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Laos: Travel Budget Calculator

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How much does it cost to Backpack Laos!?

Laos Travel Budget Calculator: Laos is one of Southeast Asia’s last untouched countries, an ideal backpackers adventure if you want to experience some real culture!

Located along the Mekong River Laos is known for hill tribe settlements, mountainous terrain, French colonial architecture and Buddhist monasteries.

The deep rooted traditions here go back thousands of years, so if your getting tired of the tourist Thailand, then Laos could be a good option…its also alot cheaper!

Laos: Travel Budget Calculator

To help you budget your next adventure to the Philippines

Dive into our interactive Travel Budget Calculator below

User Guide: Simply select your “Travel Style” , ” Number of Persons” and Number of Days Traveling.

Top Tip: “Group” travel budget gives the total budget for 4 people. To find out how much that is each simply divide by 4.

Family Budgets:

Families would be best using the Group selector, or those with small children should select “Couple” if the children are young enough to share a room.

We have compiled the data in the table above from our vast travel experience & other reliable sources. src

Laos: Currency

The Lao Kip is the currency of Laos. The currency code for Kips is LAK, and the currency symbol is ₭.

1 USD = 8869.00 KIP (Dec 2019 Rates)

Laos Travel Costs (Budget):

i. Budget Backpacker Travel Costs:

Budget Laos Travel Costs
Budget Data Cost (USD)
Accommodation (Single Occupancy, Hostel) $5.44
Accommodation (Double Occupancy, Hotel) $9.50
Local Transport (Taxis, Buses, Subway) $3
Food & Water $6
Entertainment $4
Intercity Transport (Transport between neighbouring cities) $6

ii. Mid Range Travel Costs:

Mid Range Budget: Laos Travel Costs
Budget Data Cost (USD)
Accommodation (Single Occupancy, Hostel) $15
Accommodation (Double Occupancy, Hotel) $25
Local Transport (Taxis, Buses, Subway) $5
Food & Water $13
Entertainment $7
Intercity Transport (Transport between neighbouring cities) $14

iii. Luxury Vacation Travel Costs:

Laos Luxury Travel Costs
Budget Data Cost (USD)
Accommodation (Single Occupancy) $33
Accommodation (Double Occupancy, Hotel) $58
Local Transport (Taxis, Buses, Subway) $13
Food & Water $28
Entertainment $18
Intercity Transport (Transport between neighbouring cities) $26

Insider Tip:

-Invest in a quality Travel Camera! 

Capturing the Memories of your adventure is essential!

You will be able to show your friends, family and even grand kids all the wonderful photos captured.

For more info see, our recommend Travel Photography Gear

Photography Gear

Make sure you are equip with some great Photography Gear!

A high quality Tent & backpack can also be great investments to help you cut costs and have more of an adventure while traveling!

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