Vientiane 2 Days or 48h for you
2 Days 1 Night
Located in the downstream of Mekong River, Vientiane Capital of Laos has strongly moved recently. With the advantage of being one of the most peaceful cities in the world, tourists coming here shall be fascinated about its unique beauty.
Below are the guides for your 2-day-tour to Vientiane:
- Itinerary detail
- Traveler's notes
The first day in Vientiane
The capital of Laos has long been famous for many kinds of good cakes and coffee. Let’s start the trip from Le Banneton, one of the best bakery shops in Vientiane.
At around 8h30, you can visit the city on tuk tuk, a very famous transport of Laos. You can also choose to join in a tour of “Laos in one day” to visit many famous markets, enjoy lots of good dishes including Kao Larm and visit a silver making workshop. The tour also gives you a chance to visit a restaurant which helps homeless children by teach them to cook. You can have a meal here if you want. A visit to COPE functional rehabilitation centre is also an interesting experience.
This is the time for you to catch a tuk tuk for a tour to one of the most renowned attractions of Laos called Pha That Luang. From this attraction, you can move to the next stop of Wat Si Saket before having dinner in one of the most premium restaurant of Laos called Lao Kitchen with their famous dishes.
Pha That Luang - a remarkable temple in Vientiane.
Let’s move to the wharf on Mekong riverside to be immersed into the crowd of night market there. Grilled foods or some kinds of snack are easy to buy from the stalls. You can come to Bor Pennyang to enjoy a cup of drink while admiring the sunset from its balcony.
If you want to overnight in the rooms bearing Indochina style, Lani hotel is your best choice. This peaceful place is decorated with eye-catching details and is the affordable accommodation for many tourists.
Wat Sisaket Temple - an ancient highlight.
The second day in the capital of Laos:
Before moving to Green Discovry, a famous ecotourism attraction of Laos, let’s have breakfast at Joma Bakery with a cup of coffee. You then travel by bike and boat through immerse paddy fields and greed islands before returning to Vientiane on Kayak.
You can also pay visit to some museums in Vientiane including Kaysone Phomvhane and Haw Pha Kaeo or move to Xiang Khuan by tuk tuk to admire one of the most well-known religious attraction here.
Haw Pha Kaeo Temple with Buddhist statues.
Afternoon is the ideal time for shopping and T’shop Lai serves as one of the best places to come. You can buy handmade perfume and soaps here. These products are made in co-operation with disable person in Laos.
After shopping time, let reward yourself with one of the most popular services here namely massage. Massage salon specializing in local customers will give you amazing experience. Oasis is our recommendation.
To enjoy one of the best steaks in Laos, let come to Pimentón Restaurant where cooks come from Argentina. If you are into French foods, Le Silapa is a good option.
Let's enjoy the night life of Vientiane with bar or market.
However, if you are interested in local cuisine, Ban Anou Night Market would be a smart choice. Before returning your hotel, it is recommended to enjoy some attractive drinks in iBeam and The Jazzy Brick Bar.