Bokeo - General Information
Located : In the northwest of Laos
Total Area: 6,196 square meters
Population: 135,000

Ban Nam Khok ( The Lue Village)
The named “Bokeo” means the pits of sapphires or called “Keo-Praseuth” because it is a rich mining center for gold and sapphire. Commercial mining for precious stones and gold is a special feature of the province. In particular, you can visit Ban Nam Khok (The Lue village), 6 kilometers from the town and Ban Houi Sala (The Hmongvillage), which is around 18 kilometers from Bokeo town.

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