Travel guide to Luang Prabang


Local name
Luang Prabang
When it is 12.00 in Denmark (summer time), it is 17.00 in Luang Prabang. When it is 12.00 in Denmark (wintertime), it is 18.00 in Luang Prabang.

Best time to visit

The best time to go to Luang Prabang is in December and January, when the weather is clear and dry.

Culture and entertainment

The biggest festival in Luang Prabang is Lao New Year in April, where the whole country is celebrating. Furthermore, there is the "Festivals of Lights", which is usually being held in September.

Accommodation / Hotel

There are fairly good accommodation possibilities in Luang Prabang. The offer ranges from medium class hotels to guesthouses and hostels. Around the Lao New Year it can be difficult to get a room. Book your hotel in Luang Prabang here

Local transport



There are no ordinary taxies in the city, but there are quite a few three wheeled motorbikes, which work as taxies.
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