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The End of the Kmer Rouge and of Pol Pot

Pol Pot and his last band of faithful Kmer Rouge supporters withdrew to Anlong Veng in the North... read more

Reviewed 6 June 2017
Silvertip2014
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Hermanus, South Africa
Average because of who he is

Worth a visit if you are going to Preah Vihear, otherwise don't waste your time. If you do visit... read more

Reviewed 22 December 2014
GeneralShamu
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New York City, New York
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30 Nov 2017
“Well its cremation site, but!!!”
25 Oct 2017
“Pol pot house ( not pol pot cremation)”
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The residence and grave of Pol Pot is among the most controversial of Cambodia’s tourist attractions. The ousted Cambodian communist leader died of natural causes just days before his arrest.
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Anlong Veng, Siem Reap, Cambodia
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Reviewed 30 November 2017 via mobile

It's a cremation site blah blah blah, but living in Cambodia and understanding what he'll this man put the people and country through its piece of mind knowing that this evil tyrant is no longer here, should it be a tourist attraction? I think yes...More

1  Thank John H
Reviewed 25 October 2017 via mobile

Do not confused. There completely different places. So if you want to visit pol pot, it’s so hard to find without location guide such as army or long staying people there.

Thank Suu A
Reviewed 6 August 2017

Pol Pot's House is far from Siem Reap because it is different province from Siem Reap and it is small province and it is the north of Siem Reap 80-90kms. If you go there and you must take car, van and bus because it is...More

2  Thank Kosorl
Reviewed 6 June 2017

Pol Pot and his last band of faithful Kmer Rouge supporters withdrew to Anlong Veng in the North West of Cambodia. He hid out in the house of Ta Mok, next to the artificial lake created by Ta Mok, who was at that stage his...More

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Reviewed 14 December 2015

Amazing tale, folks are left to look around and wonder on their own. Beautiful Khmer murals inside a a view of the lake. The truck was interesting. Overall, was left a bit wanting, but an interesting bit of history, nonetheless.

1  Thank charlesdailey
Reviewed 17 July 2015

As a lifelong student of history and also as a photographer who worked (on both the conflicts and the relief efforts) in this area in the late 70s and 80s, I do recommend visiting this site and others in this town, because it is part...More

3  Thank georgemann
Reviewed 9 July 2015

This bothers me extremely, I am of Cambodian decent and have visited Siem Reap multiple times but seeing this makes me sick to my stomach. Pol Pot was the man in charge of mass murdering millions of cambodian people to feed his sick twisted sense...More

12  Thank Sam V
Reviewed 22 December 2014

Worth a visit if you are going to Preah Vihear, otherwise don't waste your time. If you do visit this site, also visit Ta Mok's house.

2  Thank GeneralShamu
Reviewed 17 April 2013

It is not worth going! In face I think it should be torn down! Leaving it around insults the memories of those he killed.

6  Thank Westiekhoo
Reviewed 14 February 2013

Situated 15kms north of Anlong Veng the Cremation Site of Pol Pot is near the Thai Border opposite a new hotel and Casino Complex. Its Just a tin roof covering ashes and a couple of shrines which are falling a apart on the site of...More

7  Thank peaceofangkor
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