Cambodia
The perfect 6 days itinerary

Cambodia, a Southeast Asian nation, is known for its rich history, vibrant culture, and stunning landscapes. From the ancient temples of Angkor Wat to the bustling streets of Phnom Penh and the tranquil beaches of Sihanoukville, Cambodia offers a diverse range of experiences. The country's cuisine, influenced by its history and geography, is another highlight. Let's dive into the itinerary for your 6-day trip to this fascinating country.

What to do in Cambodia?

This 6 days itinerary is the perfect guide to the best things to see in Cambodia. It includes day-by-day activities, travel tips, and the top places to visit.

Day 1: Arrival in Phnom Penh

Morning

Arrive in Phnom Penh, the capital city of Cambodia. Check into your hotel and freshen up.

Afternoon

Visit the Royal Palace, a complex of buildings which serves as the royal residence of the king of Cambodia. Explore the Silver Pagoda located within the Royal Palace compound.

Evening

Stroll along the riverside, enjoy the view and have dinner at one of the many restaurants overlooking the Mekong River.


Day 2: Exploring Phnom Penh

Morning

Visit the Tuol Sleng Genocide Museum, a former high school which was used as the notorious Security Prison 21 (S-21) by the Khmer Rouge regime.

Afternoon

Head to the Choeung Ek Genocidal Center, better known as the Killing Fields, where the Khmer Rouge executed over one million people.

Evening

Explore the Central Market, a large market constructed in 1937 in the shape of a dome with four arms branching out into vast hallways with countless stalls of goods.


Day 3: Travel to Siem Reap

Morning

Travel from Phnom Penh to Siem Reap by bus or flight. Check into your hotel and freshen up.

Afternoon

Visit the Angkor National Museum, an archaeological museum dedicated to the collection, preservation and presentation of Angkorian artifacts.

Evening

Explore the vibrant Pub Street, a street full of bars, restaurants, and shops.


Day 4: Exploring Angkor Wat

Morning

Visit Angkor Wat, the largest religious monument in the world. Explore the temple complex and marvel at the intricate carvings.

Afternoon

Head to Angkor Thom, the last and most enduring capital city of the Khmer empire. Visit the Bayon Temple, known for its giant stone faces.

Evening

Enjoy a traditional Khmer dance performance at one of the local theaters.


Day 5: Travel to Sihanoukville

Morning

Travel from Siem Reap to Sihanoukville by bus or flight. Check into your hotel and freshen up.

Afternoon

Relax on the beautiful beaches of Sihanoukville. Try water sports like snorkeling and scuba diving.

Evening

Enjoy fresh seafood at one of the beachside restaurants.


Day 6: Departure

Morning

Spend your last day relaxing on the beach or exploring the local markets for souvenirs.

Afternoon

Prepare for your departure. Transfer to the airport for your flight home.


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