Savannakhet Overview

Savannakhet or Kaysone Phomvihane is a city in western Laos and the capital of the Savannakhet Province, previously known as Khanthabouli. This is the second-largest city in Laos, after Vientiane.

Our Savannakhet trips

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29 November, 2021 Southern Laos Highlights Tour Pakse, Laos to Khong Island, Laos Southern Laos Highlights Tour 4 days Contact us View Trip

General Information


Savannakhet is Laos’s third-largest city after Vientiane and Luang Prabang, and the surrounding area that makes up Savannakhet province. It is stretching from the Mekong River to the...

Top Attractions

Wat Xayaphoum Temple

Wat Xayaphoum Temple was built in 1542, the same period of Ban Thahir or Nakham. It is the center of the local Buddhist people with arts and architecture dating from the original Savannakhet. This...