This is the first town of any size when traveling to Loei Province from the west along the Mekong River from Nong Khai. This place is good for pleasant walks along the river.
Upper Huai Nam Man and Huai Krathing Reservoir
With a capacity of 26 million cubic meters, the earth-filled reservoir covers an area of 1,500 rai of land. Offering breathtaking views which are accented by a bamboo forest and evergreen mountains, the reservoir offers dining opportunities in bamboo rafts and other recreational activities. To get there, drive along the Loei-Phu Ruea Road for 15 kilometers, then turn right at the reservoir sign and proceed for another 5 kilometers.