Phongsali attractions

Viewpoint in Phongsali

Phu Fa

For great views across town climb to the stupa-topped peak of Phu Fa (1625m); it's a punishing, tree-shaded climb of more than 400 stone steps. A 4000K toll is payable on the last section of the ascent. An alternati…
Museum in Phongsali

Museum of Tribes

This museum gives you a chance to deepen your understanding of the ethnic peoples of Phongsali Province. It contains a wealth of cultural information on animism and customs, with photos and historical background, as…
Notable Building in Phongsali

Yunnanese Shophouses

These atmospheric one-storey wooden houses make you feel, as you peer into their Chinese-decorated interiors, that you are no longer in Laos but already in nearby China (and somewhere from early in the last century)…
Temple in Phongsali

Chinese Temple

This Chinese temple, with its red roofs animated with myriad green and blue dragons, commands a pretty view over a nearby pond crowded with old Yunnan houses.
Buddhist Temple in Phongsali

Wat Keo

This modest Buddhist temple is more memorable for its petang-playing monks than its architecture.