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Ho Pra Keo

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Address: Rue Setthathirath, Vientiane, Laos

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Side by side with wat sisaket.. but when i come wat is under construction.. i don't until when this construction finish..

4 of 5 starsReviewed May 13, 2015
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 13, 2015

Side by side with wat sisaket.. but when i come wat is under construction.. i don't until when this construction finish..

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Kuala Terengganu, Terengganu, Malaysia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 9, 2015

The big space compound which still in use which are awaresome till today other than for tourist visiting

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Bangkok, Thailand
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 4, 2015

surround with the faith of native people. Another religious monument still stand to the present. you can stay calm and take photos.

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 12, 2015

looking at the work still to be done, it will take another six months to a year to complete. They should at least display some photographs of the interior U.S. visitors to look at.

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 27, 2015

This temple is very old but is currently undergoing renovation. It is also a museum however, most museums are closed from 12-1 in Laos and we decided given the renovation to give it a miss this time but it definitely looks worth visiting once the renovation is completed.

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Ramat Gan, Israel
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 19, 2015

This old temple is exceptional, very old, the one which survived the thai war. we were lucky to witness a ceremony of dedication od a new monq with all monks, family and rhe head of the temple. it was interesting and fascinating anthropologically, especially within the very special temple. we were also lucky to find there bride and groom with... More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 4, 2015

It is in a renovating process, hence, they don't collect entrance fee but you can enter the area. Only the temple is fenced from visiting.

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London, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 14, 2015

The Temple site has been looked after quite well and good condition, also it is just over the road from Sisaket temple ( 6000 statues [small ones])

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 10, 2015

This was the highlight of our visit in Vientiane. May we suggest that you quickly view the dusty relics inside, then slowly enjoy the extraordinary bronze Buddhas on the outside of this majestic temple. The architecture, the carved doors and the lovely gardens will leave you in awe.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 8, 2015

Entrance is 5,000 which is a bargain. The grounds are lovely. Be modestly dressed or they'll give you a sarong to cover up. The exterior of the building is gorgeous! The interior is not so much. Lots of dusty cases with Buddha statues without much signage to tell you why they're displayed. Could be better. We brought a snack with... More 

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