Backstreet Academy

Tours in Vientiane

For some original local encounters, contact Backstreet Academy, a peer-to-peer travel website that specialises in connecting travellers to cultural experiences with local hosts. Choose from a móoay láo (kickboxing) class, a traditional dance lesson, a Lao cooking class in a private home, a clay art class, Zen meditation and a whole lot more.

This outfit is one tour company that can definitely bring you closer to the local people and their culture.