Borikhamxay Travel Attractions
General Information about Borikhamxay province
Location : In the center of Laos
Total Area : 14,863 square meters
Population : 190,000
06 Districts : Pakxanh, Thaphabath, Pakkading, Borikhan, Viengthong and Khamkheuth.
Capital : Pakxanh
Borikhamxay can be reached by bus, leaving from the Morning Market bus station.
Tourist sites include
Ban Na Hin (Stone Forest)
Located in Phou Pha Mane Region, Ban Na Hin housed thousands of rock pinnacles, creating a stone forest reminiscent of limestone outcrops of southern China.
Wat Phabath and Wat Phonsanh Temple
An important pilgrimage site between Vientiane and Pakxanh, with a huge â€œfootprintâ€ of Lord Buddha, colorful murals and nice view of the Mekong River.
A new town with a wild-west atmosphere, provides a border, Nampao Checkpoint for crossing to Vietnam and access to limestone Karats Mountains and the Nam Theun protected wildlife area.