Royal Palace of Phnom Pen, Cambodia is located standing infront of the 4 face-rivers, and the palace is one of the tourist spots in the capital of Phnom Penh and it’s open everyday, two times a day
When to go there; Morning 8am till 10.30 am and afternoon 2pm till 4.30pm
Present day, It is home to His Majesty Preah Bat smdech Preah Norodom Sihanouk and Her Majesty Preah Reach Akka-Mohesey Norodom Monineath. The palace was built in 1866 by His Majeaty Preah Bat Norodom, great grandfather to our current King. The Royal Palace is built on the site of the old town. This site was especially chosen by a Commission of Royal Ministers and Astrologers because it had great geographical significance in relation to the King, who was regarded as a direct descendant of the gods, whose role it was to live and govern on earth under the influence of heaven.
The title of capital previously went to Oudong, which sits about 40km from Phnom Penh in the northwest of Kampong Speu province. The small city, which sat atop a hill (and can be visited today) was home to the royal residence and stood as capital for more than 250 years – until then-King Norodom relocated it to Phnom Penh in 1865. and also the original of the Cambodia Royal Palace was in Siem Reap Angkor Temples
The palace’s compound are several buildings like, throne hall and elephant room , silver pagoda and some more buildings
Please be noted, going to the royal palace is need to wear a proper clothes like long paint within t-shirt or wear shirts with sleeves, decent shoes, and ladies. scarves/pashminas/sarongs wrapped around is not accepted.
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