Festivals in Laos

Highest Recommended Festivals (Besides ETT standard tour availability)
S.no Name of Festival/Fair Festival Day/Dates
1 Boon Pee Mai ( New year Day) 1st January
2 Chinese New year 25th February
3 Makabucha Day 9th February
4 Laos New year Festival 13th - 15th April
5 Asahna Bucha Day 6th July
6 Boun Khao Phansa Day 5th July
7 Vientiane Boat Racing Festival 1st November
8 That Luang Festival 30th November
9 Laos National Day Festival 2nd December
10 New year’s Eve 31st December
11 Khin Chiang ( Mhong New Year Festival) End of December

There are countless fairs, celebrations and festivals in Laos each year and travelers planning a trip to Laos often have a difficult time deciding which festivals in Laos they should experience. All the major festivals of Laos are spectacular in their own right, but some are better to include on your tour of Laos.