A capital with enchanting charm
Crossed by the Mekong River, but also other streams, the whirlwind city of Phnom Penh enjoys an absolutely idyllic landscape. Strolling through the streets of this dynamic capital becomes pure pleasure when you combine escape and wonder. Let yourself be surprised by this new experience that the city offers you by adopting the joviality of its inhabitants.
While touring the city, you will see the imposing monument of Independence. Its impressive architecture will remind you of the famous temple of Angkor Wat. Phnom Hill, another elegantly styled temple, dominates the city from the top of its hill. You will love to visit this monument surrounded by trees and erected in the middle of a charming garden, in the heart of the city. During your stroll in the city of Phnom Penh, you can also admire the majestic Royal Palace, the Silver Pagoda and the Ounalom Pagoda, which will awaken your passion for beautiful architecture.
Around Phnom Penh
Certainly, the beauty of the city of Phnom Penh is illustrated by these beautiful monuments. Nevertheless, exploring the city will not be complete without visiting some unmissable places.
Continue your historic tour to the famous Cheung Ek Genocide Museum. This visit will pay tribute to the 17,000 people who lost their lives during the bloody Khmer Rouge regime. A tragic parenthesis enhancing however the importance of this historical page in the heart of the Cambodians.
After this historical digression, make way for the relaxation by going through the shady alleys of the quay Sisowath. You can also take a boat to admire the city along the Mekong River. Do not forget, however, to take a trip to Phsar Chas, the colourful and vibrant old market, the epitome of the city of Phnom Penh.