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Address: City Centre, Phnom Penh, Cambodia
Phone Number: 855 23 72 3949
Description: This obelisk commemorates Cambodia's freedom from France in 1953.
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Incredible view at night

This was within walking distance of my hotel so I headed there at night with all my camera equipment and tripod to take pictures. Cambodia is a safe place, I feel more uneasy in... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed July 30, 2015
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Miami, Florida

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 30, 2015 NEW

This was within walking distance of my hotel so I headed there at night with all my camera equipment and tripod to take pictures. Cambodia is a safe place, I feel more uneasy in some places in the States than here. People are poor, but they don't mess with you. Anyhow beautiful architecture that combines the new with the design... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 29, 2015 NEW

It's the only landmark everyone in the city knows and right in the center I believe.. It's worth a look for sure, drive past it, stop by for a couple of photos and keep going.. You will pass this monument a few times a day There's a walkway near the monument as well with some grass you could walk along...... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 29, 2015 NEW

A beautiful symbol in the hearts of the Cambodian people, this monument is simply breathtaking at night. It's in the centre of a turnaround. It's lovely to drive around!

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Singapore, Singapore
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 24, 2015

Nothing much to it other than a photographic moment. The monument looks more magnificent at night. Stop, take a photo and leave.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 24, 2015

Walk all over from the river quay all across until you reac the monuments.. usually the weather at night is breezy and a little bit windy.. So lovely.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 24, 2015

We saw this landmark monument both during the day and at night. Looked fantastic when lit up at night - make sure you check it out at night

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Seoul, South Korea
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 19, 2015

This is a landmark of central Phnom Penh. It is better looking at night when it is nicely. If you are in Phnom Penh, you will pass this monument by several times.

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 19, 2015

its just a monument at the centre of road , you can go and take some pictures . nothing much to see. its free of cost attraction .

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 18, 2015

One of the cleaner areas of Phnom Penh. The monument is an imposing structure but it really stands out in the eveing.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 17, 2015

There's no cost to see this Monument. Once you can communicate with the tuk tuk driver, they will take you around the city, and you can ask to stop by and do some photo ops with this one. Very nice and simple monument, symbolic to Cambodia. If you have time, take a close look and examine the structure and view... More 

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Address: City Centre, Phnom Penh, Cambodia
Phone Number: 855 23 72 3949
Location: Asia  >  Cambodia  >  Phnom Penh

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