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Sothearos Boulevard, Phnom Penh, Cambodia
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Not much to say really. This is just a temple where people can pray. It is free and very pretty. A lot of statues of Buddah and Monks are around too. Nice place to go if you just want to take in some culture.

Thank Kathleen T
Reviewed 1 week ago

We visited here on our way to the Royal Palace which is just a few minutes away. Not a great deal to say about it. iThere is a hindu statue and has a classroom for students. It is very nice and worth a visit as...More

Thank Deryn H
Reviewed July 6, 2018

A bit of fun, our group were blessed by a monk so sat on the floor and had water sprayed all over us, got a red wool plated bracelet to help with our blessing, gave a donation for the experience. We enjoyed it.

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Reviewed June 27, 2018

tuk tuk or walk here and you'll get to walk up the highest hill in Phnom Penh! - although don't expect a mountain! There are more than one temple of differing religions at the top

Thank josoaper
Reviewed June 25, 2018 via mobile

Walked around complex. It’s well worth a visit to check it out. It’s free of charge and very near the Royal Palace.

Thank Oilersfan1
Reviewed June 8, 2018

Wat Ounalom and the Royal Palace are both close by. Seeing the local sites, either on foot or via tuk-tuk is an easy one day orientation to anyone visiting Phnom Penh for the first time. If you've got the stamina, you might also consider venturing...More

Thank CBRabenecker
Reviewed June 4, 2018

My family and I made a quick stop here after visiting the Royal Palace, which is just a stone's throw away. In all honesty, we didn't really get to explore much of this temple, as it had started to rain heavily not long after we...More

Thank ekeat79
Reviewed May 27, 2018

You cannot avoid this Wat. Along the Riverside. But there are many fake monks as well as real monks on the take operating in Cambodia. Government has come down hard on them. Remember, you should never have to pay a monk for anything. Also, respect...More

Thank SoloFemale1
Reviewed May 20, 2018

A nice wat to see if you never saw one. They look great until you see a bunch of them, then all start to look the same. hahah

Thank Chris W
Reviewed May 12, 2018

Founded in 1443 AD, Wat Ounalom is the center of Cambodian Buddhism. Located on Sisoulath Quay, near the Royal Palace of Cambodia, the monument Buddhist compound features elaborate stupas and a monastry.

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Response from bigvicSydney | Reviewed this property |
Normally around 9-5 I think
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No, you can just walk in from one of the two entrances...
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