Mount Phou Si, also written Mount Phu Si, is a 100 m high hill in the centre of the old town of Luang Prabang in Laos.
Dating back to the 16th century, this is one of the most cherished temple complexes in the region.
The Royal Palace in Luang Prabang, Laos, was built in 1904 during the French colonial era for King Sisavang Vong and his family.
The oldest temple in the city takes its name after Visoun, the king of Lan Xang from 1500 until 1520, who had it built.
This 18th-century monastery is beautifully decorated in typical Thai style - note its maroon walls with gold decorations, richly…
A must while in Luang Prabang. Unique atmosphere and the selection of handicrafts is huge - perfect for souvenir-hunting.
One of the city's more important wats. Large, marvellously decorated and not to be missed.
One of the golden jewels of Luang Prabang boasts the oldest Buddha statue in the city.
Wat Pa Phon Phao, also Wat Phon Phao, Wat Phonphao, or Wat Phol Phao, meaning "Peacefulness Temple", is a Buddhist temple situated on a…