Luang Prabang

Luang Prabang, or Louangphrabang is the former capital of and a UNESCO World Heritage city. Set at the confluence of two rivers that almost surround the town, and beneath a temple-topped hill, Luang Prabang is a wonderful patchwork of traditional Lao wooden houses and hints of European architecture, reminders of when Laos was part of the French colony of Indochine.

Landmarks in the Area

Luang Prabang International Airport, is one of the few international airports in .

Wat Xieng Thong is a Buddhist temple on the northern tip of the peninsula of Luang Phrabang, .

Wat Sen, also known as Wat Sene Souk Haram is a Buddhist temple, located in Luang Phrabang, .

Wat Manorom is a major Buddhist temple and monastery in , .

Wat Mai Suwannaphumaham often simply Wat Mai or Wat May is a Buddhist temple or wat in , .

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