Photo: Get up in the canopy.

Nahm Dong Park

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In Luang Prabang, there can never be too many opportunities to get outdoors. Nahm Dong Park is yet another way to enjoy nature, albeit in a neatly presented form.

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Nahm Dong Park is 10 kilometres from the town centre, the majority of it on unpaved road through undeveloped land. A trail leads visitors to orchards, forest, streams, a lovely view point and a waterfall. Want to fly instead of walk? The park also offers zip-lining and high canopy cable bridges.

A cute little waterfall. Photo taken in or around Nahm Dong Park, Luang Prabang, Laos by Cindy Fan.

A cute little waterfall. Photo: Cindy Fan

The park is mainly geared towards domestic and Asian tourists, so it is less about hiking and unspoilt nature, more about cute photographable moments and a manicured version of the outdoors. We weren’t thrilled to see the enclosure with muntjacs, a kind of wild deer. We saw one large bus arrive, have lunch, take some quick photos before leaving. However, it’s not difficult to get away from other visitors. There are different trail options for the hike. The largest and most difficult loop is also the most natural, so to get away from the tour groups, this is the one to do. It takes about 45-60 minutes ... Travelfish members only (Full text is around 300 words.)

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