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Phnom Sampeau

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Reviewed 1 week ago

Long walk climbing but a very nice view stairs down are a challenge too. But nice to see the bats flying

Thank ritateunissen
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I was kind of disappointed in the condition of the temple area. There is so much trash and broken concrete. I really wish that they could at least try to make the appearance of the area nicer. The view of Battambang and the rice fields...More

Thank forshara
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We did this one afternoon before the bar cave. Up high, but can be driven to the top and back for a couple of dollars. Death caves are sad to see, but some great views from the top

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Reviewed 30 September 2018

It is an interesting mount worth spending time to explore, with its rich religious artifacts and symbolic historical relics. I was advised by a local at the resort to leave town at 3:30 by tuk-tuk, but I would have rather arrived earlier to explore the...More

Thank SuperwusirsirA
Reviewed 10 September 2018

The temple itself is covered in paintings donated by well wishers. The pictures merge together the Buddist and Hindu faiths, which is typical across Cambodia. Our guide gave us lots of detail and information about the place. There were lots of odd parts to the...More

Thank MrsBsTravels
Reviewed 19 August 2018 via mobile

To think back to the mid to late 1960’s when this pretty little temple was created as a place of worship for a small group of Buddhist monks who were charged with the care of elderly people to the situation in 1975 to 1979 where...More

1  Thank tonyking8652
Reviewed 30 July 2018

A good half day trip from town, gives you good knowledge about the history, as well as nice views and visit to a beutiful pagoda. There is a small fee, but worth it. Take a tuk tuk from ttown to drive you there. You can...More

Thank Cheeriop
Reviewed 28 July 2018

Although not as informative at The killing Fields of Phnom Penh, it is still worth the trip. You can walk up the hill however it is quite a walk. You can jump in a jeep for $2 to get up there....much better ! You can...More

Thank Cgm132211
Reviewed 23 June 2018

it was place was explained by our guide this building was converted to prison. all guide buddhism pagoda is a school and education center, sympathy. how come bad regime tern out other way.

Thank Giapoalo P
Reviewed 6 June 2018

Phnom Sampeau and all the grounds around it, are very interesting. If you really want to explore the history and culture of Cambodians, you must visit.

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Response from karensJ3155LX | Reviewed this property |
At the bottom. You can't miss it, you and hundreds of other tourists will be there. There are street stall with drinks and food and chairs to sit and wait at. All the tuk tuk drivers gather at the end of the street... More