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The Most Interesting Historical Places in Laos

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Historical Places in Laos

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    Wat Phu , Champasak Town
    History, art, and scenic views await at Wat Phu, World Heritage-listed temple ruins with roots dating back to the 5th century. The hilltop Kh
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    An impressive but slender 45 m (148 ft) gilded structure surrounded by high walls, Great Sacred Stupa (Pha That Luang) imposes itself with it
    Tours from $45
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    See some of the most prominent Lao monasteries and learn about their religious and cultural significance at Golden City Temple (Wat Xieng Tho
    Tours from $57
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    Wat Mai Suwannaphumaham , Luang Prabang
    At Wat Mai Suwannaphumaham, admire an ornately decorated early 19th-century temple, supposedly deemed too beautiful to destroy by the invadin
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    Ho Pra Keo , Vientiane
    Admire centuries of ancient Buddhist statues at Ho Pra Keo, 16th-century temple that served as a private chapel for the Lao royal family. Ori
    Tours from $45
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