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Address: Street 96 | Norodom Blvd, Phnom Penh, Cambodia
08:00 - 18:00
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Mon - Fri 08:00 - 18:00
Sat - Sun 08:00 - 19:00

A standard Southeast Asian temple.

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Interesting place

This place is a temple where people go to worship, you can get around in about 15 to 20 minutes ,lots to see on the way there from your hotel

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Melbourne, Australia
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Melbourne, Australia
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37 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
Reviewed yesterday NEW

This place is a temple where people go to worship, you can get around in about 15 to 20 minutes ,lots to see on the way there from your hotel

Thank dal15
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10 reviews
4 attraction reviews
Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

There is nothing to see there. You pay 1 dollar to actually go a little stairs up and see another temple at the top. It's alright if you still Interested in it but for me I regret visiting this place

Thank Abdallah B
Cape Town Central, South Africa
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29 reviews
12 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

1 dollar entry per person. Beautiful grounds surrounding the temple, but it needs a good paint and clean up.

Thank rachelward5619
Austin, Texas
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14 reviews
8 attraction reviews
Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

This was a beautiful escape from the hassle and bustle of the city. It is also the highest point above sea level in the city. The gardens and statues are pretty awesome.

Thank Frank H
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14 reviews
9 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 days ago NEW via mobile

What phnom is Phnom Penh history !!! U should have a guide or read a book before come here than understand about Phnom Penh how is one to this come!

Thank Rathana P
Melbourne, Australia
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126 reviews
88 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 47 helpful votes
Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

What I liked about this Wat was the number of monks who visited at the same time as I did and who gave a lot of colour to the Wat. I also liked the chanting coming from the Wat.

Thank Andrew W
Andover, United Kingdom
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186 reviews
78 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 36 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago

This temple is at the highest point in the city on the top of a small hill and was built in the 1300s. It is a bit commercialised which takes something away from the religious meaning however.

Thank 528jean
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19 reviews
16 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We were in Phnom Penh on their new year and Wat Phnom is where it's all at!! Party Central. We danced with all the locals. It was amazing!! The actual temple is pretty impressive too. Especially at night it's all lit up.

Thank Esther H
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20 reviews
14 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The history and symbolism of this place is amazing. Lots of wonderful architecture. Ideal for pictures. Make an offering to Lady Penh, she was an amazing woman!

Thank Handofgodgirl
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58 reviews
47 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago

Definitely worth a visit, as its a large temple, but not very ornate and the upkeep isn't maintained (or so it seems compared to others) considering foreigners pay US$1 for entry

Thank Durtsa H

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