Things to see and do
As you turn off the road, you will see a small temple. You'll have to head down the dirt path on foot, where you'll come to the Nam Long, perhaps accompanied by locals who come down to wash their clothes in the river. In the dry season, the river is not deep and easy to wade across. As the rains ... read more
Follow the road until the T-intersection, turn left and walk about 100 metres until a dirt road on the right appears and head up that. At the top is a rather modest stupa overlooking the entire town and large sections of farmland for kilometres around. This is a great place to get your bearings ... read more
A far cry from the situations in other parts of Laos and Thailand, Muang Long is genuinely off the beaten track with only a handful of foreigners making it into town every year. And with a wide selection of villages to visit, you may well be the only foreigner to visit a particular village during ... read more
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