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Bars with a view in Phnom Penh

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Long gone are the days when 27-metre tall Wat Phnom was the pinnacle of Phnom Penh and today the city boasts a whole range of view point bars that you can avail yourself of. Here is the wrap on a few of our favourites—note this list is far from exhaustive!

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Perched on the 37th floor, within the luxurious Rosewood Hotel, at the time of research (January 2019) Sora Bar was the highest altitude bar in Phnom Penh, and OMG the views are amazing. At some 184.7m tall, Vattanac Capital (the official name of the tower) is the tallest skyscraper in Cambodia and the bar includes an open air deck that allows simply magnificent 180º degrees out to the west, north and south (or wider depending on how much you can crane your neck), while the other (mostly east-facing) half of the bar in enclosed and includes a whiskey bar and cigar lounge ... Travelfish members only (Full text is around 900 words.)

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