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About

Siem Reap

Siem Reap, a resort town in northwestern Cambodia, is the gateway to the ruins of Angkor, the seat of the Khmer kingdom from the 9th–15th centuries. Angkor’s vast complex of intricate stone buildings includes preserved Angkor Wat, the main temple, which is pictured on Cambodia’s flag. Giant, mysterious faces are carved into the Bayon Temple at Angkor Thom.

Siem Reap is full of culture, art and international cuisine. Visitors often find themselves wanting to extend their stay as they discover all the fascinating restaurants and entertainment the town has to offer.

The Markets

Shopping


Cambodia is known for its creative art.  Take a stroll through the Night market or King’s road market to explore all the hand crafted art pieces.

Siem Reap also hosts a few shopping malls and outlets carrying major mainstream brands of clothing and electronics.





The Restaurants & Bars

Wine & Dine


Your taste buds will never get bored in Siem Reap, as there is an abundance of international restaurants and bars all over the town.

Mexican, Japanese, Korean, Thai, Khmer, Vietnamese, Indian and Persian are just some of the tastes you can experience while visiting Siem Reap.





The Entertainment

Family Fun


If you are visiting with your children, Siem Reap has a lot of family activities and tours available.

Enjoy an evening watching the international renowned performance at Phare circus, or go quad biking while exploring the countryside.

For those who aren’t so much into fast paced activities, a visit to the cinema or the PGA Golf course is a must.





Museums

History & Art


Cambodia’s rich ancient history and its tragic recent past should be known to everyone.

Visit one of the many museums in town to learn more about the temples of Angkor, or visit the landmine or war museum to learn about the tragedies that changed this country.

If you are an art lover, take a tour to Artisan D’angkor to see local artists at work, followed by a tour of a silk farm.