Visit Vientiane City and Buddha Park full day tour

Tours & Sightseeing in Vientiane

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Joining this Vientiane city tour, you will discover some of the main attractions in Vientiane, which is thought to be the largest city and the capital city of Laos, the city of the full-moon - an ancient city, located on the bend on the left bank of the Mekong, in an entirely different way.You will be guided to visit all main attractions of the city including Vat Prakeo, Vat Sisaketh, Pathouxai, That Luang...and explore the very extravagant Buddha Park!
In the morning time around 8AM, you will enjoy a sightseeing tour of Vientiane, to explore the religious museums of WatSisaket, which is regarded as the most ancient temple surviving from the Siamese war of 1828 and its cloister includes a large number of 8000 Buddha statues;Ho Prakeo, the Emerald Buddha statue or PraKeo’s former home-temple from the early time of Lane Xang Kingdom until the 18th century, but today it has an amazing collection of Buddha statues, antiques and all artifacts found in around Vientiane;That LuangStupa, which is the biggest stupa in Laos, the single most essential monument in Laos, which was constructed to cover the original small stupa featuring a piece of the chest bone of Buddha, serves as the main and iconic stupa in Laos. Not only being the national symbol and recognizable throughout the world, it also gathers place for national Buddhism ceremony. Patouxay (Arch de Triumph), contructed quite recently in commemoration of those who died during the wars in the past and it is today as one of the most outstanding the landmarks of Vientiane. Then, you will have lunch at a local restaurant.In the afternoon, you will continue the sightseeing tour to Carol Cassidy, a Gallery weaving Lao textiles and natural dye making process from A-Z; Buddha Park on the Mekong of which Buddha statues built by a Lao man in order to teach following generations about religions worldwide after his study in India, in modern style shapes. Among them, there is the largest Declining Buddha in Laos. A larger park was built in NongKhai, Thailand and his body has been kept there.Finally, you will return to Vientiane in the late afternoon.

What’s included

  • Water,
  • Meals,
  • English or French speaking guide,
  • Transport as mentioned above,

What’s not included

  • Personal expenses.
  • Gratuities.

Highlights

  • Enjoy a day away from the hustle and bustle of the city
  • Explore the local streets on a walking tour of the city
  • Flexibility to customize your itinerary to your own preferences
  • Perfect introduction for first-time visitors
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