tourist places
Although Cambodia is a developing country, but also for the country’s tourism sector is very favorable compared to other countries in Southeast Asia. Among those attractive place for tourists, mostly some small cities and villages, temples and beautiful beaches. So now let take a look at the top 10 tourist place as the following:
10. Kep Province
A small sea resort with beautiful scenery and most attractive beach in the country. Meanwhile, the visitors who came to visit there, can enjoy the view with coral in shallow sea view or be able to visit in the Rabbit island, which is the most popular places near the coast of Kep.
9. Ban Lung
A city in the northeast of Ratanakiri province, Cambodia, 636 kilometers from the capital. It is a great tourist destination and the most beautiful for national and international tourists and where visitors can enjoy the natural landscape.
8. Battambang Province
The second city that has the most number of people living in the country and also a popular historical site for tourists.
7. Kampot Province
This province is located not far from the Gulf of Thailand and is known as the place has a lot of pepper crops.
6. Kratie Province
A small town located on the banks of the Mekong River, surrounded by old buildings in the French colonial era. Kratie, although there is no mass tourism, but it is also a popular place for tourists to visits rare dolphins living in the Mekong River.
5. Sihanouk Ville
As a major port city and a beautiful white sand beach resort is located on the Gulf of Thailand. It is the most attractive place for tourists to visit and leisure on weekend.
4. Siem Reap Province
The fastest growing city in the country and is also a major tourist center as well as a beautiful city, this is the entrance to the direction of the Angkor temples, a prestigious heritage in the world. Meanwhile, it is also a pleasant place to stay well after returning from a trip in the ancient temples in the province.
3. Koh Ke Temple
The capital of the ancient Khmer Empire for a short period in the c. 928 to 944. There’s a great permutations in temples conical shape with a height of 30 meters, surrounded by mountains. Is located in the northern part of the country about 120 km from the city of Siem Reap in the ancient Angkor area.
2. Phnom Penh City
The largest city of the country, which is located a long the Mekong River. The city has the potential for international tourists, including the Royal Palace and the National Museum, where the collection of Khmer artifacts as well as a night market, where sales of souvenirs made by hand.
1. Angkor Wat
A fantasy castle and also the most popular places No. 1 in the country for tourists all over the world, which is located in Siem Reap. The temple was built up in the mid-12th century by King Suryavarman II and was incorporated as a “World Heritage” by UNESCO in 1992.