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Pakse

Things to see and do

  • Ban Saphai
    4 stars

    It was settled by a group of families from Attapeu hundreds of years ago and today there are 44 families living on the island, officially making up a total population of 396. Their traditional Lao-style houses ring the island which can be easily circumnavigated in a couple of hours. The houses are ... read more

  • Tad Fane
    4.5 stars

    The falls are located in the jungle of Dong Hua Sao, which is a National Biodiversity Conservation area. Overlooking the falls is a single resort, appropriately called the Tad Fane Resort. The falls are quite striking, but unlike others in the area, swimming opportunities aren't available ... read more

  • Tad Yuang Gneuang
    3.5 stars

    It's a stunning spot, brilliantly green, and although the waterfall is not the highest in the area, it's wide and impressive. It's easy to access from the road -- the path leads first to the pools at the top of the falls, and then there's a path to the right that winds down to the pool at the ... read more

  • Tad Champee
    3.5 stars

    It's then a 10 kilometre journey down a flat dirt road. At the motorbike parking area you'll be asked to pay 5,000 kip. The waterfall is mediocre to look at and simply tumbles over a few rocks and then continues to be a river again a few metres below. However, Tad Champee is a great place for ... read more

  • Uttayan Bajiang
    3.5 stars

    It's a self-described nature resort which includes a waterfall, great restaurant which is extremely popular with groups, mock village complete with traditionally dressed people and some rudimentary unused lodgings. The primary thing to see here is the Pha Suam Waterfall. The falls tumble quite ... read more


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