Luang Prabang and Phnom Penh among top 10 destinations in Asia
Two charming cities amongst the attractive destinations from Vietnam Tour Pedia – LuangPrabang (Laos) and Phnom Penh (Cambodia) are listed in the top 10 Destinations on the Rise – Asia 2017 by the most reputable travel website, TripAdvisor.
That the cities are named in the winners is not a surprise as they are such great and amazing destinations in the heart of Indochina peninsula, which is attracting more and more visitors year after year. However, the award again reassured their attraction to international travelers. Either you plan a trip to Laos and or Cambodia, make sure you not miss the mystic beauty and the charm of these two cities. Almost all Laos tour packages are included a visit to Luang Prabang which is a not to be missed when visiting this laid back destination.
According to TripAdvisor, the award is to recognize destinations that have seen a huge increase in the positive feedback on hotels, restaurants and activities in the city of traveler sand travelers’ interest over the years. That makes the award more meaningful as it reflects the real feedback from visitors, which shows the sustain development of tourism in each destination.
The UNESCO’s World Heritage town of Luang Prabang offers an incredible cultural destination for travelers as it was the former royal capital of the Kingdom of Laos. Today, this quiet city remains a center of Lao culture and Buddhism, with over 100 temples and monasteries, including the 1560 Buddhist temple Wat Xieng Thong. At dawn in the town’s crossroads, visitors can silently watch monks from nearby monasteries collect offerings. Vietnam Tour Pedia say: “The unique serenity of the old royal capital brings a different world for those who wish to be inspired by a distinct culture.”
Also, Phnom Penh is the surprise must see destination in the Kingdom of Cambodia with a sense of charm and friendliness. As the capital of Cambodia, the city has the special mixture of typical royal and temple architecture and the surviving French colonial architecture that earned Phnom Penh a reputation as one of the loveliest French-built cities in Indochina in the 1920’s. Vietnam Tour Pedia say: “A perfect destination to experience Cambodian’s lifestyle and their incredible Buddhist culture.”
To explore the kingdom of Khmer, there are unlimited options from a few days to inspire a visit to country’s biggest site, the Angkor Wat temples to marvel a holiday that covers must see destinations, no matter what is your traveling preferences, Cambodia awaits and we encourage you for a holiday with our pre-planned Cambodia tours