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Royal Palace

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Address: Sothearos | between Street 240 & 184, Phnom Penh, Cambodia
Phone Number:
85517692736
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8:00 am - 11:00 am
2:00 pm - 5:00 pm
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Hours:
Sun - Sat 8:00 am - 11:00 am
2:00 pm - 5:00 pm
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Still the dwelling place of the king, this palace contains the Silver...

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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a nice visit

obviously somewhere that needs to be seen although you only get to visit the gardens really. very nice and a good visit

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Illinois
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed today NEW via mobile

Although the access to some of the buildings is restricted, it is still an important site to visit. The gardens and outside views are wonderful.

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Newcastle upon Tyne, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed today NEW

We visited here late afternoon and were pretty much the last to leave. This meant we were the only people wandering in some parts at one point and it made the experience so much more enjoyable. There are not buildings to tour around inside, but plenty of beautiful ones to admire from the outside within the place complex. It is... More 

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Rackheath, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed today NEW

What a beautiful place visit, we arrived early am to beat the crowds. Good job as this place gets busy! Our guide showed us around the site telling us all there was to know. What a contrast to how the kings people live, just down the road from this amazing royal residence.

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Krakow, Poland
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

Royal Palace in Phnom Penh is one of the 'must see' places. However, if one compares it with the architecture of neighbour Cambodia, it is slightly dissapointing.

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

obviously somewhere that needs to be seen although you only get to visit the gardens really. very nice and a good visit

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Northumberland National Park, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

This place is as striking as the Royal Palace in Bangkok and very interesting. We came at the end of the day with our guide. The architecture is beautiful and there is a large scale model of Angkor wat there. Fascinating insight into the Cambodian royal family.

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Port Orchard, Washington
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

Really interesting palace, the grounds are amazing! Easy to get by a tuk tuk from many local hotels. We had a private guide which was nice, I recommend it.

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Brisbane, Queensland, Australia
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

Incredible buildings and nice atmosphere particularly in the early evening when picnic mats are spread out in front of the palace.

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

If you want to know the culture of this country, I would recommend this place, Royal Palace will not disappoint you. Plus, a rare and supreme palace architecture for good photos ;)

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

I never get enough Temples or Palaces. Wats, Chedis, I'm all in all the time! This is quite ornate. Like I said. I'm a sucker for this stuff. Must see if you go this way.

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