Culture & History
Luang Prabang prides itself on being a place where traditional ways are respected.
Discover a culture that has stood the test of time.
Heritage Information Center
Located in a charming wooden historic building, the Heritage Information Center, known as Heuanchan offers visitors the chance to learn about traditional ways of life.
UXO Visitors Centre
The UXO Visitors Centre is a ‘must see’ for those who travel to Luang Prabang with real-life bombies on display as well as moving accounts of the Secret War.
Children’s Cultural Center
The Children’s Cultural Center in Luang Prabang is a place to witness Lao ceremonies, puppet shows and traditional dance performances.
Traditional Arts and Ethnology Center
Discover the beauty of Lao textiles and learn about the various ethnic minitorities and their history of weaving, art and design.
Be entertained and enthralled by Garavek, a traditional theatrical event featuring one charasmatic storyteller and live music.
Become a rice farmer for the day by learning how to plant and harvest this precious crop. A fun activity for the whole family.
Luang Prabang Cuisine
Traditional Luang Prabang cuisine is based on fresh ingredients, subtlety, and variety. Be sure to taste some of the goodness while you’re in town.