Top 10 Attractions in Cambodia (2018)


1. Angkor Wat


📁 Ancient Ruins, Architecture, Monument
📍 Angkor, Siem Reap

Angkor Wat – Highlights

  • Magnificent classical Khmer architectures
  • The largest religious monument in the world
  • Extensive bas-reliefs and majestic sculptures
  • Cambodia’s World Heritage Site

Opening Hours

  • Daily: 05:00 – 17:30

Angkor Pass

  • 1-Day Pass: 37 USD
  • 3-Day Pass: 62 USD
  • 7-Day Pass: 72 USD

2. Angkor Thom


📁 Ancient Ruins, Architecture, Monument
📍 Angkor, Siem Reap

Angkor Thom – Highlights

  • Remarkable ancient city ruins
  • Exquisite bas-reliefs all around
  • Massive statues with faces on 4 sides
  • Cambodia’s World Heritage Site

Opening Hours

  • Daily: 07:30 – 17:30

Angkor Pass

  • 1-Day Pass: 37 USD
  • 3-Day Pass: 62 USD
  • 7-Day Pass: 72 USD

3. Bayon Temple


📁 Ancient Ruins, Architecture, Monument
📍 Angkor, Siem Reap

Bayon Temple – Highlights

  • Extraordinary structure inside Angkor Thom
  • Hundreds of mysterious giant stone faces
  • Bas-reliefs depicting historical scenes
  • Cambodia’s World Heritage Site

Opening Hours

  • Daily: 07:30 – 17:30

Angkor Pass

  • 1-Day Pass: 37 USD
  • 3-Day Pass: 62 USD
  • 7-Day Pass: 72 USD

4. Ta Prohm


📁 Ancient Ruins, Architecture, Monument
📍 Angkor, Siem Reap

Ta Prohm – Highlights

  • Ancient ruins with outgrown trees
  • Featured in the Tomb Raider movie
  • Intricate apsara bas-reliefs
  • Cambodia’s World Heritage Site

Opening Hours

  • Daily: 07:30 – 17:30

Angkor Pass

  • 1-Day Pass: 37 USD
  • 3-Day Pass: 62 USD
  • 7-Day Pass: 72 USD

5. Royal Palace


📁 Palace, Architecture, Historic
📍 Phnom Penh

Royal Palace – Highlights

  • Massive palace complex in Phnom Penh
  • Numerous majestic Khmer style buildings
  • 59m-tall spire of the Throne Hall

Opening Hours

  • Daily: 08:00 – 11:00 / 14:00 – 17:00

Entrance Fee

  • General: ~7 USD
  • Guide: 10 USD / hour
  • Includes admission to Silver Pagoda

6. Silver Pagoda


📁 Religious Site, Architecture
📍 Phnom Penh

Silver Pagoda – Highlights

  • Magnificent Khmer architecture
  • Gallery of national treasures
  • Thousands of silver floor tiles
  • Home to The Emerald Buddha of Cambodia

Opening Hours

  • Daily: 08:00 – 11:00 / 14:00 – 17:00

Entrance Fee

  • General: ~7 USD
  • Included in admission to Royal Palace

7. Choeung Ek Genocidal Center


📁 Memorial, Burial Site, Historic
📍 Phnom Penh

Choeung Ek Genocidal Center – Highlights

  • One of The Killing Fields of Choeung Ek
  • Memorial Stupa built for the victims
  • Audio guide on Cambodian tragic history

Opening Hours

  • Daily: 08:00 – 17:00

Entrance Fee

  • General: 6 USD
  • Includes audio tour

⚠ Warning

  • There are mass graves and human skulls in the premises
  • It may not be suitable for little children or the faint-hearted

8. Tuol Sleng Genocide Museum


📁 Museum, Historic, Memorial
📍 Phnom Penh

Tuol Sleng Genocide Museum – Highlights

  • Former prison and torture chambers
  • Information on Cambodian tragic history
  • Photographs of past prisoners and victims

Opening Hours

  • Daily: 07:00 – 17:30

Entrance Fee

  • General: 3 USD
  • Audio Tour: 3 USD
  • Guide: 6 USD

⚠ Warning

  • There are horrific and gruesome displays in the premises
  • It may not be suitable for little children or the faint-hearted

9. National Museum of Cambodia


📁 Museum, Architecture, Archaeology
📍 Phnom Penh

National Museum of Cambodia – Highlights

  • Magnificent Khmer architecture
  • Cultural traditions of Cambodia
  • Gallery of religious artefacts
  • Exhibits of archaeological materials

Opening Hours

  • Daily: 08:00 – 17:00

Entrance Fee

  • Adults: 10 USD
  • Children (10 – 17): 5 USD
  • Children (under 10): Free

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10. Beaches in Sihanoukville


📁 Beach, Panorama
📍 Sihanoukville

Sihanoukville’s Beaches – Highlights

  • Tranquil & scenic beaches
  • Beautiful white sands
  • Panoramic sunset views
  • Delicious seafood restaurants

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Author: Jeutravel.com
Date Published: 7 August 2017
Last Updated: 7 February 2018

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