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Flights to Luang Phabang

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Book flights to Luang Phabang

Luang Prabang, Laos, charms visitors with its tranquil atmosphere and historical significance. The city, situated at the confluence of the Mekong and Nam Khan rivers, is home to numerous Buddhist temples, including the magnificent Wat Xieng Thong. This intricate structure, along with others, showcases traditional Lao architecture and Buddhist art. Beyond religious sites, Luang Prabang invites exploration by foot or bike, allowing visitors to experience the daily life of local residents and the laid-back pace of the city. Additionally, the surrounding region offers opportunities for nature enthusiasts, with waterfalls, caves, and trekking trails accessible for those seeking adventure. Whether interested in cultural immersion, historical exploration, or a peaceful escape, Luang Prabang provides a unique and captivating travel experience.

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Airports near Luang Phabang

Here are 4 airports available for your flights to Luang Phabang, simplifying your travel arrangements. With these options, travelling to and from Luang Phabang becomes effortlessly straightforward.

Luang Prabang International Airport

This is the closest and most convenient airport for travellers visiting Luang Phabang. It is a commercial passenger airport located just 4 kilometres from the city centre.


Wattay International Airport

If you are unable to find a direct flight to Luang Prabang, Wattay International Airport in Vientiane is another option. It is the main international airport in Laos and is approximately 220 kilometres away from Luang Phabang. From there, you can either take a domestic flight or drive to Luang Phabang.


Chiang Mai International Airport

If you are coming from Thailand, Chiang Mai International Airport is a popular choice for travellers heading to Luang Phabang. It is about 400 kilometres away from Luang Phabang, and you can either drive or take a connecting flight from Chiang Mai to Luang Prabang.


Noi Bai International Airport

For travellers coming from Vietnam, Noi Bai International Airport in Hanoi is an option. It is approximately 600 kilometres away from Luang Phabang, so you would need to take a connecting flight or drive from Hanoi to Luang Prabang.

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Buy your flights to Luang Phabang and pay later

Using Buy Now, Pay Later (BNPL) for flights to Luang Phabang offers several advantages. Spread the cost of your booking over time for more flexibility in managing travel expenses, making your adventure more budget-friendly.

There are often no interest charges if paid within the agreed timeframe, but this will need to be checked with the lending provider, and it can ease budgeting for your trip, ensuring a stress-free travel experience.

Things to do in Luang Phabang

Luang Phabang has an abundance of attractions to see - to make things easier, here's our top 3:

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Kuang Si Falls

Discover the stunning Kuang Si Falls near Luang Prabang. This multi-tiered waterfall cascades over limestone formations into turquoise pools, ideal for swimming. Explore the lush jungle, hike the trails, and visit the nearby bear rescue centre. A must-see for nature lovers and photographers.

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Mount Phousi

In Luang Prabang, Mount Phousi offers stunning views of the city, rivers, and mountains. Climb 300+ steps to reach the gilded stupa at the summit. Along the way, explore shrines and statues for a cultural experience. Don't miss the sunrise or sunset!

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Royal Palace Museum (Haw Kham)

The Royal Palace Museum, or Haw Kham, was the King's residence in Laos. Now a museum, it displays the history and royalty of Luang Prabang. The architecture combines Lao and French styles, and inside you'll find personal artifacts of the royal family, cultural relics, and the Prabang Buddhas. Explore the well-preserved interiors and discover Laos' cultural heritage.

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