To fully appreciate Pakse you need to book a Solo Tour Guide, your private friendly tour guide. He will be able to show you around like a local. Whether you want to see the tourist sites, places off the beaten track or discover new experiences, the Solo Tour Guide is there to help you. He looks after your safety and welfare at all times.
Peter works as a receptionist in a city centre hotel in Pakse, therefore he understands hospitality. His passion is meeting new people and having a good chat. And with his language skills, he finds that quite easy. Regarding hobbies, he loves hiking, biking, running and is a keen animal lover. He can’t wait to show you around the city that he grew up in.Peter is 26 years old, covid vaccinated, doesn’t smoke and speaks Lao, Thai and English.
Total cost for the guide services of Peter for one day (8 hours) = a non refundable deposit of USD 45 by Paypal or major credit card (Visa, Mastercard, American Express) PLUS USD 50 in cash to Peter after his guide services. Total 95 US dollars.
This does not include any entrance fees or any food & beverage costs.
Remember a Solo Tour Guide looks after your safety and welfare at all times.
Highlights of Pakse
Pakse is the delightful capital of the Champasak province in the south of Laos. It’s sometimes known as Pakxe. Pakse is the second most popular city in the country. Some people travel through the city to see famous spots like the Bolaven Plateau and the Si Phan Don Islands. This is also the place where you will see the Sedone and Mekong rivers converge.
As Pakse is a riverside town, you can spend time watching the river and strolling along the charming waterfront promenade for which Pakse is famous for.
In addition, there are other reasons to visit Pakse, these include the delightful colourful street markets offering delicious street food, as well as the stunning temples.
Wat Luang is the largest and prettiest temple in all of Pakse. If you want to see the famous Laotian monks performing ceremonies, then this is one of the best places to do so.
Ban Tong Market
Ban Tong Night Market is a good place to visit. If you fancy a bite to eat at night then get some delicious bites to take away and there are plenty of pretty spots along the river where you can sit and enjoy the local snacks.
The Mekong River
Head to the banks of the Mekong River that runs through the town if you are looking for something to do at night in Pakse. There are many restaurants that look out over the river.
Whatever you want visit, it is best to go with a Solo Tour Guide. He can plan the day according to your wishes with the advantage of being able to speak the local language. A Solo Tour Guide looks after your safety and welfare at all times.
Even though the deposit you pay is non refundable, during the present challenging times your booking maybe cancelled due to the ever changing covid travel restriction. In this case your deposit can be transferred to a later booking at any of our 145+ destinations worldwide for a period of 12 months.