Photo: Lush in wet season.

Things to see and do

Konglor Cave

When talking about highlights of Laos, many people rattle off sights such as Vientiane’s That Luang, activities like taking a slow boat down the Mekong and even entire towns such as Vang Vieng and Luang Prabang. And they’re right. These things are great to experience, just like lesser-known spots we love at like Vieng Xai up in the northeastern corner of the country near the ... Read more about Konglor Cave .

Namsanam Waterfall
Next to the wat on the main road, Na Hin

The waterfall is best viewed in the wet season when the waters are really rampaging. In the dry season the water flow slows to little more than a trickle, but it's pretty nonetheless. Part of the reason for coming here is to trek through the lush jungle with its gigantic trees competing for pride of place in the canopy and curious wildlife – the forest is alive with iridescent butterflies. ... Read more about Namsanam Waterfall .

Where to next?

Where are you planning on heading to after Tha Khaek Loop? Here are some spots commonly visited from here, or click here to see a full destination list for Laos.

Top of page