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Phnom Penh is the largest city and vibrant bustling capital of Cambodia, commercial city, culture and tourism center. And the city is Situated at the confluence of three rivers, the great Tonle Sap, the mighty Mekong and the Bassac.
The Phnom Penh whole area/size that’s included the outskirts of the city is about 376 square kilometres big. within population are currently 2,009,264 people living in the capital
The city is also the link to an other territories of Cambodia world heritage sites, the largest religious complex building around the world, the temples of Angkor in the west, the beaches of the southern coast and the ethnic minorities of the North-eastern provinces. There are also a wide variety of services including five star hotels and budget guest houses, fine international dining, sidewalk noodle shops, neighbourhood pubs international discos and more.
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- Going Around city with Tuk Tuk
Actually, transportation to go around city is unavoidable when we are traveling from a place to a place, then Tuk Tuk is one of the popularity land transportation to go in and also to out Phnom Penh city
Getting an English knowledgeable local driver is a better choice to go around
Spending an hour or 2 hours to explore the city within your English well spoken Tuk Tuk driver is see Phnom Penh city has been developed so far since the city or whole country worked out from the civil war
2 . Royal Palace and Silver Pagoda
The address of the Royal palace is staying alongside of Sisowath quay of Tole Sap river and Basac River, and the the palace is now the home to His Majesty Preah Bat smdech Preah Norodom Sihanouk and Her Majesty Preah Reach Akka-Mohesey Norodom Monineath.
Silver Pagoda is located inside of the palace compounds and the silver pagoda is taken name from the silver title floor of the pagoda which it’s covered from the entrance to backside of the temple. And also the pagoda is of one the Cambodia Buddhism temple but it been served for royal families and their high cabinet officials to attend to do the chanting.
5. National Museum Galley
Museum of Cambodia in Phnom Penh capital is well known that is address is on street 13 and between street 178 and street 182 and the backside street is 19 and close to royal palace fences, the royal palace is a yellow building and national museum is a red building.
6. night market
the local food stores are being installed in phnom penh night which everyone can go to look get some of desirable foods for you to have a food tasted. beside Cambodia delicious foods they are also being provided local souvenir products which they are handicrafts. how to get direction to the market, it’s staying on Sisowath boulevard and it’s between street 106 and 108, backside of street 13. Riverside tourist spot area of Phnom Penh.
7. Wat Phnom Hill
Wat Phnom entrance
Wat phnom in Phnom Penh city is the highest hill in the town and also one of the holy Buddhism temples among other across the capital city of the kingdom, and also the temple was built in 1373 at the top of 27 meters-high hill. the hill is became popular by people who living in phnom penh and across the country.
3. Enjoy cold beer on sunset boat cruise
Certainly, sitting on the top roof of riverside cruise at evening “before sun goes down then to view the sunset along river and staying on top roof of the big boat cruise” is one of a must thing to do it’s to release to tension or tiredness by viewing and getting fresh air from the big and clear rivers. Just seeing the pic of river cruise along the rivers of Phnom Penh.
8 . Alongside of Sisowath Quay
Sisowath quay in Phnom Penh City
Actually, river quay is a good place to start your waking tour to go alongside of riverside in Phnom Penh, and it is also a good sightseeing tour. a great time to walk is at morning, it’s a cold time to walk passing to view some businesses at early morning has been already started before sunrise. moreover if you would like to have a good time to walk throughout the quay then late evening is the best time to run or walk to up and down and if you get tired you also can go relax in a bar or restaurant, nearby. the best site to start your evening walking tour is from street 106 till reaching to street 178, street 106 is night market then street 178 is close to Royal palace and national museum art gallery.
The walking on Sisowath Quay distance between street 240 “Royal Palace” till reach street 90 Wat Phnom Hill is a great spot for your walking tour to go and see things along the way to there. and the best place for you to have a sit within good foods and beer is between street 108 till reaching to street 178. Please keep straight on riverside road.
9. Shopping at Central or Russian Market
Tol Tum Pong and well known as Russian Market in Phnom Penh
The Russian market is a well known by oversea tourists who had visited the city of Phnom Penh and popular name which it’s being called by Cambodian local peoples is called Toul Pom Pong market. So if those of you talk about Russian market to Cambodians then they mightn’t know “what are you talking about ?”
The central market in city is also one of the visited tourist markets. you can be found a lot cheat things there like clothes, books, second hand products are available in the both markets.
10. Shopping in Malls
Aeon Mall along Sothearos boulavath in phnom penh
in the last past 12 years so far, then new shopping malls are being started to develop to up to date
all of the new buildings are being constructed in city from day to day, there are new building along Sisowath road which it’s heading to national assembly and it’s close to diamond island.
11. S21 Toul Sleng Genocide Museum
12. The choeung ek of Killing Fields
13. Visiting the Kun Khmer Kickboxing Club
14. Koh Dach Mekong Silk villagers
15. Bati river temple
Cambodia Fire Range Outdoor Phnom Penh is also listed in 100 things to do in Phnom Penh Plz scroll down on page 75
100 Things to Do in Phnom Penh
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