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Address: Sothearos Boulevard, Phnom Penh, Cambodia
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+855 23 723 949
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US$93.00*
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Private Tour: Phnom Penh City Tour Full Day
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Phnom Penh Full-Day Small-Group City Tour

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Peaceful retreat from city life

This is wonderful place to escape the city hustle and bustle. Beautiful architecture and one can observe monks go about their daily lives. It's beside the national museum and... read more

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed 1 week ago
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Pontypridd, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

A very picturesque Wat very near the Royal Palace. Yes it has recently been painted but that doesn't detract from popping in for a look.

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Dublin
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This is wonderful place to escape the city hustle and bustle. Beautiful architecture and one can observe monks go about their daily lives. It's beside the national museum and Royal Palace - so drop by -it's free.

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This Temple looks very cool at night with a lot of LEDs but it also seems pretty artificial and to "new" But that is just my personal opinion.

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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This temple on the Tonle Sap has a number of buildings, but is not of particular note, in my opinion. Someone wrote that they saw people working on the carvings. We saw men installing metal fixtures. If you are walking along the river, stop here, but in my opinion it is not worth going out of your way to come... More 

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Greater Melbourne, Australia
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The day we went to this beautifully maintained Wat, there were some visiting monks of some stature - lots of action and seats being set out and the somewhat strange sight of monks taking selfies and posing for photos with the dignitaries. There were very few other tourists, so the visit seemed much calmer than experiences in some Wats. We... More 

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Shanghai, China
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

My husband and I have visited many Wats throughout SE Asia and we agreed that this is our favorite. There were very few other people there, entrance is free, and it just felt more authentic. There are monks everywhere and the complex is quite large but well maintained. The buildings are gorgeous. Don't miss it!

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Prague, Czech Republic
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

If you are in PP you just must visit this Temple. It houses precious relic of Buddha In a small pagoda behind the main shrine.

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Bex, Switzerland
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 January 2017

As it is in the center of the city we visited the Wat Ounalom. Interesting temple. We have seen closely the monks, A must see in Phnom penh

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Shenzhen, China
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 January 2017 via mobile

Nice little temple. Quieter than others and very beautiful. Greeted by a large gold buddha and silver elephants. I enjoyed this one very much. Located close to royal palace

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Guangzhou, China
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 January 2017 via mobile

Worth a visit if you are interested In Cambodian culture and religion ! Center of Cambodian Buddhism. No entrance fee

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