Plain of Jars (Site 1)

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The Historical Site

What should we know?

Name in local script:ທົ່ງໄຫຫິນ
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Environment type:cave, hill, meadow
Location type:rural, village

What can we see or do there?

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Services:restaurant, toilet, visitors’ information centre
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How much will it cost us?

Currency:Laotian Kip (LAK)
 
Ticket type:Cost:
adult (non-resident)LAK15,000
 
Extras:Average Cost:
parkingLAK3,000

How long should it take us?

Average time taken:1 hour, 10 minutes
 
Day:Opens:Closes:
everyday7am5pm
 
High season:November to March
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How can we get in contact?

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Language(s):Lao
Timezone:UTC+07:00
Country calling code:856

How can we get there?

Coordinates:19.43071, 103.15477
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The Directions

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The Directions

will guide you to this site quite easily. On a motorbike, expect the journey to take about 20 minutes from .
 
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The Directions

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Altitude:1,000-1,200m

Top Descriptions

This site is larger than and and offers generally better panoramas too. Site 1 is also busier and better facilitated (and slightly more expensive).
 
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Top Tips

There are toilets at the visitors’ information centre, should you need them.
Expect to have to pay for parking. The attendant will accept LAK3,000 instead of LAK2,000 if you don’t have the change. You can leave your helmets with them too.
Make sure you go up the hill for some good panoramas, and the cave in the middle of the site is interesting too.
Do keep an eye out for any bombies (cluster bomblets) that may remain on these sites.
 
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