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This temple contains 6,840 Buddha images of gold, silver and bronze.
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Lane Xang Avenue, Vientiane, Vientiane 0100, Laos
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Lovely Temple located in the centre of town easy to find an beautiful.10000kip admission fee for foreigners

Date of experience: November 2019
Thank EnjoyLife1994
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Sisaket temple is one of the oldest temple located at the center location of Vientiane, capital city of Laos that is still in its original form. The opening hours are from 8:00 am till 16:00 everyday of the week and entrance fee is 10,000 KIP...More

Date of experience: April 2019
Thank malikawais143
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Very nice and popular Buddha temple in Vientiane and a lot of local came dressed in their traditional costume to make merit. Ladies must be properly dressed to access the temple and man should wear Long pants if possible to be respectful

Date of experience: November 2019
Thank jont53
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Nice little stop for viewing the outside. They charge to go into the grounds and the ticket is needed for admission into the museum. The museum is dark with not much to see with very little English labeling. Some historical artefacts that were dug out...More

Date of experience: November 2019
Thank Sandy5259
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Very pleasant and interesting place to visit. It was not busy when we visited so there was a nice tranquil atmosphere. Worth a visit.

Date of experience: November 2019
Thank ianx17489
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Wat Sisaket is a really unique little temple with an amazing atmosphere and incredibly charming murals. Unfortunately it is not in the best repair- but look out for the patches of restoration in the buddha niche walls, both in the outside cloister and inside the...More

Date of experience: November 2019
Thank Johanna H
Reviewed 1 week ago

It's located very close to many of the hotels and restaurant areas. Well worth the visit and I'm still thinking about what it took to make the 6,840 Buddhas!

Date of experience: August 2019
Thank Lantau_Subic
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

If you are an artist, you might find a dozen or two perfect spots to stop and get a watercolor inspiration. Especially in the afternoon sunlight.

Date of experience: October 2019
Thank Irina V
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

An historic site, spared by the Siamese invaders, who razed much of the rest of Vientiane. Interesting museum in the cloister around the Sim. I was irritated that photos were not permitted in the Sim, and found the reasons given a bit far fetched. (If...More

Date of experience: October 2019
Thank kissane
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This place was very interesting. When we first walked in, we had to pay an entrance fee which wasn't that bad, and there was a man that had drawings which were very beautiful and detailed. Inside the general area of the Wat, you could go...More

Date of experience: October 2019
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