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Wat Ounalom

Sothearos Boulevard, Phnom Penh, Cambodia
+855 23 723 949
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  • Excellent31%
  • Very good43%
  • Average24%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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Sothearos Boulevard, Phnom Penh, Cambodia
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+855 23 723 949
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Reviewed 4 days ago

this wat, Pagode, has been deeply damaged during the war. It is nowadays a lively place and temple, with view on the tonal sap, but not the most beautiful way you could see. It is interesting however because it is daily used by locals.

Thank patrick M
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This not the biggest ever temple but it is quite pretty with ornate decoration and nice architecture.

Thank annamaychang
Reviewed 13 August 2017

Massive temple complex among the most important wats in Phnom Penh. Architecturally stunning with loads of intricate details & religious significance (Buddhist). Very close to the Palace, National Museum, etc. Put this on your must-see list. It is a temple complex & appropriate attire is...More

Thank TravelTellers
Reviewed 8 July 2017 via mobile

Well my visit here was quite awkward really. Read a couple of reviews on here about it being really nice so I visited it and to be honest, it was nothing great. Maybe I've seen way too many monasteries, temples and pagodas that are far...More

Thank Lesly L
Reviewed 7 July 2017

Such a lovely place. I go in and sit in front of one of the main alters and do Spiritual practices. It is quiet and not overrun with tourists, a beautiful temple on the riverside. Going there is truly one of my fondest memories of...More

Thank Mark T
Reviewed 5 July 2017 via mobile

Just a short visit and its a pleasant place. Calm and serene! Would recommend to come over in evening, as you can walk on the surrounding and its very near to national museum of Cambodia! Remember to drink lots of water!

Thank SawCL
Reviewed 18 June 2017

The importance of Wat Ounalom is in the fact that it is the headquarters of Cambodian Buddhism It is a large complex , lovingly cared for, which has stood the test of time. The people are friendly and helpful as also welcoming. The statues prayer...More

Thank Alex
Reviewed 17 June 2017 via mobile

Walk passed here everyday. Peaceful place. The temple is also beautiful. There some shade to cover from the sun. So no complaint there.

Thank Anthony L
Reviewed 11 May 2017

This place is quite central and easy to find on the promenade. I believe is a very important wat to Phnom Penh, being the centre of Cambodian Buddhism. There are some nice statutes around the place although it was lunchtime when we went so the...More

Thank ARedRose
Reviewed 3 May 2017

In the heart of the Riverside area this is a beautiful pagoda with a number of Buddha images. A peaceful oasis in the manic Riverside area, worth a visit as this is one of the most important Buddha places in PP.

Thank AndrewA4401
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DoughnutWithRedSyrup
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Response from bigvicSydney | Reviewed this property |
Normally around 9-5 I think
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17 February 2015|
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Response from travelbug47london | Reviewed this property |
No, you can just walk in from one of the two entrances...
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