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Cool

This place we arrived after a walking tour in the sun visiting coffee, thea plantation and a tribe... read more

Reviewed January 6, 2018
Mitra R
The real stuff

The area is good for walks (Phou Asa hill must be visited, by elephant or by foot) and watching... read more

Reviewed May 17, 2016
Maxit
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Champasak prov., Laos
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6 Jan 2018
“Cool”
17 May 2016
“The real stuff”
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Pakse, Laos
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Reviewed January 6, 2018

This place we arrived after a walking tour in the sun visiting coffee, thea plantation and a tribe. This was so nice and cool place to sit, drink and rest. I did not know but it was possible to go in the water. The sight...More

Thank Mitra R
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Reviewed May 17, 2016

The area is good for walks (Phou Asa hill must be visited, by elephant or by foot) and watching real Laos lifestyle. Do not expect to find a classic tourist "original village" but the real stuff, people looking for a kind of "Thai tourism" style...More

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Reviewed April 1, 2016 via mobile

We visited during a short trip to Pakse. It was very nice visiting this site and we were able to swim in some of the ponds there. Only go if you enjoy long drives.

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Reviewed September 21, 2015 via mobile

We decided to visit the village of Kiet Ngong after reading about it in our travel guide. We were hoping to see the elephants and learn something about how they live and how they are cared for. It was quite a journey to get to...More

4  Thank RoseDavid2014
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Reviewed January 18, 2015 via mobile

Very interesting Kmer side nearby Champassak Splendid view from above Ideal as preview of Angkor Wat since it is situated at the ancient road to Angkor

1  Thank An D
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Reviewed October 21, 2014

The upper levels of the path to the top are a bit hazardous due to hewn wood stairways. If you got to the top at dusk, take a flashlight for the climb back down as it is pitch black

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Reviewed April 4, 2014

I went up here as part of a day hike organised by the tourist information centre in Kiet Ngong, the hike was alright but nothing special and this mountain certainly wasn't anything worth going out the way for.

3  Thank Neil N
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Reviewed February 17, 2014

Try the elephant riding from kiat ngong to phou asa. It was a really enjoying trip, wonderful nature, a friendly mahout and a nice elephant to ride on...

8  Thank schnooseer
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Reviewed January 25, 2014

Most take an elephant ride up but if you're moderately fit it is an easy walk and you experience the forest at your own pace. Highly recommended but best to go early if it's hot. It's an odd kind of place but well worth the...More

1  Thank Brendan R
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Reviewed January 11, 2014

Ban Kiet Ngong/Phou Asa /Xe Pian National Park/Elephant ride The elephant ride was something I was really looking forward to. So for me it was really enjoyable. I did feel a little guilty when our elephant was slowly heading up the climb, more so when...More

3  Thank Sammi B
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