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Nice Wat!

Wat Luang locates in the center of Pakse, it is easy for you to visit. Like many others wat in... read more

Reviewed 6 days ago
Uyen D
Main temple in Pakse

If you have time to kill (waiting for transportation north or south), take the opportunity to visit... read more

Reviewed 31 March 2018
Ana L
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Boliden, Sweden
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Reviewed 6 days ago

Wat Luang locates in the center of Pakse, it is easy for you to visit. Like many others wat in Laos, this place is ancient but still keeps its local nature of Paske

Thank Uyen D
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Reviewed March 31, 2018 via mobile

If you have time to kill (waiting for transportation north or south), take the opportunity to visit this temple snd its friendly monks.

1  Thank Ana L
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Reviewed March 18, 2018

Nicely maintained Wat, very clean and tidy. Nicely loacted on the banks of the Se Don River. The largest in town, and also houses a Monk's schoold.

Thank Gary D
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Reviewed March 9, 2018

You will probably visit this Temple if you are walking around Pakse, it is pretty central. Well maintained and very colourful. These temples ave a lot of meaning for the people of Lao and they play a very important role in their lives. So have...More

Thank John and Deb K
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Reviewed March 4, 2018

This place is normal temple in Pakse. Good place to stop by if you are close to it. Locals gather here to pray. The main building have good decoration with wood crafting doors.

Thank Parinya S
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Reviewed January 26, 2018

easy to access - fast to make - nice maintained by the months - a easy pass by.... not a must but in Pakse when you walk around centre you pass by anyway

Thank juergen p
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Reviewed December 31, 2017 via mobile

In the city, right next to the river, this temple is beautifully crafted in the traditional Lao style. Easy to get to, and great to capture on camera.

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Reviewed December 28, 2017

On a one-year trip is this temple one of the many, but it stays a very nice one to visit during your trip.

Thank Kevin V
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Reviewed October 29, 2017 via mobile

This seemed to be as near normal temple as you might find in a town. It doesn't sell itself like the ones in Luang Prabang or Vientiane. It's by the riverside and at the front has many family Stupas. These are used to house the...More

Thank Charles_and_Susan
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Reviewed July 13, 2017

There are about 20 wats in Pakse, among which the riverside Wat Luang is one of the largest. The old monastic school, built in 1935, features a commanding tiled roof and ornate concrete pillars while two newer buildings have modern murals telling the Buddha's life...More

Thank residencesisouk
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