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Ban Pakthang Destination Guide

Discover Ban Pakthang in Laos!

Ban Pakthang in the region of Viangchan is a place located in Laos close to Vientiane, the country's capital.

Map of the area of Ban Pakthang in Laos

Local time in Ban Pakthang is now 06:43 PM (Sunday). The local timezone is named "Asia / Vientiane" with an UTC offset of 7 hours. Depending on your mobility, these larger cities might be interesting for you: Chiang Mai, Hanoi, Udon Thani, Ubon Ratchathani, Tha Bo or Ban Dongnathong. When in this area, you might want to check out Si Chiang Mai, Vientiane, Na Son, Ban Vattai Gnai, Ban That-Louang and Ban Nong Tan Ban as well. We found some clips posted online. 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

34°C / 93 °F Clear sky
Morning Temperature 30°C / 86 °F
Evening Temperature 28°C / 82 °F
Night Temperature 18°C / 65 °F
Chance of rainfall 0%
Air Humidity 41%
Air Pressure 1004.8 hPa
Wind Speed Calm with 1 km/h (1 mph) from East
Cloud Conditions Clear sky, covering 0% of sky
General Conditions Clear sky

Monday, 20th of February 2017
Clear sky, light breeze.
Clear sky Day: 34°C (93 °F)
Night: 23°C (73 °F)
Tuesday, 21st of February 2017
Clear sky, light breeze.
Clear sky Day: 36°C (96 °F)
Night: 21°C (69 °F)
Wednesday, 22nd of February 2017
Clear sky, light breeze.
Clear sky Day: 35°C (95 °F)
Night: 20°C (69 °F)

Videos

Laos: Overnight trains Vientiane & Vang...

02:38 min ( December 08, 2010 by TripAdvisorTRIPWOWu)
Views: 1,645 - Rating: 5/5

Preview of Joeandlaura'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 v...

That Dam Vientiane Laos

03:24 min ( March 08, 2009 by earthmagictours)
Views: 8,240 - Rating: 5/5

Stupa That Dam is an ancient chedhi guarded by a seven headed dragon to protect the entire Kingdom. That Dam served as a city marker now. You can find nice guesthouses, restaurants, and Laos Medical M...


Laos Vientiane 2009

09:59 min ( March 12, 2010 by dadeluca)
Views: 4,133 - Rating: 5/5

Capitale e sede del governo, Vientiane (pronunciato 'Wieng Chan' dagli abitanti locali) è situata in un'ansa del Mekong in mezzo a fertili pianure alluvionali. A dispetto del suo turbolento passato, ...

Vientiane

00:42 min ( August 22, 2010 by Ben Grummels)
Views: 2,821 - Rating: 3.66667/5

Vientiane Laos on the banks of the Mekong River near Si Chiang Mai Thailand. hotelsvientiane.com


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Upcomming Local Events

A brief summary of interesting events comming up in Ban Pakthang during the next days.

12
Mar
2017

Next '17 Extended - Vientiane

Beginning: 12:00 pm (12:00).
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Interesting facts about this location

Kingdom of Laos

The Kingdom of Laos was a sovereign state from 1953 until December 1975, when Pathet Lao overthrew the government and created the Lao People's Democratic Republic. Given self-rule in 1949 as part of a federation with the rest of French Indochina, the 1953 Franco-Lao Treaty finally established a sovereign, independent Laos, but did not stipulate who would rule the country.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at 17.99, 102.57 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 2 mi away.
Tags:Former countries in Southeast Asia, Former polities of the Cold War, History of Laos, States and territories disestablished in 1975, States and territories established in 1949

Patuxai

Patuxai is a war monument in the centre of Vientiane, Laos, which was built between 1957 and 1968. The Patuxai is dedicated to those who fought in the struggle for independence from France. In romanising the name from the Laotian language, it is variously transliterated as Patuxai, Patuxay, Patousai and Patusai. It is also called Patuxai Arch or the Arc de Triomphe of Vientiane as it resembles the Arc de Triomphe in Paris.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at 17.99, 102.57 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 3 mi away.
Tags:1960s architecture, Buildings and structures in Vientiane, Death in Laos, Monuments and memorials in Laos, Terminating vistas

Wat Si Saket

Wat Si Saket is a Buddhist wat in Vientiane, Laos. It is situated on Lan Xang Road, on the corner with Setthathirat Road, to the northwest of Haw Phra Kaew, which formerly held the Emerald Buddha.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at 17.99, 102.57 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 3 mi away.
Tags:Buddhist temples in Laos, Buildings and structures in Vientiane, Religious organizations established in 1818

Pha That Luang

Pha That Luang is a gold-covered large Buddhist stupa in the centre of Vientiane, Laos. Since its initial establishment suggested to be in the 3rd century, the stupa has undergone several reconstructions until the 1930s due to foreign invasions to the area. It is generally regarded as the most important national monument in Laos and a national symbol.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at 17.99, 102.57 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 4 mi away.
Tags:Buddhist temples in Laos, Buildings and structures in Vientiane, National symbols of Laos

National University of Laos

National University of Laos (NUOL) is the leading university in Vientiane, the capital of Laos. Founded in 1996, with departments brought in from other existing colleges, it is the only national university in the country. NUOL accepts top students from Laos with few international students. National University of Laos is cooperating with various international universities, especially from Japan.

More reading: National University of Laos homepage
Located at 17.99, 102.57 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 5 mi away.
Tags:ASEAN University Network, Educational institutions established in 1996, Forestry education, National universities, Universities in Laos, Vientiane