Many similar ones all over north east Asia . But in Vientiane, it is worth a stop. Was 40 degrees on the day I was there. Please enjoy the pics
About Great Sacred Stupa (Pha That Luang)
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There's just something about this place that is so beautiful. Right in the heart of the craziness of the city, once you walk into the grounds, everything just seems so quiet and peaceful. It's definitely a sight to behold. Basically you pay a little entrance...More
Started walking at 6:30am to avoid the heat of the day. We went to Patuxay on the way but made tracks to get to That Luang early enough on foot! The stupa grounds are quite eerie with a few parts of unnamed broken statues, probably...More
Nice site, although a bit out of the centre. Good to combine with the Patuxai monument and park bt then still quite a walk
Massive quadrangle surrounding the Golden Stupa. You cannot gain access to the Stupa itself. Pleasant walk around the covered walkways, statues and images of Buddha. One cabinet of broken statues that had been gathered up around the countryside.