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Address: Sothearos Boulevard, Phnom Penh, Cambodia
Phone Number: 855 23 72 3949
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Great temps around Royal Palace

Around Royal Palace you can walk to many different Pagodas and you will certainly find one or even more monks talking with you You can of course just go in and stay in meditation... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed 1 week ago
yves r
Zurich, Switzerland
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Zurich, Switzerland
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Around Royal Palace you can walk to many different Pagodas and you will certainly find one or even more monks talking with you You can of course just go in and stay in meditation or pray for some moments You may even find monks doing their daily rituals and with all respects due to it you can assist

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London, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

it is a series of temples near the royal palace/national museum. You can wander around the complex and see inside some of them for free. If your lucky you can see some of the monks go about their daily rituals.

Thank ggmck186338
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I stayed not far from it and went there daily for meditation, I meet a old monk who didn't speak English but he took me to the privite wat out back and gave me a blessing. Every humbling

Thank Dan M
Mellieha, Malta
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Super nice temples and immediate grounds. You can tell the complex has been there for many years. If you're lucky, you'll see the lines of monks going into the temples to pray. There's something different about this place. It somehow has something a little magical about it. Definitely recommended!

Thank Chris E
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 61 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

do walk up and around for a peaceful wat in the heart of the city. simple and nice and houses some great snapshots of religion.

Thank Bhavik68
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Easy to find just by the Royal Palace compound. It is said to be dedicated as a repository for the remnants of some rich characters and financed by Mr. Hun Sen, present Prime Minister.

Thank Roberto L
Bright, Australia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

After a week in Phnom Penh I must admit I walked past Wat Ounalom many times as I thought I had seen enough temples over my 4 week visit in Cambodia. I was on a Vespa tour when my guide was showing me around the Temple and said it's worth a look inside. I'm so glad we did they were... More 

Thank Darren S
Phnom Penh, Cambodia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 16, 2016

big temples, nice statues those show of khmer culture and Buddhism. there is a fresh air, quiet place full of peace. visitors are not allowed to make noisy around. you could take photos and it is free. people in the pagoda are friendly and helpful.

Thank Sophat11
Siem Reap, Cambodia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 14, 2016

We stopped by on our way back to the hotel. We went inside and were greeted by a friendly old man who showed us inside one of the smaller temples in the back. Unique experience!

Thank MJanssen1
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 5, 2016

If your on the river side, its worth giving this pagoda a quick look see. It's had a lot of work done to it over the past two years.

Thank Cory2011

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