That Chomsi Stupa, Luang Prabang

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#5 of 25 in Historic Sites in Luang Prabang
Religious Site · Hidden Gem · Tourist Spot
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Built in 1804, That Chomsi Stupa beckons travelers with its gold dome, particularly at sunset, when the light bathes the very of the stupa in golden light. Be aware that reaching the stupa requires climbing 300 steps, which many people do to reach the 360-degree terrace that offers panoramic views over the town. The uphill hike will take you past temples and shade trees. Plan your visit to That Chomsi Stupa and a wealth of other attractions, well-known and undiscovered, using our Luang Prabang trip planner.
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  • I really don't remember the Stupa being anything particularly special ... But the views were excellent. You can take it easy on the way up, and it's not too busy - so you can easily take a break if....  more
    I really don't remember the Stupa being anything particularly special ... But the views were excellent. You can take it easy on the way up, and it's not too busy - so you can easily take a break if....  more »
  • After climbing 328 steps, at the very top of "Phou Si Mountain", you will reach the awesome golden stupa of "That Chom Si", which is considered the most important symbol of Luang Prabang's spiritual.....  more
    After climbing 328 steps, at the very top of "Phou Si Mountain", you will reach the awesome golden stupa of "That Chom Si", which is considered the most important symbol of Luang Prabang's spiritual.....  more »

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