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Pakxe Destination Guide

Touring Pakxe in Laos.

Pakxe in the region of Champasak with it's 88,332 citizens is located in Laos - some 288 mi (or 464 km) South-East of Vientiane, the country's capital city.

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Time in Pakxe is now 07:45 PM (Sunday). The local timezone is named "Asia / Vientiane" with an UTC offset of 7 hours. Depending on your travel resources, these more prominent places might be interesting for you: Huế, Da Nang, Warin Chamrap, Ubon Ratchathani, Phibun Mangsahan or Phnom Penh. Being here already, consider visiting Pakxe, Muang Kao, Don Kho, Ban Xongxay, Ban Xong and Ban Samoliep. We collected some hobby films in the internet. Scroll down to see the most favourite one or select the video collection in the navigation.

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Pakse Mall

02:55 min ( January 05, 2012 by Darly J)
Views: 6,614 - Rating: 4.27273/5 OTOP shopping center in Pakse, Laos

Lao Food - Picnic in Pakse

01:35 min ( January 20, 2012 by Darly J)
Views: 4,656 - Rating: 4/5 Lunch picnic in Pakse, Laos

Border crossing from Thailand to Laos Je...

01:29 min ( November 10, 2010 by TripAdvisorTRIPWOWu)
Views: 1,593 - Rating: 3/5

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Ping Som Moo

00:30 min ( January 10, 2012 by Darly J)
Views: 1,638 - Rating: 1/5 Ping Som Moo. Grilling Soured Pork Sausage in Pakse, Laos

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Interesting facts about this location


Pakse or Pakxe is the capital and most populous city in the southern province of Champasak, making it the third most populous city in Laos. It has a population of about 87,000, situated at the confluence of the Xe Don and Mekong Rivers. It also served as the capital of the Kingdom of Champasak until it was unified with the rest of Laos in 1946.

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Located at 15.12, 105.78 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 0 mi away.
Tags:Laos–Thailand border crossings, Populated places in Champasak Province, Populated places on the Mekong River, Provincial capitals in Laos

Pakse International Airport

Pakse International Airport is one of the few international airports in Laos. Pakse is the former southern capital city of the Champasak Kingdom.

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Located at 15.12, 105.78 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 1 mi away.
Tags:Airports in Laos, Champasak Province


The Mekong is a trans-boundary river in Southeast Asia. It is the world's 12th-longest river and the 7th-longest in Asia. Its estimated length is 4,350 km, and it drains an area of 795,000 km, discharging 475 km of water annually. From the Tibetan Plateau this river runs through China's Yunnan province, Burma (Myanmar), Laos, Thailand, Cambodia and Vietnam.

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Located at 15.12, 105.78 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 2 mi away.
Tags:Border rivers, Burma–Laos border, Cambodia–Laos border, Ecoregions, Freshwater ecoregions, Geography of Yunnan, International rivers of Asia, Isan, Laos–Thailand border, Mekong River, Rivers of Burma, Rivers of Cambodia, Rivers of China, Rivers of Laos, Rivers of Thailand, Rivers of Tibet, Rivers of Vietnam, Tonlé Sap

Champasak Palace

Champasak Palace, in Pakse, Laos, was a former residence of the Prince of Champasak, Chao Boun Oum. It was built for Prince Boun Oum, as a residence, but he had to abandon it in 1974, before it was finished as the Royal Lao government was overthrown by the communist Pathet Lao. After the revolution, the building was completed and served as a venue for the Communist party congresses and accommodation for visiting dignitaries.

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Located at 15.12, 105.78 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 2 mi away.
Tags:Palaces in Laos, Royal residences in Laos

Don Kho

Don Kho is an island village in the People's Democratic Republic of Lao, located in Champasak Province. It sits in the main stream of the Mekong River upstream (northwest) of Pakse

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Located at 15.12, 105.78 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 6 mi away.
Tags:Islands of Laos, Islands of the Mekong River, Populated places in Champasak Province