Cambodia: top sights, images and video
The Kingdom of Cambodia is the land of the most magnificent temples in Southeast Asia, especially around Angkor Wat known as the biggest religious temple in the world. Other key destinations include the intriguing capital of Phnom Penh and the isolated tropical paradise of Sihanoukville on the on the southern coast.
Cambodia top sights
Cambodia is becoming an increasing important tourist destination in South East Asia. Some of the country’s top sights include:
- Angkor Complex
- Phnom Penh
The ancient city of Angkor located in the central north of Cambodia is one of the most important archaeological sites in South-East Asia. It contains some of the biggest temples in the region and some of the world’s most breathtaking architectural wonders. Those sites are the remains of the old capital of the great Khmer Empire which lasted from 802 to 1432, once considered one of the largest cities in the world.
Phnom Penh which can be translated to Penh’s Hill is the capital and largest city of Cambodia with its 2 million inhabitants. Located at the confluence of the Mekong and the Tonle Sap rivers in the south east part of the country it is by far the biggest economical, political and cultural centre of Cambodia.
Cambodia’s top experiences
Cambodia’s top experiences include:
- Explore Angkor Wat, the biggest religious temple in the world
- Ride the Bamboo train around Battambang
- Enjoy the isolated tropical paradise on the south coast beach of Sihanoukville
- Write elephants with the Pnong People in the wild east of Mondulkiri
- Discover one of Southeast ’s most intriguing capital, Phnom Penh
Cambodia best hotels
Cambodia has some of Cambodia2 best most sought after accommodations. We have divided our selection into some of the finest 5 Stars and 4 Stars as well as list of some great value for money hotels.
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- La Residence d’Angkor Hotel,
- The Privilege Floor
- Sokha Angkor Resort
- Borei Angkor Resort & Spa
- Sokhalay Angkor Resort & Spa
- Sojourn Boutique Villas
- Siddharta Boutique Hotel
- Pippeli Pensione
- Victoria Angkor Resort & Spa
- The Moon Boutique Hotel
The following is a selection of some of Cambodia’s best photographs. It includes some of the city’s most important sites such as Angkor Wat and the unique capital Phnom Penh.
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HD travel documentary about Cambodia’s most sought after destinations including the spectacular Angkor Wat and the unique capital Phnom Penh.