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Wat Samrong Knong, Battambang

Categories: Landmarks, Tourist Spots
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4.4/5 based on 10+ reviews on the web
Wat Samrong Knong is located in Battambang. See Wat Samrong Knong and all Battambang has to offer by arranging your trip with our Battambang vacation route planner.
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  • Went to this temple to look at bas-reliefs depicting atrocities which ruled Cambodia, forty years ago, the junta. Tuk-Tucker said that in this temple are kept the remains of tortured people. Highly impressive.
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  • This area is a beautiful site with some interesting old and new temples and a memorial to the Khmer Rouge. The stupa contains bones from victims of the regime, and is worth a visit to look at the carv...  read more »
  • Very nice ride by villages to get possibility to stop by craftsmen who prepare the leaves of rice or rice alcohol. The temple in him even is magnificent, but it is especially its history which is interesting since it was commandeered by the Khmer Rouge to become prison, torture and extermination centre. At the rear of the temple, a memorial of low reliefs of Angkorian type tells their abuses. Much of young Cambodians from abroad come to visit it, with a light guide, it's very moving because this terrifying and recent history is not told to schoolchildren from here.
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  • Full of Khmer's history
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  • A place of peace and serenity to the past so heavy yet...
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