Wat Xieng Thong, Laos

Luang Prabang, Laos has many beautiful temples. Check out Wat Xieng Thong [“Wat” in Laotian means “Temple”]. Wat Xieng Thong is in a nice area in Luang Prabang with great architecture – so the walk is very enjoyable. It is also just steps away from the famous Mekong River.

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Buddha Park, Laos

If you’re looking for something to do while in the capital of Laos, then I would suggest checking out Buddha Park. It’s a little bit outside of Vientiane, so be prepared for about an hour drive… but it’s well worth it! Buddha Park is a park of both Hindu and Buddhist statues. It’s not an ordinary temple where people go to pray, necessarily, but more of a work of art. It’s really worth checking out!

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