Vang Vieng Vacations
Vientiane, the country's capital, is located 70 miles (113 kilometers) south of Vang Vieng.
Visitors commonly use Vang Vieng as a starting point for further explorations. This much-loved region has been blessed with plenty of great natural and man-made attractions.
Expand your mind by visiting Laos' craft workshops and history museums. Tourists seeking out special places for peace and reflection, will love the chance to spend time in the region's many monasteries.
In this fast-paced world, the perfect vacation often means finding good places to relax. When it's time to de-stress, follow the lead of the locals and have a go at wildlife watching or bird watching. There are times when one of the better ways to understand a place is by hiring local guides. The region offers some very informative wildlife spotting tours, cycling tours and guided nature walks.
Taste the essence of Laos by checking out popular local food. Regular ingredients in this part of the world are cellophane noodles (made from mung bean starch) and asian basil. Don't leave Vang Vieng without tasting khao jee (baguettes) and also laab moo (minced pork salad). When it is the end of you meal, why not try fresh fruit. Afterwards, unwind by ordering a refreshing local fruit juice (watermelon, pineapple, sugar apple).
Your time in Vang Vieng will reward you with breathtaking photos and delightful memories to keep forever.