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The only landlocked country in Southeast Asia, Laos is truly is a hidden gem. With a burgeoning tourism industry, Laos remains a destination for the curious to explore the unmarred natural habitats of Luang Prabang, and ancient ruins of past civilisations such as Vat Phou and Muang Phouan.

TRAVEL INFORMATION

    Country Code: +856
    Time Zone: GMT +7 hours (1 hour behind Singapore)
    Peak Travel Period: Nov – Mar
    Four Seasons: No
    Currency: Laos Kip, LAK (₭)

    Tap water: Unsafe. Drink filtered or bottled water
    AC Socket Type: Types  A, B, C, E & F – 230V 50Hz
Laos Power Plug - Types A, B, C, E & F - 230V 50Hz

USEFUL WORDS

  • Hello/Greetings – ສະບາຍດີ (sabaai-diii)
  • Thank you – ຂອບໃຈ (khawp jaai)
  • Please – ກະລຸນາ (kaluna)
  • Excuse me / Sorry – ຂໍໂທດ (khaw thoht)
  • I don’t understand – ບໍ່ເຂົ້າໃຈ (baw khao jaai)
  • How much is this? – ເທົ່າໃດ? (thao dai?)
  • Goodbye – ໂຊກດີເດີ້ (sohk dii der)

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