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Mount Phousi

4,127 Reviews

Mount Phousi

4,127 Reviews
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Sackarin road, Luangprabang, Luang Prabang 0600 Laos
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Half Day Kuang Si Waterfalls and Hmong village

Relax and enjoy the magnificent natural surroundings of Kuang Si Waterfalls. The water tumbles down and cascades gently into several cool, clear pools where you can enjoy a refreshing swim. The adventurous may walk to the top of the falls via a steep track where stunning views are awaiting them. Kuang Si Waterfalls also is a place where a rescue center for protecting sunbears, the endangered species, is located.<br><br>After pickup from your accommodation, we depart from the city and drive about 45 minutes to get to the waterfalls. We'll stay 2 hours in the falls and then return to the city center. <br><br>Private package can depart / return at your convenient time and be short stop at extra destinations on the way according to your request (Local Hmong / Khmu villages, Buffalo farm, Butterfly Park etc.. )
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JayRae1 wrote a review Aug 5
Glasgow, United Kingdom1,015 contributions267 helpful votes
Mount Phu Si is the highest point in Luang Prabang and therefore provides a wonderful 360 degree view of the town and surrounding area. The name, pronounced "Poo See", means 'Sacred Hill', so you should consider what to wear when visiting, out of respect. There are two
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Date of experience: January 2020
Scottishgal5 wrote a review Jul 2020
Dundee, United Kingdom101 contributions29 helpful votes
The view of Luang Prabang from the top of Mt Phousi is beautiful. It gets very crowded at sunset. The one thing I was disgusted by was the behaviour of other tourists which spoiled the experience somewhat. People were actually shouting at other people if they deemed that
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Date of experience: November 2019
bhodgkinson wrote a review Jun 2020
Preston, United Kingdom240 contributions33 helpful votes
There is a great view of the river from the top of Mount Phousi. It does get really busy at the top - so arrive early to get a great spot for sunset. Well worth a visit!
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Date of experience: August 2019
skyisblu wrote a review Jun 2020
Montreal, Canada2,552 contributions230 helpful votes
A relatively tough 290-step climb leads you through the temple complex to the top of Mount Phousi for a nice panorama of the city. Chose your climbing time wisely, however - sunset is a big draw here. Many buses are parked along the surrounding roads, and hundreds of people are
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Date of experience: January 2020
amanda5805 wrote a review Jun 2020
Duncan, Canada3,864 contributions149 helpful votes
We arrived here around 6:30am. It was 20,000kip ($3CAD) to enter. There are 2 entrances. We took one on the way up and the other on the way down. We were not trying to get there for sunrise but wanted to be there early enough to miss the sunrise crowd and the mid day crowds.
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Date of experience: January 2020