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Great Sacred Stupa (Pha That Luang)

That Luang Road, Vientiane 0100, Laos
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A 24-carat, 45-meter high Buddhist shrine.
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That Luang Road, Vientiane 0100, Laos
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Reviewed 5 days ago

So much time and money has gone into this place, it has a lot of meaning for the people and they come here to pray. It was well worth the visit

Thank Deb K
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Worth a Tuktuk ride. Large and impressive. A fair number of tourists. Irritating different price for locals and tourists.

Thank iaindsg
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Must see in Vientiane. Super huge and grand golden stupa. Gleams in the sun at midday. Few other temples in the compound with working prayer halls. Don't miss the coconut ice cream (served with sticky rice and peanuts) cart for just 5000 kip. Enjoy it...More

Thank Karen L
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This is one of the most sacred stupas in Laos and worth a visit. We were lucky enough to be there when a young monk was being initiated and saw him walk around the temple three times, surrouonded and followed by friends and family that...More

Thank treemillie
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This place is a bit out of the way in relation to the city center, but it is is certainly worth the walk/ride. Morning turned out to be a good time to visit - before the crowds get there. Do not miss the reclining Buddha...More

Thank Lars H
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We arrived here during our Day tour of the City, and it fairly takes the breath away. The Stupa is said to contain some of the Bones of Buddha and is a Golden Monument to the Buddha it is topped with a 9.5 Kilogram Gold...More

Thank louieowen
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This is one of the tourist sites in Vientiene. It is a nice golden stupa. Entrance fee <$2USD. There is a nice reclining Buddha in the back adjacent to the stupa. It is a good place for short visit to snap a few photos. Many...More

Thank sactokw
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Very Big Stupa. Most impressive. Lots of Lao People walking around it with Marigold offerings. Well Worth a visit when in Vientiane!

Thank EricaDavid
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Visited Vientiane on a recent visa run and decided to also use this trip as an opportunity to explore and travel through Laos (gotta make the visa fee count). This landmark is a national symbol and highly worth checking out. Great photo opportunities for those...More

Thank Barry T
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This complex is definitely worth a visit. The approach is impressive as you come across the huge statue of Setthathirath, a 16th century king who seems to guard the entrance. The beauty of the stupa is hard to describe. The size for a start is...More

Thank RobandJoPerth
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18 March 2017|
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Response from Lucy N | Reviewed this property |
Sorry but I can't remember but there are lots around the complex
8 December 2016|
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Response from UV1951 | Reviewed this property |
you can review my pictures and see the Scaffolding around.
29 October 2016|
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Response from T S | Reviewed this property |
They are trying to complete the renovation by 12-14 November which is the date of the That Luang festival.