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Royal Palace

Sothearos | between Street 240 & 184, Phnom Penh, Cambodia
+855 17 692 736
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Still the dwelling place of the king, this palace contains the Silver Pagoda, whose floor is made up of 5329 silver tiles, each weighing 1.125 kilograms.
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  • Average20%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible1%
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Sothearos | between Street 240 & 184, Phnom Penh, Cambodia
+855 17 692 736
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Reviewed 2 days ago

A collection of buildings forming part of a wonderful palace which is still used to this day. There are a considerable amount of treasures to be seen as well as a major mural under renovation after being very badly damaged in the past. A must...More

Thank Arlunya
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Visited the Royal Palace & Silver Pagoda with our tour guide in mid afternoon, extremely hot conditions but well worth the effort. The grounds & gardens are well cared for with the large amount of workers employed. Huge amount of wealth on display with pure...More

Thank Craig902
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

nothing like the palace in BKK. Much less open and grand. Not worth the entry fee in our opinion. if you have both time and money to spend then perhaps.

Thank Ash12341234
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Great sight seeing place with lots to see for all ages. We went with our tour guide and he was very informative. Beautiful architecture and gardens. Well recommended.

Thank JaneReaney
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Cost $10 entry each admission- no info provided, so unless you come with your guidebook - which we didn't- then I would advise getting a guide who are available to hire at the entrance for a cost of I think another $10 at least. The...More

Thank EdinburghRosie
Reviewed 1 week ago

I arrived knowing it would cost USD$10 per person entry however they don't supply any information so you need to pay an additional $10 for a guide. I am glad we did or we would have been very disappointed. The guide was very informative and...More

Thank Di C
Reviewed 1 week ago

Not as extensive as Bangkok but worthwhile even though you can only view buildings from the exterior. A guide will explain things to you but so will a good guidebook!

Thank RoamingJill
Reviewed 1 week ago

The grounds and buildings are very well presented & cared for. Absolutely worth a visit but go early before the crowds arrive

Thank Judy C
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Spent a few hours looking round with our guide who was very knowledgable , well worth a visit, not to be missed

Thank Chrissybucket
Reviewed 1 week ago

The Royal Palace and the Silver Pagoda are well worth a visit but be aware that you cannot go into the majority of the buildings. The grounds are busy and the building are stunning and we happily wandered around for a couple of hours until...More

Thank marleycat21
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20 June 2017|
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Response from Pauline F | Reviewed this property |
No, they don't 😀
Kenneth K
21 February 2017|
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Response from Sean159 | Reviewed this property |
I honestly don't know, part of the palace was closed when we visited due to a state visit by someone from Belgium, didn't see any notices indicating scheduled closures whilst we were there.....
1 January 2017|
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Response from Derrick D | Reviewed this property |
Hi there - You can probably spend 1-1.5 hours max in the entire palace and be fine. I can remember the exact fee, but was reasonable (under 7$ US I think). No tour guide required. No restaurants inside the palace, buy... More