Travel: Luang Prabang Visit 1

Luang Prabang Airport Surrounding
Bangkok – Luang Prabang
There are more flights from Thailand and other countries in the region to Luang Prabang such as Malaysia and Singapore.
For Thailand: Thai Smile Airways, Bangkok Airways, Lao Airlines and Air Asia (Low Cost)

From Bangkok to Luang Prabang
Travelers have to take night buses or night trains to Northeast of Thailand: Udon Thani or Nong Khai, then cross the border to Vientiane northern bus terminal for the bus to Luang Prabang via Vang Vieng.

Another option: take low cost airlines to Udon Thani, and then take inter-bus at bus terminal direct to Vientiane or Vang Vieng before heading to Luang Prabang

From Chiang Mai or Chiang Rai to Luang Prabang

Inter-bus from Chiang Mai via Chiang Rai, cross the border heading to Luang Prabang on land.

Boat – the slow pace traveling
Cross the border from Thailand at Chiang Khong, take the slow boat at Huai Sai town for 2 days 1 night (night stay at Pak Beng).

Thai citizen (ASEAN member countries) can enter Laos without visa for 30 days.

Airport Shuttle Bus
50,000 KIP per person by shared-van to hotel

How to commute in Town of Luang Prabang

On foot is easy, the town is compact
Other options: Bike and Tuk Tuk

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