Located 40 km away from Phnom Penh, this recue center is considered as a peaceful home of more than 12,000 species of rare wildlife. Phnom Tamao is also the largest rescue center in Cambodia. Almost all the animals have been saved and well-preserved in the center. Visit Phnom Tamao, you can get to know the name and origin of many species such as gibbons, sun bears, elephants, tigers, lions, …, even how they have been rescued. Phnom Tamao Wildlife Sanctuary is really worth to pay a visit when you have chance to visit Phnom Penh.

Visitors feeding elephants at Phnom Tamao Wildlife Rescue Center

Visitors feeding elephants at Phnom Tamao Wildlife Rescue Center

Travelers with a cute small monkey at Phnom Tamao Wildlife Rescue Center

Travelers with a cute small monkey at Phnom Tamao Wildlife Rescue Center

The staff is keeping a leopard cat kitten during a feeding session at Phnom Tamao Wildlife Sanctuary

The staff is keeping a leopard cat kitten during a feeding session at Phnom Tamao Wildlife Sanctuary

Bear at Phnom Tamao Wildlife Sanctuary

Bear at Phnom Tamao Wildlife Sanctuary