Luang Prabang is renowned for Buddhist temples of outstanding beauty with Wat Xieng Thong an outstanding example.

Wat Xieng Thong acts as a gateway to Luang Prabang.

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Wat Xiengthong, a superb piece of Lao temple architecture.

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The Wat Xiengthong temple was created in 1560.

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Wat Xiengthong temple still remains in its original form.

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Wat Xieng Thong presents a sweeping two-tiered roof and ornate mosaics.

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Wat Xiengthong opening Hours: Daily from 08:00-17:00.

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