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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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Sothearos | between Street 240 & 184, Phnom Penh, Cambodia
+855 17 692 736
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Unique and magnificent design, very wide interior and many places for sightseeing and photograph. I do not have much time to visit but will come here if I come back to phnom penh

Thank Nezu T
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

The palace is worth a visit if you have time. I spent about 45minutes here. Personally it wouldn't be my first choice to visit while in phnom phen but if you have spare time. It's worth it.

Thank Nzhayden
Reviewed 2 days ago

We arrived early (7.30am ish) for our visit to the Royal Palace, knowing it didn't open until 8am. Our early arrival was to dodge the morning traffic jam. All was ok until we were informed by a Tuk tuk driver at the Palace that it...More

Thank Jeza409
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

The Royal Palace is definitely worth a visit when you are in Phnom Penh. It is the official residence of the King of Cambodia, and the splendor of the Khmer culture is evident in the collection of beautiful buildings. The Royal Palace was also modeled...More

Thank Oylin65
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

A complex of throne hall, silver pagoda and dancing hall, worth the time you spend there; although, regulations limited our access to some parts. Dress code (shoulders and knees must be covered, shoulders must be covered with a shirt and scarf is not accepted!!) may...More

Thank kamran1975
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

It is very beautiful and I would highly recommend that you visit it. The gold details and silver floors are beautiful. My only tip would be: BRING A SUNHAT because holy moly, it was hot. There isn't much shade, and if it's late afternoon, the...More

Thank marcurr
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

This was something I felt I should do as it is an important piece of history for Cambodian people. Glad I did, the Palace and it's grounds were beautiful, gardens quite spectacular. Lots of tourists and strict dress code so be prepared, no shoulders or...More

Thank cher2261
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Beautiful architecture and gardens, some artefacts and options to pray with the locals, the Royal Palace is definitely something to visit if you have nothing to do.

Thank lukeehl
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

If you don't have anything better to do and don't mind paying $10 then go ahead. Not much to see - looks all the same. You can get some good photos from the outside with more character - children playing, pigeons etc.

Thank Keru N
Reviewed 6 days ago

The Palace is totally different from the palaces in India yet it has its own way of showing the kind of Luxury it had to offer its residents

Thank tarun1977
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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