No, you are not expected to tip at restaurants and other service businesses.
No, you don't have to carry cash with you. Credit cards are generally accepted. This may not be the case in smaller cities so you should double-check when you land.
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No, you cannot drink tap water. Bottled water is recommended.
We currently don't have information on ride-sharing services. Local taxis may be the best option. Check with local authorities upon landing.
The primary currency is LAK.
To put that in perspective, the average dinner will cost you roughly $2.67 USD.
A Visa needs to be provided by the country prior to travelling.
There are no special notes about passport validity at this time. In general, it is good to ensure that your passport is valid 3 months after your trip ends.
Do not travel.
These values are calculated by computing the average scores that we have available to us across all cities in Laos. In some cases, they may not be completely accurate.
$25.00 USD / night
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