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  1. Kep

Discovered and exploited by French about a century ago, Kep is known for possessing hidden beauty from rare peace and serenity. The attraction of Kep mainly consists of blue beaches, old French villas, lovely coffee shops and small, rustic bungalows. Today, Kep still owns wild, pristine landscape, not much impacted of tourism yet.

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Kep Beach

Kep Beach -source: internet

  1. Tonle Sap Lake

Tonle Sap is the largest freshwater lake in Southeast Asia and the most important lake in Cambodia. The lake widens and changes dramatically each season. From November to May, it is dry season in Cambodia, water in Tonle Sap is shallow. Meanwhile, in the rainy season, the level of water is much higher with many floating villages of inhabitants there. Sitting on the boat and sightseeing Tonle Sap will be an opportunity for visitors to understand better the lives of people here.

Tonle Sap Lake

Tonle Sap Lake – source: internet

  1. Koh Ta Kiev Island

Situated closer to the mainland in the island communities of Sihanoukville City, Koh Ta Kiev is a small island just an hour away by boat. Koh Ta Kiev is famous for factory of Syn Absinthe alcohol. In addition to visiting alcohol factory, visitors can swim in clear blue water or sunbathe on the pristine, deserted beach. In particular, Koh Ta Kiev has diverse marine ecosystem. It would be favorite destination of the tourists who love scuba diving. Cambodia travel tours

Kov Ta Kiev Island

Kov Ta Kiev Island – source: internet

  1. Battambang

Battambang is often overlooked by many Cambodian tourists, which is quite understandable because there is no beautiful beach and majestic temple here. However, in fact, the second largest city of Cambodia has many things to explore that little do people know. Tourists visiting Battambang in Cambodia are very excited about a unique means of transport called Norris or Bamboo Train.

Bamboo Train in Battambang

Bamboo Train in Battambang -source: internet

  1. Bokor National Park

If you are a tourist who enjoys exploring nature, Bokor National Park will be the most attractive destination you should not miss. The park was established in 1993 on an extremely large area, inside the park there are numerous plant and animal species. Not only that, Bokor Hill Station area is the place where people visit the most because it was once a resort of French colonial era. It can be said that in this resort, there is no shortage of anything, from school, post office, casino, church to hotel…

Bokor Hill Station in Bokor National Park

Bokor Hill Station in Bokor National Park – source: internet

Although Cambodia is small and only famous for Angkor Wat, there are a lot less known destinations yet amazing you should not miss. 10 places above would help you explore and feel the beauty of Cambodia to the fullest.

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