6,75 Millions


237,955 km2




Kip (LAK)




GMT +7

When to Go

The small country of Laos has almost no rain from November to April and this is the best time to visit Laos. The temperatures are more moderate throughout during this dry season. The wet season is from late May to October when the rains return to the country and marked by the tropical downpours in the afternoon. However the showers are usually sharp and short with little impact on your exploration. Some of visitors prefer to travel to Laos at this time when it has fewer tourists and the price marked lower than other season in the year.

Here is your guide on what to expect on each region, where and when to visit….

Lao Travel Guide

Luang Prabang

November to March

Warm and dry from November to March, the wet season from June to August still see plenty of sunshine and fewer tourists.

Vang Vieng

November to March

November to March is cooler and drier, while heavy afternoon rains from May to September mean the lush scenery is at its best.


November to March

November to March is dry and slightly cooler, with the heat rising from March to May and tropical downpours from May to September.

Pakse & 4000 Islands

November to March

Warm sunny days from November to March are ideal, and the wetter months from June to September are perfect for river cruising.

Visa to laos

Most nationalities can obtain their visa on arrival at international airports. The tourist Visa valid for 30 days at all international airports and most international border crossings.

The whole process for Visa on arrival to Lao is very straightforward.They also require the name of a hotel or guesthouse where you will stay in Laos. 

Note: A valid passport for at least six (6) months from the expiry date, 01 recent passport-sized photo required as well as US$30 for stamping fees.

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