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The 9 hidden Instagramable Buddhist Temples in Phnom Penh

By Unseentra May 16, 2020 391

There are a number of places, which you can take good photographs for your Instagram travel inspiration, in Phnom Penh city. Nevertheless, you may end up getting the same shot as your friend does, so check out these beautiful spots, which you may never know existed in the Instagram world. 

1.  Svay Pope Pagoda 

This temple is located in front of the Russian Embassy of Phnom Penh. It is about 100 m from the Aeon Mall of Phnom Penh. 

Check out the location:  https://bit.ly/2Aul6T3

2.  Toul Tumpoung Pagoda 

The second pagoda is Wat Toul Tum Poung, which sits across the Toul Tom Poung market. The pagoda is huge since it consists of primary school and high school in the same complex. 

Check out the location: https://bit.ly/2Z7c7RW

3.  Langka Pagoda 

This pagoda is probably the well-known one since it is situated across the Independence Monument. The main temple is absolutely stunning with sculpture and a beautiful carving style. 

Check out the location: https://bit.ly/2zI1wlM

4.  Ounalom Pagoda 

Ounalom Pagoda, which is probably the oldest Buddhist temple in town, was built since the early of Phnom Penh. It is the most visited attractions and become a beloved sensational Instagram inspiration as well. 

Check out the location: https://bit.ly/3bvj9CB

5.  Kean Klang Pagoda or Golden Temple 

If you lead your way to Silk Island through Koh Dach local ferry port, you may find your self passing through this beautiful pagoda. Kean Klang pagoda has painted its main temple to golden color and maintain their old hundred years building in conservation. 

Check out the location: https://bit.ly/2WY9eR1

6.  Pothiyaram Pagoda 

It is located the eastern side of Mekong river bank. This pagoda is pretty small; however, it is absolutely beautiful and worth a visit. 

Check out the location:  https://bit.ly/2Z6iSDJ

7.  Kul Tor Toung Pagoda 

About 30 mins away from the town, Wat Kul Tor Toung is the most famous Buddhist monastery among local and it is worth for your visit to get yourself unique sensational photograph for your IG. 

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8.  Buddhist Center 

Th Buddhism center is not actually located in Phnom Penh city, it is in Kandal province, however, it is only about 1 hour away from the city. 

Check the location: shorturl.at/DIV57

9.   Silver Pagoda 

We bet you all know this beautiful temple and you love it as much as we do. The Silver pagoda is located inside the Royal Palace compound and the most famous among all other temple. 

Check the location: shorturl.at/coWXY

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