The North of Laos

NAM NOEN

by Aurelien Reys, France (Nov 02)

Global Mark : 14.16

Ratings by criteria : 

Charm Scenery Parks Culture Minor. Market Relax Fiesta 

Cost

AVER.
4 4 1 5 5 2 4 1 5 13.33

Ratings by backpackers :

Surveyed Liked  Comeback  Recommend  Range AVER.
3 100% 100% 100% na 15.00


Description :
a small market-village surrounded by montains and hmong villages on the north-east of Laos (meeting point of the road 1 and 6)

What to do ?  walking through montains and villages, be invated in a hmong village, just enjoy the quiet area hassle free

What you may not like ?  accomodation and food really really basic, the town itself unattractive at all, food again if you don't like noodle with coriander

Where to stay ? 
a couple of basic family guesthouse in town, 10000kips the dble room

Where to eat ? in town

Transport ?  
To Phonsavan / 25000kips / Truck / 5 hours / Few trucks per day, one at around 11h-12h / Really beautiful scenery, road ok

Phonsavan / Vieng Kham

 

 

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