Luang Prabang, Laos Price Guide Last Updated: Dec 2021

BACKPACKER INDEX: US$21.35
1 USD = 15,013.5400 LAK
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Luang Prabang Hotel Prices

Rating Price(USD)
starstarstarstarstar8.00 - 20.00
starstarstarstarstar13.00 - 45.00
starstarstarstarstar20.00 - 70.00
starstarstarstarstar54.00 - 135.00
starstarstarstarstar218.00 - 250.00

Luang Prabang Hostels Prices

Type Price(USD)
Hostel Bed5.82 - 6.20

Luang Prabang Attractions Prices

Location Description Type Price(USD)
Phou Si hillClimb this steep hill in the center of town for excellent views of your surroundings.
adults
1.33
Royal Palace MuseumThis ornate complex is across from Phou Si hill, housing local treasures from the ages.
adults
2.00
Kuang Si FallsHire a tuk-tuk or minibus for a ride to this refreshing and pleasant area. This price is only for admission.
adults
1.33
Pak Ou CavesA 2-hour boat ride will cost more than the admission to this disappointing and small cave group.
adults
1.33

Luang Prabang Food and drink prices

Food Type Description Price(USD)
Budget breakfastIf your hotel doesn't include breakfast you'll have no problem finding cafes in the tourist area.1.33 - 2.33
Budget lunchLarge baguette sandwiches plus local Lao dishes are great bargains here.1.86 - 3.33
Budget dinnerRestaurants along the western part of the strip will cost less than the posh places down the peninsula.2.66 - 4.66
Beer (.64l bottle)Aside from a few bars and fancy restaurants, a large bottle of Beerlao is cheap everywhere.1.00 - 1.67
Baguette sandwichLarge and delicious stuffed baguettes are a worthwhile highlight for budget travelers, especially for take-away.0.87 - 1.20
Fresh fruit juiceMany vendors and restaurants make a variety of fresh juices on the spot.0.40
CrepeOn the main tourist street you'll find French-style filled crepes made freshly and stuffed with sweet or savory toppings.0.73

transportation prices

Type Price(USD)
Taxi from airport to city center3.70 - 4.00
3km tuk-tuk ride1.60 - 2.06
Slow boat to Huay Xai14.65
Bus to Vang Vieng11.32
Bus to Vientiane9.99
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