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Travel Guide of Vientiane in Laos by Influencers and Travelers


Vientiane is the capital and largest city of Laos, on the banks of the Mekong River near the border with Thailand. Vientiane became the capital in 1573 due to fears of a Burmese invasion but was later looted then razed to the ground in 1827 by the Siamese.


The Best Things to Do and Visit in Vientiane


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1 - Wat Si Muang

Wat Si Muang or Simuong is a Buddhist temple in Vientiane, the capital of Laos.

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2 - Wat Si Saket

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3 - Mountain Bike Tours in Vientiane

Vientiane is the city located in the banks of the Mekong River. With peaceful and beautiful villages along the river, it will be a great idea to cycle and explore the city in your own way.

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4 - Buddha Park

   18 km away

Buddha Park, also known as Xieng Khuan, is a sculpture park located 25 km southeast from Vientiane, Laos in a meadow by the Mekong River.

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5 - Sala Keoku

   21 km away

Sala Keoku is a park featuring giant fantastic concrete sculptures inspired by Buddhism and Hinduism. It is located near Nong Khai, Thailand in immediate proximity of the Thai-Lao border and the Mekong river.

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6 - Archaeology Tours in Vientiane

Spending a day to discover Vientiane is a must when you are in Laos. Join with us to visit historic temples, monument and even central market,which is absolutely worthy for your time and money.

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