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All reviews nice walk walk along the river royal palace the tonle sap river night market river front street vendors local life national museum stroll riverside exercise flags jog aerobics boats exercising
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Reviewed today

Very pretty view since the front is the mekong river. We stayed there for about 1 hour taking photos

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank farahhumaira
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Very clean area, loads of locals hanging around and enjoying the view, grab a quick soda for $1 and take a nice stroll.

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank 112tiaanl
Reviewed 3 days ago

A nice area to sit & watch the world go by, especially in the evenings when the families come out strolling...& the colourful monks are heading back to their temples... Always a nice breeze... Watch the boats on the river....the river gypsies pulling up to...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank carol w
Reviewed 1 week ago

It's surely a major tourist attraction, so much of the activities on the river and on the river banks itself.. The constant cool breeze that's there almost all the time is very refreshing. The area now well maintained as compared to those years of the...More

Date of experience: October 2018
1  Thank baliprince
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This is actually a very nice spot to stroll along to take in the views of the pedestrian promenade, the river and the various sights across the road (Night Markets, Royal Palace, etc) but very difficult to get to . The kerb from the roadway...More

Date of experience: August 2018
1  Thank AvidWchrTraveller
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We thought we would take a nice night stroll, but it gets super smelly at night, not to mention the harassment from tuk tuk drivers. A lot of pigeons, not clean. Not my understanding of a relaxed walk at the river side.

Date of experience: January 2019
1  Thank 205adm
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Smelly and over rated. We thought we would take a nice mate night stroll, but it gets super smelly at night, not to mention the harrassment from tuk tuk drivers.

Date of experience: December 2018
1  Thank gamzebatu
Reviewed 14 December 2018 via mobile

The wind is nice and cooling. It's too bad there are no Ice cream vendors (or at least the time we went there). A lot of drink vendors. There's a long park strip where kids play and older people are doing exercises. It's hectic to...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank bonnsv
Reviewed 13 December 2018 via mobile

As most of Phnom Penh is a moving traffic jam (with no quarter given for pedestrians to cross even at stop signs!) it makes a pleasant change to walk along a wide pathway next to the river. A simple pleasure in the teaming capital. There...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank postscript65
Reviewed 9 December 2018 via mobile

I took a midday stroll down Sisowath Quay to enjoy the Mekong/Tonle Sap River view. Hawkers peddle their wares and you can have a photo taken and printed on the spot. Not too much, just a nice view. Wear sunscreen.

Date of experience: December 2018
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Amer A
29 January 2018|
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Response from johndavison883 | Reviewed this property |
90 % of all restaurants along Riverside sell seafood ,but remember you only get what you pay for ,the more you spend the better the quality . catfish is cheap but reef fish expensive ,live fish restaurants where you pick... More
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When I was there it was Khymer new year but it looked like a permanent feature.
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Response from jsmadrinan | Reviewed this property |
The recent past of Cambodia and its recovery has been heavily sponsored by the UN. Between 1992-1993 Cambodia was in fact made a UN protectorate under UNTAC (UN Transition Authority of Cambodia), a first in UN history. The... More
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