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Ban Xiangmen, Luang Prabang 0600, Laos
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Reviewed January 8, 2019

Multiple beautiful Temples within the complex. Fascinated by the mirror tiles adorning many of the temples and decorative Lotus statues. Very busy with tourists, pick a quiet time to visit

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Travelbug291
Reviewed December 18, 2018

Still right in the centre, this peaceful temple is usually neglected by the tourist crowd. You can easily get talking to the novices. A very special fat buddha statue.

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank jobst56
Reviewed September 17, 2018

A great little temple to visit in Luang Prabang. Well maintained and intricate gold leaf, it really is worth a little of your time to visit.

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank MrsBsTravels
Reviewed May 31, 2018

Temples are always beautiful. There's also a woman who has a stall outside who sells great art work very very cheap. Cheaper then you find them on the night market.

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank Bethaney N
Reviewed April 24, 2018

Overshadowed by the popular temples, Wat Pa Phai is a small beautifully gilded temple located along a side lane. It is extremely pretty viewed from the entrance gate in the late afternoon.

Date of experience: March 2018
Thank Andy22L
Reviewed January 14, 2018

This is really a very nice, small temple. It has an intricate glided façade that combines red and gold colour beautifully! The name means Bamboo Forest monastery. Its roof is high reflecting a Thai influence. The ornate pediment around the main door is stunning! It...More

Date of experience: November 2017
Thank TravelerTrecker
Reviewed May 24, 2017

it is a small temple but it has beautiful architecture. the walls are all gold design. inside the compound it is peaceful and calm. monks doing their rituals.

Date of experience: May 2017
Thank jeff1955malaysia
Reviewed January 19, 2017 via mobile

Wat Pa Phai located between alleys the Main Street Sisavangvong and Kong River, it's a small temple !!

Date of experience: January 2017
Thank aiiburstein
Reviewed August 2, 2016

We visited this temple after travelling up the river to Pak Ou Caves. The temple was very pretty with great detail going into the artwork.

Date of experience: August 2016
Thank BenjaminS3703
Reviewed March 24, 2016

THis wat is also known as The Monastery of the Bamboo Forest. Located on the corner of Savang Vathana Road and Sakarine Road, this small but beautiful temple is decorated with pictures of Buddha. There are frescos on the gilded and wooden facade of everyday...More

Date of experience: March 2016
Thank nellielim
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