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Mount Phousi

Luang Prabang, Laos
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“sunset view” (36 reviews)
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

A short walk ups hill but well worth it. You can see the city and the surrounding area. It's right beside the night marketing so you eat before or afterward

Thank mapleleafbuck
Reviewed yesterday

This mount sits in the middle of town, and is full of fascinating temples merged with the surrounding rock outcrops. There are also amazing view-points and a couple small caves.

Thank Maxime L
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

See Luang Prabang at night, but go there with a lantern and do not disturb the monks, be respectful.

Thank pioletdefusta
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Depending on your fitness level (mine is average) this isn't all that bad getting to the top. You do get to see some monks on the way and the view is great when you get to the top and makes for great photo's. If you...More

Thank Paul P
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Hiked to the top of Mount Phousi around 3:30 in the afternoon - it was a very hot and sweaty hike but worth the view in the end. Bought a small bird to let go at the top for good luck!

Thank Lindsey D
Reviewed 6 days ago

I went on a HOT day, go either early in the morning or late at night. The view is sensational, well worth a visit for photos and Buddhist statues.

Thank Travelling_LindaG
Reviewed 1 week ago

Nothing special about this place! Its crowded and a bit of a steep but short climb, nothing too difficult!! The view is what you would expect if you were on top of a mountain, nothing more nothing less!!

Thank NikhilMahendra
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

My wife and I made the 370 step climb this morning to the top of Mt. Phousi and was well worth it for the great views of the Luang Probang. It is not a big deal of a climb for any one of reasonable fitness...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

In the middle of town with a perfect view. Can be entered from both sides. There are some women sitting at the entrance asking you to free caged birds for a dollar. Stupid!!

Thank ohusby
Reviewed 1 week ago

Mount Phousi isnt really anything to write home about but is an enjoyable hike that gives you a nice view of the city. Its easy to access from the down town and is about a 20 minute hike up. Some may find it strenuous but...More

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3 April 2017|
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Response from Didier G | Reviewed this property |
It's on the same street as the night market you just walk along the street and you will get there... a tuc tuc could also take u there..