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Wat Phnom (Hill Temple)
Phnom Penh - Cambodia
Located on a man-made hill twenty seven meters high in the middle of Phnom Penh, Wat Phnom is a revered place of worship for all Khmers and is the namesake of the capital. The original pagoda was built in 1373 to house four Buddha statues said to have been deposited by the waters of the Mekong. The temple is the focal point for many Buddhist ceremonies especially Pchum Ben and his highly revered by Phompenh residents. Wat Phnom has a unique atmosphere and is surrounded by various fortune tellers, mystics, faith healers and elephant rides around the site are available.
 
 
 
Around Phnompenh :
Silver Pagoda 
National Museum
The Royal Palace
Wat Phnom
Tuol Sleng Museum 
Killing Fields of Choeung Ek
Independence Monument
Tonle Sap Riverfront 
National Library 
Markets
Mekong Land
Kien Svay
Mo Ha Liep Resort Center 
Udong 
Phnom Chisor
Tonle Bati / Taphrom Temple
 
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