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Phnom Sampeau

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57 Off NH, Battambang 02000, Cambodia
+855 93 602 500
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Disappointed by the Rubbish Everywhere

We visited this place yesterday. It's a hard climb to the top and when we got there we were... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
JNisted
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Tallebudgera, Australia
Great variety

We took the jeep to the top.... best 5 bucks we have ever spent... and went to the killing cave and... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
annette589
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  • Excellent35%
  • Very good46%
  • Average14%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible1%
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“walk up” (14 reviews)
“khmer rouge” (25 reviews)
“killing caves” (63 reviews)
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57 Off NH, Battambang 02000, Cambodia
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57 Off NH, Battambang 02000, Cambodia
+855 93 602 500
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Reviewed 1 week ago

We visited this place yesterday. It's a hard climb to the top and when we got there we were disgusted at the amount of rubbish. We felt that it was disrespectful to the memory of all those who died here at the hands of the...More

1  Thank JNisted
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We took the jeep to the top.... best 5 bucks we have ever spent... and went to the killing cave and then to the temple. We are travelling with kids so it was a good exposure to the impact and horror of the Khmer Rouge...More

1  Thank annette589
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Our tuk-tuk driver organised ride to the top in the back of a ute for our family of six. Fun, albeit hairy, ride to the top. Fabulous views and an opportunity to see the Killing Caves. There is a really dark sculpture near the Caves...More

2  Thank sueanne_nicol
Reviewed 1 December 2017

To understand the history and appreciate the culture of and resilience of the Cambodian people it is important to go there.

Thank Q7241CGclaireb
Reviewed 28 November 2017 via mobile

It's a beautiful temple with great views and lots of monkeys around. The killing caves are a sad and stark reminder of the tragedy of the Khmer Rouge although it was hard to take it all in while surrounded by kids asking for money (we'd...More

2  Thank Triantiwontigongolope
Reviewed 28 November 2017 via mobile

We had a best time to explore Phnom Sampov which is the very enthralling resort to be there, amazing spectacle with rice field on the top of mountain we are sure this is the only place for tourists to unwind.

Thank Tem C
Reviewed 24 October 2017

The mountain looks like a ship.It houses pagodas at the base and top.There are few caves also used to kill people during Khmer rouge rule.

Thank Bikas-globetrotter
Reviewed 30 August 2017

the best thing of this temple, is the view from the hill above the countryside in the nearby area of Battambang

Thank suanonna82
Reviewed 31 July 2017 via mobile

As the title suggest, yes they are all in the same place. From Pagodas and temples on the mountain top to a close look at the monk's living quarters and everything in between. They have it. One of the highlights of this trip for me...More

3  Thank cristabern
Reviewed 16 July 2017 via mobile

We opted to take a jeep up as it was very hot. At the top is the bizarre mix of stunning view, beautiful old temple, sad and sobering killing cave and graphic modern depictions of Buddhist punishment for sins. The jeep was fun but not...More

3  Thank cafekangoo
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zhaohuik
31 January 2016|
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Response from Karen S | Reviewed this property |
At the bottom. You can't miss it, you and hundreds of other tourists will be there. There are street stall with drinks and food and chairs to sit and wait at. All the tuk tuk drivers gather at the end of the street... More
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