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Luang Prabang to Bangkok Overview
Adventure through South East Asia from Luang Prabang to Bangkok
Travel from Luang Prabang to Bangkok on an overland tour through Laos, Cambodia and Thailand, taking time to get to know this stunning part of South-East Asia. Starting in Luang Prabang on the banks of the mighty Mekong River, head south through Laos, one of the most welcoming countries in the world. Travel to Thailand and get a unique glimpse into Thai life in the remote Isan region. Continue to Cambodia, travelling to the breathtaking temples of Angkor Wat before finishing among the bustling streets of Bangkok, Thailand's lively capital. The memories of this amazing trip will last a lifetime.
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Nestled in the hills of northern Laos, the tranquil city of Luang Prabang is studded with ornate temples, brimming with colourful markets and enriched by French colonial architecture.
Surrounded by stunning limestone karst scenery, Vang Vieng is a small haven with fascinating caves to explore, a myriad of water-based activities and a relaxed atmosphere.
As the most relaxed capital in South-East Asia, Vientiane is a lovely mix of riverside calm, outstanding temples, fabulous food and charming locals.
Phimai, in the remote Isan region of Thailand, is famed for its temples, which are similar to the Angkor Wat temples, though built around 100 years earlier.
The Thai border town of Aranyaprathet is a popular crossing point between Thailand and Cambodia and has a lively nightlife due to its casinos and lively markets.
A vibrant nightlife, mouth-watering food, a time-worn French feel and certain famous temples on its doorstep - Siem Reap is a little town with a big, pulsating heart.
Phnom Penh celebrates life with optimism and colour, and there are a wealth of riverside eateries, bustling markets and historic sites - both tragic and inspiring - to discover.
With the Sangker River running alongside, Battambang has wonderfully preserved French Colonial architecture, ornate Khmer temples and a laidback feel, despite being Cambodia's second-largest city.
Located near the Thai/Cambodia border, Aranyaprathet has great food, busy streets, friendly locals and opulent casinos, which are where the action is.
Loud, bright, chaotic and delightful, Bangkok is a city of modern excesses intermingled with simple traditions, all wrapped up in the famous smiles of the locals.
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