Khoueng Houaphan Travel Guide

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    fruit orchards
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    Viengxay is lovely village
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  • to Viengxay and Nam Soy (border village)

    Xam Nua Transportation

    Few times a day there're songthaews to Viengxay which will leave from Southern bus stations 4 km from town. In 2009 we paid 10 000 KIP per person for a ride which took us about one hour to get there (SN - Viengxay).Songthaew to Vietnamese border (leaving SN at about 6 am) will pass Viengxay at the outskirts of village so you'll need to walk some...

  • bus station to centre

    Xam Nua Transportation

    There are few tuk tuks in front of the provincional bus station which can take you to town if you don't like or want to walk. They charged 5000 KIP per person for a ride to the guesthouse.From centre of town to the southern bus station (for Vietnam, Viengxay direction) we were charged 10 000 KIP. That bus station is 4 km from diamond sculpture and...

  • broad smiles of Sam Neua

    Xam Nua Local Customs

    If you come to SN from other Lao provinces you'll be entering Sam Neua through the gate in the shape of heart. Your bus will leave you at the hill overlooking SN and you'll have to take tuk tuk to the town or walk 2 kilometers - ain't far but if it rains you'll get wet in minute - and it does rain often in the Northern provinces. Before you leave...


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