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“Amazing Temple!”

Golden City Temple (Wat Xieng Thong)
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Owner description: Laos' most enchanting temple was built in 1560.
Reviewed 3 June 2014

We have been in Cambodia and Vietnam but it was the first time we saw such a beautiful temple like this! Highly recommend this temple when staying in Luang Prabang!

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Reviewed 28 May 2014

I have been living in Chiang Mai for over a year so for me i have seen more than my fair share of temples. This one os beautiful in its own right but ive seen better.

If like me you are templed out don't waste your time.

3  Thank Corrine456
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Reviewed 24 May 2014 via mobile

Make sure that you wear long pants or long skirts to the temple. If not, just pay 20,000 Laotian kips to rent a sarong at tye time you buy the entrance ticket. Just think that the money is donated to the temple for maintenance. The temple architecture is beautiful and area is very peaceful.

Thank ancanu
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Reviewed 20 May 2014

What can I say, in a trip of soooo many Wat's, it's hard to feel strongly about a specific one. This one however, does reflect a bit more presence than the others, and it's a whole area, and not just one temple. Out of all Wat's in LP, this one should be your top choice.

Thank Funster1978
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Reviewed 13 May 2014

With its intricately carved walls and soaring, tiered roof, it is no wonder this temple is said to be the most beautiful in Laos. Its interiors walls are also painted in gold. Look out for the chapels outside which are adorned with glass mosaic.

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