Cambodia's Palaces and Temples

Explore The Majestic Palaces & Temples Of Cambodia

Glistening in the Asian sun and bursting with history and culture, Cambodia is home to many majestic palaces and temples that are well worth a visit during your stay.

Royal Palace

Cambodia's Royal Palace is the crown jewel of Phnom Penh with its iconic spires that define the skyline. The palace is home to numerous treasures including the Emerald Buddha, made of Baccarat crystal and dating to the 17th century. See the Silver Pagoda, the Moonlight Pavilion and the manicured tropical gardens as you wander the Cambodian king’s royal residence.

Angkor Temples

The splendid temple ruins of of the Angkor Archaeological Park dating from the 9th through 13th centuries and include Angkor Wat, the Bayon and Ta Prohm. Lotus-shaped Angkor Wat is Cambodia's most famous, iconic site and the country's pride and joy. The Bayon, meanwhile, boasts 216 giant faces carved into the stone facing in all four directions, while the characteristic, jungle-strangled temple of Ta Prohm is hidden beneath giant fig trees and is well known as the temple from the movie Tomb Raider. 

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