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Wat Sensoukaram, Luang Prabang

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A visit to Wat Sensoukaram allows you to experience traditional Buddhist rituals firsthand. Enter the temple, completed in 1718 and built with 100,000 rocks collected from the Mekong River. Inside, admire the crimson walls decorated with gold. In the afternoon, a local crowd gathers here to witness the chanting of the monks, something that attracts numerous visitors daily. A visit to Wat Sensoukaram represents just the start of the adventure when you use our Luang Prabang tour planner to plot your vacation.
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  • its golden arch and architecture will make you speechless and be amazed by its beauty. Very beautiful and Majestic design. it's widely known as Temple of a 100 000 treasures as they used almost 100 00...  more »
  • Along the blissful Main Street. The fine crafts of the temple is very attractive. Two most attractive icons - a Buddha's foot image and a giant Buddha statue.  more »
  • it is located along the main street. it is also known as Wat Sen. Built in the 17th century. its beautiful structure and gold plated makes it outstanding. inside the compound it is peaceful and tranqu...  more »
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  • Bit secluded.
  • Worth to spend a little time for religion architecture lover. Place not big, few structure, can be done less than 30min.
  • Old and beautyful.
  • Luang Prabang has not come to the temple, no know what to watch, because here in this regard.
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  • Measure how much is rarely quiet, with nothing but one standing Buddha in Luang Prabang, just past had come into visit pagodas. The opposite side has a very yummy love to shop. Don't forget to try the tham.
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