What are famous tourist attractions in Cambodia?


The Kingdom of Cambodia is a small nation in Southeast Asia, and is bordered by Thailand, Laos and Vietnam. When you think of Cambodia, you probably think of the ruins of Angkor wat. But there is a lot more to the country than its most famous tourist’s attraction. If you’re planning a trip to Cambodia, check out this 4 destinations that aren’t the world famous ruin.

1. Angkor wat

Angkor wat is a widely tourist in Cambodia and the largest of all Angkor temples. Nearly 2.6 million international visitors are visited Angkor wat every year. One inside Angkor Wat you can find many beautiful towers and artworks with the classical style of Khmer architecture, which makes it a popular tourist site. Once the tourists never pass out is the best time for photography is sunrise, so you should plan to go early and be sure to make it to Bakan Sanctuary. Wander through the Angkor National Museum opened in 2007 the museum is consisted ‘’the jewel’’ of Cambodia as it is home to a comprehensive collection of relic from the ancient Angkor Empire, the highlight of the museum is a gallery of 1000 Buddha images and hundreds of sculptures of wood, jade and mental are put together to tell a coherent narrative of the Angkor Empire’s beginning and eventual downfall.

2. The National Museum

The National Museum is located in Phnom Penh city near the Royal palace. The National Museum in Phnom Penh is the largest and the great place to see and learn about Cambodia’s history, culture and people. Especially the museum contains an impression collection of items that date back as far as the prehistoric times up to the modern day, including a collection of Khmer Statues and displays of local artifacts and national treasures.

3. Sihanoukville

Sihanoukville is a small popular town destination for travelers looking to get off the beaten path. With its beautiful beach and laid-back vibe, it’s a good place to get away from the hustle and bustle of the big city. It’s a great atmosphere for travelers who wish to see the beautiful paradise that contains lot of beaches such as Otres beach, Ochheuteal beach, Bamboo Island, Ream beach, Koh Chraluh, Koh Rong Island, Kbal Chay waterfall and the artmosqu for relaxing.

4. Bokor Mountain

Bokor Mountain is located at the border of Kampot and Kep provinces in Cambodia. The mountain is 700 meter high and the shape of a frog. Bokor means Frog Mountain in Khmer language. There are two lakes on top of the mountain and a temple with beautiful architecture.

Bokor Mountain has the old luxury resort that was built by Colonial French a beautiful path that take you through the forest, past lakes and beautiful views.

If you wish to visit a place full of amazing scenery and culture, the welcoming Cambodian will make you feel like you are visiting family, as they’re so friendly and kind. If you enjoy nature, there are many beautiful temples and forests for explore.

Agnkor Wat temple, Siem Reap, Cambodia
Agnkor Wat temple, Siem Reap, Cambodia

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