Phnom Penh, Cambodia: Travel/Tourist Information Guide
Top things to do Nightlife, Bars & Clubs Accommodation Tours & Excursions Getting around / Transport
Phnom Penh is the capital city of Cambodia. It is also once known as the "Pearl of Asia". This is Cambodia's economic, political, industrial, and cultural heritage. It is located at the confluence of three rivers, the Mekong River, the Basaac River, and the Tonle Sap. It is the wealthiest and most populous city in Cambodia. The city is known to have the most beautiful and historical architectures in Cambodia. This includes the Royal Palace, the Silver Pagoda, the National Museum, the Toul Sleng Genocide Museum, the Choeng Ek Killing Fields, and Wat Phnom. There are a lot of attractions and free activities, bars and discos, and day trips and excursions. There are also a lot of cheap places to stay for a night or more.
Arriving In Phnom Penh
Phnom Penh can be reached by domestic and international flights, overland, and speedboat from provinces nearby. From the Phnom Penh International Airport and Port of Phnom Penh, there are motorcycle taxis and car taxis available. Motorcycle taxis' prices start from $2. Car taxis' prices range from $5-$7. Phnom Penh is an easy city to get around. Public transportations are all over Phnom Penh.