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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We went on a Sunday morning. The vibe was relax and the monks tied some bracelets to our wrists (my 3 kids, my wife and I). We asked the monks for photos of them tying bracelets to my kids and they accepted. The outside sites...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank Guillaume7766
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This colourful temple was constructed in 1563, in what was then the Kingdom of Lan Xang. It was built on the ruins of a Khmer era Hindu temple, and you can see some remains of this behind the ordination hall. I have read of a...More

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank David B
Reviewed March 7, 2019

Beautiful temple with lot of local and tourist. Not hard to find. Good place to pray for Buddhist peoples. Don't miss this place when you visit Vientiane.

Date of experience: March 2019
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Reviewed March 2, 2019 via mobile

My first time to Loas. We started with Wat Sri Muang with the City Pillar. Pray for better life good days

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank Panya-Sum
Reviewed February 27, 2019 via mobile

I went to vientaine for business and having the spare time before the departure flight back. This temple is very popular for laos people as well as foreigners. I feel calm and peaceful in the temple. As loas people told me while respect to Buddha,...More

Date of experience: February 2019
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Reviewed February 23, 2019 via mobile

This is definitely the best temple to visit as it i full of local Laos people . They are praying or getting blessings from the monks or throwing the sticks for telling the future or lifting the lotus headed heavy little Buddha , all very...More

Date of experience: February 2019
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Reviewed December 31, 2018

Whereas Vientiane's other temples are more like museums, with entry fees and roped-off areas, this place is very much the layman's go-to shrine for prayer and offerings. As a practising temple this means a lot of people coming in and out who aren't tourists, so...More

Date of experience: December 2018
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Reviewed December 19, 2018 via mobile

The temple located a bit out of the city. I have a very nice visit here. Beautiful buddist. Some of a monks can speak english. Will be back soon.

Date of experience: December 2018
1  Thank fantasticm2018
Reviewed December 6, 2018 via mobile

This is a beautiful famous Buddhist temple here. The main shrine room has a Hindu Lingam surrounded by Buddha statues.

Date of experience: December 2018
1  Thank 3SEse7
Reviewed December 3, 2018

Wat Si Muang is one of the most popular Buddhism temple of worship. Beautiful landscape and building.

Date of experience: September 2018
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