Book a cheap rental car and enjoy the freedom to roam while you’re visiting Vientiane (VTE)! Envision driving along a winding road, windows rolled down, leisurely passing scenic mountains, romantic beaches or popular roadside attractions in a comfortable rented car. Take the road less traveled, and discover more about the surroundings near Vientiane!
The Phou Khao Khouay National Protected Area is an excellent spot for a day trip from Vientiane. It is located only about 24 miles northeast of Vientiane. It has magnificent waterfalls, highland sceneries and herds of elephants. Blessed with miles of deciduous forests, mountain trekking and verdant gardens, you can spend the day amidst nature’s beauty.
Luang Prabang unveils local traditions, cultures and landmarks and is a great place to go on a day trip from Vientiane. It is located around 211 miles away from Vientiane. Visit the Haw Kham, an erstwhile royal palace and now a national museum. You can also enjoy the beautiful sunset on the waterfront and enjoy your dinner in one of the restaurants.
Vang Vieng can be reached by bus from Vientiane and is a natural wonder excellent for a day getaway. Visitors can head to the Tham Poukham - Blue Lagoon, go to Padeng cave and Ring Cave or go kayaking in the river. Vang Vieng is located at a distance of around 98 miles from Vientiane.