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Wat Xieng Thong, Luang Prabang

Wat Xieng Thong is the jewels of traditional architecture " Lan Chang Kingdom " added to UNESCO's World Heritage Sites in 1995, the city's oldest place where between the bank of Mekong and Khan River meet into it. The Legend has been said that the first king was the first founder of Wat Xieng Thong. The union of the Nam Khan with the Mekong River is also said to be the home of two nagas ( water spirits in the form of large snakes ) the rulers of the river. The alter of nagas existed at the site until at present.

The principle Buddha image in a temple called by Laotian " Ong Luang " and inside sanctuary in a Buddhist monastery exquisite gold image of Buddha, the carved and gilded building for example the houses the cremation vehicles and urns of the recent Lao monarchs. The carvings show scenes from the Ramayana very exquisitely and beautifully and on the left hand side in the temple there is a image explain about the Buddha and another side detail all scene of village life, showing temples, houses, and boats image appear on the wall and the sim is extensive roofs are the art contemporary of the Luang Prabang style of architecture. The front gable ends are richly decorated with intricate gold designs on red ocher background. All detail the most important temple in Laos built by spiritual Buddhists a place worthy of being worshiped wonderful Luang Prabang, one of the most beautiful temples in Asia.

Until 1975, when the communist party gained control over Laos, Wat Xieng Thong was a royal temple, supported by the royal family. It was the place where the former kings of Laos were crowned and granted their power. The sites of conventional in which Buddhist, Pre-Buddhist, and royal traditions met.

A lot of people all the whole world came Wat Xing Thong feeling impression. This is the center of Luang Prabang. The cost to visit inside 20,000 kip or 80 THB open diary 06.00 a.m.- 5.30 p.m.

Flights To Luang Prabang, Laos

Departing From Thailand

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Bangkok - Luang Prabang OW 151 20 21
Bangkok - Luang Prabang RT 299 40 31
Chiang Mai - Luang Prabang OW 122 20 21
Chiang Mai - Luang Prabang RT 242 40 31

Departing From Vietnam

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Hanoi - Luang Prabang OW 132 20 18
Hanoi - Luang Prabang RT 237 40 28

Departing From Cambodia

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Siem Reap - Luang Prabang OW 219 20 0
Siem Reap - Luang Prabang RT 418 40 10

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