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Address: Luang Prabang, Laos

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Beautiful Temple

It's not as old as the other temples, but really well done, very intricate. It won't take long to see but worth a walk by.

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed 3 weeks ago
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Miami Beach, Florida
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Miami Beach, Florida
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

It's not as old as the other temples, but really well done, very intricate. It won't take long to see but worth a walk by.

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Greater Melbourne, Australia
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 December 2016

This temple sits to the right ofthe entrance to the Palace (entry fee required) and is quite beautiful and spectacular from outside and from a brief view inside.

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Bangkok, Thailand
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 September 2016

Recommend to visit this place. There is clam and nice place. Easy to reach this place by walking. Entrance fee is also needed.

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Bangkok, Thailand
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 July 2016

This ancient palace but made new after they shifted Luangphabang from the other Wat to this place. Worth visiting.

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Portland, Oregon
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 June 2016

The palace is worth a visit but it is very modest. Be aware about the dress code, short sleeve shirts, long pants for women.

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Penang Island, Malaysia
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 April 2016

You can't possibly miss this temple as it's located at the heart of Luang Prabang, next to the National Museum (The Royal Palace). This temple provides a very beautiful backdrop for great photos, especially when taken from the opposite Mount Phousi, when the night market is setting up.

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Estonia
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 March 2016

Extraordinary palace full of golden statues - the goddess in the centre of all this glory. The palace is renovated and looks very nice.

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Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 March 2016

Located right in front of the entrance of the Royal Palace Museum grounds, this ornate building is also known as Wat Ho Pha Bang. It was built to enshrine the statue of the Buddha after which this town is named, the Phra Bang Buddha. Entry is however not permitted into the building.

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Chengdu, China
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 February 2016

It is the National Museum of Laos, now sits at the entrance to the Royal Palace. Seen from outside, it is resplendent and magnificent; looked from inside, it is majestic and silence. The Palazzo Reale was built by King Sisavangvong. It contains a big hall for King being crowned, King's bedroom and Queen's bedroom, and a study room. The Queen's... More 

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Bangkok, Thailand
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 February 2016

Located in the same ground as Royal Theatre and National Museum, this place is worth a quick visit although proper name is Wat Ho Pha Beng.

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