Old Quarter, Luang Prabang

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  • Address: Old Quarter, Luang Prabang 0600, Laos
  • Timings: 24-hrs Details
  • Time Required: 02:00 Hrs
  • Tags: Walking Area, Family And Kids, Neighborhoods
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About Old Quarter, Luang Prabang

The Old Quarter is situated on a peninsula created by the two rivers; Mekong and Nam Kha, north of Mount Phou Si and is a very popular tourist area. Some of the most popular temples of Luang Prabang, Wat Sensoukharam and Wat Xieng Thong are situated here. The main street here is approximately 2 kilometres long and you can opt to walk or hire a bike. There are many buildings of old French colonial architecture situated here. Old Quarter is a nice laid-back area, take your time and soak in some traditional Laos culture here while you spend an evening enjoying some local street food and shopping at the night market where you can buy local handmade art and craft. You will also find many small boutique shops, cafes and restaurants here.

Old Quarter Information

  • Great place to enjoy street food.

How To reach Old Quarter by Public Transport

  • On foot
  • By car
  • By tuktuk
  • By bike

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Things to Know Before Visiting Old Quarter

  • 95% of people who visit Luang Prabang include Old Quarter in their plan

  • 28.71% of people start their Old Quarter visit around 09 AM - 10 AM

  • People usually take around 2 Hrs to see Old Quarter

Monday, Wednesday and Friday

79.96% of people prefer to travel by car while visiting Old Quarter

People normally club together Mount Phousi and Wat Xieng Thong while planning their visit to Old Quarter.

* The facts given above are based on traveler data on TripHobo and might vary from the actual figures

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