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Cultural Temple Tour by Orange Robe Tours

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    Pass By: Orange Robe Tours, 95 Khem Khong Road, Ban Wat Nong Next door to Saffron Coffee, along the Mekong River., Luang Prabang 0095 Laos

    We meet at our offices located next door to Saffron Coffe along the Mekong river, then take a 2-3 minute relaxing stroll to the nearby temple, Wat Pa Phai.

    Stop At: Wat Pa Phai, Ban Xiangmen, Luang Prabang 0600 Laos

    Our Cultural Temple Tour, led by a former Buddhist Novice or Monk, includes a guided tour of a local temple, focusing on Buddhist culture, temple architecture, appropriate temple etiquette and the daily life of the Monks.

    This is your opportunity to find out everything you would like to know about Buddhism in Laos from a first-hand source.

    Duration: 1 hour
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    Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

    This was such a great thing to do. I took my 2 teenage kids to meet a wonderful ex-novice who told us all about his life whilst learning to be a monk. The tour is only about an hour so I managed to keep my...More

    Date of experience: August 2019
    1  Thank Iliana W
    OrangeRobeTours, Owner at Orange Robe Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

    We appreciate you taking the time to share your experience Lliana, we are glad you and your family enjoyed your time.

    Reviewed June 13, 2019 via mobile

    When I first read reviews about this tour I put it on the must do list. I was not disappointed. It was a great experience to ask questions to someone I would not ordinarily get to meet. I loved it, but my husband who had...More

    Date of experience: June 2019
    1  Thank SH-Bahrain
    OrangeRobeTours, Owner at Orange Robe Tours, responded to this reviewResponded June 14, 2019

    Thank you for taking the time to leave us a review. The whole team is very pleased that you enjoyed your experience. Also, we appreciate your husband's insight. We do hope he enjoyed his time. Our intention has always been to provide people with an...More

    Reviewed May 5, 2019

    We gained an abundance of insights into the culture of Buddhism through the eyes of a previous Novice, an opportunity that's quite unique! Our guide was excellent, presenting detailed and informative introduction clearly and confidently. We had a LOT of questions but he was able...More

    Date of experience: March 2019
    1  Thank Mia Adora P
    OrangeRobeTours, Owner at Orange Robe Tours, responded to this reviewResponded May 8, 2019

    It is fantastic to hear that we have accomplished our mission of providing an authentic cultural experience full of insight, Mia. Thank you so much for taking the time to write us a wonderful review.

    Reviewed May 4, 2019 via mobile

    Visiting Laung Prabang is an amazing experience! The buildings, the atmosphere, the brilliant people, the way of life and the beautiful temples. I am very grateful to Orange Robe Tours for helping to raise my awareness of life on the other side of the temple...More

    Date of experience: April 2019
    Thank Brian W
    OrangeRobeTours, Owner at Orange Robe Tours, responded to this reviewResponded May 7, 2019

    Thank you for your review Brian, we are very happy to hear that we were able to bring you closer to understanding what life inside the temple in Laos is like.

    Reviewed April 26, 2019 via mobile

    I attended the cultural temple tour by orange robe with my partner and our 4 month old baby in April 2019. Our guide Sunam (forgive me if spelling is incorrect!) was an ex novice / monk who had lived in a temple for 7 years...More

    Date of experience: April 2019
    Thank Greta J
    OrangeRobeTours, Owner at Orange Robe Tours, responded to this reviewResponded May 7, 2019

    We’re very happy to hear that you and your family enjoyed your Cultural Temple Tour Greta. Sounanh, your tour guide was very pleased when he read your review. We appreciate you taking the time to write your review.

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