Cambodia Tourism has different types of tours for visitors to choose. Therefore, no matter how many times you travel to Cambodia, each time also leaves you new experiences in the country. If you have ever experienced the traditional tour to Phnom Penh and Siem Reap, let try exploring what to do in Southern Cambodia, where Kampot and Sihanoulville are pretty famous destination. Indochina tours Cambodia
Widely regarded as one of new the tourist destinations in Cambodia relatively, the Kampot lies along gentle and quiet River Kampong and is one of the fruit granary of Cambodia. Argiculture in Kampot relatively developed with laden orchards of which durian is a specialty. Unlike busy Sihanoulville, Kampot brings classic beauty with mix architecture of France and Cambodia. This is an ideal place for anyone who is looking for a difference of life and enjoy peaceful moments of living.
Going to Kampot, visitors can enjoy the spectacular scenery of Bokor Mountain and from here, you can see the whole Kep city, a poetic and charm seaside city. And watching the sunset from the peak of Bokor Mountain is interesting experience that cannot be missed. Cambodia travel tours
Bokor Hill Station on Phnom Bokor (Bokor Mountain) is a complex of buildings featuring colonial architecture on the mountain (including hotels, casinos, churches, royal palaces, etc) built by the French in the early 1920s to complete the Kep resort which had been widely known. In the 1990s, people dubbed Bokor as “the most exotic places in the world” and called it “ghost town” because of its mysterious looks and its ruins. That makes reputation for it to the present. And tour to Bokor is probably the most popular tour in Kampot.
Compared with the new Kep City that travelers are recently interested in, Sihanoukville is known long time ago and attracts thousands of tourists, especially for those who love beach holidays. The coastal town of Sihanoukville is ranked as the best beach spot in Cambodia, with clean and pristine beaches such as Otres or Ochheuteal beach, etc.
For tourists who are interested in discovering the beauty of island, they can take a cruise from Sihanoukville to famous islands like Koh Russei and Koh Rong which bring glamorous beauty with blue sea reflected by the deep green mangroves in the water.
Near the island Koh Rong, Samloem Koh Rong island also possesses excellent sandy beach. In addtion, there is also Koh Ta Kiev Island situated off Sihanoukville and relatively unspoiled Koh Totang which is suitable for diving activities to explore the world sea full of excitement. The best time to dive is from May 10 to June 6. If you only come for rest and relaxation, the island will be the best choice. There are no luxury hotels, attractive resorts, but there is enough of the basic needs for your holiday.
Currently, there are increasing number of tourists who want to book tour to visit Kampot and Sihanoukville. Cambodia not only appeals visitors by its monuments, world heritages and Khmer cultural architecture but also attract visitors by beautiful pristine beaches and islands, precious asset of the country.