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Address: Street 96 | Norodom Blvd, Phnom Penh, Cambodia
Phone Number:
85510405086
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08:00 - 18:00
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Mon - Fri 08:00 - 18:00
Sat - Sun 08:00 - 19:00
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A standard Southeast Asian temple.

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little park

In a little park on a small hill, it can be a small walk to observe the life in and around the temple. Read a bit about the story behind it before.

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Phnom Penh, Cambodia
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38 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

Interesting collection of shrines. One where offerings of meat and eggs are made. Easy walk up and a nice morning walk. Grab a fresh coconut from one of the vendors out front.

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France
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 31 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW

In a little park on a small hill, it can be a small walk to observe the life in and around the temple. Read a bit about the story behind it before.

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Thank Zatash
Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
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19 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

nothing amazing, seriously. I have been to many temples like this in many Asian countries, so, this is not that unique.

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Thank EignAnge
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

Wat Phnom is nicely presented and interesting. Late in our travels we were a bit 'templed out', so we didn't hang around for too long. Still worth going though, particularly as it's a key foundation of Phnom Penh.

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Cape Town
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 309 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

At was first I was surprised to see that this pagoda is smaller, compared to the other ones. It is also busy with a lot of locals visiting to say prayers. I was there around lunch time, so I would suggest you go earlier or late afternoon.

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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

A lovely little temple. A good time filler or if you have hired a tuk tuk as we had, then a chance to have a longer ride. Watch out for the baby monkeys though, they can be a bit cheeky!

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Thank cchryyz
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

Beautiful pagoda and lovely story about how it came to be built. Quite a bit of stairs to get to the top of the hill to go in-theyre not too bad, just a heads up!

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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW via mobile

We had fun trying to work out the story for the murals inside, with little luck, but they are quite biblical in design. We also had a little wander around the Wat. It was worth doing for $1, however I have seen other Wats much more worth seeing.

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Bristol
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21 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

The temple is very beautiful and peaceful despite being in the centre of Phnom Penh. There are many paintings on the walls and ceilings which we struggled to understand so having a guide would have enhanced the experience. I've visited a lot of temples in my time which were out of this world so felt a little underwhelmed by this... More 

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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

Our group visited the temple at night, when it was cooler. We walked around the grounds and observed families cleaning up from the day's business and little kids trying to be helpful. The temple itself is small. There are many scenes painted on the walls which I assume depict events in the Buddha's life. You can sit and meditate if... More 

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