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The River Resort

The gateway to an enchanting experience rooted in the heart of Laos, where nature and luxury intertwine.
Laos holidaysEast and Southeast Asia· 30 Rooms · ££

The River Resort

Laos is a destination of cultural riches, natural beauty, and serene landscapes, and The River Resort is the epitome of this exquisite country. A stay here promises not just a vacation but an enchanting journey through the heart of Laos.

Rooms: Indulge in the epitome of luxury and comfort with our meticulously designed rooms at The River Resort Hotel. Each accommodation space is crafted to offer a perfect blend of sophistication and relaxation, ensuring an unforgettable stay.

Location: Nestled in the heart of Laos, The River Resort Hotel boasts a prime location along the tranquil riverbanks, providing guests with a backdrop of natural beauty. Immerse yourself in the serenity of the surroundings while still being conveniently close to local attractions.

Amenities: Elevate your experience with our unparalleled amenities. From lavish spa facilities to gourmet dining options, The River Resort Hotel is committed to providing a seamless blend of opulence and convenience. Indulge in the finer things in life as our dedicated staff ensures your every need is met.

Activities: Embark on a journey of discovery with the plethora of activities offered at The River Resort Hotel. Whether you're seeking adrenaline-pumping adventures or more serene experiences, our curated selection ensures there's something for every type of adventurer.

Sustainability: At The River Resort Hotel, we take pride in our commitment to sustainability. Discover a resort that not only offers opulence but does so with a conscience. Our eco-friendly practices aim to preserve the beauty of Laos for generations to come, making your stay both luxurious and environmentally responsible.

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When to go to Laos

A month-by-month guide of when to visit Laos

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January

January is one of the driest months in Laos, with pleasant temperatures. Celebrate the Lao New Year, known as "Pi Mai Lao," with water festivals, parades, and traditional ceremonies. It's a joyous time to experience Lao culture.

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February

Similar to January, February boasts comfortable temperatures, making it ideal for outdoor activities.

Visit the Pak Ou Caves near Luang Prabang, where locals gather to celebrate the annual Pak Ou Festival. It's a unique blend of spirituality and festivity.

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March

Dry season continues with temperatures rising between 19°C and 32°C, offering pleasant weather.

Witness Boun Khoun Khao in Vientiane, a harvest festival celebrated with religious ceremonies and a traditional boat race.

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April

April marks the onset of the hot season with temperatures between 23°C and 35°C River will be at an annual low.

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May

May is the peak of the hot season with temperatures ranging from 24°C to 35°C. It can be quite warm.

Explore the Vat Phou Festival, held at the ancient temple of Vat Phou near Champasak, featuring traditional dances and religious rituals.

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June

The wet season begins in June with temperatures between 25°C and 34°C. Expect occasional rain showers. Experience the Rocket Festival (Boun Bang Fai) in various locations, where locals launch homemade rockets to encourage rainfall.

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July

The wet season continues, with temperatures ranging from 24°C to 32°C. Be prepared for frequent rainfall.

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August

Rainfall is at its peak in August, with temperatures between 24°C and 31°C.

Witness boat races and other festivities during the That Luang Festival in Vientiane, which celebrates the iconic That Luang Stupa.

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September

The wet season lingers with temperatures ranging from 24°C to 31°C.

Attend the colourful Elephant Festival in Sayaboury, celebrating the province's deep connection with elephants.

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October

The rainy season starts to subside, with temperatures between 23°C and 31°C. This is a great time to visit as it is less crowded and the lush landscapes are at their best.

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November

November marks the start of the dry season, offering pleasant temperatures between 19°C and 30°C.

Witness the That Ing Hang Stupa Festival in Savannakhet, which includes almsgiving, temple fairs, and parades.

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December

December offers cool and dry weather, with temperatures ranging from 15°C to 27°C. Celebrate Christmas and the New Year with festive decorations and special events in tourist areas.

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