The former capital of Laos, the beautiful city of Luang Prabang, offers an incredibly beautiful landscape, great culture, fantastic food and relaxing vacation in an exotic but easily accessible location. With much of its architecture created by the French and dramatic nature comprised of tall mountains, two mighty rivers and endless lush greens, the city is a fantastic destination for travels. The inner part of the city is located on the peninsula and is easily walked on foot.
The city offers tons of activities such as tours, yoga retreats and massages etc. Research in advance to find best deals on tours. Popular ones are day trips to waterfalls, elephant riding and kayaking. Many also go on boat trips on the Mekong or trekk outside of the city. The city itself offers plenty of nice walks, temples to visit and cafes to snack at. The second largest city of Laos will get treat you to a different kind of vacation and you might have to stay longer than you expected.
Night life in Luang Prabang is different from many other cities the curfew at 11:30 pm. The city and its inhabitants has chosen to make the most of the time before that and provides a fun, colorful scene to party in a tropical paradise that still is a developed town. Being a town that accommodates many tourist and travellers, the atmosphere social and you’re more than likely to make several new friends on your night in town, if you’re in the mood. After 11:30 pm the inner city closes down and energetic party people are referred to the Bowling alley, outside of the city discos or after hours bars outside of town.