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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 November 22, 2013

Great buildings, good to see how the monks live and work on the site. Just make sure shoulders and knees are covered!

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Reviewed November 7, 2013

This sublime temple displays the pinnacle of temple architcture and decoration in Luang Prabang. It is definitely worth the entrance fee (just under $4) which I baulked at paying for many others. I hope the money goes towrds the upkeep of the tmeples but I am not convinced. Anyway this temple complex has stunning glass murals of the outside walls and lovely gold decoration inside many buildings. You can also see a funeral chariot in one of the buildings. It is in a lovely garden setting right on the river. A must see

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Reviewed November 1, 2013

This temple is a 'must-see'. I absolutely loved the glass mural designs. Very different from decoration I have seen in other temples.

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Reviewed October 31, 2013

We happened to arrive just on the day of the Monsun end festivities. This place was just out of the Earth. We went back afterwards in daylaght and found it equaly charming.

Thank Hajnal G
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Reviewed October 29, 2013

number one highlight in Luang Prabang, renovated in detail. great location at the end of the peninsula, nice atmosphere! Some fine items and gadgets shown from earlier era.

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