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If you're looking for a relaxing riverside getaway, make your way to the city of Vientiane! Although it is the largest city in Laos, the lifestyle is surprisingly relaxed and laid-back. You can opt to explore the old Buddhist temples in the city or visit the Laos National Museum to learn more about the country's history. Vientiane also has a great nightlife, with several pubs and bars around the area. If this isn't your cup of tea, the city is abundant in must-try restaurants perfect for local food trips! Either way, the locals encourage tourists to relax and take it slow in order to enjoy what the city has to offer!

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26°C 17°C

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14 Dec FRI 28° 16°
15 Dec SAT 28° 16°
16 Dec SUN 29° 17°
17 Dec MON 28° 17°
18 Dec TUE 28° 16°
19 Dec WED 29° 16°
20 Dec THU 32° 18°

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Vibrant Vientiane

Discover the capital of Laos and its rich cultural history with these essential tours and destinations!

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About Vientiane

If you're looking for a relaxing riverside getaway, make your way to the city of Vientiane! Although it is the largest city in Laos, the lifestyle is surprisingly relaxed and laid-back. You can opt to explore the old Buddhist temples in the city or visit the Laos National Museum to learn more about the country's history.


Vientiane also has a great nightlife, with several pubs and bars around the area. If this isn't your cup of tea, the city is abundant in must-try restaurants perfect for local food trips! Either way, the locals encourage tourists to relax and take it slow in order to enjoy what the city has to offer!

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Local Weather

  • DEC - FEB
    29° 14°

  • MAR - MAY
    34° 21°

  • JUN - AUG
    31° 24°

  • SEP - NOV
    31° 20°

General Information

  • Time Zone
    GMT +07:00

  • Currency
    Lao Kip

    1USD = 8535.58LAK

  • Best Time To Visit
    • NOV

      Bun That Luang

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