Cambodia Tourist Attractions

Siem Reap International Airport

Siem Reap International Airport

Siem Reap International is the airport in Cambodia handling the greatest number of passengers. It is located in Siem Reap, home of Angkor Wat. The full architecture design of the airport was developed by Archetype Group. Official inauguration of Siem Reap Angkor International Airport's new terminal was on August 28, ... More Detail

Boutique Hotels in Siem Reap - Shining Angkor Boutique Hotel

Boutique Hotels in Siem Reap - Shining Angkor Boutique Hotel

There are two branches of Boutique Hotels: Boutique Hotels in city destinations, and Boutique Hotels in resort destinations. The Boutique Hotels in city destinations are not only visited because of their convenience, but also because of the city’s fashion. Therefore, the most common locations of the Boutique Hotels are London, New York, Miami, and Los Angeles. Technology is an important attribute of a city Boutique Hotel. It could be technology used to emotionally connect the guest with the Hotel, like music and ... More Detail

History of Jayavarman VII ( The King of Khmer Empire)

History of Jayavarman VII ( The King of Khmer Empire)

Jayavarman VII was born around 1120 or 1125, son of King Dharanindravarman II (r. 1150 -1160) and queen Sri Jayarajacudamani. He married a very religious, strong-minded, and devote princess, Jayarajadevi, who exerted an important influence on him, both before he gained the throne and during the early years of his reign.He was one of the most forceful and productive kings of the Khmer Empire of Angkor. He expanded the empire to its greatest territorial extent and engaged in a building program that yielded numerous ... More Detail

Shining Angkor Restaurant

Shining Angkor Restaurant

Shining Angkor Restaurant located inside Shining Angkor Boutique Hotel. We serve the Khmer Food and as well as Western food. We choose only best recommended Khmer food to try with friendly service and warm welcome..Our servers are gracious and attentive and here to make your dining experience a memorable one. We also have a take-out menu, so you can enjoy the tastes of Shining Angkor Restaurant in the comfort of your ... More Detail

Flight of Gibbon (The Real Rainforest Adventure)

Flight of Gibbon (The Real Rainforest Adventure)

Flight of the Gibbon. A truly amazing way to see the forests of Angkor, from a place humans aren’t supposed to be. It’s at Ta Keo temple (not that it really matters, as they pick you up from any town ... More Detail

The Big Lake Tonle Sap (Chong Kneas)(Siem Reap)

The Big Lake Tonle Sap (Chong Kneas)(Siem Reap)

For most of the year the lake is fairly small, around one meter deep and with an area of 2,700 square km. During the monsoon season, however, the Tonlé Sap river, which connects the lake with the Mekong river, reverses its flow. Water is pushed up from the Mekong into the lake, increasing its area to 16,000 square km and its depth to up to nine meters, flooding nearby fields and forests. The floodplain provides a great breeding ground for fish. The pulsing system with its large floodplain, rich biodiversity, and ... More Detail

Banteay Srei Temple Siem Reap ( Siem Reap )

Banteay Srei Temple Siem Reap ( Siem Reap )

Banteay Srei or Banteay Srey is a 10th century Cambodian temple dedicated to the Hindu god Shiva. Located in the area of Angkor in Cambodia. It lies near the hill of Phnom Dei, 25 km (16 mi) north-east of the main group of temples that once belonged to the medieval capitals of Yasodharapura and Angkor Thom.[1] Banteay Srei is built largely of red sandstone, a medium that lends itself to the elaborate decorative wall carvings which are still observable today. The buildings themselves are miniature in scale, ... More Detail

Siem Reap Pub Street (Siem Reap)

Siem Reap Pub Street (Siem Reap)

You can find all kinds of cuisines on and around Pub Street including Khmer, Thai, French, Vietnamese, Indian, Italian and a variety of other international foods. Most of the bars are open all day but really get going around 5:00PM as people return from the temples and come to take advantage of the various happy hour deals. In the later evening the Pub Street is blocked to motor traffic, allowing pedestrians to stroll easily. It's then the street really comes alive as the curbside seating at the fill and the bars ... More Detail

Bayon Temple ( Siem Reap )

Bayon Temple ( Siem Reap )

The Bayon was the last state temple to be built at Angkor, and the only Angkorian state temple to be built primarily as a Mahayana Buddhist shrine dedicated to the Buddha, though a great number of minor and local deities were also encompassed as representatives of the various districts and cities of the realm. It was the centrepiece of Jayavarman VII's massive program of monumental construction and public works, which was also responsible for the walls and nāga-bridges of Angkor Thom and the temples of Preah ... More Detail

Kampong Phluk Floating Village ( Siem Reap )

Kampong Phluk Floating Village ( Siem Reap )

Kampong Phluk Floating Village, (off the Highway to Phnom Penh). This mangrove forest offers a much more authentic 'floating village experience' than the one close to the Tonlé Sap ferry harbour. This fascinating village on stilts can be reached by tuk-tuk from Siem Reap.It takes about 1 hour to reach the village, depending on the road conditions and water level. Depending on where you buy your tour, your haggling techniques and your initiative to book a tuk-tuk and boat ride yourself the price varies between ... More Detail