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Best trails in Laos

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Ready to check out the best trails in Laos? AllTrails has 17 great hiking trails, views trails, walking trails and more, with hand-curated trail maps and driving directions as well as detailed reviews and photos from hikers, campers, and nature lovers like you. Ready for some activity? There are 11 moderate trails in Laos ranging from 0.9 to 30.6 miles and from 715 to 2,723 feet above sea level. Start checking them out and you'll be out on the trail in no time!
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Map of trails in Laos
Top trails (17)
#1 - Pha Daeng Peak
Nong Khiaw, Luang Prabang, Laos
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Length: 2.1 mi • Est. 1 h 53 m
Entry Fee: 20,000 kip / LAKShow more
#2 - Kouang Si Waterfall Trail
Ban Muang Khay, Luang Prabang, Laos
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Length: 1.4 mi • Est. 50 m
Kouang Si Waterfall Trail is a 1.4 mile lightly trafficked loop trail located near Ban Muang Khay, Luang Prabang, Laos that features a waterfall and is rated as moderate. The trail is primarily used fShow more
#3 - Kuangsi Waterfall Trek
Ban Muang Khay, Luang Prabang, Laos
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Length: 5.7 mi • Est. 2 h 53 m
Kuangsi Waterfall Trek is a 5.7 mile point-to-point trail located near Ban Muang Khay, Luang Prabang, Laos that features a waterfall and is rated as moderate. The trail is primarily used for hiking, wShow more
#4 - Mount Phou Si
Choumkhong, Luang Prabang, Laos
easyYellow StarYellow StarYellow StarYellow StarYellow StarYellow StarYellow StarYellow StarGray StarGray Star(6)
Length: 1.4 mi • Est. 46 m
Mount Phou Si is a 1.4 mile heavily trafficked point-to-point trail located near Choumkhong, Luang Prabang, Laos that features a river and is good for all skill levels. The trail is primarily used forShow more
#5 - Nam Xay Viewpoint
Vang Vieng, Vientiane, Laos
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Length: 0.4 mi • Est. 27 m
Moderate hiking and scrambling to an incredible viewpoint overlooking Vang Vieng. Bonus shot at top with a motorbike. Bring water and plan to take you time at the time enjoying the views and relaxing Show more
#6 - Luang Namtha Walk
Namdi, Louang Namtha, Laos
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Length: 17.4 mi • Est. 8 h 34 m
Nice day of walking surrounded by mountains, passing through small towns, rivers, a waterfall, rice plantations and a stupa. You make part of the way by bike but you could do walking perfectly or justShow more
#7 - Vang Vieng and Kaeng Nyui Cycle Route
Vang Vieng, Vientiane, Laos
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Length: 21.3 mi
Vang Vieng mountain bike loop, mostly dirt roads. Nice waterfall and pools at Kaeng Nyui.Show more
#8 - Nam Sanam Waterfall Trail
Nam Kading National Protected Area
moderateYellow StarYellow StarYellow StarYellow StarYellow StarYellow StarYellow StarYellow StarGray StarGray Star(1)
Length: 2.8 mi • Est. 1 h 26 m
Nam Sanam Waterfall Trail is a 2.8 mile lightly trafficked out and back trail located near Ban Khoun Kham, Khammouane, Laos that features a waterfall and is rated as moderate. The trail is primarily uShow more
#9 - Phou khao Khuy
Thoulakhom, Vientiane, Laos
moderateYellow StarYellow StarYellow StarYellow StarYellow StarYellow StarYellow StarYellow StarGray StarGray Star(3)
Length: 12.7 mi • Est. 6 h 59 m
Phou khao Khuy is a 12.7 mile out and back trail located near Thoulakhom, Vientiane, Laos that features a lake and is rated as moderate. The trail is primarily used for hiking and walking.Show more
#10 - Plain of Jars
Phonsavan, Xiangkhouang, Laos
easyYellow StarYellow StarYellow StarYellow StarYellow StarYellow StarYellow StarYellow StarYellow StarYellow Star(2)
Length: 0.9 mi • Est. 29 m
Plain of Jars is a 0.9 mile heavily trafficked loop trail located near Phonsavan, Xiangkhouang, Laos and is good for all skill levels. The trail is primarily used for walking and nature trips and is aShow more
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