Northern Laos

Running from the border with China in the North to the karstic region of Vang Vieng, the northern provinces of Laos shelters century old temples, deep forests and a mosaic of ethnic groups.

Tourist sites

This small city used to be the capital city of the Lan Xang Kingdom. Now it is a gem located on the shore of the Mekong River which shelters more than 30 temples. It is also a gateway to the northern regions.