1. Explore the Phou Khao Khouay National Protected Area

    Address: Ban Hatkhai, Bolikhamxay, Laos
    This national park is home to a diverse range of flora and fauna, including elephants, gibbons, and sun bears. Visitors can take guided hikes through the park's lush forests and swim in its beautiful waterfalls.
  2. Visit the Tad Leuk Waterfall

    Address: Ban Keosamphanh, Bolikhamxay, Laos
    This stunning waterfall cascades down a series of tiers, creating pools that visitors can swim in. The surrounding jungle is home to a variety of wildlife, including monkeys and birds.
  3. Explore the Kong Lor Cave

    Address: Ban Khounkham, Bolikhamxay, Laos
    This massive cave stretches for 7.5 kilometers and is home to a subterranean river that visitors can explore by boat. The cave's walls are adorned with stunning stalactites and stalagmites.
  4. Take a boat ride on the Nam Ngum Lake

    Address: Ban Tha Heua, Bolikhamxay, Laos
    This large man-made lake is a popular spot for fishing, kayaking, and boating. Visitors can take a boat ride to explore the lake's many islands and enjoy the stunning scenery.
  5. Visit the Wat Pha Saysettha

    Address: Ban Tha Heua, Bolikhamxay, Laos
    This beautiful temple is located on a hilltop and offers stunning views of the surrounding countryside. Visitors can explore its ornate architecture and learn about the local Buddhist traditions.
  6. Take a cooking class at the Organic Farm Vang Vieng

    Address: Ban Vang Vieng, Bolikhamxay, Laos
    This organic farm offers cooking classes where visitors can learn to make traditional Lao dishes using fresh, locally sourced ingredients. The farm also offers tours of its gardens and fields.
  7. Visit the Ban Na Hin Market

    Address: Ban Na Hin, Bolikhamxay, Laos
    This bustling market is a great place to sample local food and buy handicrafts made by the local Hmong people. Visitors can also watch traditional dances and music performances.
  8. Explore the Phou Khoun Cave

    Address: Ban Phou Khoun, Bolikhamxay, Laos
    This large cave is home to a labyrinth of tunnels and chambers that visitors can explore. The cave is also home to a colony of bats and stunning rock formations.
  9. Take a hot air balloon ride

    Address: Vang Vieng, Bolikhamxay, Laos
    Visitors can take a hot air balloon ride over the stunning Vang Vieng countryside, enjoying panoramic views of the surrounding mountains and valleys.
  10. Visit the Tham Pha Thok Cave

    Address: Ban Tham, Bolikhamxay, Laos
    This cave is located on a cliff face and can only be accessed by climbing a series of ladders. The cave is home to a small Buddhist shrine and offers stunning views of the surrounding countryside.