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Top recommendations from locals

From sightseeing to hidden gems, find out what makes the city unique with the help of the locals who know it best.

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
Flea Market
“Everybody should walk through the night market at least once. Lots of locally made clothing, bags and tourist souveniers.”
  • 1 local recommends
Café
“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
Point of Interest
“Here you get a panoramic view of the Luang Prabang peninsular. Great for photo at sunrise or sunset”
  • 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
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
Cinema
  • 1 local recommends
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
Food
“Two minutes to this restaurant at the top of the steps to the Bamboo Bridge. Very laid back in a relaxing setting”
  • 3 locals recommend
Farm
“Demonstration of the Lao rice planting and harvesting tradition in an original Lao Farm Hause. One can follow every step of the traditional rice farming and experience it. The process is directed by native Laotians whe speak very well English. There is a public restaurant for Lunch as well. ”
  • 2 locals recommend
Bar
  • 2 locals recommend
Restaurant
  • 3 locals recommend
Point of Interest
Café
“ If you miss your pastry fix this is the place to go. Freshly made baguettes and croissants daily :)”
  • 3 locals recommend
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