Call Now: +855 88 555 999 8
Home > Laos


 

Laos » Kham Mouane Attraction

Location:       In the middle part of Laos
Total Ara:      16,135 square meters
Population:     330,000
09 Districts:   Thakhek, Mahaxay, Nongbok, Hinboun, Nhommalath, Bualapha, Nakai, Xebangfay, and Xaybuathong
Capital:         Thakhek

Located in the middle part of Laos and it shares the northern border with Borikhamxay, the southern with Savannakhet, the east with Vietnam and the west with Nanork Phanom, Thailand

The natural resources are mountains and forests, for example: The Nakai Namtheun forest preservation area of the total 352,200 ha, the Hinnamnor preservation area 82,000 ha and Phou Hinpoun150,000 ha, These forests make the province very beautiful with many natural caves. The Xebangfay (239 km long), Hinboun, Namtheun and Namgnum are the main rivers of the province

Magical and Tourist Sites 

Thakhek Town        

The provincial capital, Thakhekis located along the bank of the Mekong River. It is very important border opposite Nakorn Phanom, Thailand. Historically this town has been a fare front in the war for national independence. In Thakhek we can see many buildings designed in old colonial style (French classic)  

Sikhottabong StupaBuilt at the same time as That Inhang Stupa in Savannakhet and That Phanom in Thailand. These were constructed in the Sikhottabong Empire for keeping the Bones of Lord Buddha. At first, it was built by King Nanthasene for King Soummitham then it restored by King Saysethathirath in the 16th century

It’s a four square stupa, each side is 25030 meters long and the foot each of 14.33 meters, the high is 29 meters. The top looks like the banana flower

It is located along the bank of the Mekong River on the Route 13B, 6km from Thakhek. The Festival is preformed on the third month of lunar calendar

The Great Wall        

Along the Route 13 (south) just at Km 8 before Thakhek on the West Side, the great rocky wall stretches from the Namdone River at Km 12, it’s about 15 km long. Some sections are in the area of Thakhek

Built in Sikhottabong Empire between the 19th century. Now this wall should be kept as a national heritage and a tourist site

Tham Khonglor Cave “Beauty in the Dark”      

Tham Khonglor Cave is located in the Nation Protected Forest Area of Hinboun Mountain in Khammouane Province, 310 kilometers southeast of Vientiane and 169 kilometers north of Thakhek District, the west entrance is at Ban Khonglor Village, Hinboun District, whereas the east entrance is at Ban Natan Village, Nakai District

The cave is approximately 7,400 meters long, its width ranges from 10 to 90 meters. The wide and the height varies from 20 to 100 meters. The Hinboun River runs through the cave in all seasons. The most attractive area within the cave can be observed at Vang That and Had Xay Luang, where many decorative stones clinging to the ceiling can be view. Had Xay Luang (White Sand Beach) can also be visited, where an attractive beach od about 150 meters long and 100 meters wide can be enjoyed

There are two routes to get to the cave           

From Vientiane along Route 13 (south) to Hinboun District about 160 kilometers then by boat along the Hinboun River about 120 kilometers  

From Vientiane along Route 13 (south) to Ban Lao Village, turn left to Route 8 (Lak Sao intersection), at Km 37 Ban Khounkham Village after Theun Hinboun Reservoir turn right along the earth road about 38 kilometers to Ban Khongloe Village

Other attractive sites for visits in the Province include     

Tad Kham Waterfall located 52 kilometers out of Thakhek District

Tad Nam Khengkam Waterfall, on the Route 13 (south) about 37 kilometers to the east to Thakhek District

Wat Pha Sokkhamsene Temple, an ancient temple located about 1 km out of Nongbok District and about 37 kilometers from Thakhek District

That Thumphavang Stupa located about 2 kilometers north of Nongbok District

Tham Nang Cave located 4 kilometers from Ban Na Viallage in Hinboun District


 Cambodia Tours  Vietnam Tours  Myanmar Tours  Thailand Tours  Laos Tours
Cambodia Classic Vietnam Classic Myanmar Classic Thailand Classic Laos Classic
Cambodia Golf Vietnam Golf Myanmar Golf Thailand Golf Laos Golf
Cambodia Cruise Vietnam Cruise Myanmar Cruise Thailand Cruise Laos Cruise

Cambodia Hotels 

Vietnam Hotels

Myanmar Hotels

Thailand Hotels

Laos Hotels

Siem Reap Hotels Ho Chi Minh City Hotels Bagan Hotels Bangkok Hotels Luang Prabang Hotels
Phnom Penh Hotels Dalat Hotels INLE Hotels Pattaya Hotels Vientiane Hotels
Sihanouk Ville Hotels Danang Hotels Mandalay Hotels Koh Samui Hotels Pakse Hotels
Kep Hotels Ha Noi Hotels Yagon Hotels Chaing Mai Hotels Vientiane Hotels
Battambong Hotels Halong Bay Hotels Naypyidaw Hotels Phuket Hotels Savannakhet Hotels 
Kampong Thom Hotels Can Tho Hotels Mawlamyaing Hotels Nonthaburi City Hotels Xam Neua Hotels  
Change Website Skin Here:     
Amazing Angkor Travel & Tours Facebook Page  Amazing Angkor Travel & Tours Google+  Amazing Angkor Travel & Tours Twitter  Amazing Angkor Travel & Tours Linkedin  Amazing Angkor Travel & Tours Blogger  Amazing Angkor Travel & Tours Instagram  Amazing Angkor Travel & Tours Pinterest  Amazing Angkor Travel & Tours Flickr  Amazing Angkor Travel & Tours Youtube  

Tel: +855 637 603 98 (Head office)
Mobile: +855 97 960 88 99
          +855 88 555 99 98
E-mail: info@amazingangkortour.com
          gm@amazingangkortour.com
My status My status


A value is required.
A value is required.
A value is required.
Validation Code:
   Refresh