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Golden City Temple (Wat Xieng Thong)
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Owner description: Laos' most enchanting temple was built in 1560.
Reviewed September 25, 2012

There are so many temples worth seeing, even if you are not into temples you can just walk by and feel the warmth and friendliness from within.

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Reviewed September 16, 2012

If you are on a whistlestop tour of SE Asia, or live and travel in the region, then no doubt you are all watted-out!
Even if you think one more pagoda will push you over the edge, do take the time to cycle down to Wat Xieng Thong and enjoy the serene quiet of the courtyard and the beautiful temple complex.

Thank Project25
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Reviewed September 7, 2012

It is one of the few surviving temples in Laos, and certainly the most beautiful. It has been well preserved & contains many beautiful architectural details such as wood and stone carving and an amazing mosaic. Its design is quite unique in comparison to the other temples as it focuses more on details rather than on height & the big & bold. Across from the temple, there’s a nice view of the river. It’s very small & the visit doesn’t take time, so don’t miss it!

Thank luvninou
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Reviewed September 5, 2012

Another lovely temple here which you will find is a living embodiment of Buddhism in Laos. Seems to lack tours, which is terrific.

Thank TonyAyk
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Reviewed September 3, 2012

Really interesting - good to have a guide with us to fill us in on the details. Well worth a visit to this well preserved site

Thank Julienne L
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