Wat Phnom Temple, Phnom Penh

Wat Phnom Temple, Phnom Penh

Buddhist TemplesLocated a short distance from the Royal Palace, the heart of the capital Wat Phnom is popular with Cambodians and tourists alike. It is the center of Phnom Penh that gives the city its name.

At 27 meters above sea level, it is the highest point in the area, and, as a town gradually grew up around it, the settlement became known as Phnom Penh, the hill of Penh.

It is zero point of the city.

Wat Phnom Temple, Phnom Penh


Name: វត្តភ្នំ
Address: ផ្លូវវត្តភ្នំ, Phnom Penh, Cambodia
Province: Phnom Penh, Cambodia
Driving Directions (Road Map): Central Market to Wat Phnom
Driving Directions (Road Map): Phnom Penh to Ho Chi Minh City (Vietnam)
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