Si Phan Don, Laos: What to pack, what to wear, and when to go [2022]

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Traveling to Si Phan Don, Laos? If you're planning to go to Si Phan Don, I have some important information about when to go, what to wear, and what to pack.

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About your travel guide

Hi! I'm Dev. I've traveled all over the world and in my travels, I have made many packing lists. In this series, my team and I have compiled the most useful information, as well as things we couldn't live without, to help you plan your trip.


When to go to Si Phan Don, Laos

Based on the climate and weather in Si Phan Don, the best time to go is January. See below for details.

Important essentials for Si Phan Don, Laos

Here are some general tips on what to wear in Si Phan Don, as well as several items to remember to pack when traveling there.

IMPORTANT COVID-19 ESSENTIALS

Other health necessities


  • Emergency water purifier

    Some areas may have unreliable tap water, so it's useful to take an emergency water purifier like this one.


  • Travel first aid kit

    This one is a great kit.


  • Emergency rapid COVID-19 test

    U.S. residents can get them free here. Otherwise, you can buy them here.


  • Emergency motion sickness relief

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Activities for Si Phan Don, Laos

Here are some activity recommendations and activity-specific packing tips for Si Phan Don.

We also recommend these top tours in and around Si Phan Don.

What to wear/what to pack for Si Phan Don, Laos by month

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January

January in this region dry with little rain. Temperatures average in the 70s F (mid 20s C), with daytime temperatures significantly higher.

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February

Traveling to Si Phan Don in February, you will notice that it dry with little rain. Average temperatures (including nighttime) are in the low 80s F (high 20s C).

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March

Traveling to Si Phan Don in March, you will notice that it dry with little rain. Expect it to rain sometimes. Average temperatures (including nighttime) are in the 80s F (high 20s C).

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April

April in this region is blindingly hot. Temperatures average in the 80s F (low 20s C), with daytime temperatures significantly higher. It rains regularly.

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May

May here is really hot. Temperatures average in the low 80s F (high 20s C), with daytime temperatures significantly higher. It rains about half of the time.

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June

If you are traveling to Si Phan Don in June, you will notice that it can be very hot. Expect it to rain most days. Average temperatures (including nighttime) are in the low 80s F (high 20s C).

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July

If you go to Si Phan Don in July, you will notice that it is really hot. Expect it to rain most days. Average temperatures (including nighttime) are in the low 80s F (high 20s C).

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August

August here is really hot. Temperatures average in the low 80s F (high 20s C), with daytime temperatures significantly higher. It rains most days.

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September

September here is really hot. Temperatures average in the low 80s F (high 20s C), with daytime temperatures significantly higher. It rains about two thirds of the time.

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October

If you go to Si Phan Don in October, you will notice that it is consistently hot. Expect it to rain about half of the time. Average temperatures (including nighttime) are in the low 70s F (high 20s C).

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November

November for Si Phan Don can be very hot. Temperatures average in the high 70s F (mid 20s C), with daytime temperatures significantly higher. It rains once in a while.

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December

December in this region dry with little rain. Temperatures average in the 70s F (mid 20s C), with daytime temperatures significantly higher. It rains once in a while.

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