Sala Kaew Ku (Wat Khaek), Nong Khai

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Take a surreal journey at Sala Kaew Ku (Wat Khaek), a park decorated with fantastic and strange Hindu-Buddhist statues. Wander among figures like Buddha protected by a seven-headed snake and the wheel of life, a group of sculptures depicting the cycle from birth to death. This unusual attraction also houses the remains of its creator, Luang Pu Bunleua Sulilat, in a three-level pavilion. Round out your visit by strolling through the garden of cacti and relaxing by the lake to feed the fish. Put Sala Kaew Ku (Wat Khaek) at the forefront of your travel plans using our Nong Khai sightseeing tool .
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  • equivalent Park side lao where we will from time to time, so not really surprise made the mistake to go in early after "noon in may ruined what little pleasure that we could find to walk between these sculptures of cement
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  • This kitsch Park is nice, frequented mostly by locals. Easy access by tuk tuk or motorbike, one little walk an hour. Looks a lot like the Buddha Park of Vientiane. Avoid the hottest hours on sunny day.
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  • We biked out from Nong Khai and it was well worth it. Bring a hat or umbrella for some shade. Vendors selling the usual. Take a moment or two to make some merit and feed some pond fish. The scale of t...  more »

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