LAOS 2024: KHAMMOUANE UPDATE – PART 5

LAOS 2024: KHAMMOUANE UPDATE – PART 5

WHAT’S HAPPENING AT XEBANGFAI CAVE World’s biggest river cave: On the western edge of HIN NAM NO National Park sits the largest cave in Laos. The XE BANGFAI is currently considered to be the world’s largest river cave. The good news for anyone who’s keen...
LAOS 2024: KHAMMOUANE UPDATE – PART 4

LAOS 2024: KHAMMOUANE UPDATE – PART 4

Further caving adventures: Just 10 km up the road from Kong Lor (back towards Na Hin) is another large river cave. NAM NONE CAVE isn’t a standard stop on the Thakhek Loop. Most loopers fly right past it, even though it’s massive entrance is visible from Kong Lor Road....
LAOS 2024: KHAMMOUANE UPDATE – PART 3

LAOS 2024: KHAMMOUANE UPDATE – PART 3

What’s happening on the Thakhek Loop: This motorbike tour through Khammouane Province has been a favourite of Laos adventurers for quite a few years. The highlight attraction continues to be KONG LOR CAVE and the ROCK VIEWPOINT zip-line circuit which, over the past...
LAOS 2024: KHAMMOUANE UPDATE – PART 2

LAOS 2024: KHAMMOUANE UPDATE – PART 2

What’s happening at Kong Lor Cave: This cave site is probably the premier attraction of the THAKHEK LOOP TOUR. At 7.5 km end to end, it’s one of the largest river tunnels in Southeast Asia. Tours through the cave are done in a motorized boat which takes you all the...
LAOS 2024: KHAMMOUANE UPDATE – PART 1

LAOS 2024: KHAMMOUANE UPDATE – PART 1

What’s happening at the Rock Viewpoint: A lot has happened at the Rock Viewpoint since it first opened in December 2019. The COVID era may have slowed things down for a while but the development, since its humble beginnings four years ago, is impressive. The primary...