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Address: Viengxay, Sam Neua, Laos
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Historical Caves In Viengxay, Houaphan province, Laos.

The trip to Historical cave was very interesting, educational, and very impressive. It was used as the hidden place of Pa Thet Lao during 1964 -73. Hospital, School, Meeting... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed 1 week ago
Lao Horizons Tr... S
Vientiane, Laos
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Vientiane, Laos
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

The trip to Historical cave was very interesting, educational, and very impressive. It was used as the hidden place of Pa Thet Lao during 1964 -73. Hospital, School, Meeting rooms...It's about 28 Km Sout west of Samnuea. You may go by by motorbike(you can rent with the bike repaired shop about US$10), hire taxi or Tuk Tuk which will cost... More 

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Tubingen, Germany
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 7, 2014

Vieng Xai is not on the "normal" tourist route through Laos. But if you have time to make a detour - do it! We visited the caves in march 2013. We took the morning bus from Sam Neua to Vieng Xai (plan extra time as the bus is not leaving punctuel if it is not full) and then took the... More 

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Wellington, New Zealand
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 13, 2012

If you are travelling through Laos, make sure that you head to the Hua Phan province and the town of Sam Neua. This town on a beautiful river is worth exploring both for its proximity to Vieng Xai but also for the markets and clean hotels. It is a lovely stopover after travelling by bus through twisting, turning mountain roads.... More 

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