a visit to northern Laos is the highlight of your trip. Moreover, not being hampered by dense forests with tigers, gibbons and a cornucopia of animals, the provinces of this region have developed a well-established ecotourism infrastructure to take you to their heart.
This land is the land of some groups of mountainous Lao tribes, so this is an opportunity to immerse yourself in the cultural wealth of the Laotian people. Especially, Thanks to the mountainous terrain, northern Laos is a destination off the beaten track for people who love adventure, explore new things and stay away from noise and crowds. Here, visitors can take part in a variety of activities, including hiking, climbing, swimming, tubing or cruising the Mekong River.
Bokeo – Northern Laos
The visitors who come here are not for the cities. Everything revolves around rural life. Most cities in the north are functional places, rebuilt after massive bombing during the 20th century Indochina wars. In the north, you will also find a tapestry of well-dressed ethnic tribes like nowhere else in Laos. You will have memorable experiences when you challenge yourself on endless roads turn through mountain ranges and serpentine valleys.
Luang Prabang – Northern Laos
Luang Prabang should be considered an absolute must-visit city for the first visitor to Southeast Asia. Located on a promontory of the Mekong River, this city is by far the crown jewel of northern Laos. The former royal capital and UNESCO World Heritage Center remains one of the most charming and romantic cities in all of Asia. .
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