Popular Rock Climbing Areas


Rock climbers will enjoy scaling Laos’ awesome limestone karsts. Here are some of the country’s best climbing spots.

Luang Prabang

• Eagle Wall (Pak Ou)
• Gecko Wall


• Pha Tham Kam

Rock climbing in Thakhek, one of Laos’ top climbing spots
Photo: Scott Hailstone/The Travelling Climber

Vang Vieng

• Pha Daeng Mountain
• Sleeping Cave
• Sleeping Wall
• Tham Nam Them