If you’ve explored the beaches of Thailand and the stunning natural sights of Vietnam, and wish to delight in some more ancient ruins viewing, Cambodia is just the right place to be. Known as the Kingdom of Wonder, the country reflects ancient and modern worlds colliding together and creating an authentic adventure.
Know about some of the most beautiful things to do in Cambodia:
Enjoy sunrise from Angkor Wat
Renowned as the largest religious monument of the world, Angkor Wat is a wonderful sight you can explore at any time of the day; however, watching sunrise from behind the iconic towers of the temple is a completely breathtaking experience here. A large number of tourists flock to the temple all throughout the year and do not miss to delight in this magical moment while exploring the incredible architectural beauty of the monument.
Discover Phnom Penh from the top
Phnom Penh, the capital and the largest city of Cambodia is a chaotic yet charming place that has one of the most beguiling riverfronts in the region. A number of hip hotels, boho bars and epicurean eateries add to the beauty of the city and appeal to urban explorers from all around. You can make the most of the city viewing it from the recently launched Rosewood Phnom Penh hotel with a sky bar that is perched on the 37th floor of the 39-storey Vattanac Capital Tower, and offering matchless panoramic views across the rising capital and beyond.
Delight in the sunsets at Koh Rang Sanloem
If you are a beach bum, you better not miss heading to Koh Rang Sanloem that is famed for presenting the best island life in Cambodia. The island is home to several isolated beaches with breathtaking crystal-clear waters and soft powder-white sands. Among all the pristine beaches, Sunset Beach is well-renowned to offer the best of beachside sunsets in the region. You can visit here with your family and friends, and spend a beautiful evening sipping sun downer cocktails and watching the breathtaking sunset.
Explore the Cardamom Mountains
Containing one of the last unfragmented rainforests in Southeast Asia, the Cardamom Mountain region in Cambodia is an amazing spot to discover nature and wildlife in the country. Counted among the world’s foremost biodiversity hotspots, it is an ideal place for nature and wildlife lovers, and is where wild elephants still roam free. You can visit the mountains with your family as well as friends and explore it all on a 3-day trekking tour for an amazing wildlife experience.
Kayak along Kampot River
One of the great experiences in the Cambodia region is to discover the authentic Cambodian countryside through kayaking. Kampot River is quite popular among tourists for its wonderful kayaking opportunities. You can hire a kayak and enjoy a perfect time having a glimpse of rural Cambodian living as you pass through the mangroves, pristine countryside and past fishing communities. The local fisherman’s smiles and luxuriant nature will add to the excitement of your adventure.