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Reviewed 4 April 2018 via mobile

This beautiful monument is truly worth a close up. You can buy a cheap ticket and climb to the top during the daytime. There’s markets set up on every level selling souvenirs and the views and ornamentation of the building are amazing. I also visited at sunset and was thrilled by all the tiny birds that seek shelter and fly around and twitter until they’re settled then the quick tiny geckos come out and make their presence known. It makes the building feel alive with energy

Date of experience: April 2018
Thank Kim D
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Reviewed 4 April 2018 via mobile

Worth.the visit for the view of city. Not much to look at but enjoyed the little markets inside. Architecture cool and you can climb stairs to various levels and the check out stalls . Was never completed due to conflict in Laos but still it's worth a quick visit

Date of experience: April 2018
Thank kiwiseetheworld2
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Reviewed 4 April 2018 via mobile

Stop there on your way to the temple but it's just a block of concrete on the middle of the avenue!!

Date of experience: December 2017
Thank Ana L
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Reviewed 4 April 2018 via mobile

Walked here from the night market. It was quite a walk, but it was a good way to explore the city and take photos of the monument from afar as well. It does remind me of Arc de Triomphe in Paris, but this one had its own charm. The intricate ceiling design was a beauty behold especially with how it's lighted at night.

Date of experience: April 2018
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Reviewed 3 April 2018

Vientiane's answer to the Paris's Arch de triomphe. A climb up the spiral staircases leads to you some amazing 360 views of the city. On the way up are little markets and artwork. Totally amazing views from the top and well worth going all the way to the top.

Date of experience: March 2018
Thank AmandalShepherd
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