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That Chomsi Stupa, Luang Prabang

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#5 of 17 in Historic Sites in Luang Prabang
Religious Site Tourist Spot
Built in 1804, That Chomsi Stupa beckons travelers with its gold dome, particularly at sunset, when the light bathes the very of the stupa in golden light. Be aware that reaching the stupa requires climbing 300 steps, which many people do to reach the 360-degree terrace that offers panoramic views over the town. The uphill hike will take you past temples and shade trees. Add That Chomsi Stupa to your Luang Prabang travel itinerary, and discover new vacation ideas by using our Luang Prabang vacation route planner.
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  • It is located in the hilltop Phusi. In its interior there are Buddha images. It is worthwhile to climb the 300 steps to see all the small temples and the beautiful vegetation on the rise
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  • Located at the top of Mount Phousi, this beautiful Stupa comes with the amazing view of the Luang Prabang town. Very worth it to climb the 300++ steps for this amazing view and beautiful stupa.  more »
  • there are ways of going up mt phou si. one from the royal palace museum and the other from the northern side. it is about 325 steps up. at the top you will find the That Chomsi Stupa. it is golden wit...  more »

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