We went to the lagoon in low season and the place was still quite crowded and partially artificial. However it is a fun place to spend some hours. There were a few locals and we enjoyed sharing the swing and the diving board with them.
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Very cool hike to there cave and cool to see inside. No need for a guide. Lagoon was full of Koreans, very noisy. It was clear they were having fun but just too crowded for my liking. Stop by the Restaurant on the way in...More
Drive about 40 mins, distance about 33 KM from Luang Prabang town. I have a great time here with my friends. Suitable for Picnic and Entrance Fee 20,000 Kip for Foreigners. Inside waterfall hard to find food. There are also Mini Zoo for Bears.
It's a very touristic place. Groups of tourists arrived with tuk tuks or loud quads. The “lagoon“ looks like a muddy self builded pool. No atmosphere, don't go there! Only the cave looked quite nice, but there are others around that are more quiete...
When we arrived the place was overrun. It was too crowded to swim. It felt like the cave was also stifling because of the number of people climbing up to such closed spaces. Normally the cave was enjoyable and the water refreshing to swim in....More
Yes simply put, the place was beautiful but too much people made it noisy and crowded. If you seek a bit more peaceful natural place where you can relax and enjoy then this is not the place to go. Don't get me wrong, it is...More
The lagoon is small, not as fun as advertised. My friend and I only spent less than 2 hours at these places. However, Tham Phu Kham cave which is located just right beside the lagoon (walking distance) is slightly more interesting. You need to climb...More
We rented bikes and cycled the 7km ish to the lagoon. The road is busy but tarmacked - we went further to lagoon 3 and did a loop back to town. That road was awful, gravel and stones! The bikes (the more expensive ones on...More
The place is located about 15 min ride from town and easy to find. 10,000 kip entrance and a lot of Asians. Has a tree which you can jump from and a swing. Nice place to chill for few hours to escape the heat. The...More