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If you pay in Thai Baht then change will be given in Kip.
If you are travelling from Bangkok, bring Thai Baht plus US dollars for the visa fee. How Long to Stay – We suggest two nights/three days.
Getting to Luang Prabang – Daily flights from Bangkok with Bangkok Airways and Thai Air Asia.
Lao Airlines operates services to Vientiane, Chiang Mai and Hanoi.
Kuang Si and Tad Se Waterfalls – These are the largest and most dramatic waterfalls in the region. Also home to the Bear Rescue Centre (four-legged animal type! Boat Trip on The Mekong to Tam Ting – Take a long boat for a 2-hour trip 25 km upstream to the caves at Tam Ting – a shrine filled with 2500 Buddha images. A popular gay bar (Blue Ice) that opened many years ago closed in 2011.
Money – Kip, but the Thai Baht is accepted everywhere.
Luang Prabang was designated a UNESCO World Heritage Site in 1995.
This has, thankfully, restrained the pace of development.
Watch the sunset from Phou Si Stupa – Also known as Wat That Chomsi, this golden stupa is located at the top of Phou Si, a small hill in the centre of Luang Prabang that is forested with frangipani and hibiscus.
Excellent views across the town and a beautiful place to watch the sunset over the distant mountains.
Expect to pay around 40 baht per person in a tuk-tuk for any trip in the town. The visa fee depends on nationality but is typically US$35 plus a $1 processing fee (take US$ cash with you).