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Lovely temple

Lovely temple with pretty murals. Overall grounds of template complex was quite big and nice and... read more

Reviewed 12 April 2017
Elizabeth C
Local temple

It was the first temple I saw in Vientiane. There isn't anything special about it but it makes me a... read more

Reviewed 29 December 2016
olabubu
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Vientiane, Laos
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12 Apr 2017
“Lovely temple”
29 Dec 2016
“Local temple”
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Thanon Dongpalan, Vientiane 0100, Laos
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Reviewed 12 April 2017

Lovely temple with pretty murals. Overall grounds of template complex was quite big and nice and quiet.

Thank Elizabeth C
Reviewed 29 December 2016

It was the first temple I saw in Vientiane. There isn't anything special about it but it makes me a bit nostalgic and sentimental. It's worth seeing if you don't want to visit a regular Lao temple with no tourists.

Thank olabubu
Reviewed 28 March 2016

Wat Dongpalan is located along Dongpalan Street and is a beautiful temple with white painted walls and nice paintings adorning the upper walls with a sweeping roof. A quiet temple receiving few visitors, we enjoyed the peace and quiet of our visit.

Thank nellielim
Reviewed 24 November 2014

This review is quite late. Wat Dongpalan is another temple we saw while doing the Walking City Tour at our own pace. We stopped by to take some photos. There were stray dogs outside the doors of the temple so we did not bother to...More

2  Thank pinoytraveller2
Reviewed 19 July 2014 via mobile

it's nice to see gigantic statue of Buddha in this temple . it's not that big temple to visit but you can enjoy the colorful style of the temple .

Thank abigsmilenoteeth
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