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Kuang Si Falls

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Luang Prabang 06000, Laos
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

It really is stunning, you really must see it - but having been to Tad Sie immediately beforehand and having shared it with a handful of other charming tourists - including bathing, the crowds at the Kuang Si were just a little hard to take.

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank LW86500
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

A must see! We drove on a scooter which was about 30km away from the Main Street. The roads weren’t too bad but there were potholes so you need to be careful when driving if you don’t know the road. The falls were amazing and...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank BiataH3
Reviewed yesterday

me and my wife enjoyed a pleasant morning at the waterfall, we hired a motorbike in luang prabang and had a slow ride cheap to get in and was great to see the bears on arrival the waterfalls were beautiful and well worth a visit...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank 64tommys
Reviewed yesterday

The journey of approximately 30 kms to go to thisd waterfall from Luang Prabang is amazing if you go by a motorbike. Lush green forests with zero pollution and many wooden bridges on the way - the ride is adventurous as well as romantic. Lovely...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Sanjeev N
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

You can get to the entrance in an air conditioned van from your hotel in less than an hour. Most hotels offer this ride for 50,000 kip, but you can get it for 35,000 at Xayana (see photos). Leaves at 9 am, 11:30 am etc....More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank LockyJ
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

We visited the waterfall in January. This was the nicest waterfall I've ever seen. I liked it better than the Niagara Falls :)

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank Roland H
Reviewed 3 days ago

This destination of over-crowded and has a very touristy feel but despite that you can still get great pictures of the falls without fighting the crowds and there is enough space around to get a little bit away from the majority of the crowd if...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank EdWelter
Reviewed 3 days ago

Situated approximately 45+ minutes from Luang Prabang, this is a nice day outing to consider. Easiest and cheapest way is via tuk-tuk, and although affordable it won't be very comfortable riding in either direction. Hiring a private car was much nicer and relaxing, and it...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank Traveler O
Reviewed 3 days ago

The terrace pools with clear blue water look like Jiuzhaigou in Sichuan Province of China. The shape of the waterfall is very special. Interesting point is the biggest pool where lots of young guys jump from a big trunk into the water.

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank shuyajing
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

My friend organised a LAK50,000 per person trip in a minivan. they aren’t the highest, they aren’t the longest, but they are great. It’s quite a demanding hike to the top, but worth it.

Date of experience: January 2019
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Sara G
4 July 2018|
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Response from jessiem24 | Reviewed this property |
There is a parking section to the left of the entrance, a lot of Tuk Tuks and taxis here but most will be waiting for people who already booked them. The best thing to do is get a Tuk Tuk or Taxi there, the fare they... More
Alistair C
20 November 2017|
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Response from RocketmanGeneva | Reviewed this property |
Hi Alistair, There are lockers, but not all that many! Most people seemed to put everything in one bag, and then took turns guarding it. Another group had their guide do that job! Hope this helps Robbin
19 November 2017|
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sure. i rented a bike. very easy drive takes about 1 hour. go early as it gets very crowded