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Nam Phou Fountain, Vientiane

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Fountain Landmark
Listen to live music and feel the spirit of the city at the infamous Nam Phou Fountain, a popular meeting point for locals and tourists alike, well-known for its central location in the heart of the capital. Sit in a nearby cafe or restaurant and watch as the fountain lights up and spouts water from multiple points. Enjoy a calm walk, or a break on the benches found around the fountain. Add Nam Phou Fountain to your Vientiane travel itinerary, and discover new vacation ideas by using our Vientiane itinerary maker.
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TripAdvisor
  • Silent until 6pm. In the evening it adds a colourful delight to the square. Nothing over the top but good  more »
  • A landmark in Vientiane. Popular meeting point and taxi drop off and collection point. Lots of quite pricey restaurants in the area.  more »
  • This fountain is in the upscale city center, not the one at Patuxai, Vientiane’s version of L’Arc de Triomphe. The difference between the famous fountains is that Nam Phou has a “bowl” on a pedestal, ...  more »
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  • Very bad service. The band that plays music is good but after some time all the songs are the same
  • Definitely a worthy dinner spot when the sun has set and the air is cool, they play music and have many food choices!
  • Beautiful landmark, beautiful. However, does not really fit in with the rest of Vientiane :-)
  • live music and beer lover are you? this place.
  • Good place to enjoy outdoor food and music