Wat Dongpalan, Vientiane

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Wat Dongpalan is located in Vientiane. Make Wat Dongpalan a centerpiece of your Vientiane vacation itinerary, and find what else is worth visiting using our Vientiane online tour itinerary builder .
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  • April 12, 2017
    Lovely temple with pretty murals. Overall grounds of template complex was quite big and nice and quiet.  more »
  • December 29, 2016
    It was the first temple I saw in Vientiane. There isn't anything special about it but it makes me a bit nostalgic and sentimental. It's worth seeing if you don't want to visit a regular Lao temple wit...  more »
  • September 10, 2016
    Walking around, came. Began walking, resting there in the nearby ice cream stand, also was called Temple, here you will have young priest, was sitting. Temple other than new or pretty happy with.
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