Cultural in Luang Prabang

Bun Awk Phansa

Bun Awk Phansa sees boat races on the Nam Khan in September or October. Buddhists send little boats made of banana leaves with lit candles inside downriver by night, chiefly to send the bad luck of last year away, a…
Cultural in Luang Prabang

Pi Mai

Large numbers of visitors converge on Luang Prabang for this 'water throwing' festival in April. Be careful of your camera getting soaked and prepare to be drenched! Advanced bookings around this time are recommende…
Film in Luang Prabang

Luang Prabang Film Festival

At the start of every December, the Luang Prabang Film Festival hand-picks the best new films from 10 Southeast Asian countries, with screens set up alfresco all around the city. Better still it's free.