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Travel Guide of Phnom Penh

Cambodia’s capital Phnom Penh used to be famous as the ‘Pearl of Asia’ because of its alluring culture till it was tarnished by the Vietnamese forces. The city is vibrant and is located on the confluence of three rivers, the mighty Mekong, the Bassac and the great Tonle Sap. The city showcases a sort of pastoral charm and tranquility with French colonial mansions and tree-lined boulevards amidst monumental Angkorian architecture. The capital city however still maintains considerable charm with plenty to see. Presently the city has risen as a hip capital contrasting to its past with captivating cafe culture, bustling bars and a world-class food scene. ee

Phnom Penh is famous for & as:

Museums, Tourist City, Capital, Heritage

Popular Tourist Attractions Of Phnom Penh

Riverfront Park, Phnom Penh
Riverfront Park

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Royal Palace Phnom Penh, Phnom Penh
Royal Palace Phnom Penh

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Hotels in Phnom Penh

Paddy Rice Hotel, Phnom Penh
Paddy Rice Hotel

from USD 35.00

Happiness Guesthouse I, Phnom Penh
Happiness Guesthouse I

from USD 14.00

Phkar Chhouk Tep Monireth, Phnom Penh
Phkar Chhouk Tep Monireth

from USD 15.00

La Voile Rouge Hotel, Phnom Penh
La Voile Rouge Hotel

from USD 35.00

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Quick facts about Phnom Penh

Days Required


Budget per night

USD None

33oC Max     23oC Min

91.4oF Max     73.4oF Min



Best Time to Visit

December and January During this time, the temperature is cooler but it is still hot and tropical. Its less humid so more confortable; especialy in the evenings.

Other Suitable Months

May to early October If you prefer to dodge the crowds and go when prices are lower, then this is the best time to visit Cambodia.

Electrical Plugs and Sockets used in Phnom Penh

Electrical Plugs and Sockets used in Phnom Penh Electrical Plugs and Sockets used in Phnom Penh

Popular Trips of Phnom Penh


Essential Vietnam with Cambodia
Cities Covered

Ha Noi, Ha Long, Hue, Hoi An, Thanh pho Ho Chi Minh, Phnom Penh, Siemreab

Starting from

USD 2289


Cambodia with Vietnam on a Shoestring
Starting from

USD 1699


Essential Cambodia
Cities Covered

Siemreab, Phnom Penh, Sihanoukville

Starting from

USD 929


Ultimate Cambodia Adventure
Cities Covered

Batdambang, Siemreab, Kampong Cham, Kratie, Phnom Penh, Kampot, Sihanoukville

Starting from

USD 1189


Complete Cambodia
Cities Covered

Phnom Penh, Kampong Thum, Siemreab, Batdambang

Starting from

USD 1204


Classic Cambodia
Cities Covered

Phnom Penh, Siemreab

Starting from

USD 416

Tourist cities near Phnom Penh

Many cities are accessible from Phnom Penh. We have selected the most popular tourist cities that you can visit after Phnom Penh. Based on number of days in hand for vacation these cities have been listed and can be added to your travel itinerary by selecting "Add to Trip" displayed on the right of each city name.

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