Vat Phu-Champasak-Laos

Smoke-free Area Project Print


The World Health Organization (WHO) supports the development of smoke-free World Heritage Sites in the Western Pacific Region to promote healthy and smoke-free historic sites.
In Vat Phou Champasak World Heritage Area, "No Smoking" signs were placed in strategic areas of the city and strengthened smoke-free regulations have been enforced in accordance with the new tobacco control law.







Smoke-Free Area

Sights from Vat Phou

Hours & Admission

Open everyday:
8:00 am - 6:00 pm for the site
- 8:00 am 4:30 pm for the museum
(Ticket fee includes site entrance, museum entrance and electric car service.)

50 000 LAK

for Lao people: 20 000 LAK 


Possibility of visiting the site outside opening hours.
More details at: Hours & Admission.


This website has been produced within the framework  of French – Lao Cooperation Project: " Priority Solidarity Funds -  Vat Phou Champasak: Enhancement and development of the historical and cultural site".


Ministry of Information and Culture
Head Office of Heritage
Management Office of Vat Phou-Champasak





Ministry of Foreign Affairs
French Embassy in Laos
Cooperation and Culture Office