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Wat Aham

Kingkitsarath Road, Luang Prabang 0600, Laos
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"wall paintings"
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"guardian statues"
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"lovely temple"
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"worth a visit"
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"hanuman"
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"guarding"
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"architecture"
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Reviewed 15 February 2018 via mobile

Set on a quite large piece of land, it’s a nice wat to visit, stroll around and relax in, as a break from the boutique shopping. On the backside there is a wholly tree that is interesting.

Thank Teddy-at-large
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Reviewed 26 January 2018

for Luang prabang, the city of temples this nice beauty could be more in shape and more clean, but ok ...

Thank juergen p
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Reviewed 14 January 2018

Small, relatively simple temple. The grounds are interesting. They have two threes that house the spirits of the city guardians. The stupas are nice. It is close to wat Visonourat, outside the peninsula. If your hotel is at the old quarter, you have to walk...More

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Reviewed 3 January 2018

It's a small temple and easy to miss, but it should not be missed. Has beautiful frescoes and murals, the ground is nice to walk around. Can be seen in between your meals as there are many restaurants around.

Thank Satyabrata
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Reviewed 22 October 2017 via mobile

This one is near to the royal palace and was used by the Kings. As such the main Buddha is more elaborate and has a gold sash rather than the more usual cloth one. Inside the temple are lots of painted scenes depicting how you...More

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Reviewed 18 October 2017

Very tranquil, small building. Amazing wall paintings depicting sins and consequences. Worth a visit.

Thank Middleageexplorers
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Reviewed 9 June 2017

Just next to Wat Vitsounarat, this temple is very small but very beautiful. The Architecture is as same as other Wat around Luang Prabang but the craft and the design is simply beautiful and very charming. There are statues of the temple guardians Ravana and...More

1  Thank Ragu88
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Reviewed 2 June 2017 via mobile

Very beautiful temple. Peaceful surroundings. Intricate paintings and architecture. Very scenic surroundings

Thank Vivinada
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Reviewed 26 May 2017

a small temple but the architecture is unique. it beautiful golden plated walls with intricate designs. inside the compound it is quiet and peaceful with a few monks praying.

Thank jeff1955malaysia
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Reviewed 1 April 2017

Built in 1818, Wat Aham is a small temple consisting of a sim and two ancient stupas. Its still worth a visit although it is small in comparison to Wat Xiengthong.

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