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Tragic church history

The church itself is not that impressive. But the story of how it was used by the Khmer Rouge is... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
en3phone
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Nice ruin

Took my family there while they were visiting the country. Nice view and panorama, the church in... read more

Reviewed 9 August 2018
BartErnest
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Phnom Penh, Cambodia
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Sovann Sakor village Kampongkandal commune Kampong Bay district, Kampot 07000, Cambodia
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Reviewed 6 August 2014

that's the information...it was misty and rainy when we visited - made it even more eerie! views are good from the look out.

2  Thank sonja b
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Reviewed 3 May 2014 via mobile

I'm Italian so if you wanted to see real old churches go to Italy rather than an insignificant and abandoned church with some vandalism graffiti and rubbish left by also insignificant ignorant tourists. Wasted my day on a tour.

4  Thank Munyoz-7
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The church itself is not that impressive. But the story of how it was used by the Khmer Rouge is heartbreaking. 1 of my photos is of bullet holes inside the church where executions took place.

Thank en3phone
Reviewed 9 August 2018

Took my family there while they were visiting the country. Nice view and panorama, the church in itself is simply a ruin and has not particular features. Not a must in a tourist trip, still a nice landmark on the mountain.

Thank BartErnest
Reviewed 31 July 2018

An interesting site in Bokor park. Once you explore the church, come out and go to the back and climb up. You can get some beautiful views of Kampot/Kep from there.

Thank babarrosa
Reviewed 11 July 2018

Nice place and historical location moment war. Old catholic church but so empty and ruin, possible walk in the park.

Thank JennyOrss
Reviewed 15 June 2018

Any place that's abandoned is well worth checking out for creators! The exterior looks beautifully weathered down and the inside is nice and quiet. To the back left of the church is a staircase that leads to an INCREDIBLE view. Do not check out this...More

Thank rafalsweek
Reviewed 23 April 2018 via mobile

It's a cool place. If you go there when it is foggy it even has this awesome, creepy Scooby-Doo vibe. However, when you go inside the whole place is ruined by graffiti. I mean, good for you if you're an atheist, but do you really...More

Thank SarelM15
Reviewed 23 March 2018 via mobile

The ruins of this church are still very much intact and it was quite interesting to walk around it. If you walk up the hill a little there are great views of Kampot. Worth a visit.

Thank Fearless803025
Reviewed 16 March 2018 via mobile

worth visit. climb stairs located on left side of the church. it will lead you to amazing view! unbeliveable.

Thank AisyahA386
Reviewed 16 March 2018

Old a bonded church , nothing much to see . Reaching there was quite hard through a mudy and bumby roads . Take a tour guide then one can more understand about the Church , it has bullet mark on its wall and many more...More

Thank AmyD3685
Reviewed 2 March 2018

This simply is a church, an old church. Nothing special so far, but try to ask some local people about what happened at the church. There are some pretty amazing stories around. Enjoy the old.

Thank Mart-JanvdMaas
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