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Boat Racing Festival - British Embassy Vientiane Closure

The British Embassy in Vientiane will be closed on Friday October 18 in observance of the Lao Boat Racing Festival.

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Boat Racing Festival
Boun Song Heua, the Lao Boat Racing Festival

We will reopen on Monday 21 October. In case of emergency, please call the switchboard number +856 (0)30 770 0000.

Alternatively, you may find the following link helpful:

Apply for a passport or emergency travel document

Published 17 October 2013