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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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08:00 - 11:00
14:00 - 17:00
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Sun - Sat 08:00 - 11:00
14:00 - 17:00
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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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Phnom Penh Full-Day City and Architecture Tour
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Phnom Penh Tour with National Museum and Royal Palace
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Private Phnom Penh Icons City Tour

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Playing outside the Royal Palace

I've spent about an hour just to play outside the Royal Palace. The view is nice despite the hot weather. There are so many pigeons and you could feed them by buying corns (1000... read more

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed yesterday
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8 reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

I've spent about an hour just to play outside the Royal Palace. The view is nice despite the hot weather. There are so many pigeons and you could feed them by buying corns (1000 riehl)

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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

A really beautiful Eastern palace, that really cannot be missed if passing through Phnom Penh. Nicely organised and not overcrowded (like the Bangkok palace, which is unbearable with the amount of tourists). The gardens are very pretty, and great respite from the sometimes busy Phnom Penh.

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Thank Kiran V
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

We loved the palace. So grand, so well maintained yet to so serene. A must see attraction for people visiting Phnom Penh. Try to be there early as the door for tourists open at 7:30am& closes at 11am to open again at 2pm.

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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

The visit is ok. You should do it if you stay in phnom penh as there is not so much place to visit but it is quite expensive for not so much to see.

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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

I thought, $10 for entry is bit excessive as not much to see compare with the Royal place in Bangkok etc.

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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Very nice and intricate designs. I love that these temples are beautifully crafted and not so many tourists are there to visit this place.

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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

Nothing exciting, just the former palace converted into a tourist extraction.High entrance fee of usd10.00 just to look at buildings.Can take photos.......the garden,temple,shrines,royal assembly hall,gate,bell tower,model of AngkorWat,exhibition hall, silver elephants,etc,etc

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

Great place to visit. We got a private tour for only 10$. Definitely worth it and good value. The guide was amazing and told us everything we needed to know without going overboard. Answered all out questions and showed us everything there is to see. Your lasted 45 mins. Definitely good value.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

The royal Palace and Silver Pagoda are accessed on one site with one ticket. They inconveniently close for a few hours in the middle of the day so check your visiting hours. While others have commented that the site is not the Grand Palace Bangkok, and it’s not, you are not in Bangkok. And for Phnom Penh this probably is... More 

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

The complex is closed 11:00 - 14:00. This is not a bad thing as allows one to have lunch in a cool restaurant. The gardens are very well manicured and the pavilions which are scattered around the complex are excellent - especially the throne room where one has to look inside from windows along its exterior and the building housing... More 

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