Luang Prabang

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Luang Phabang, Luang Prabang
Panorama o sooth-east Louangphabang
Panorama o sooth-east Louangphabang
Louangphabang is locatit in Laos
Location in Laos
Coordinates: 19°53′N 102°08′E / 19.883°N 102.133°E / 19.883; 102.133
Kintra Laos
Admeen. diveesionLouangphabang Province
Admeen. diveesionLouangphabang Destrict
 • TeepLocal Committee for World Heritage Louangphabang[1]
Elevation305 m (1,001 ft)
 • Tot55,027
Time zoneUTC+07:00
Post Code
Toun o Luang Prabang
UNESCO Warld Heritage Steid
Luang Prabang pano Wikimedia Commons.jpg
CriteriaCultural: ii, iv, v
Inscription1995 (19t Session)

Louangphabang[4][5][6][7] (Lao: ຫລວງພະບາງ) or Luang Phabang[8][9][10][11] (pronoonced [lǔaŋ pʰa.bàːŋ]), commonly transleeteratur intae Wastren leids frae pre 1975 Lao spellin ຫຼວງພຣະບາງ (ຣ = silent r) as Luang Prabang,[12][13][14] leeterally meanin: "Ryal Buddha Eemage", is a ceety[15] in north central Laos, conseestin o 58 adjacent veelages, o which 33 comprise the UNESCO Toun O Luang Prabang Warld Heritage Steid.[16][17]

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Coordinates: 19°53′N 102°08′E / 19.883°N 102.133°E / 19.883; 102.133