Vientiane City Tour and Buddha Park - Private Tour

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VDT990795
Private tour
10 Hours
Hotel pick-up

What To Expect

Visit magnificent Vientiane in one day to have an unforgettable experience of the beautiful scenery. Vientiane has a recorded history that stretched back to around 1,000 AD. With the main religion is Buddhism, Vientiane has so many Buddhism constructions. We will take you to Wat Sisaket, one of the oldest temples in Vientiane. Next up are the stunning Wat Haw Phara Keo, Talat Sao and Buddha Park.

Description

Pick you up from your hotel at 8am, we depart for Wat Sisaket, among the oldest and most beautiful temples in Vientiane and still remains in its original form. It  has been survived from the Siamese War of 1828 and its cloister contains more than 8000 Buddha statues.

Continue on to the nearby Wat Haw Phra Keo. Used as a religious museum, Wat Haw Phra Keo displays a collection of both Lao and Khmer works of art. It is a good glimpse into the city’s arts and culture. 

After that, we transfer to Talat Sao, one of Vientiane’s most popular markets, made up from two stories of restaurants, fruit stands, vegetable vendors and jewellers. Here, you can find anything you want, from traditional crafts, Lao textiles, basketry as souvenirs, to high-end goods like electronics and jewellery.  

Later, we will take you to the Buddha Park. It is a famous sculpture park with more than 200 religious statues including a huge 40m high reclining Buddha image. It was built in 1958 by Luang Pu Bunleua Sulilat, a monk who studied both Buddhism and Hinduism. This explains why his park is full not only of Buddha images but also of Hindu gods as well as demons and animals from both beliefs. However, this is more a place of modern sculpture than a religious site. Nowadays, it is actually a park where local people come to relax. 

Back to Vientiane and end trip at 5.30pm.

Highlights

  • A visit to Wat Sisaket, Wat Haw Phra Keo,
  • A trip to Talat Sao
  • A visit to Buddha Park

Schedule

  • Duration: 1 day
  • Departure point: Your hotel in Vientiane
  • Returning point: Your hotel in Vientiane

Include

  • Pick up and drop off at any place
  • Water and towel
  • Entrance fee
  • English speaking station guide

Exclude

  • Accommodation
  • Meals
  • Any supplement rates
  • Tips
  • Other personal expenses not mentioned

Please Note

Our cancellation policy regarding Tours & Packages Reservations:

  • No show: 100% charge
  • 1 – 14 days: 50% of the tour price
  • 15 – 21 days: 35%
  • 22 – 30 days: 20%
  • 31 days up: no charge

Specific additional cancellation policy may apply to groups and will be made clear case by case

In case of major change (5% or more) in the exchange rates between Lao Kip and USD (presently around Kip 7760 per USD), our quotation will be changed in line with the revised value of the USD

From USD
42.00 (per person)

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