Laos Vacations: Asia’s Beautiful Secret
With glittering temples, saffron-clad monks, lush rice fields and friendly people, Laos is a truly special and unique country to visit. The best part? It has something for everyone. Adventure enthusiasts can go jungle ziplining or explore the stunning limestone formations riddled with caves. Nature lovers can go trekking in the tropical monsoon forest and check out the diverse wildlife. Culture seekers can visit the ruins of ancient civilizations or take a class in Laotian cooking. No matter what you choose, Liberty Travel can customize a vacation package that’s perfect for you.
Laos at a Glance
Currency: Laotian Kip (LAK)
Tipping Customs: Tipping is not customary, though in high-end restaurants a 10% service charge may be included
Popular Drink: Beer Lao
Must Eat: Laap - salad made with mince meat
Power Up: Plug type A, B, C, E and F 230 V
Weather: Tropical and hot, with a rainy season from May-October
Best Time to Visit: November-April when the weather is dry and cooler
Top Things to Do in Laos
See the river caves
Take a guided boat tour through one of the world’s longest river cave systems and marvel at the stunning geological formations.
Enjoy a cooking lesson in authentic Laotian food with a local chef, using only the freshest ingredients.
Swim under a waterfall
Take a dip in the pools formed under the famous Kuang Si waterfall in Luang Prabang—one of the most stunning waterfalls in Laos.
Visit the Elephant Village Sanctuary
Get up close to these magnificent animals with a tour to this sanctuary that’s dedicated to the rehabilitation and protection of Asian elephants.
Check out the café life
Sip Laotian-style coffee and munch on a baguette at a sidewalk café in the quaint, French-influenced capital city of Vientiane.
Laos: The Liberty Travel Way
Whether you’re looking to explore Laos like a local, or soak in its iconic sites like a tourist, Liberty Travel’s consultants can create a Laos vacation package crafted just for you.
When you book with us, you get:
- Real People. More than a travel agent, your Laos consultant is a fellow traveler with a passion to help you see the world.
- Perfect Match. We’ll pair you with a destination expert who has insider knowledge of Laos for a truly personalized booking experience.
- Crafted Vacations. Stay in hand-selected hotels. Get connected with local guides and enriching experiences. Choose from among our exclusive Laos vacation packages, including our Journeys.
- Support. With 24/7 support, we’ll be with you every step of the way.
We know Laos. Leave the planning to us.