Cultural Gems - Luang Prabang
Royal Palace
Royal Palace

Delve into the history of Laos's monarchy at the Royal Palace Museum, where you'll discover artifacts and exhibits that chronicle the kingdom's rich past.

Haw Phra Bang
Haw Phra Bang

Haw Phra Bang Where to? Royal PalaceWat Xieng ThongAlms Giving Ceremony Destinations DestinationsAlmsgiving CeremonyCultural GemsRoyal Palace MuseumWat Xieng Thong Find Now   Haw Phra Bang Visit the Haw Phra Bang, home for the Pha Bang, Luang Prabang’s namesake and the most sacred image of...

Phralak Phralam Royal Theatre
Phralak Phralam Royal Theatre

Phralak Phralam Royal Theatre Where to? Royal PalaceWat Xieng ThongAlms Giving Ceremony Destinations DestinationsAlmsgiving CeremonyCultural GemsRoyal Palace MuseumWat Xieng Thong Find Now Phralak Phralam Royal Theatre Phralak Phralam is the national epic of the Lao people, which has been adapted from an earlier Sanskrit...

Wat Xieng Thong
Wat Xieng Thong

A magnificent 16th-century temple adorned with intricate gold leaf designs, Wat Xieng Thong is considered the city's spiritual heart.

Alms Giving Ceremony
Alms Giving Ceremony

Witness the daily spectacle of saffron-clad monks receiving alms from local residents, a deeply spiritual and humbling experience.

Wisunarat Temple
Wisunarat Temple

Wat Wisunarat Where to? Royal PalaceWat Xieng ThongAlms Giving Ceremony Destinations DestinationsAlmsgiving CeremonyCultural GemsRoyal Palace MuseumWat Xieng Thong Find Now Wisunarat Temple Steeped in ancient history, Wat Wisunarat stands as a testament to Luang Prabang's rich spiritual heritage. Standing as a testament to Luang...

Heuan Chan Heritage House
Heuan Chan Heritage House

Heuan Chan Heritage House Where to? Royal PalaceWat Xieng ThongAlms Giving Ceremony Destinations DestinationsAlmsgiving CeremonyCultural GemsRoyal Palace MuseumWat Xieng Thong Find Now Heuan Chan Heritage House Heuan Chan Heritage House: A Window into Luang Prabang's Past. Nestled amidst the ancient temples and bustling markets...

Mai Suwannaphumaham Temple
Mai Suwannaphumaham Temple

Mai Suwannaphumaham Temple Where to? Royal PalaceWat Xieng ThongAlms Giving Ceremony Destinations DestinationsAlmsgiving CeremonyCultural GemsRoyal Palace MuseumWat Xieng Thong Find Now Mai Suwannaphumaham Temple Wat Mai Suwannaphumaham: Luang Prabang's New Monastery with a Rich History. Often referred to simply as Wat Mai (meaning "New...

Garavek Storytelling
Garavek Storytelling

Garavek Storytelling Where to? Royal PalaceWat Xieng ThongAlms Giving Ceremony Destinations DestinationsAlmsgiving CeremonyCultural GemsRoyal Palace MuseumWat Xieng Thong Find Now Garavek Storytelling In the heart of Luang Prabang, amidst the enchanting temples and bustling markets, lies a unique cultural treasure - Garavek Storytelling. This...

Longkhun Temple
Longkhun Temple

Longkhun Temple Where to? Royal PalaceWat Xieng ThongAlms Giving Ceremony Destinations DestinationsAlmsgiving CeremonyCultural GemsRoyal Palace MuseumWat Xieng Thong Find Now Longkhun Temple Across the Mekong River, nestled in the village of Ban Xieng Maen, lies Wat Long Khun, a simple yet intriguing temple steeped...