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4-Night Laos Tour to Luang Prabang from Vientiane by Air
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Reviewed 1 week ago

We only visited the Whisky Village as this was already included in our boat trip when coming from Huay Xai to Luang Prabang., but I would not advice people to waste time and a day tour to vome and visit.

Thank JdaC0sta
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This is definitely a tourist trap that you're sure to visit on your way to Pak Ou, but knowing that didn't deter from the fun. We didn't have much expectations and actually had a fun time chatting with the guy selling whiskey and sharing more...More

Thank slyandvero
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

It's a village that sells exotic whisky and wine, in which the whisky is merged in scorpions, snakes, and something else. It's okay, I guess, if you like that sort of stuff.

Thank Aainaatul
Reviewed 12 May 2017 via mobile

It's just made for tourist and there is nothing to see much.you enter in the village it's pretty small with stalls selling clothes,shawls and whiskey which you see everywhere in laung prabang and one small temple.thats all I think it's not a wort going there.

Thank Harry M
Reviewed 1 May 2017

We were taken to the whiskey and fabric village, Xang Hai, as part of our boat trip to the Pak Ou Caves. We knew it would be a tourist trap and had specifically asked not to stop at this place but guess what they dropped...More

Thank Maria E
Reviewed 10 April 2017

We called in here, as part of a trip to visit the Pak Ou caves. It was nice to stop off for a while and walk around the village. As a chemist, I found the Lao whisky production enjoyable, and the place had a good...More

Thank SimonDabbs
Reviewed 2 April 2017 via mobile

If you think you will see a village that they make all whisky ;you are wrong.before riding to mekong to go to cave you pass this village .but what you will see is onle a man that sells some whisky and a distillation machine that...More

Thank mehdirani
Reviewed 1 April 2017

The only reason I gave this 2 stars instead of one is because I feel sorry for the poor people who are trying to make a living at this place. This is nothing more than another shopping opportunity, in case you haven't had enough of...More

1  Thank John B
Reviewed 1 April 2017

Just a stop of the boat during the Mekong River cruise to the Pak Ou Caves. A distilery like the moonshine places where an old vat and a fireplace plus the work of the operator are the base for production of alcohol. The temperature plus...More

1  Thank Jerzy G
Reviewed 1 April 2017

Visited as part of boat trip to caves. If you have already walked round local villages, it's no different.

Thank Jongleurgirl
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