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The Walking Street

Closed Now: 18:00 - 22:00
Open today: 18:00 - 22:00
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Take a walk!

Nice place for an evening stroll after the hot Lao sun goes down. Plenty of food vendors and... read more

Reviewed 22 January 2018
Vientiane, Laos
Enjoy in evening

This is a nice place to spend time in evening Local food to order and meet local I did enjoy... read more

Reviewed 9 December 2017
Sukhumvit, Thailand
via mobile
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  • Average25%
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“mekong river”(2 reviews)
“chao”(2 reviews)
“handicrafts”(2 reviews)
The Walking Street is a lively night market at the Mekong river in Vientiane. The market is mostly outdoor with many shops and stalls in three different Zones, offering a wide range of products, cloths, accessories, food and drinks. Experience the...more
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Quai Fa Ngum | Vientiane New World, Vientiane 0100, Laos
+856 20 28 899 778
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Reviewed 17 February 2018

What a fun experience! The Walking street is not next to the night market, which is a bit confusing. Still it is totally worth a visit for a night cap in a totally exhilarating and local ambiance.

Thank MMFoucher
Reviewed 22 January 2018

Nice place for an evening stroll after the hot Lao sun goes down. Plenty of food vendors and souvenir hawkers!

Thank 929larrym
Reviewed 9 December 2017 via mobile

This is a nice place to spend time in evening Local food to order and meet local I did enjoy going there having local diner

Thank olivierCthailand
Reviewed 29 November 2017

The Walking Street fronts the Mekong River just next to Chao Anouvong Park. This place comes alive in the evening with restaurants, bars , stalls, street food and crowds of people. A nice place to browse and hang around for some lively activity in an...More

Thank nellielim
Reviewed 12 November 2017

The Walking Street has many different stalls with cloths, handicrafts, food, drinks and many more. There are stalls with any kind of food: japanese, vietnamese, bbq, steak, local food, thai etc.. The atmosphere is nice and cosy. I can highly recommend this place for locals...More

Thank Thi Lan F
Reviewed 5 November 2017

Walking Street is a bright vibrant collection of alleys in and around the buildings comprising the New World complex just east of the Chao Anouvong statue. An eclectic mix of food stalls and stands, small bars, some handicrafts and clothes, with a skating rink and...More

Thank EB D
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17 July 2018|
Response from 929larrym | Reviewed this property |
I think so, but you wouldn't miss much
10 November 2017|
Response from superone11 | Property representative |
I already requested a location change but it takes time for TripAdvisor to submit changes. The Walking Street is actually located at Quai Fa Ngum Road (Vientiane New World) in Vientiane, Laos.