Home >> Savannakhet >> Activities >>Outdoor Activities
CAVES IN SAVANNAKHET 
 
Tham Phaseng (Phaseng Cave)
The legend of Tham Phaseng tells battles of tigers and snakes. Tiger footprints have been seen and there are also many caves inhabited by bats. A stone statue of Buddha was also found in one of the caves, proving the place to be one of the most sacred sites in the region. A rocket festival accompanied by local dancing is held annually in May (exact date varies according to the lunar calendar). To reach Tham Phaseng, 19 km south from Song Khon town along Route13.








 
| ATTAPEU | BOKEO | BOLIKHAMXAY | CHAMPASACK | HOUAPHANH | KHAMMOUANE | LUANG NAMTHA | LUANG PRABANG | OUDOMXAY | PHONGSALY |
|
SALAVANH | SAVANNAKHET | SAYABOULY | SEKONG | VIENTIANE | VIENTIANE CAPITAL | XIENG KHOUANG
|