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Wat Mai Suwannaphumaham

Luang Prabang, Laos
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Reviewed 20 June 2016

The temple is in a great location and is a place to get an insight into the Laosian Culture. The lack of information about the temple on sight is over-shadowed by the beautiful design. The roof is particularly beautiful. I would recommend bringing a camera...More

1  Thank Lukewomers
Reviewed 18 June 2016

Pay a ticket price of 10,000 kips (USD 1.25) and enjoy this beautiful Wat for its intricate carvings. Right next to the morning market and just before the royal palace, this place is well located and should not be missed.

1  Thank Nish_SG
Reviewed 4 June 2016 via mobile

Very beautiful, the roof, the statues of Bhudda and have a very small place what there are a big statue and a wonderful atmosphere inside

Thank Joana B
Reviewed 24 May 2016

This place is easy to find andv nice place to visit and take a photo. Pay the entrance fee for visiting here.

Thank konmink25
Reviewed 5 May 2016

Near the Royal Palace, worth a visit, if like us you enjoy beautiful temples. The area has many attractions, including the night market and old quarter, We stayed in a nearby guesthouse, loved our time in Luang Prabang.

Thank Jacknkaz
Reviewed 23 April 2016

In the week following Pimai, the Lao New Year, Wat Mai Suwannapumaram (which the locals call just Wat Mai) holds a ceremony for you to "shower' the Prabang Buddha. The water is poured from two higher platforms, and flows through two dragon channels to showed...More

Thank hong20152015
Reviewed 3 April 2016 via mobile

Next to the Royal Palace one of the most picturesque wat of the city. Built in the late 18th century and according to some sources escaped destruction by the Chinese because it was too beautiful to destroy. Opening hours are from 08:00 to 17:00 and...More

Thank nickthebubble29
Reviewed 30 March 2016

One should not miss this more than 200 years old temple in Luang Prabang, Laos. Many Buddha Statues inside the main temple with Stupas around the perimeter of the compound. The architectural design and how they preserved it was just amazing. Go for the details,...More

Thank Stephen C
Reviewed 27 March 2016

Well worth a visit to see the temples and also the bougainvillea trees when in full bloom. The structures are very interesting

Thank Surrey 13
Reviewed 25 March 2016

The Wat is next to the Royal Palace. It looks really very old but was in fact built in 1821. It was the occassional home home for the Prabang Buddha which used to be moved from the Royal Palace to the Wat during Laos New...More

1  Thank leginxxStAlbans
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