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WAT XAYAPHOUM TEMPLE
The old city pagoda was built at the same time as Tha Hae village in 1542 BC and has been substantially improved since the beginning of the 20th century. Located in the center of the city along the bank of the Mekong River in Ban Xayaphoum, it is a beautiful building built in the original Savannakhet style. The temple area includes the monks’ living quarters and the monastery. Pi Mai Lao (The Lao New Year Celebration) and Boun Suang Huea (Boat Racing Festival) following Buddhist Lent are held here. It open daily from 8:00am - 6:00pm.
Located in Kaysone Phomvihanh Town

 

WAT LATTANALANGSY TEMPLE
Wat  Lattanalangsy was built on a former rice field, hence villagers also refer it as Wat Thong (Rice Field Temple).
It open daily from 8:00am - 6:00pm.
Located in Kaysone Phomvihanh Town

   

THE OLD TEMPLE AT BAN THAT
This temple forms the basis of a valuable archaeological site. The pit, well and temple are made of ancient bricks, each measuring 23 centimeters x 11 centimeters x 6 centimeters. This old temple is situated at That village, Kok Thong and Na Tue village. Stone artifacts such as jars and axes, earthen pipes and bowls, copper knives, pots have been excavated from here and are now national treasures. From Vilabouly town, head east on Route 28A for about 4 kilometers, before turning left and travelling another 2 kilometers.
The temple is open from 8:00am - 4:00pm.
Located Along Route No.9

   

WAT TALEO KAO TEMPLE
This temple is named Taleo Kao, meaning ‘eagle eye’, as local people have seen a mystery circle resembling an eagle eye appearing near by. This temple is very different from normal Lao temples, because of French colonial style architecture. The sculpture at the front of the chapel was heavily destroyed by US bombing on the 20th November 1969.
Located in Champhone District

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