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We went through as we were walking around town. Well worth the effort. Some interesting statues and... read more

Reviewed October 19, 2018
Carpetboy01
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Melbourne, Australia
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Absolutely beautiful

An absolutely beautiful pagoda hidden in the centre, Definetely worth to wonder around, sit down... read more

Reviewed July 29, 2018
Cheeriop
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Finland
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Reviewed March 27, 2019 via mobile

It is very nice monastery in town and it has very fine decorations with details carving on structure, it is surrounding by Buddhist monks school. There are religious places that good place to know about Buddhism in Cambodia and it is free admission fee for...More

Date of experience: March 2019
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Reviewed January 22, 2019 via mobile

Spent a short time to visit Whit Elephant Pagoda which is located behind the provincial museum of Battambang where the pagoda is truly amazing and beautiful. Here is so calm in personality, at the right entrance there is Preah Sihanouk Raja Buddhist University, Battambang Branch...More

Date of experience: January 2019
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Reviewed November 15, 2018 via mobile

We were getting to know Battambang and wandered past this place. Went in the grounds, but the temple was locked. Interesting statues outside.

Date of experience: August 2018
1  Thank MrsBsTravels
Reviewed October 19, 2018 via mobile

We went through as we were walking around town. Well worth the effort. Some interesting statues and some good photo ops

Date of experience: October 2018
1  Thank Carpetboy01
Reviewed July 29, 2018

An absolutely beautiful pagoda hidden in the centre, Definetely worth to wonder around, sit down and relax.

Date of experience: June 2018
1  Thank Cheeriop
Reviewed April 29, 2018 via mobile

Had a great city tour guide that explained to me the meaning of the various different statues in the grounds. Temple was locked but entrance to the grounds is free.

Date of experience: April 2018
2  Thank 183alexj
Reviewed March 29, 2018 via mobile

Well worth a visit, but maybe not if you have already visited dozens of pagodas. Quite easy to reach and nice statues.

Date of experience: December 2017
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Reviewed March 4, 2018

We were just out walking and just came upon this. I find that this happens a lot here in Cambodia. It was very quiet and no one was around so you could walk around and not feel you were interfering. we also had a dog...More

Date of experience: January 2018
Thank Linda S
Reviewed January 28, 2018

Bit of a surprise, as you just come upon it. Usual gilded buildings, but with white elephants. Take a few photos.

Date of experience: January 2018
Thank gastronaut_11
Reviewed August 24, 2017

Temple was located and most of the monks and residents seemed to be either away or indoors. This is one of the better kept temple and grounds.

Date of experience: August 2017
Thank Intrepid4ever
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