A complex and fascinating ethnology comprises 49 distinct
groups, still speaking their own languages and living traditional
rural lifestyles. The mountainous north offers remote lodges and
everything for lovers of the great outdoors. Trekking, mountain
biking and river trips are enjoyed before cooling off under
crashing waterfalls. The meandering Mekong runs the length of the
country before disappearing in to Cambodia. Southern Laos offers
coffee plantations, dramatic waterfalls and the
5th Century Hindu temple of Wat Phou, which is one
of the oldest in Southeast Asia.
See a selection of our suggested itineraries below and contact
our South-east Asia travel specialist, Melissa Matthews, to arrange your
tailor-made holiday to Laos on: +44 (0)1242 787 804.