Attractions

Buddhist Temple in Champasak

Wat Muang Kang

About 5km south of town along the Mekong stands the oldest active temple in Champasak, and arguably the most interesting in southern Laos. The soaring Thai-style ubosot (ordination hall), with its red-tiled roof and…
Historic Building in Champasak

Chao Boun Oum's Palace

Three hundred metres south of the fountain circle you'll find the large former palace of Chao Boun Oum (the king's younger brother), built in 1952.
Historic Building in Champasak

Chao Ratsadanai's Residence

This faded 1926 French Colonial building was once the residence of Chao Ratsadanai, the king's father.
Notable Building in Champasak

Unfinished Palace

A useful landmark.