Quite historical and gets a lot of use. Didn’t take more than 10 minutes to look through. Skip unless you’re really interested
About Golden City Temple (Wat Xieng Thong)
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You can take tour pick - look at your guidebook for the most important Wats. This one is nice and worth visiting. Most are close to the main part of Luang Prabang and easy walking distance. They seem to close at 1130 and re-open later...More
If there is a site in Luang Prabang that could be considered is monumental is this one. It is located close to the Mekong River at the end of the peninsula. It is very easy to find. The temple is simply beautiful and it is...More
Went here on a day that the people fed the monks. All set out with tables and chairs and very interesting to see. Went into the temple and was offered food by some of the worshippers - such friendly people. The "tree of life" pattern...More
Take your time to watch carefully every side inside and outside.Amazing art work, we visited while raining but the mosaic still reflect beautifully! Don't miss it!
I went with my friends. I learned it is very historical place from guide books. It became one my good experienced. You should visit if you visit Luang Prabang!
What I liked more is the entire temple complex from outside. The interiors are similar to other temples. The monks going on about their daily chores is also interesting. Mekong River nearby adds a charm.