Brug Pakse

Pakse and Champassak Province

With about 95,000 inhabitants Pakse is the second biggest city of Laos. The city is the capital of Champassak province, a province with many things to offer visitors; Wat Phu and Champasak town, 4,000 Islands (Si Phan Don) and the Bolaven Plateau (partly) are all relatively easy to visit from Pakse.

Pakse city also has some interesting things to offer visitors and the views from Phu Salao (the Golden Buddha) are breath taking.

To give you an idea of the distances from Pakse to other places (both in Laos as international) we’ve made a small overview of this:

Pakse to:
Tad Fane:  38 km
Vangtao (Lao-Thai border crossing): 45 km
Paksong (on the Bolaven Plateau): 48 km
Champasak town: 48 km
Tad Lo (Salavan Province): 85 km
Don Khong (4,000 Islands): 120 km
Salavan town: 125 km
Sekong town: 133 km
Ban Nakasang: 155 km
Savannakhet city (Savannakhet Province): 277 km
Phou Keua: 323 km
Thakek: 362 km
Paksan: 556 km
Vientiane: 715 km
Vang Vieng: 870 km
Luang Prabang: 1,101 km
Oudomxai: 1,295 km
Luang Namtha: 1,420 km
Boten: 1,477 km
Muang Sing: 1,480 km
Phongsali: 1,529 km
Huay Xay: 1,610 km
Beijing (China): 2,945 km
Moscow (Russia): 7,238 km
Oirschot (the Netherlands): 9.401 km
Brussels (Belgium): 9,487 km
Edinburgh (Scotland): 9,750 km
Dublin (Ireland): 10,052 km
Accra (Ghana): 11,548 km
Havana (Cuba): 15,670 km
Sucre (Bolivia): 18,967 km