Salavan is a very attractive sightseeing spot in Laos as the province is situated amidst a spectacular natural surrounding. This province is not other very developed tourist spots in Laos and travelers may face some trouble while traveling in this province.But all the troubles fade before the sublime beauty of this province with magnificent natural flora and fauna, sublime mountain regions and also the attractive and quite diverse native cultural activities. The most interesting travel activity here can be trekking and hiking and also the nature here provides ample opportunity to be lost in its enamoring beauty.
Salavan province houses the Phu Xieng Thong National Biodiversity Conservation Area. As the name suggests, it has a wide range of plants and species that are typically found in this part of South East Asian countries only. This wild life conservation area is near the Mekong River. The species which are to be found here are clouded leopard, Douc langur, Siamese crocodile and some other species. All of these provide excellent opportunities for sightseeing in Salavan.