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Still the dwelling place of the king, this palace contains the Silver Pagoda, whose floor is made up of 5329 silver tiles, each weighing 1.125 kilograms.
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Sothearos | between Street 240 & 184, Phnom Penh, Cambodia
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Reviewed yesterday

Take city tour around Phnom Penh, we could visit this place for about 2 hours. We had guide that tell us every story about this place.

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Bobby_Alls
Reviewed yesterday

Love the grounds and the Palace. It gets busy so try to visit early in the day. 3 hours will be fine to look around

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank Gary M
Reviewed yesterday

we hired a guide because we prefer a more in depth tour and any questions to be answered. Our guide was very informative and spoke very good English. It is very grand and has many bejeweled, gold and silver things to see.

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank Gwen S
Reviewed yesterday

This gets very crowded very early so be warned. Not really a lot to see. I was quite disappointed,expected more

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank HKinsey
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

This the palace where the King resides. We went in the morning so it was not too busy. We had a guide and this made all the difference as he was so informative and took us to each place and explained as we went along....More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank naomholaf
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Beautiful inside and out. Loved wandering around the grounds. Definitely worth a visit if you’re in Phnom Penh.

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank jasmineannesawyers
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Walk along the riverside and you will definitely passed through Royal Palace. Worth to stop for photos. There are also lots of stalls on the street selling food and other stuff. Be careful as the food sold here are very exotic. You will see the...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank mohdsyafiqs2017
Reviewed 3 days ago

Nice to see this building but not much to see.... I don't think you can go inside. Nice to stroll the grounds.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Margriet R
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

This is well worth a visit. Very peaceful & nice gardens. The most interesting thing is the "museum" they have on the way out where the coffee shop & restrooms are. Some amazing artifacts in there, so be sure not to miss it.

Date of experience: March 2018
Thank Cindy B
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

The Palace grounds have the famed Silver Pagoda, the Throne Room, Stupas, and peaceful grounds. We spent about 90 minutes touring the grounds. The admission was $10 USD, and it’s possible to hire a guide at the entrance. The admission gate iwas closed from 1100-2pm...More

Date of experience: February 2019
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June 18, 2018|
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Response from Williamniki | Reviewed this property |
Yes , you can find hotel near BKK area because that area close to market restaurant and attractions place
May 13, 2018|
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Response from 312741Juan3939 | Reviewed this property |
The usual date is May 13, but if it falls on a weekend they move it. The total time of the celebration is 13 to 15. The palace should be open although some opening times may be altered. The only way to know is to check at... More
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May 12, 2018|
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Response from Williamniki | Reviewed this property |
The palace will close on that today but will open after king birthday due to many ceremonies celebrate