Planning out an itinerary for your Laos trip? Then, Vientiane should have its own spot! This city will show you a fusion between the traditional and French-colonial architecture. You will never have to worry about things to do in Vientiane because there are a lot. Continue reading below as we tell you some of what to expect in the capital of Laos!


PHA THAT LUANG


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You would hardly miss this place in your list of places to see in Vientiane. It is one of the landmarks and most famous Vientiane attractions. The flashy golden color is just one of the factors why the historical Pha That Luang is worth a visit.

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This massive Buddha stupa has three levels which actually represent the ascent from Earth to the sky. Although it was destroyed several times, its beauty still prevails and it certainly shows until today.


PATUXAI


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If we are talking about historical places, Patuxai is definitely one! This place has a huge significance not only to Vientiane but also to the whole Laos. It serves as the symbol and in remembrance of the people who fought for the independence of the country from France. Aside from that, it is also a symbol of victory for the people of Laos.


WAT SI SAKET


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You’ve probably expected any temple to visit during your Laos Trip. However, what makes this one special is that it is the only one of its kind that is still in its original form. That being said, it survived the test of time. What made this place a must-see are the 10,000 sculpture of Buddhas that vary in size and style.


COPE VISITOR CENTRE


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The Vietnam war and its leftovers can still be felt today at Laos, the one who experienced most of the bombings in the old days. Nevertheless, a place that would give you adequate information about one of the most remarkable events in the country is Cope Visitor Centre and how it still affects the country today.

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This is not your usual historical place – a museum-like as it also serves as a rehabilitation center from the rescued victims of the bombs. They also educate families in rural places affected by the bombs until now so they can prevent accidents in the future. Definitely, one of the places not to miss during your Laos trip. See for yourself!

A PLACE LIKE NO OTHER IN LAOS!

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Now if you are asked where to go in Laos, it would definitely be in Vientiane. With so many interesting places to see, expect that Vientiane would not only make your feed look better but also impart knowledge to your experience. Book your flights to Vientiane now only at Bangkok Airways!