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All reviews worth the climb watch the sunset sunset view small birds buddha's footprint mekong river long climb easy climb small temple worth the effort national museum night market royal palace early morning small fee entrance fee walk up
Overlooking the town and the two rivers, you have a great view from the top.
There's two (or three) ways up.
Avoid sunset as people are fighting for the best photo place up there - and this in a peaceful buddhist surrounding -...More
Mount Phousi is just opposite The Royal Palace Museum, conveniently located within the town area.
With an entrance fee of 20K Lao Kip, one is able to ascend to the top. One will be awarded with a spectacular view of Luang Prabang upon reaching the...More
There are a few routes up and down the temple. Whichever way you take, it's takes a bit of stamina to reach the top. The view at the top is nice but did not manage to see the sunset as it was a cloudy day
Not worth the effort- sunset not brilliant- loads of people & lots of mosquitos, so cover up if you're going up for the sunset, or wear repellent. However good training event if you want to get a leg & lung burn.
If you don’t mind a nice “stair hike” then this is a good way to see some views of the city and mountains. The view is not “panoramic”, however. There are many trees blocking the view so it’s not very good for landscape photos. If...More