The Patuxai, the Arch or Gate of Triumph, formerly the Anousavary or Anosavari Monument, is a monument in the center of Vientiane built in 1960. It is an arch with an observation deck on top, built to commemorate Lao who had died in struggle for indepence from France.

01 Patuxai 02 Patuxai arch 03 Patuxai arch 04 Panorama view of Vientiane 05 Patuxai square with fountain
06 Patuxai arch in the year 2000 07 Patuxai at night 08 Patuxai arch at night 09 Patuxai arch at night 10 Patuxai top at night
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