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PATUXAY MONUMENT (VICTORY ARCH)  
The memorial monument, Patuxay, was built in 1957 and is perhaps the most prominent landmark in the city. If is situated on Lanexang Avenue. While the arc de Triomphe in Paris inspired the architecture, the design incorporates typical Lao motifs including “Kinnari”, a mythical bird woman. Energetic visitors can climb to the top of the monument, which reveals an excellent panoramic view of the city.

Open daily 08:00AM-05:00PM.
 

 That Luang Stupa

 Sisaket Temple

 Hor Pha Keo Museum

 Wat Simuang Temple

 Patuxay Monument

 Hor Trai

 Xieng Khouan

 Panorama

 Sunset by the Mekong

 That Dam (Black Stupa) 

 Cope Visitor Centre

 
PATUXAY MONUMENT (VICTORY ARCH) PATUXAY MONUMENT (VICTORY ARCH)

PATUXAY MONUMENT (VICTORY ARCH) PATUXAY MONUMENT (VICTORY ARCH)

PATUXAY MONUMENT (VICTORY ARCH) PATUXAY MONUMENT (VICTORY ARCH)

PATUXAY MONUMENT (VICTORY ARCH) PATUXAY MONUMENT (VICTORY ARCH)