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Wat Si Saket

Lane Xang Avenue, Vientiane, Vientiane 01000, Laos
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This temple contains 6,840 Buddha images of gold, silver and bronze.
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  • Very good45%
  • Average18%
  • Poor1%
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“oldest temple” (34 reviews)
“wall paintings” (13 reviews)
“buddha images” (29 reviews)
Lane Xang Avenue, Vientiane, Vientiane 01000, Laos
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

This is a beautiful area. Nice temple in a lovely garden. Should go with a guide for more information

Thank Philip N
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

If you are all templed’ out - then still add this one to your visit. IMHO this was the most rewarding visit of our weekend stay. Beautiful architecture, truly remarkable Stuka and inside the temple the walls are beyond description. Wheelchair accessible and parking adjacent...More

Thank Del H
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

I really liked this temple as it is clearly a local focal point of significance. It is also quite old yet living now. That is definitely worth a respectful visit.

Thank Marc C
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I enjoyed all the Budda statues. The building architecture and the graves are pretty amazing. The history here is remarkable.

Thank G L
Reviewed 1 week ago

If you can't visit Luang Prabang, you may visit this temple to get a "feel" of what a typical Laotian temple looks like. This is a beautiful temple with thousands of buddha images inside all over. The carving of buddha is beautiful. I suggest to...More

Thank Geminican
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Lovely temple with lots of historic details, maintained from the original era (Thai king that originally came from Laos) Worth a trip!

Thank KarenPatrizia8
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Very particular temple in its architecture. Must try: play the vibrant gong on the right side, if you move your hands correctly it will start vibrate very strongly.

Thank TuriPS
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We had a good day here. Lots of information about Buddhism and beautiful pagoda to visit. This is a typical architecture with conical roof and plated with gold.

Thank Stacey W
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This is different from most temples in Laos in that it has pictures painted inside on the walls. It was built in the early 19th century in the Siamese style, this is thought to have saved it from destruction when Siam attacked in 1827.

Thank Charles_and_Susan
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Right in front of Ho Phakeaw, Wat Si Saket is a vintage temple where you can find an oldies atmosphere in every corner. The yellow and brown walls provides you the sense of going back to the past. The entrance fee is about 35 baht...More

Thank Anantalia W
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