Wat Mixai

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  • Address: Rue Setthathilath ban mixay, Hom 8, Vientiane, Laos
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  • Timings: 07:00 am - 05:00 pm Details
  • Time Required: 01:00 Hrs
  • Tags: Religious Site, Temple, Family And Kids, Architecture

The Wat Mixay temple is a complete lesson in Laotian architecture. The most spectacular part of this building is its roof. This temple is relatively smaller when comparing it with its contemporaries and other temples in Vientiane. However, the architectural style and decoration of this temple can hardly be compared to any other. The main altar as well as the path leading up to it has been covered with spectacular paintings. If you look closely, all the paintings depict Buddha seated in session with his disciples. It is said that this temple was built to spread his teachings to his followers like in the paintings. There are several Buddhist monks living in the temple premises who are willing to offer their wisdom for the tourists and other visitors.

Wat Mixai Travel Tips

  • Modest dressing is recommended when visiting the temple.

How to Reach Wat Mixai

  • You can hire a taxi/car/jumbo/bicycle to get here.

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  • Wat Mixai Address: Rue Setthathilath ban mixay, Hom 8, Vientiane, Laos
  • Wat Mixai Timing: 07:00 am - 05:00 pm
  • Best time to visit Wat Mixai(preferred time): 08:00 am - 10:00 am
  • Time required to visit Wat Mixai: 01:00 Hrs
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  • 38.41% of people who visit Vientiane include Wat Mixai in their plan

  • 50% of people start their Wat Mixai visit around 2 PM - 3 PM

  • People usually take around 1 Hr to see Wat Mixai

Monday, Thursday and Sunday

88.57% of people prefer to travel by car while visiting Wat Mixai

People normally club together Haw Phra Kaew and Chao Anouvong Park while planning their visit to Wat Mixai.

* The facts given above are based on traveler data on TripHobo and might vary from the actual figures

Wat Mixai Reviews & Ratings

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  • Good looking temple. Alot of cars on the terrain but besides that it's tidy.

  • Very nice little temple. Too bad the main room is not open for viewing.

  • Very ordinary temple but on the river with amazing view

  • I love that Place made Me calm Down and relax time

  • Nice place to visit

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