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I think this is probably the number 1 attraction in Vientiane. It is popular with the locals, too. They go to sit in the archway and visit with each other. There are a few concession stands. You can climb to the top for a better...More
Impressive looking when approaching from afar it’s even more impressive when viewed close up with a very nice park and fountain in the front of the monument. Impressive as this is it is frustrating to get up close and see the monument in a bit...More
We left the hotel before 8AM. We were staying by the waterfront so the Google map said it was a one mile walk which was easy down the boulevard. You’ll pass a mall that is good for an air conditioned stop on the way back....More
Upon checking in, Patuxai was the first place we visited. It’s a nice monument which you’ll have to get up to.
There’s plenty of tourists and pedlars selling things as you make your way up to the top.
At the top, you’ll get a birds...More
The location in the city center and walking distance to president place.So many visitor and I can’t go up to see the view from the top of the monument.be careful of the Tuk Tuk scammers. There are a lot in this area
An absolute “must see” if you’re around in the area of the center of Vientiane.
There’s great opportunities for taking beautiful pictures, selfies and all. I didn’t investigate further for going up to the top as there was a lot of people standing under the...More