Border crossing Cambodia - Laos

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Budget

30 days

Total

Daily

Transport

Accommodation

Food

Excursions / Admission

Visa

Souvenirs

Miscellaneous

Total

Budgeted

€ 20.00

Border crossing

  • Cambodia; Early morning, charter boat for $30 or $5 per person (1hrs).
  • Laos; Voen Kahm boats to Don Khone $5 (20mins) or moving on taxi to Nakasang $4-5

Type

From

To

Price

Dur

Boat

Nakasang

Don Khon

$1-2

 

Boat

Nakasang

Don Det

$1-2

 

Jamboh

Nakasang

Hat Xai Khun

 

 

Nakasang to Khon Phapheng Falls for 5000K + 9000K admission

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Money

  • Geen ATM
  • Traveller's checks alleen in Vientiane, Luang Prabang, Savannahket en Pakxe

Unesco World Heritage Sites

Unesco World Heritage Tentative

Festvals

Period

Festival

City

Feb

Makkha Busa

Full Moon • Buddhist holy day celebrating by going to monestaries to make merit; they walk around the sim, bearing offerings while monks chant inside.

Nationwide

Feb

Bun Wat Phu

On hillside praying and offering during 3 days. Boat races, thai-boxing.

Champasak

Feb-Mar

Tet & Chinese New Year

Mostly private parties and visists to Mahayana Buddhist pagodas.

Vientiane, Pakse and Savannakhet

Mar

Bun Pha Wet

Buddha’s 2nd to last incarnation, celebrated at local monastery where monks recite the tale + dancing in larger towns.

Nationwide

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