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Timings : 8 AM to 6 PM

Time Required : 1 hour

Entry Fee : 5000 LAK

That Ing Hang, Savannakhet Overview

That Ing Hang is a sacred Buddhist stupa located in Ban That village close to Kaysone Phomvihane in Savannakhet Province in Central Laos. It is a pilgrimage site for Buddhists in Lao as it is considered as a burial site for one of Buddha's bones. The temple is registered as a national treasure by the Lao government. It is one of the attractions worth checking out for tourists visiting Savannakhet province.

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Best time to visit

The best time to visit That Ing Hang is in the early morning or late afternoon when the weather is pleasant.

That Ing Hang History & Significance

The temple was built by King Marukhanakhone about 450 years ago to commemorate the visit of Buddha to this site. It is believed that Buddha was here to preach a sermon, after which he rested under the Hang tree nearby thus, the temple later acquiring the name That Ing Hang. Every year, a traditional festival is held during November, when people gather for elaborate prayers and celebrations.

People are expected to dress appropriately while visiting this temple. Women are required to wear a conventional Sin (Lao Skirt), which is available at the entrance

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