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Vieng Xai

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  • Pathet Lao caves
    4.5 stars

    The communist forces hid a great deal of their war effort in the caves surrounding Vieng Xai. There were caves for living quarters, markets, printing presses, hospitals and government bureaucracies. They are well preserved and little work has been done since they received heavy usage during the war ... read more

  • Nok Ann Cave
    4 stars

    Entry to the cave area costs 10,000 kip and starts with a walk across a suspension bridge which spans a small river. Heading left and up the hill you reach a large cave entrance which is the beginning of an old Vietnamese military hospital complex. Massive caverns with interconnecting passageways ... read more

  • Noua Waterfall
    3 stars

    This is not a must-see attraction primarily due to the difficulty in getting a good view of the falls. At the bridge on the main road is a sign indicating the existence of the falls. From here, it is several kilometres of uphill downhill trekking on dirt tracks to reach the point where you can see ... read more


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