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1 - 10 of 36 reviews

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This is a good stop to enjoy the grounds and taking pictures and the Temple. It has some great history and has been rebuilt many times from all the turmoil in the area. A quite place to sit and reflect.

Thank Perry H
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

A peaceful temple with a lot of Buddhist statues. The grounds are well maintained with nice tranquil gardens.

Thank nellielim
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Historic but rebuilt multiple times Very photogenic and colourful Inside the temple filled with Buddha figures and artefacts Worth a visit

Thank KarenPatrizia8
Reviewed 24 October 2017 via mobile

At first you might underestimate for what you see but after you point your camera to every corner you will understand why i call this place a photogenic landscape The entrance fee is about 35 baht for foreigner, worth to spend and take pictures

Thank Anantalia W
Reviewed 21 August 2017

I was lucky when visited Wat Ho Phakeo due to many lao couples did some photoshot. I asked permission for taking pictures of them. the wat has many Buddha statues and great architecture. It is highly recommend place for visit in Vientiane city. It is...More

Thank Sigitpramono
Reviewed 13 August 2017

It is the site to spray of the family king, but now transformed to the museum, many tourists cam for pray, and learning

Thank Phouma P
Reviewed 21 June 2017 via mobile

I can't say enough about this place. The beauty and tranquility of Wat Ho Phakeo will give you immediate pause. Less visited than it's neighbor directly across the street, WHP is far more majestic and serene. Visit during morning or late afternoons as the sunlight...More

Thank Gabriel E
Reviewed 11 May 2017

We completely enjoyed seeing this beautiful temple of gold and red. We enjoyed a quiet walk through the grounds and visited with some very nice monks-in-training who were also visiting. We have been to many, many Buddhist temples, and this one is one of our...More

Thank PandasNPugs
Reviewed 16 April 2017

With various English spellings Wat Ho Phakeo (ຫໍພະແກ້ວ) is also known as Hor Pha Keo and Ho Prakeo. Perhaps this temple (wat) near Wat Si Saket and the Presidential Palace has various spellings because there are two entrances, though visitors remove shoes to walk in...More

3  Thank DeanMurphy2020
Reviewed 8 April 2017 via mobile

I recommend everybody that is visiting the Laotian capital to stop by the Wat Ho Phakeo. Here you can learn a bit more about Buddhism in the country and the history of it.

Thank PGR05
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