Wat Phou is a spectacular pre-Angkorian temple that sits amidst the rice fields and waterways of southern Laos. The way from pakse to wat phu is 41.1 Km, We take minvan and cross Mekong to wat phu about 55 minutes to get there.
Recognized by UNESCO as a World Heritage Site, Wat Phou is a spectacular pre-Angkorian temple that sits amidst the rice fields and waterways of southern Laos. The temple was constructed in three levels: the bottom level is focused on the baray (water reservoir) and promenade, the second level features quadrangular pavilions and alleries of carvings, and the top level is the sanctuary itself. The temple was built by the rulers of the Khmer empire before the construction of Angkor Wat.The temple served as the most important economic and political centre of the region and still is one of the Lao people’s most revered temples.08:00 show you some nice remnants of the French period before transferring by road to Wat Phou09:00 departure pakse10:00 get wat phu11:00 Leave from wat phu12 lunch and transfer to hotel