The area is very big. Good for taking photos. It is about 3km from Phatuxai. The entrance fee is kip 10.000. The Phra Tatlaung is under renovation. You can also find the big sleeping Budha beside Phra Tatluang. It is also nice.
About Great Sacred Stupa (Pha That Luang)
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The most important national landmark and monument in all of Laos. It is a center of pride and pilgrimage for the nation. This is a very large, gold covered, stupa. One can consider a stupa as a storage monument. Often used as a place to...More
It is located about twenty minutes walk from Patuxai. It is a golden temple, it looks more beautiful if there has sunlight. It is not only the appearance of the temple is beautiful but also the internal decoration is beautiful too. It is required to...More
Very nice chill area to visit, between the temples and the golden stupa. It' indeed the most important national monument in Laos and the nation symbol. Be aware that the stupa has been under renovation for quite some years, so not much it's visible inside.
That Luang is definitely a must see. The complex is very big and the surrounding area doubles as a get together for a lot different social occasions. Although under renovation at this moment, if you go around 5 pm the surroundings fill up with Lao...More
Vientiane's largest and most important Stupa and Buddhist Temple Complex, originally built in the 3rd century although rebuilt on many occasions (indeed it was pretty much destroyed during a Thai invasion in 1828). It is both Laos' most important national monument and also its national...More
Another famous symbol of Laos after the Patuxai, this temple has become the religious and national landmark of Laos. It is closed to the center of town and quite accessible. The statue of King Setthathirat lies in front of Pha That Luang, the one that...More