Attapeu

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Attapeu
ອັດຕະປື
City
Attapeu town.jpg
Attapeu is located in Laos
Attapeu
Attapeu
Location in Laos
Coordinates: 14°49′12″N 106°49′14″E / 14.82000°N 106.82056°E / 14.82000; 106.82056
Country  Laos
Admin. division Attapeu Province
Founded 1560
Elevation 93 m (305 ft)
Population (2005)
 • Total 19,200
 • Religions Buddhism

Attapeu , Attopu or Attapu (Lao: ອັດຕະປື) is the capital of Attapeu Province, Laos. It is the southernmost among provincial capitals in Laos opposite Phongsali in the north.

Transportation[edit]

A new airport in the city was scheduled for completion on June 2013.[1] However, as of December 2013 there is still no airport in Attapeu, and construction has not yet begun on the new airport.

References[edit]

  1. ^ "New Lao airports planned to push tourism". Investvine.com. 17 January 2013. Retrieved 17 January 2013. 

See also[edit]

Coordinates: 14°48′N 106°50′E / 14.800°N 106.833°E / 14.800; 106.833