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Cultural Temple Tour by Orange Robe Tours

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USD 13.45
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    Pass By: Orange Robe Tours, 95 Khem Khong Road, Ban Wat Nong Next door to Saffron Coffee, along the Mekong River., Luang Prabang 0095 Laos

    We meet at our offices located next door to Saffron Coffe along the Mekong river, then take a 2-3 minute relaxing stroll to the nearby temple, Wat Pa Phai.

    Stop At: Wat Pa Phai, Ban Xiangmen, Luang Prabang 0600 Laos

    Our Cultural Temple Tour, led by a former Buddhist Novice or Monk, includes a guided tour of a local temple, focusing on Buddhist culture, temple architecture, appropriate temple etiquette and the daily life of the Monks.

    This is your opportunity to find out everything you would like to know about Buddhism in Laos from a first-hand source.

    Duration: 1 hour
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    Departure Point
    Orange Robe Tours, 95 Khem Khong Road, Ban Wat Nong, ຫຼວງພະບາງ, Laos
    Return Details
    Returns to original departure point
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    Additional Info
    • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
    • Not wheelchair accessible
    • Stroller accessible
    • Service animals allowed
    • Near public transportation
    • Most travelers can participate
    • This experience requires good weather. If it’s canceled due to poor weather, you’ll be offered a different date or a full refund
    • This tour/activity will have a maximum of 7 travelers
    Cancellation Policy
    For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.
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    Reviewed 2 weeks ago

    Highly recommend this for all visitors to Luang Prahbang.. first-hand accounts of what it is really like to live, study and evolve as a Buddhist child. my guide was a novice in the temple for 7 years, so the insights he offered were quite valuable...More

    Date of experience: August 2019
    Thank Jonathan H
    OrangeRobeTours, Owner at Orange Robe Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

    Thank you for taking the time to leave us a review Johnathon. We’re glad that you enjoyed your experience with us. I have also passed on your words to your tour guide who was very pleased!

    Reviewed 2 August 2019 via mobile

    This was such a great thing to do. I took my 2 teenage kids to meet a wonderful ex-novice who told us all about his life whilst learning to be a monk. The tour is only about an hour so I managed to keep my...More

    Date of experience: August 2019
    1  Thank Iliana W
    OrangeRobeTours, Owner at Orange Robe Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 5 August 2019

    We appreciate you taking the time to share your experience Lliana, we are glad you and your family enjoyed your time.

    Reviewed 13 June 2019 via mobile

    When I first read reviews about this tour I put it on the must do list. I was not disappointed. It was a great experience to ask questions to someone I would not ordinarily get to meet. I loved it, but my husband who had...More

    Date of experience: June 2019
    1  Thank SH-Bahrain
    OrangeRobeTours, Owner at Orange Robe Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 14 June 2019

    Thank you for taking the time to leave us a review. The whole team is very pleased that you enjoyed your experience. Also, we appreciate your husband's insight. We do hope he enjoyed his time. Our intention has always been to provide people with an...More

    Reviewed 6 May 2019

    We gained an abundance of insights into the culture of Buddhism through the eyes of a previous Novice, an opportunity that's quite unique! Our guide was excellent, presenting detailed and informative introduction clearly and confidently. We had a LOT of questions but he was able...More

    Date of experience: March 2019
    1  Thank Mia Adora P
    OrangeRobeTours, Owner at Orange Robe Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 8 May 2019

    It is fantastic to hear that we have accomplished our mission of providing an authentic cultural experience full of insight, Mia. Thank you so much for taking the time to write us a wonderful review.

    Reviewed 4 May 2019 via mobile

    Visiting Laung Prabang is an amazing experience! The buildings, the atmosphere, the brilliant people, the way of life and the beautiful temples. I am very grateful to Orange Robe Tours for helping to raise my awareness of life on the other side of the temple...More

    Date of experience: April 2019
    Thank Brian W
    OrangeRobeTours, Owner at Orange Robe Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 8 May 2019

    Thank you for your review Brian, we are very happy to hear that we were able to bring you closer to understanding what life inside the temple in Laos is like.

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