Province is best known for the Bolaven Plateau, which also
extends into Attapeu, Champassak and Sekong provinces.
The Bolaven Plateau is covered in the Champassak section.
The plateau is best accessed from Pakse, in Champassak
province is home to the Phu Xieng Thong National
Biodiversity Conservation Area, covering nearly 1,000 sq
km in the western part of the province next to the Mekong
river. It is thought that asiatic black bear, banteng,
clouded leopard, Douc langur, elephant, gibbon, guar,
Siamese crocodile and tiger and inhabit this area.
Waterfall on the Se