Vat Phu-Champasak-Laos

communication at CKS by JC Castel Print

Communication by Jean-Charles Castel, Head of French Embassy Solidarity Priority Fund for Southern Laos Heritage, during the international conference "Transborder Archaeologies: Vat Phou and Angkor", organised at the Center for Khmer Studies, in SeamReap, on 14th-15th December 2015. 


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Smoke-Free Area

Sights from Vat Phou

Hours & Admission

Open everyday:
8:00 am - 6:00 pm for the site
- 8:00 am 4:30 pm for the museum
(Ticket fee includes site entrance, museum entrance and electric car service.)

50 000 LAK

for Lao people: 20 000 LAK 


Possibility of visiting the site outside opening hours.
More details at: Hours & Admission.


This website has been produced within the framework  of French – Lao Cooperation Project: " Priority Solidarity Funds -  Vat Phou Champasak: Enhancement and development of the historical and cultural site".


Ministry of Information and Culture
Head Office of Heritage
Management Office of Vat Phou-Champasak





Ministry of Foreign Affairs
French Embassy in Laos
Cooperation and Culture Office