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Guided Vientiane City and Buddha Park Full-Day Tour
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“city pillar” (5 reviews)
“real place” (3 reviews)
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Vientiane, Laos
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Reviewed 15 July 2017

History would have that this temple built in 1653 was named after local lady who sacrificed herself to appease angry spirits by jumping down the central pillar shaft – there is a small statue in her memory in the garden – as with most local...More

Thank GDay1044
Reviewed 2 May 2017

For the Lao folks this is a sacred place to visit. Years ago when the stork lived on the site it was more interesting, but it has now died and for me it has lost some of the romance. The various Buddha's around the grounds...More

Thank 973devon2014
Reviewed 26 April 2017

Visit this Wat for the serenity. This is not the Wat with gold encrusted edifices and interesting art. In this Wat, you witness the devotion of the Laos people. And get a taste of the Buddhist peace that infuses their lives and their pleasant interactions...More

Thank kathmandu91
Reviewed 25 April 2017

nice place convenient parking and transportation or walking lot of bhudha image ,thousands of them all very beautiful

Thank Spiderdog49
Reviewed 23 March 2017

Wat Si Muang is not as big or as elaborate as others--but it is the only one we visited where the Lao people were actually coming and praying, making offerings, spending time. Many were students either asking for help with school/tests or thanking for help...More

Thank chesterchandler
Reviewed 17 March 2017 via mobile

I second what the last two reviews said . Real place of worship n more serene and real then all the other places here. Don't miss it

Thank Mjchand
Reviewed 27 February 2017

Very nice buddhist temple where is always a lot of acivity by local people. Lot of monks lot of ceremonies

Thank bruno123452015
Reviewed 14 February 2017 via mobile

If you only have time to see one temple in Vientienne; make it this one. Look out for its important relics, the pillar of Vientienne, which is surrounded by Buddahs; including the Emerald Buddah and a melted Buddah which survived the fire which destroyed the...More

Thank Lee P
Reviewed 31 January 2017

Great place to see Buddhism religious belief in practice One of the oldest temple sites in Vientiane revered by locals and so used for prayer and bringing of gifts of thanks.

Thank JC349
Reviewed 28 December 2016

This is a must visit place for visitors and locals. The place is always full with visitors and worshipers.

Thank Ketsamay R
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