Learn More about Cambodia
We have compiled some of our favorite things to do in Cambodia along with some Cambodia travel tips to make sure that you don’t miss anything on your luxury vacation. Take your time as your peruse our Cambodia travel information to learn about travel in Cambodia and we will make sure to incorporate all of your must-see destinations into your customized travel itinerary!
Start your luxury Cambodian vacation in Phnom Penh, a vibrant up-and-coming city with a tumultuous past. Absolute Travel knows Cambodia’s highlights and lesser-known sites such as the Silver Pagoda, where you can admire its 5,000 gleaming tiles that seem to magically glisten in the sun. In Phnom Penh you can also see the original Khmer sculpture collection in the National Museum and visit the hilltop temple of Wat Phnom to see its elaborate frescoes.
Phnom Penh is also an excellent place to learn about Cambodia’s somber history under the oppressive Khmer Rouge. Visit the Tuol Sleng, a museum that was once a detention and interrogation center and head to outskirts of the city to Choeung Ek, one of the infamous killings fields that now mar the country’s exquisite landscape.
Of course, our tours of Cambodia include the majestic Angkor Archaeological Park, where you can stroll the massive Royal City of Angkor Thom, which includes Bayon’s pyramid-like temple that is topped with four gigantic carved heads. As you learn about Cambodia travel you will be amazed by these ancient structures such as the the delicate and ornate Banteay Srei; Angkor Wat Temple; and Ta Phrom, whose mystical atmosphere and fig trees will stay fresh in your mind long after you have returned home.