We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
Save
Share
Book In Advance
Why Book on TripAdvisor?
  • Tour highlights & full itinerary
  • Easy online booking
  • Lowest price guaranteed
More Information
157
All photos (157)
Full view
Certificate of Excellence
Traveller Overview
  • Excellent29%
  • Very good52%
  • Average17%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
About
Local Weather
Powered by Weather Underground
28°
23°
Oct
28°
23°
Nov
28°
22°
Dec
Contact
Sihanouk Boulevard, Phnom Penh, Cambodia
Website
Top Selling Tours & Activities in and around Phnom Penh
from US$110,00
More Info
from US$15,00
More Info
Reviews (128)
Filter reviews
92 results
Traveller rating
31
43
17
1
0
Traveller type
Time of year
LanguageEnglish
More languages
31
43
17
1
0
Show reviews that mention
All reviews independence monument meditation session main temple nice temple buddhist temple worth a visit worship photos visitors architecture khmer
FilterEnglish
Updating list...
1 - 10 of 92 reviews
Reviewed 1 week ago

We wandered in here and had a stroll round. Much of it is enjoyable. Close to independence monument and easy to find.

Thank MrsBsTravels
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Wat Lanka is a pleasant temple located near to the independence monument. It is fairly typical of the wats that you find around the area but has some historical significance. If you happen to in the area then it’s worth looking at.

Thank Sospanfawr
Reviewed 3 September 2018

Nothing so special, but if you have some spare time this would make a nice stop. I personally got a tuk-tuk for the day and visited several temples around Phnom Phen.

Thank VivaHawaii
Reviewed 19 June 2018

Very nice Khmer Wat. Beautiful indeed. Always remember to be respectful to peoples living admist and inside the grounds. And be aware, there are phony monks all through this city and S. E. Asia. Monks should not be on i-phones nor should they ask for...More

1  Thank SoloFemale1
Reviewed 15 June 2018 via mobile

A very interesting temple. Nice architecture and worth visiting. One of many temples I visited on this trip.

Thank Oilersfan1
Reviewed 5 June 2018

Place worth visit, unfortunately couldn't went inside of main temple since it was closed, went around 11 am in morning. Couldn't communicated with Security and priest available due to language problem. There are no timing board, information boards. It feels very relaxed in premises...

1  Thank Sanjay K
Reviewed 13 May 2018

This wat is absolutely stunning & comes a glow at dusk. Go just before sunset & enjoy the beautiful golden splendor of this temple as the day melts away into blue night darkness.

Thank ShanHart415
Reviewed 19 April 2018

The eve of the first day of the Khmer New Year. The place was all a buzz like a bees hive. We watched the delivery of the offerings, the plants, we listened as placement was discussed. The spirit was everywhere, the energy lifted my heart....More

1  Thank ruthandvern
Reviewed 7 February 2018

Still haven't been at the meditation session during this second visit to Phnom Penh, seems like i am never there at there right time. One of my friend lives there and attends them however. The pagoda and temple grounds are very nice and worth strolling...More

1  Thank Mylene_Laurent
Reviewed 2 February 2018

Make sure to visit during the open sessions. The monks will give you a little guidance for your sit in this sacred space.

Thank stacysksus
View more reviews
Nearby
Nearby HotelsSee all 291 nearby hotels
Relax Hotel
56 reviews
.23 km away
Samnang Laor Phnom Penh Hotel
59 reviews
.43 km away
Phnom Penh Era Hotel
25 reviews
.49 km away
Residences DK
1 review
.55 km away
Nearby RestaurantsSee all 1 721 nearby restaurants
350 BBQ Cafe
74 reviews
.12 km away
J.J Ice Cream & Coffee
33 reviews
.30 km away
Babylon Restaurant
31 reviews
.04 km away
Tuk Tuk Cafe Restaurant
90 reviews
.06 km away
Nearby AttractionsSee all 605 nearby attractions
Tuol Sleng Genocide Museum
11 072 reviews
.03 km away
Central Market
5 481 reviews
.48 km away
Exo Travel Cambodia
17 reviews
.01 km away
Questions & Answers
Ask a question
ArkansasTravelerRuth
13 September 2016|
AnswerShow all 3 answers
Response from Catcakes | Reviewed this property |
The land mines are in remote rural and jungle areas, not in Phnom Penh / Siem Reap. If you go trekking, just make sure you stay on marked pathways. Ankor Wat is in Siem Reap, which I found to be a much nicer city than... More
0
Votes