PHNOM PENH TRAVEL GUIDE

Phnom Penh is an old city of Cambodia, established in 1431 when Ancient Capital of Angkor was abandoned. According to a legend, Phnom Penh was erected at the confluence of Mekong and Tonle Sap River by Madam Don Penh who was a noble woman. She had found a flooded tree’s trunk which floated from Mekong River at her River bank. A hill was built up for installing the 4 Buddha statues which were found on the trunk. The temple which sheltered the statues on the top of the hill was called Wat Phnom Don Penh. Later on it was shortened and called Phnom Penh as Wat Phnom Don Penh was found to be too long. It is presently used as an official name for the capital of the kingdom of Cambodia. Read More...

Cambodia Phnom Penh Royal Palace

SIEM REAP CAMBODIA

Capital of the province of the same name, this small, French colonial-style town is situated picturesquely along the banks of the Siem Reap River approximately seven kilometers from its national and international airport. Read More... General about Siem Reap

Angkor Wat Siem Reap Cambodia

Angkor Temples

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PREAH SIHANOUK CAMBODIA

Preah Sihanouk known as “Kampong Som” province is located along the sea and South Western side of Cambodia. It takes about 4 hours by bus from Phnom Penh and it is 250 kilometers. Preah Sihanouk is gradually developed, and a few new towns are under construction. This only international seaport of Sihanouk Ville makes Cambodia develop faster, now it also serves as a port for import, export cargos and tourist cruise boats. Read More...

Cambodia Beach - Ocheu Teal

BATTAMBANG CAMBODIA

Battambang CambodiaBattambang is the largest rice grange in Cambodia, it is located west of Tonle Sap Lake and the Northeast side of the country. It is the second city with best preserve of French period constructions. Markets, Museum, pagodas and houses of Battambang are the ancient one. Province is controlled by Thai until 1907 after the French took back this province from Thailand. Many of pagodas were built during the Thai's time. How to access? You can go to Battambang by boat from Siem Reap by passing through Prek Toal, the bird sanctuary, and drive along the river Sangker to the Battambang town. By land, tourists can take Buses from Phnom Penh or Siem Reap, it take 5 to 6 hours. Tourist can all so access from Thai - Cambodia border 'Poipet'. Occasionally, visitors can fly from Siem Reap or Phnom Penh to Battambang. We recommend to take boat, and you will see what you have never met before.

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