Laos where to head to get to Vietnam

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1. Posted by DannyCfree (Budding Member 69 posts) 13y Star this if you like it!

Hey people,
In Laos now in Vangvieng. Looking to head towards Vietnam next although im moving to fast! I know i need to go to Vientiane to sort my visa for Vietnam. Where else is good to head in Laos bearing in mind i need to cvome back to Vientiane at some point. Got 30 days visa, been here about a week now.

Cheers people

2. Posted by sue_v (Budding Member 7 posts) 13y Star this if you like it!

Even though it means you will have to backtrack, I definitely recommend Luang Prabang - went there for two days and stayed for a week - loved it. Go further north to Luang Namtha & surrounding areas if you have the energy to backtrack 20plus hours on a bus back to the capital.