The Ultimate Food And Travel Guide To Cambodia

Basic Travel information

Spoken language: Khmer

Currency: riel

Population: Around  16.6 Million

Capital: Phnom Penh

Major Religion: Buddhism

Must visit attractions

There are many famous archaeological and cultural attractions to see in Cambodia. Some of the main ones are

Angkor Wat


Ta Prohm Temple

Angkor Thom

Beng Mealea

Terrace of the Elephants

Koh Ker

Banteay Samré

and many more.

Where to Stay?

The best place to stay in Cambodia is near to famous attractions. Krong Siem Reap and Angkor are prefered by most tourists as it offers wide varieties of accommodations.

Food & Drinks

Cambodia offers delicious Asian traditional and historical cuisines. There are many delicious foods available in Cambodia they are Char kroeung sach ko, Twa ko, Fish amok, Samlor machu trey, Bai sach chrouk, Nom banh chok, Lok lak and many more.

Important cities to visit

Cambodia's capital Phnom Penh is a popular place to visit but the most visit is Angkor. You can explore many archaeological sites at Angkor. I would also recommend visiting the Koh Ker and Banlung.

Best time to visit

The best time to visit Cambodia is between October to February when there are little rain and better temperature.


Cambodia has only two distinct weather seasons which are dry (October to late April) and wet (May to late September). Even though it is hot throughout the year, Humidity is at its highest during March and April.

Public Transportation

Cambodia has many kinds of Public Transportation, and the most popular are Tuk-Tuk and Mototaxi. The public utility vans and the recent city-routes buses are an inexpensive and safe way to travel.


There are a few good adventure activities you can find in Cambodia like zip-lining, adventure racing, backpacking, camping, canyoning, caving, fishing, hiking, horseback riding etc.

Important Tips to Travel

  • Avoid mentioning or asking questions relating to any political or controversial topics.

  • Don't buy or support souvenirs made from insects, Sea-shells, or anything with is damaging life or environment.

  • Do not drink tap water in Cambodia, always prefer sealed bottled water.

  • Do not buy marijuana as it is Illegal

  • Beware of Pick-pocketing

  • Dress appropriately while visiting temples

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