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Address: Near Fountain Square, Vientiane 0100, Laos

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Picturesque architecture

No admission fee. Can walk around the grounds first and take photos. Must remove shoes before entering the temple. Easy to stop here when walking in the city.

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
ZhongguoKM
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Kunming, China
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Kunming, China
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 359 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

No admission fee. Can walk around the grounds first and take photos. Must remove shoes before entering the temple. Easy to stop here when walking in the city.

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Xalapa, Mexico
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121 reviews
102 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
Reviewed 27 February 2017

huge buddhist temple whit a lot of monks and beautiful Buddha statues. A good place to observe the dayly life

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Pattaya, Thailand
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810 reviews
522 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 128 helpful votes
Reviewed 26 October 2016

Located downtown among many restaurants, bars and the Mekong...this pretty little temple is both a school and a place of worship. Not as grand as other Lao temples, but ok for a short visit if in the neighborhood.

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Kathmandu, Nepal
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30 reviews
5 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
Reviewed 22 April 2016

Means in that case : All will depend on what kind of temples one have seen already. So let's say perhaps more clear : To make one of this temples really interesting to see, i do expect not only a nice "building", with a big and golden Buddha inside, but mostly i would like to have what i use to... More 

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Hellerup, Denmark
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 52 helpful votes
Reviewed 13 April 2016

There are a lot of beautiful temples in Vientiane, and this is one. There are however, no exhibits or information in English, so to appreaciate it and know what is what, a guide would be good.

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Khok Kloi, Phangnga, Thailand
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100 reviews
70 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 31 helpful votes
Reviewed 31 March 2016

If your time here is limited then this is one of the few places worth a visit. One of the more interesting wats.

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Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
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2,286 reviews
1,509 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 811 helpful votes
Reviewed 26 March 2016

Located along Seethathilath Road, this is one of the few temples along this road. A nice and peaceful temple with typical Laotian architecture and roof style. Colourful and well maintained, it is a working temple and there is a school here as well.

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Saitama, Japan
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4 reviews
3 attraction reviews
Reviewed 2 March 2016

I maybe wrong, but this temple looks not so much to see, just an ordinal temple. But this is my beloved spot and I stayed under the tree of the temple court so many times, hours, with some book or Sudoku puzzle, or just escape from the heat. The temple is also used as a junior school, can see these... More 

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Penang
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104 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 31 helpful votes
Reviewed 14 February 2016

There is a school inside this temple. You can visit it and observe local Laos students go about their lives. The temple is not so spectacular but it was an interesting visit if you are observant to spot unusual things.

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New York City, New York
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189 reviews
72 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 62 helpful votes
Reviewed 14 February 2016

One of three temples more or less adjacent to each other on Samsenthai Road worth a visit certainly for its purity of classical Lao style.

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