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The national currency of Laos is the kip (LAK). As of July, 2015: 1 CAD= 6552.25 LAK
Visa, Mastercard and the US Dollar are widely accepted in South East Asia, and ATMs are also available in major centres. Talk to your Adventure Specialist for recommendations.
The official language of Laos is Lao.
Laos has a population of 6.8 million as of 2013.
Canadians must be in possession of a visa. A tourist visa can be obtained upon arrival.
• South East Asia experiences a hot and humid climate throughout the year
Two annual monsoons:
• The southwest monsoon takes place in May and brings daily rainfall until mid-July
• The northeast monsoon happens from November and February and brings cooler and drier weather
The cooler and drier season is from November to February which is the best time to visit.
Cambodia Experience. Laos, Asia.