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Address: That Luang Road, Vientiane 01000, Laos
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A 24-carat, 45-meter high Buddhist shrine.

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Main Stupa closed for renovation - great walk around place

We often don't enjoy the 'major' tourist attractions, but since we were in Vientiane, and this was listed as the "must do" we thought why not. And to be honest, it was a lovely... read more

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Hervey Bay, Australia
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Rock Island, Illinois
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This is close by city central and really is a spectacular temple. The inside was closed when we were there on Friday (maybe under repair, but it is the outside that u want to see. It is incredible.

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Hervey Bay, Australia
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We often don't enjoy the 'major' tourist attractions, but since we were in Vientiane, and this was listed as the "must do" we thought why not. And to be honest, it was a lovely walk around. The main stupa is closed for renovation, but the husband and I actually really enjoyed watching the guys on the roof painting and freshening... More 

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Reviewed 6 days ago NEW via mobile

Mainly under construction, temple itself isn't worth it but the surrounding buildings are, you can see a giant golden buddha laying, some nice paintings inside a temple right to the complex itself

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Beautiful to view! The stupa is under renovation might not be worth paying to go inside until finished.

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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

반대편에 입구 들어갈수 있음 10,000kip. 그치만 안에는 특별히 볼만한건 모르겠음. Has enterance on the opposite side of construction. 10,000 kip for admission fee but not sure it s worthy unless u re a budhist.

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Reviewed 1 week ago

Since there is absolutely nothing to see in Vientiane might be worth the trip to get there. Yet another stupa.

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Nonthaburi Province, Thailand
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago

Pha That Luang is the Lanxang culture and the Lao National Icon. It is innovating some part of the stupa. However, we can visit it from the back door. Many Thai tourist visit the place to buy souvenirs.

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

no possible to enter beacause of renovation works but ticket for 10 eur you have to bug anyway . not worth

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Not a lot to do, take photos, walk around. Should take about 5 minutes. Go see the sleeping lady Buddha for free next door. If you have the inclination, spit on the scumbags selling tiny boxes stuffed with birds for 40000kip so you can "free" them.

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Hermitage, Tennessee
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

It is worth seeing, but there are really only the two main attractions: the Reclining Buddha and the Golden Temple.

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