Enjoy the very best of Angkor Wat with these itineraries:
  • The Temples of Angkor
  • Cambodia’s Top 10 Temples
  • The Khmer Empire in One Week
  • Happy New Year, Cambodia Style
  • Two Weeks of Khmer Architecture and History
  • One Day in Phnom Penh
Explore what Angkor Wat has to offer.

Recommendations for the top sights, recreation, entertainment, hotels, and food in:

    • Siem Reap and Vicinity
    • Phnom Penh and Vicinity
    • Angkor including Angkor Wat and Angkor Thom, The Temples of Angkor, and Vicinity of Angkor
    • Excursions including Bateay Chhmar and Around, Sambor Prei Kuk and Around, Preah Khan, Koh Ker, Preah Vihear, Battambang and Vicinity


Resources include a Khmer Phrasebook


A group of young monks, their robes a luminous orange, cross the causeway. A stone’s throw away, rice paddies and golden temple roofs of Angkor shimmer in the morning sun. Monkeys swing from the trees and elephants stand in the shade nearby, waiting for passengers.

This is the trip of a lifetime. It will leave you with a new sense of wonder — and some great stories to share. Expert traveler Tom Vater tells you everything youneed to know to make this trip possible inMoon Angkor Wat: Including Siem Reap & Phnom Penh:

  • How to get there, how long it will take, and where to stop along the way — including information on the cities of Siem Riep, Battambang, and Phnom Penh as well as excursions to remote temples
  • How to choose the best means of transportation, whether you’re traveling by tuk-tuk, taxi, motorbike, or bicycle
  • Background on authentic cultural experiences, from street food feasts to New Year’s celebrations — and where to find them
  • Day-by-day itinerary suggestions

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