LAOS TOURS

Vientiane
Laos 01 - ½ Day - Heritage Tour in Vientiane (private tour)

 

Daily departure from Vientiane, but only as private tour.

 

Pick up from the hotel at 08.30 by van. We will this city tour by visiting ARCH MONUMENT "PRATUXAI" Situated in the center of Vientiane prefecture, this Victory Gate, also known as Anousavali was constructed in 1958 and it’s still not completely finished. We then continue to THAT LUANG. That Luang Shrine (great Sacred Stupa) is the most important national monument in Vientiane, with golden stupa believed to contain a relic of Lord Buddha. That Luang was constructed to gather Lao people all over the country and became the cultural center since 1566. We head back to the center where we will visit WAT PRAKEO. WAT Prakeo was built in 1566 by king Setthathirat to house the Emerald Buddha for his personal place of worship. Unlike other temples (or Wat), there had never been any monks residing in this temple of Wat Prakeo.

 

WAT SISAKET, just beside Wat Prakeo, is the only temple in Vientiane that has survived the destruction of the city by the Siamese in 1828.

 

The Ho Trai hall contains 6840 Buddha images. Wat Sisaket is located opposite Wat Prakeo. We then head back to the hotel at 12.30.

 

Tour Includes: Van from / to hotel, All entrance fees and English speaking guide. The tour does not include any beverages and Personal expenses.

 

Laos 01 - ½ Day - Heritage Tour in Vientiane (private tour)

 

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