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Very peaceful

This was a very calm wat. Hardly anyone here. Loved the surroundings and the building was... read more

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Untouched and less visited beauty

Very beautiful temple. Peaceful surroundings. Intricate mosaic work and architecture. Very scenic... read more

Reviewed 2 June 2017
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3 days ago
“Very peaceful”
14 Jan 2018
“Of all temples outside the peninsula, this is the most beautiful one!”
Suggested duration: < 1 hour
Phothisalath Road, Luang Prabang 0600, Laos
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Reviewed 3 days ago

This was a very calm wat. Hardly anyone here. Loved the surroundings and the building was beautiful.

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Reviewed 15 January 2018

The temple houses the ashes of King Sisavang Vong. The temple was built in 1818 and it is part of the UNESCO heritage. It has a beautiful stupa. the doors and windows are beautiful The parasols are very nice and indicate its royal connnection.

1  Thank TravelerTrecker
Reviewed 2 June 2017 via mobile

Very beautiful temple. Peaceful surroundings. Intricate mosaic work and architecture. Very scenic surroundings and nice people.

Thank Vivinada
Reviewed 27 May 2017

it is a peaceful and quiet temple. you will find a few temples within the compound. inside the compound you will find the monks meditating and performing rituals.

Thank jeff1955malaysia
Reviewed 25 January 2017

I walked to the temple in the afternoon. It was located in a quiet street with some beautiful blooming trees. There were local children playing in the yard when I came. A Monk even showed me around and introduced the temple in Laos. :D Of...More

Thank Tue T
Reviewed 20 January 2017 via mobile

Vat Thatluang Rasamahavihane located in the middle town Luang Prabang city on the main street Sisavangvong nearly to "The President Kaysorn Phomvihane Monument" it's a small, very nice old Temple, lovely Pagoda!

Thank NarisaB
Reviewed 31 December 2016

By the time we reached there in late afternoon, it had already closed. But the stupas on either side of the main building were still a good photo opp. There is also a set of monks' quarters behind the place so we just sat there...More

Thank JakDesi
Reviewed 25 September 2016 via mobile

A lovely old temple that was close to my hotel. The monks where so nice and showed me around. Old style architecture. And also on a hill with a nice view.

Thank LarsJohnsson
Reviewed 20 September 2016

Nicely located just beside River Mekong. Great view. Dress code are to be observed in this area. Woman must not wear sleeveless and short pants to enter, you an rent a scarf to cover yourself at 5k Kip.

Thank CK_Ong8271
Reviewed 9 September 2016 via mobile

We visited this pagoda during our annual trip to Luàng Prabang, we loved the old architecture of Láo and its cozy asmosphere

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