Exotic Experiences: Visit Luang Prabang, Laos For The Unique Morning Market

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The town of Luang Prabang in Laos is a good example of a town with a good mixture of traditional cultures and ancient tradition. It is a great tourist destination that receives thousands of tourists each year. This ancient town is strategically located and encircled by several mountains. It is 2300 feet above sea level and a designated World Heritage Site by UNESCO. Located in Laos, Luang Prabang are the most beautiful spot in the South East Asia and one of the best places to visit if planning a visit to Asia.

There is a lot to attract tourists here ranging from the beautiful temples, the extensive natural beauty, and the amalgamation of the crumbling French architecture. The entire historical section of the city is dedicated towards tourism. The town is the major tourist spot in Laos leaving the capital city Vientiane behind in every aspect. Hotels in Luang Prabang are more expensive than in the city with even food costing a lot more in the capital city.

  • Why visit Luang Prabang – However, there is a lot that makes people keep coming to this wonderful town each year. The Mekong River is another major tourist attraction. The cascading waterfalls, milky brown waters, and scaling peaks leave a lot to desire about this town. Up to until 1989, there was little known about this town. However, that has greatly changed making it the richest and most vibrant provinces in Laos. The Morning market is another great attraction feature in the town with streets being colored in all manner of foods. In the early morning, locals stock the market with leafy greens, dried shrimp, eggs, and live frogs. Visiting the market early in the morning will give you the opportunity to sample some of the very best that Luang Prabang has to offer. The market is their supermarket where the locals buy almost anything they need.
  • Best times of the year to visit – The relatively good weather in Laos means visitors can visit at any time of the year without any worries. Just plan well and if possible book a hotel in advance. There is a lot to see in Luang Prabang Laos no matter the time of the year that you come.

If you are looking to see some of the ancient colonial architecture that has been preserved for years, look no further. Make a plan and visit Luang Prabang for the best experiences of the year.