Let yourself be one in nature with a relaxing trip to Nam Ngum Dam. Take a boat trip in one of the largest man-made lakes in South-East Asia, visit local villages and the ruins of an 8th to 11th century Mon-Khmer site.
Located 80km to the north of Vientiane, Ngam Ngum Dam is wrapped by a green valley and picturesque watery landscape. It was built to harness hydroelectronic power for Laos and its Indochina neighbours. Along the way, you can visit Vang Xang, an archaeological site. as well as Ban Keun, a traditional salt abstraction site.
Approximately: 3.5 hours transfer, 1 hour boat, 2 hours sightseeing
Vientiane> Vang Xang > Nam Ngung > Ban Keun > Dong Mark Khai Market > VientianeStarts at 8am
Pick up from your hotel.