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This is a Vietnamese Buddhist temple here. The architecture is different from others. You need... read more

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Lovely temple which was a little different from the rest. Set back off the main road, the tuk tuk... read more

Reviewed 30 September 2018
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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

This is a Vietnamese Buddhist temple here. The architecture is different from others. You need about half an hour here.

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank 3SEse7
Reviewed 30 September 2018

Lovely temple which was a little different from the rest. Set back off the main road, the tuk tuk drivers know where to go. Enjoyed wandering around here.

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank MrsBsTravels
Reviewed 3 September 2018

This beautiful tall multi story pagoda sits tucked away off a main road. The monks are welcoming and there are fierce guardians at the the temple doors. The main prayer hall is calm and cool - a perfect space to reflect. As you ascend there...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank dharmapitt
Reviewed 21 April 2018 via mobile

I may not have explore higher or further, but from the outside it's certainly look like another temple. The thing that attract my attention is the Buddha on the top of the tower. But it's mostly blocked view due to the infrastructure cable outside. But...More

Date of experience: April 2018
Thank anthonylE4654GI
Reviewed 3 April 2018

Truly beautiful temple. Well worth a visit. Take off your shoes and wander the gardens and see inside the temple.

Date of experience: March 2018
Thank AmandalShepherd
Reviewed 1 April 2018 via mobile

Phat Tich Temple is small compared to most of the Temples in Vientiane but what it lacks in size it makes up for in beauty, it also differs in that it is a Vietnamese Temple. As you walk through the gates you are greeted by...More

Date of experience: April 2018
Thank Cholo_Juan
Reviewed 28 August 2017

Most of the Buddhist Temple in Vientiane are Theravada Buddhist Temple. Phat Tich Temple is one Chinese Buddhist Temple in Vientiane. It is a nice and well maintain temple. You can also see or pray to Kwan Se Yin Pou Sat (Avalokitesvara Bhodistava) here.

Date of experience: August 2017
Thank harry_mdj
Reviewed 11 August 2017

Phat Tich is a Vietnamese temple pagoda with 4-5 levels overlooking the city...short walk from Patuxai, ascend the steep steps for an impressive view, firat floor is for worship, many buddha statues and photo ops. No charge, donations welcome!

Thank 929larrym
Reviewed 3 March 2017

Close to the Patuxay monument Phat Tich is not on the tourist trail so quiet and peaceful. The steps to the top are difficult but worth the effort if you can make it, very steep. The Buddhas on the way up are the same so...More

Date of experience: February 2017
Thank 307cliver
Reviewed 21 February 2017 via mobile

I would only repeat others and say nothing new- so just go!;) Beautiful mahayana temple, different from the Lao theravadian temples...

Date of experience: February 2017
Thank Adam_the_bookworm
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