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Thakhek Destination Guide

Touring Thakhek in Laos.

Thakhek in the region of Khammouan with it's 26,200 citizens is located in Laos - some 152 mi (or 244 km) East of Vientiane, the country's capital city.

Map of the area of Thakhek in Laos

Time in Thakhek is now 06:52 PM (Tuesday). 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, Hanoi, Da Nang, That Phanom, Sakon Nakhon or Ban Khambon. Being here already, consider visiting Nakhon Phanom, Thakhek, Ban Xiangven, Ban Tan, Ban Phonthon and Ban Nadon. 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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Weather Conditions Today & Next Days Forecast

31°C / 88 °F Moderate rain
Morning Temperature 31°C / 88 °F
Evening Temperature 32°C / 89 °F
Night Temperature 24°C / 74 °F
Chance of rainfall 6%
Air Humidity 75%
Air Pressure 996.9 hPa
Wind Speed with 2 km/h (2 mph) from North-West
Cloud Conditions Clear sky, covering 0% of sky
General Conditions Moderate rain

Wednesday, 23rd of May 2018
Heavy intensity rain, calm, scattered clouds.
Heavy intensity rain Day: 26°C (79 °F)
Night: 25°C (77 °F)
Thursday, 24th of May 2018
Moderate rain, calm, few clouds.
Moderate rain Day: 30°C (86 °F)
Night: 24°C (75 °F)
Friday, 25th of May 2018
Heavy intensity rain, gentle breeze, few clouds.
Heavy intensity rain Day: 29°C (84 °F)
Night: 24°C (75 °F)

Videos

Laos Scooter Diaries - The Thakhek Loop

06:03 min ( May 05, 2012 by MrRyanwitcombe)
Views: 666 - Rating: 5/5

Asha and Ryan (www.ashaandryan.com decided to do the Thakhek loop, a 450 km motorbike circuit around central Laos. Having never ridden motorbikes (or scooters) before, this was a dubious decision. But...

Thakhek - base for trekking Cecilia74's ...

02:00 min ( December 04, 2010 by TripAdvisorTRIPWOWu)
Views: 776 - Rating: 5/5

Preview of Cecilia74's blog at TravelPod. Read the full blog here: www.travelpod.com This blog preview was made by TravelPod using the TripAdvisor TripWow slideshow creator. Learn more about these vid...


Thakhek Bus Terminal

01:04 min ( January 01, 2012 by Darly J)
Views: 747 - Rating: 5/5

Express Bus to Pakse making a stop in Khakhek

Laos 2012

31:37 min ( April 20, 2012 by sonnyp215)
Views: 23,417 - Rating: 4.47826/5

My trip to Laos in 2012. The video was mostly taken on an island along the Mekong river where my grandparents are from. We were there to bury my dad who passed away Dec 5th, 2011. His last wish was to...


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Interesting facts about this location

Nakhon Phanom Province

Nakhon Phanom is one of the north-eastern provinces (changwat) of Thailand. Neighboring provinces are (from south clockwise) Mukdahan, Sakon Nakhon and Bueng Kan. To the north-east it borders Khammouan of Laos.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at 17.41, 104.83 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 3 mi away.
Tags:Isan, Nakhon Phanom Province, Populated places on the Mekong River, Provinces of Thailand

Nakhon Phanom

Nakhon Phanom is a town in northeastern Thailand, capital of the Nakhon Phanom Province. The town covers the whole tambon Nai Mueang and Nong Saeng and parts of tambon At Samat and Nong Yat, all of Mueang Nakhon Phanom district. As of 2006 it has a population of 27,591.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at 17.41, 104.83 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 3 mi away.
Tags:Laos–Thailand border crossings, Populated places in Nakhon Phanom Province

Nakhon Phanom University

Nakhon Phanom University was established in 2005 by combining the existing tertiary schools of Nakhon Phanom Province: Nakhon Phanom Rajabhat University, Nakhonphanom Technical College, Nakhonphanom College of Agriculture and Technology, Thatphanom Community Education College, Nawa Community Education College, and Boromarjonani College of Nursing, Nakhon Phanom. The university is multi-campus, with the Office of the President at 103 Moo 3 Chayangkol Road, Tambol Khamtao, A.

More reading: Nakhon Phanom University homepage
Located at 17.41, 104.83 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 4 mi away.
Tags:2005 establishments in Thailand, Buildings and structures in Nakhon Phanom Province, Educational institutions established in 2005, Universities in Thailand

Nakhon Phanom Airport

For the military use of the facility see Nakhon Phanom Royal Thai Navy Base Nakhon Phanom Airport is a small regional airport serving Nakhon Phanom, the capital city of Nakhon Phanom Province, Thailand.

More reading: Nakhon Phanom Airport homepage
Located at 17.41, 104.83 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 13 mi away.
Tags:Airports in Thailand, Buildings and structures in Nakhon Phanom Province, Isan

Nakhon Phanom Royal Thai Navy Base

Nakhon Phanom Royal Thai Navy Base (NKP), formerly Nakhon Phanom Royal Thai Air Force Base, is a Royal Thai Navy facility used for riverine patrols along the Mekong River. It is located approximately 365 miles (584 kilometers) northeast of Bangkok, 9 miles west of Nakhon Phanom city in Nakhon Phanom Province in the Northeastern Region of Thailand, and 75 miles from Hanoi Vietnam. The Mekong River makes up NKP's border against Laos. The airfield at NKP is jointly used as a civilian airport.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at 17.41, 104.83 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 13 mi away.
Tags:Buildings and structures in Nakhon Phanom Province, Closed facilities of the United States Air Force, Closed military facilities of the United States in Thailand, Isan, Mekong River, Royal Thai Air Force, Royal Thai Air Force bases, United States military bases of the Vietnam War

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