|Historical site:||Plain of Jars (Site 1)|
|Location:||Asia > Laos > Phonsavan|
The Historical Site
What should we know?
|Name in local script:||ທົ່ງໄຫຫິນ|
|Also known as:||Add Data|
|Environment type:||cave, hill, meadow|
|Location type:||rural, village|
What can we see or do there?
|Services:||restaurant, toilet, visitors’ information centre|
How much will it cost us?
|Currency:||Laotian Kip (LAK)|
How long should it take us?
|Average time taken:||1 hour, 10 minutes|
|High season:||November to March|
|Low season:||Add Data|
How can we get in contact?
|Country calling code:||856|
What are the numbers and averages?
|This site is larger than site 2 and site 3 and offers generally better panoramas too. Site 1 is also busier and better facilitated (and slightly more expensive).|
|If you’ve written a description for Plain of Jars (Site 1) you’d like to share with the community, send it to [email protected] and we’ll post it right here in the directory.|
|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.|
|If you have a tip about Plain of Jars (Site 1) and would like to share that information with the community, contact [email protected] and we’ll post it right here in the directory.|
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