Khoueng Oudomxai Travel Guide

  • A quick breakfast here.
    A quick breakfast here.
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  • One hour before sunrise.
    One hour before sunrise.
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  • Sunrise on the Mekong.
    Sunrise on the Mekong.
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Muang Pakbeng




Muang Pakbeng

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  • Close to resort.

    Muang Pakbeng Restaurants

    The problem with Pakbeng was without electricity it was very difficult to move very far from the bungalows. So it was easy to just walk across the road. The resto is the same owner as the Riverside lodge opposite and as such we were very welcome. A small glass of Laolao was offered......pheeewwww. A chicken masala went down well followed by a...

  • Getting back on the boat

    Muang Pakbeng Warnings and Dangers

    My first day on the boat was a really cool experience, on a spacious boat with comfortable seats. However after one night in Pakbeng, the three boats we arrived on became two! The boatmen decided that they would send the best boat back to Huay Xai and squeeze everyone onto the other two.The boats were just about seaworthy but not very comfortable...

  • Only the river

    Muang Pakbeng Transportation

    Pakbeng is on the Mekong river and every day tourists arrive from Luang Prabang or Thailand on the slow boat. When you arrive you climb the steps with your bag or you can get the locals to do it for at a price.



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  • Bus back to Luang Prabang.

    Oudomxai Transportation

    An easy flat 15 mins walk to the bus station from our hotel to catch the local bus to Luang Prabang, and a quick bite to eat on the way. Bus cost 55.000 (5€) LAK per person and took just over 7 hours. I must say a puncture held us up for some while. These buses do not overload with people but goods, yes. Throughout the ride at every stop for toilet...


    Oudomxai Things to Do

    Walking from the bus station on the right hand side you will come across Samlaan Cycling office where cycling tours are offered (day tours, or longer tours if there are enough people). You can bring your own bike or rent from them.


    Oudomxai Things to Do

    There is an ugly concrete structure just across the bridge and downstairs you will find many Chinese goods for sale. Check it out for jackets and pants (military style, lots of pockets for carrying all you need on your days out.


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