Laos travel guide



Laos is located in South-eastern Asia part of Asia. It's total area is 231K km² and 71.9% of it is forest area. As of 2021 it has a total population of 7.4M. 36.9% lives in cities whereas 63.1% lives in rural areas.

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💬 Languages

Laotian is the official language.

💵 Currencies

The official currency is Lao kip [1 USD = 16,935.004 LAK].

🏧 Cash / Credit card usage

As credit cards are not widely used in Laos, we suggest you to carry cash during your travels [2017: %0.550641213]. Approximately there are a total of 🏧 1.8K ATM's in Laos.

🧑‍🤝‍🧑 Tourism

In 2019, 4.8M tourists arrived to Laos. In 2019, tourism has contributed to Laos economy with a total of 974M $ income (%13.9).

📱 Bandwidth

Mobile internet & wifi is 🐢average with 27.83 Mbps. Broadband is 🐢average with 28.09 Mbps.

Mobile & Wifi (2 / 10)

Broadband (1.28 / 10)

☀️ Climate

Averag yearly temperature is ☀️ 24 °C and hot. Current 3 months (November, December and January) average is ☀️ 20 °C and hot. Current season (fall) is ☀️ 24 °C and hot.
Yearly average24 °C ☀️
3 month average20 °C ☀️
Spring average25 °C 🔥
Summer average26 °C 🔥
Fall average24 °C ☀️
Winter average20 °C ☀️
About seasons: Remember that seasons in Southern Hemisphere are opposite of the Northern one. This means that in Argentina and Australia, winter begins in June. Currently season averages are rendered according Northern Hemisphere.

📈 Economics

In 2021, gross national income (GNI) was 19B $ and with %5.3 increase GNI per capita was 2.5K $. In 2021, consumer inflation was calculated as %3.8.

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