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This was the last of many pagodas I visited in Phnom Penh, and by far the least interesting. It's clearly 'sold' on its literal silver floor (barely visible) but this seems to have meant that its soul has also been sold.
I know there are a lot of Pagodas to see in this part of the world but they all have a uniquness. THe Silver Pagoda is really very lovely, the statues and riches inside there are worth the time to see, such a different world...More
Silver Pagoda is a very well maintained temple that caters to tourists from all over the world. The surrounding grounds are also very picturesque. Make sure to allow plenty of time and bring your camera.
There is actually more than one Silver Pagoda within the Royal Palace... and they are actually stupas (i.e. containing the relics) of former Kings and Queens of Cambodia. Each pagoda is surrounded by a perimeter fence, although you will still be able to see the...More
There are many Bhudda statues and offerings of money and fruit were given to the statues as it was the New Year.. The floor is tiled with 5000 genuine silver tiles manufactured in France and the intricacy of the carvings etc very beautiful.
Response from crunchie3 | Reviewed this property |
We had a half day tour which included the palace and the old prison, but ours was part of our package from Riviera Travel, I am sure your hotel could arrange a Taxi that would carry out this tour while you are in Phnom Penh
Response from mesnandscott | Reviewed this property |
You can get in as part of Royal Palace. Be sure to be covered up, no short shorts or sleeveless shirts. They give you a map and you can follow the crowd. Once you get into courtyard area you are free to wander.