Land of the Rising Dragon

Nong Khiaw

Nong Kiau

Nong Khiaw is a small rustic town located in Luang Prabang province, north Laos. Located on the banks of the Ou River and surrounded by stunning limestone mountains, the town offers, amazing landscapes, waterfalls, caves and an authentic glimpse into Laos quiet rural lifestyle. The town’s surroundings offer opportunities for rock-climbing, boat trips, trekking, cycling and caving.

This charming little town is gradually changing to embrace tourism. Although services and infrastructure are still developing, accommodation options and continuous power supply have changed the game for residents and travellers. Nowadays the town keeps its traditional ways and lifestyle but offers basic options that western travellers will surely appreciate.