Laos is part of Asia with main city at
Vientiane. It's usually 🌤️ 21.08 °C in Laos with a rainfall of 🌧 15.37 mm. Internet speed in Laos is on average 2.4 Mbps. In Laos you drive on the right side. Its Least Developed country with a
population of 6M people. The main currency is Lao Kip. The languages
spoken are Lao. Automatic teller machines are rare in Laos. Current travel safety advice is Exercise normal safety precautions. Get other useful information like socket plugs, SIM cards and emergency numbers.
👍 Least Developed 🌤️ ~21.08 °C 🌧 ~15.37 mm 👨👩👦👦 6M people
🛡️ Travel safety
Exercise normal safety precautions
Laos has implemented new health measures for the novel coronavirus (COVID-19) outbreak. You'll be screened at entry points. If you’re suspected of having COVID-19 you will be quarantined in a public hospital in Vientiane. Medical facilities are extremely basic. If you test positive for COVID-19 you won't be allowed to leave the country. If you have symptoms of respiratory illness, contact your doctor before travelling. Monitor media and follow the advice of local authorities. We haven't changed our level of advice: Exercise normal safety precautions in Laos overall. Higher levels apply in some parts of the country.
issued date: February 13, 2020
Laos uses 230V, 50Hz with sockets and plugs Type A, Type B, Type C, Type E and Type F.
The languages that are typically spoken are Lao
💱 Currencies Used
Laos uses the Lao kip (symbol: ?), code LAK.Banknotes come in denominations of 100000, 50000, 20000, 10000, 5000, 2500, 2000, 1000, 500, 100, 50, 20, 10, 5 and 1 kips. Kip is subdivided into 100 atts. Coins come in denominations of 50, 20 and 10 atts.
Automatic teller machines are rare in Laos. Your best bet is to look for them in large cities and community places.You do not need a chip & PIN card to use an ATM — your standard magnetic card will work fine.