Don Khon and Don Det

Don Khon and Don Det are the most popular destinations of the 4000 islands after Don Khong. Both islands offer relaxing bungalows for travelers with a lazy, island pace of life. From Don Det rafting and kayaking trips can be arranged that take travelers into the heart of the 4000 Islands.

Don Det is linked with Don Khon by a historic railway bridge built in 1910 by the French. Next to the bridge sits and old locomotive, one of the last remnants of the railway pharmacie viagra france.

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The French bridge (kazelavie.blogspot.com)

Getting to Don Det & Don Khon: From Pakse take Route 13 to the south about 141 km and turn right onto a road at the sign pointing to Nakasang then follow the road 3 km to the end. From the boat pier travelers can take a boat to Don Det, which is about 15 minutes away.

From the pier at Don Det, take a shuttle bus to Don Khon island (about 25 minute ride)

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