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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

More Things to Do in Cambodia

hit the beach

Cambodia has a well kept secret. They have some of the nicest beaches in Southeast Asia and since not that many people know about them, they are nearly tourist free. I will have to admit, it was not...
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May 07, 2005

Angkor Thom

Angkor Thom is like the "heart" of the Angkor Wat temples complex. Is a cuadrangular shaped area including the Royal Palaces, the main temples and some other small complex, all surrounded by walls and...
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Mar 08, 2004

The Bayon

The Bayon is one of the main temples in Angkor Wat. Is located inside Angkor Thom, in the very centre of all the complex.It is an "open air" temple, organised in "terraces" or levels, with many...
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Mar 08, 2004

Tonle Sap

Tonle Sap is the inmense lake you will see in the maps in the middle of the country. Is in fact the 2nd largest in Asia (after Baikal) and is a main way of transport in the country, when rains make...
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SirRichard
Mar 24, 2004

Angkor Wat

It would be easy to say Angkor Wat is over hyped. It is an attraction that some tourists fly to right from Bangkok as a day trip despite considerable cost. It is fast becoming the number one...
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Dec 01, 2005

A visit to the capital of Phnom Penh is essential

Phnom Penh offers a chaotic sensory assault with its odd mix of gentle Asian beauty and raucous Wild West sensibilities. From the clandestine tourist areas to the squalor of its backstreets, one is...
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May 07, 2005
 
 
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Visit Banteay Srei

Banteay Srei (the citadel of women) is one of the most beautiful and elaborately decorated of all the temples and is about 30 kms NE of Siem Reap. It was not built by a king but by a minister to King...
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Mar 18, 2006

Tonle Sap Lake

Tonle Sap is the largest freshwater lake in Southeast Asia and provides a living for more than 1 million people living on and around the lake. The fisheries of Tonle Sap provide the main source of...
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Apr 09, 2006

Siem Reap is a surprising pleasure

Siem Reap really cannot be avoided if you want to visit Angkor Wat, the prime tourist attraction of Cambodia. The surprising thing is just how nice a place it is despite an obvious chance for it to be...
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Dec 01, 2005

Aspara Dance Show

Angkor Mondial Restaurant - the show consists of beautifully costumed women, young men and a plentiful buffet.Dinner is a wide array of seafood, veggies, rices and Chicken/Beef Satai.The music is...
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Aug 10, 2005

Phnom Penh

There are quite some things to see in Cambodia's capitol...the King's Palace, the Silver Pagoda aswell as the reminders of the cruel reign of the Khmer Rouge.Do walk along the promenade of the river...
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Feb 27, 2005

Ta Prohm

This temple was left over to the jungle completely! The French discoverers decided to leave one temple like they found the whole complex. Ta Prohm was built at the end of the 12th century by...
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Nov 05, 2009

Ta Prohm

Ta Prohm - dedicated to the memory of Jayavarman VII's mother. This temple is in the natural state in which it was rediscovered - untouched by archeologists except for structural strengthening. It was...
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Apr 08, 2006

S21 Genocide Museum

This is not for the fainthearted.What makes this place all the more gruesome is that all this took place less than 30 years ago and that what was originally a school could be turned into something so...
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mad4travel
Feb 16, 2005

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