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Full-Day Phnom Penh Sightseeing Tour
"Meet up with your guide just outside your Phnom Penh hotel and hop in comfortable air-conditioned transportation bound for your first stop. Begin your tour at Cambodia’s Royal Palace which stands majestically in the city centre just off the riverfront area. Several buildings are open to visitors including the ‘Silver Pagoda’ whose floor is lined with solid silver tiles. Continue to the National Museum. Located in a fabulous old build the Museum is filled with art and artifacts dating back to the pre-Angkorian era. At the north end of the city is the hilltop pagoda of Wat Phnom for which the capital was named. Climb the stairs to the top of the hill for fabulous views of the city below.In the afternoon take a look into the country’s tragic recent history with a tour of Tuol Sleng Prison (S-21) and the Killing Fields at sobering reminders of the evils of the Khmer Rouge regime. Although not a joyful tour visiting these monuments unlocks keys to understanding the development of this still developing country. In between there is also time for a visit to the ‘Russian Market’. Test out your bargaining skills as you wander through the stalls filled with souve local handicrafts
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Half-Day Tuol Sleng Museum and Cheung Ek Killing Fields
"Pick up from your Phnom Penh hotel by your guide and driver and transfer to the Toul Sleng Museum (Prison S21). During the Pol Pot regime Toul Sleng formerly a high school (Toul Svay Pre School) was converted to a detention center known as S21. After interrogation and often torture prisoners were transferred to ‘Killing Fields’ where they were often tortured again and brutally killed. Today the building houses exhibit paintings and photographs of many of the victims. Visitors can see the crude cells built in the classrooms and the located just outside the city center. It was a Chinese Cemetery before it became the Khmer Rouge’s best known Killing Field. The remains of almost 9000 bodies have been excavated from mass graves in this area. A memorial stupa has been erected and displays over 5000 human skulls
From $58.00
 
Private Tour: Phnom Penh City Tour including the Silver Pagoda
"Phnom Penh the capital of Cambodia was a bustling commercial hub during French colonial days and today has re-established itself as the political and financial center of the country. Its rich historical past can be traced to the Khmer and French influence evident in the ornate Khmer-style take a sobering look at Cambodia's disturbing past with a visit to the Tuol Sleng Museum a testament to Cambodia's recent bloody past under the Khmer Rouge regime. This tour operator is the 2007 Conde Naste winner of the Best Operator category in the World Saver Awards""""Explore Phnom Penh on this full-day private tour
From $120.00

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Central Market

Cambodida is famous for it's cheaper labor cost, big business in making clothes. We were told my some Chinese people doing business there that the Central market is definitely a good place to get the...
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venyi
Feb 04, 2004

Souvenir Shopping

We bought so much we felt like jack@sses, but when we got home we wished we'd bought more. The cotton scarves (kramas) are fabulous - they're cheap and can be given away as gifts or used as...
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D_Shannon
Oct 10, 2003

The shops will come to you...

In the bus from Phmon Penh to Saigon, we stopped at the Mekong River in order to cross it on a ferry. While we were there stopped, a bunch of local vendors came INTO the bus offering all kind of food...
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SirRichard
Sep 22, 2003

Psar Thmei (New Market) Phnom Penh

We wandered the market for about 2 hours and were amazed by the range of goods offered. The stall holders were pleasant, lots of Hallo's but not pushy.The gold and jewellery sections were just amazing...
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jmmorgan
Jun 10, 2003

Central Market (Phnom Penh)

The Central Market is a prime shopping stop that should be a part to anyone's visit to Phnom Penh. There you will find a wide variety of merchandise, including local crafts and various imports (mostly...
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Nomad_2001
Apr 25, 2003

To go shopping, you may use some Riels

Herebye, a very uncommon 100 Riels bill. As far as I remember, worth about 2,3 ¢US... I doubt you will see a similar, the ladies that gave it back to me said she was a bit ashame to give me such small...
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LeDragon
Apr 10, 2003
 
 
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Gas Station

If you rent a motorcycle you will have to visit a gas station. Or you can buy the fuel from one of many roadside stands that you will see. The fuel is usually pre-bottled for you and you buy it by the...
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herzog63
Oct 06, 2002

Rehab Craft

good buys, money is used to support Cambodians with disabilities.... Silk purses, silk scarves... wood, silver... from US$3.00 - 100.00
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racayadi
May 08, 2007

Souvenirs

Inside temples area there is the shop of this beautiful girl (in the picture). Sophal sell T-shirt, neck-lace, souvenirs, drinks. She is very nice and gentle.
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Pierangelo
Dec 23, 2005

Market Mania

The Central Market may be huge and does have a nice outdoor flower section, but nothing in Penang Pehn beats the Russia market for local handicrafts and fun souvenirs. Scarves, particularly silk.
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Oct 10, 2003

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Royal Palace

The palace is a complex of several buildings in the center of Phnom Penh right on the banks of the Mekong river. To reach this place, if you walk from the riverside which is a beautiful stroll you'll...
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Angkor Wat

Angkor is the capital of the Khmer Empire from the ninth to the fifteenth centuries AD. It is the largest city in the world in the twelfth century AD and the tourist capital of Cambodia since ancient...
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Angkor Wat

Angkor Wat, the main temple of Angkor temple complex, one of the seven world wonders. The names Angkor and Angkor Wat are sometimes confused. And of course Angkor Wat, the largest religious building...
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Phnom Sampeau

Besides the market, if you walk near the riverside you will find this food stalls which is open only in the evening. This is a favourite place for local Cambodians, you can have local food, barbecue...
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Wat Krom Temple

The temple is three kilometer from down town center and is close to central market Phsar Leu. You can take a tuk tuk or hire one. First thing I notice that this temple is full with statues inside the...
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Victory Gate

The Victory Gate is an entrance and exit on the east side of Angkor Thom. I passed through near the end of the trip when I wanted to visit a few sites a second time. The photos were taken around...
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