Pakbeng Overview

Pakbeng is a beautiful riverside village on the banks of the Mekong River, halfway between Huay Xai and Luang Prabang, a wonderful place to observe the laid-back sleepy village life. Take it easy, enjoy the atmosphere and stunning scenery while sipping cocktails at Le Grand Pakbeng's poolside bar and getting pampered in the spa.
Pak Beng is a small village in Laos, on the Mekong River about halfway between the Thai border at Huay Xai and Luang Prabang, Laos. Pak Beng is connected by a sealed road with Oudomxai along the Nam Beng River. The town is the overnight stop for boats running between Luang Prabang and Huay Xai. The slow boats which run between Huay Xai and Luang Prabang over a period of two days spend the night moored in Pak Beng.

Places to go

Hotel in Pakbeng

Our Pakbeng trips

Trip name Days From USD
2 Days From Nan Province To Pakbeng And Luang Prabang Pakbeng, Laos to Pakbeng, Laos 2 Days From Nan Province To Pakbeng And Luang Prabang 2 days $208 View Trip
Cooking Class Pakbeng, Laos to Pakbeng, Laos Cooking Class $30 View Trip
Cycling Tour Pakbeng, Laos to Pakbeng, Laos Cycling Tour $30 View Trip
Bike Tour By Scooter Pakbeng, Laos to Pakbeng, Laos Bike Tour By Scooter $45 View Trip
Morning Alms Giving Pakbeng, Laos to Pakbeng, Laos Morning Alms Giving $15 View Trip


Pakbeng Local Market

Explore the local market where all local people of Pakbeng district come to do their daily shopping, You will see a variety of local foods and products including dried buffalo skin, local tea and...

General Information

Oudomxay Province, the heart of northern Laos

Oudomxay is a northern province in Laos, there is not as romantic as in Vientiane or Luang Prabang but Oudomxay attracts visitors by feature of culture and lifestyle of people in the region.


Wat Kokkor Temple

This 400 year old temple offers ancient artifacts with amazing view Pakbeng town. Ideal to see sunset and enjoy the vermillion skies.

Wat Chomjeng Temple

Beautifully decorated and colorful artifacts. Join in with monks as they take their vows. Featuring ancient murals, pictures and sculptures.

Top Attractions

Pakbeng Hill Town

With small cafes, restaurants and a couple of bars, the coffee shops are a must to visit. Here the local people will greet you and advice you on their culture. Sample the freshly made baguettes or...

Food Culture

Sunset Dinner on the Mighty Mekong

2 hour cruise dinner on the Mekong River with views of sunset, Pakbeng and surrounding areas skyline after dark. Live Traditional Laos music, full bar, cocktails, coffee available on board.
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