About 30km south of Luang Prabang, passing through many ethnic minority villages are the magnificent Kuang Sii Waterfalls. There are trails all around the falls and visitors can swim in the lower pools. The falls has a covered area for eating and there are several stalls serving simple Lao food and drink. A full day should be allowed for a trip to the falls.
Tad Sae Waterfalls can be accessed only by boat and during rainy season. The waterfall is divided into 3 limestone steps. It is 10 minutes rude up the Nam Khao River from Luang Prabang