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Address: Luang Prabang, Laos

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Another name for Royal Palace

Palazzo Reale is Italian for Royal Palace, which official name in English, Royal Palace Museum. In this case, Luang Prabang’s Royal Palace (official name Haw Kham) is along... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
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Orlando, Florida
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Orlando, Florida
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Palazzo Reale is Italian for Royal Palace, which official name in English, Royal Palace Museum. In this case, Luang Prabang’s Royal Palace (official name Haw Kham) is along Sisavangvong Road (town center and location of the famous Night Market). The Palace (or Palazzo) was constructed in 1904 during the French colonial period for King Sisavang Vong. (Thus the name of... More 

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Thank DeanMurphy2020
Montreal, Canada
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189 reviews
111 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 75 helpful votes
Reviewed 21 March 2017

Great Temple.Must see even in the hot weather.Nice Buddha statue.nice building.a peaceful seating.love it here.Like all Laotian temples very serene setting

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Thank sultanofsin007
Miami Beach, Florida
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129 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 68 helpful votes
Reviewed 28 December 2016

It's not as old as the other temples, but really well done, very intricate. It won't take long to see but worth a walk by.

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Thank designtwin
Greater Melbourne, Australia
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3,197 reviews
2,067 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 636 helpful votes
Reviewed 15 December 2016

This temple sits to the right ofthe entrance to the Palace (entry fee required) and is quite beautiful and spectacular from outside and from a brief view inside.

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Thank Oldjack
Bangkok, Thailand
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89 reviews
44 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
Reviewed 27 September 2016

Recommend to visit this place. There is clam and nice place. Easy to reach this place by walking. Entrance fee is also needed.

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Thank konmink25
Bangkok, Thailand
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36 reviews
30 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 21 July 2016

This ancient palace but made new after they shifted Luangphabang from the other Wat to this place. Worth visiting.

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Thank Sunee S
Portland, Oregon
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
Reviewed 12 June 2016

The palace is worth a visit but it is very modest. Be aware about the dress code, short sleeve shirts, long pants for women.

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Thank BirgM
Penang Island, Malaysia
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114 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 66 helpful votes
Reviewed 13 April 2016

You can't possibly miss this temple as it's located at the heart of Luang Prabang, next to the National Museum (The Royal Palace). This temple provides a very beautiful backdrop for great photos, especially when taken from the opposite Mount Phousi, when the night market is setting up.

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Thank Jeffrey B
Estonia
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9 reviews
7 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 29 March 2016

Extraordinary palace full of golden statues - the goddess in the centre of all this glory. The palace is renovated and looks very nice.

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Thank Kilgike
Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 811 helpful votes
Reviewed 23 March 2016

Located right in front of the entrance of the Royal Palace Museum grounds, this ornate building is also known as Wat Ho Pha Bang. It was built to enshrine the statue of the Buddha after which this town is named, the Phra Bang Buddha. Entry is however not permitted into the building.

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