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Plain of Jars

| 50 km loop from Phonsavan, Phonsavan, Laos
+856-020-22967213
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Avoid the rainy season and go early in the morning

This is an area surrounded by mountains with a rain forest climate than will make it rain most of... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
delacova
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Columbia, South Carolina
Interesting day out, definately go with a guide

I visited Phonsavan in April 2017. The day trips to do the Plain of Jars are quite expensive unless... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
H-Daisybell
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Middlesbrough, United Kingdom
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| 50 km loop from Phonsavan, Phonsavan, Laos
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Reviewed 1 week ago

This is an area surrounded by mountains with a rain forest climate than will make it rain most of the day during the rainy season. We arrived on the only afternoon flight from Vientiane at 3:30 PM. It was lightly raining and had the pre-arranged...More

Thank delacova
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I visited Phonsavan in April 2017. The day trips to do the Plain of Jars are quite expensive unless you get a group of people together which significantly reduces the price. You will see lots of travellers wondering around town, just speak with them and...More

Thank H-Daisybell
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This was my second visit to site 1 as i had been about 4 years before. The facilities are much better and I had and excellent tour host Mr Tey. He showed me many interesting things at site 1, shared local information and new developing...More

Thank erik_trick_12
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

There are 3 Plain of Jars sites near Phonsavan, with a 4th site the mountain quarry where the stone came from. Dating back 2000 years, the Jars have in recent years been studied by Australian and New Zealand Archaeologist who theorize their use as funeral...More

Thank Robert Q
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I almost didn't bother with the grueling bus journey to Phonsovan and the Plain of Jars, but in the end decided to make the trip (and left my travel partner behind!). I loved it! Such fascinating history and beautiful locations - go there!

Thank ChamH_01
Reviewed June 16, 2017 via mobile

Rented a moto for 80k kip and did all three sites in about 4 hours without rushing. Also included a very average waterfall near site 2. I found the first site underwhelming but the second and third were pretty and had nice ambiance. Not sure...More

1  Thank camer0n1980
Reviewed June 13, 2017 via mobile

Absolutely breathtaking scenery. We rented a motorbike and went to all three sites. Each has their own perks. Site 1 and 3 were my favorites. A must see if in northern Laos!

Thank zguil678
Reviewed June 12, 2017 via mobile

Very nice and interesting history It's not very touristic and it really work it Find a guy named Mr Van it's a perfect guide from Hmong minority

1  Thank Lola B
Reviewed May 30, 2017 via mobile

We were staying in Phonsavan so thought it was worth seeing after reading so much about it. We only went to plain of jars site 1 (7km from town), which is the largest & most popular site. 2&3 are situated a short walk from each...More

Thank hungryh724
Reviewed May 22, 2017

June 2009, take a ride from Vietiane to Phonsavan. Appear on the map which was about 300km. Little did we expect we took more than 10hours to reach this beautiful place. The town stands on highland enjoying the cool weather despite the summer heat. It...More

Thank Looney C
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Pham Thuy H
March 18, 2017|
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4-5 hours
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Jo G
February 19, 2017|
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Response from hckok77 | Reviewed this property |
as far I check (several tour agent), only one minivan depart at 0830
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February 18, 2017|
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Response from hckok77 | Reviewed this property |
1930, 130k kip, bus start at Phonsavan market.
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