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Xam Nua Destination Guide

Delve into Xam Nua in Laos!

Xam Nua in the region of Houaphan with it's 38,992 residents is located in Laos - some 194 mi (or 312 km) North-East of Vientiane, the country's capital.

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Current time in Xam Nua is now 01:55 AM (Tuesday). The local timezone is named "Asia / Vientiane" with an UTC offset of 7 hours. Depending on your travel modalities, these larger destinations might be interesting for you: Huyen Thanh Son, Son La, Thi xa Phu Tho, Huế, Hanoi or Ban Nasa-Kang. While being here, make sure to check out Xam Nua, Ban Thoun, Ban Sop Houay Thong, Ban Gnotlong, Ban Ngiou and Ban Houay Thong as well. We discovered some videos in the web. Scroll down to see the most favourite one or select the video collection in the navigation.

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Ban Had San in Sam Neua

02:20 min ( December 21, 2009 by peterlaos)
Views: 1,011 - Rating: 5/5

I really like this village as it gives you a glimpse into village life in a Tai Daeng (Red Tai) village in northern Huaphan Province. The Nam Ma River flows alongside the village and one morning Bai's...

Traditional Tai Daeng (Red Tai) Singing

06:25 min ( December 19, 2009 by peterlaos)
Views: 2,792 - Rating: 5/5

We were in the village of Ban Had San by Sop Bao in northern Huaphan Province in my wife's uncle's home and we were treated to some traditional Tai Daeng singing. This kind of singing is becoming a "l...

Road Trip to Mai Chau

02:26 min ( June 28, 2008 by annettadevet)
Views: 1,005 - Rating: 5/5

Taking a trip to Mai Chau Vietnam starting in Ha Noi. The trip took about 4 hours with many small stops along the way

00:32 min ( August 31, 2008 by jonyha1998)
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Interesting facts about this location

Xam Neua District

Xam Neua is a district of Houaphanh Province in north-eastern Laos. The capital lies at Xam Neua town.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at 20.42, 104.04 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 1 mi away.
Tags:Districts of Laos, Houaphanh Province

Viengxay caves

The Viengxay caves in Houaphanh Province of North-Eastern Laos are an extensive network of caves in limestone mountains. Four-hundred eighty of these caves were used by the Pathet Lao during the Second Indochina War to shelter from American bombardment. Up to 23,000 people lived in the caves, which contained a hospital, a school, Pathet Lao offices, bakeries, shops, and even a theatre. The area was home to the Communist army, who were fighting the royalist forces, based in Vientiane.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at 20.42, 104.04 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 12 mi away.
Tags:Caves of Laos, History of Laos, Show caves, Vietnam War, Visitor attractions in Laos