Phnom Penh Tours: All Tours & Activities

We found 19 things to do in Phnom Penh

Culture Discovery In Phnom Penh

Phnom Penh is the vibrant bustling capital of Cambodia. Here in this tour, are many interesting touristy sites. Beside National Museum, Wat Phnom, there are some several market places selling carvings, paintings, silk, silver gems…

Duration: 3 Hours

Languages: English

$31.00
(per person)

Combination Of Culture And History - Full Day Tour

The capital city of Cambodia

Duration: 9 Hours

Languages: English

$59.00
(per person)

Phnom Penh Insight - Half Day Tour - Min 2 Pax

This tour will explore the capital of Cambodia. 2 destinations must-be-visited are Royal Palace and Silver Pagoda. The Royal Palace is known as the residence of the King of Cambodia, his family and foreign dignitaries,…

Duration: 3 Hours

Languages: English

$37.00
(per person)

Biking To Phnom Udong - Fullday Tour - Private Tour

Udong is functioned as the capital of Cambodia between 1618 and 1866 and is home to impressive Khmer architecture that resembles the glory days of Cambodia. This tour will give you much experiences of Cambodia.…

Duration: 8 Hours

Languages: English

$86.00
(per person)

Discovery Of Phnom Penh City - Half Day Tour - Private Tour

You will have opportunity to discover the beauty of Cambodia

Duration: 4 Hours

Languages: English

$30.00
(per person)

River Cruise From Oudong To Phnom Penh - Private Tour

Oudong is functioned as the former capital of Cambodia between the early 17th century and late 19th century. Nowadays Oudong still holds great significance as the three hills are home to various stupas containing the…

Duration: 9 Hours

Languages: English

$96.00
(per person)

Genocide History - A Sorrowful Past Of Cambodian - Half-Day Tour

The Tuol Sleng Genocide Museum is a museum in Phnom Penh, the capital of Cambodia, chronicling the Cambodian genocide. The site is a former high school which was used as the notorious Security Prison 21…

Duration: 3 Hours

Languages: English

$31.00
(per person)

Discover Phnom Penh - Siem Reap 4D3N - Arrival Pm - Private Tour

This tour will be ideal for tourists, who love enjoying the two most well-known cities of Cambodia. To Phnom Penh, you will make a circuit of the capital with highlight points combined with culture (Royal…

Duration: 4 Days - 3 Nights

Languages: English

$170.00
(per person)

Biking To Kampong Thom - Sambor Prei Kuk - Private Tour

You will take two hours to bike ride passing beautiful paddy fields, local villages and you will be met along the way by warm smiles from the friendly local villagers. Reach the temples and meet…

Duration: 8 Hours

Languages: English

$69.00
(per person)

Phnom Penh Insight 3D2N - Arrival Am - Private Tour

For tourists, who want to stay at Phnom Penh to discover all the attractive destinations of the capital city of Cambodia, this tour will give a combination visit of culture and history. Culture consists of…

Duration: 3 Days - 2 Nights

Languages: English

$113.00
(per person)

About Phnom Penh

Phnom Penh is the largest city in Central of Cambodia and is the capital of politics, culture and commerce of the Kingdom of Cambodia. It is one of the most important destinations of tourism in Cambodia. Phnom Penh today bustles with modern facilities, expensive cars or sometimes  with motorbikes and pedicabs on crowd streets. The local people always have warm smiles to welcome foreign visitors to their historic city. To Phnom Penh, there are some landmarks and famous monuments not to be missed:

Royal Palace, Phnom Penh with two Silver Pagoda and Luc Bao Buddhist Temple is one of the most popular attractions of tourism in Cambodia, Wat Phnom temple, National Museum of Cambodia, Tuol Sleng Genocide Museum (S-21 prison)

Phnom Penh once was known as the "Pearl of Asia" in 1920. Along with Siem Reap, they become two most attractive places to domestic and international tourists by many architectural influence of French architecture and many excellent works of Khmer architecture. A great holiday for discovery this city will not dissatisfy you on journey of exploring Asia countries.

Top things to do in Phnom Penh

Cambodia is one of the newest tourist attractions in the world with Phnom Penh is the capital which is also one of the most important destinations of tourism in Cambodia that tourists should not miss. Ancient sightseeing and famous monuments brings Phnom Penh an old but also a very special feelings of modern life that will make visitors have unforgettable memories.

1. Wat Phnom

Wat Phnom is the sacred temple and is one of the most important temples in Phnom Penh. Every year, it attracts pilgrims from all over the country and is the attraction not to be missed by tourists traveling to this country. Wat Phnom is often organizes concerts, festivals and attracts many Khmer people in New Year Eve in Cambodia. The temple has been restored several times, the latest renovated was in 1926 will make visitors surprise with its unique paintings on the walls, the temple sanctuary…

2. Royal Palace & Silver Pagoda

Cambodia Royal Palace (Preah Barom Reachea Absent Chaktomuk) was built after King Norodom moved from Oudong to Phnom Penh capital in 1800. The palace was built to serve the accommodation and living of monarch and his family, it also the place where the throne, the diplomatic etiquette and royal ceremonies happened. Royal Palace is also a symbol of the whole Cambodia. Along with Silver Pagoda, it is attract many international tourists with its palaces, buildings and gardens architecture.

3. Tuol Sleng Genocide Museum

If you travel to Cambodia then you cannot forget to visit a popular tourist destination which is the Tuol Sleng Genocide Museum in Phnom Penh city center. This museum will make you feel a little creepy when you step in because of its torture scenery of the Khmer Rouge period from 1975 to 1979. The museum containing a lot of relics like photos of victims and many other documentaries of the genocide of the Khmer Rouge, the museum was used to be Khmer Rouge prison where detained about 17.000 innocent people.

4. Choeung Ek Memorial

Perhaps there is nowhere in the world can make tourists just heartbreaking and sympathetic as Choeung Ek Memorial (The killing fields). This is where the Pol-pot genocidal have massacred millions of Cambodians in the 70s of the 20th century. Nowadays, this place still remaining church, the grave of the victims and a tower exhibited hundreds of bones, skulls of the victims. Each grave contains explanations, such as grave of headless victims, grave of mothers and babies...

5. The Independence Monument

The Independence Monument was started construction in 1958 and opened in 1962 to mark the ninth year of Cambodian independence from foreign oppression. This place is the work of the Cambodian architect named Vann Molyvann, the monument use almost all of the traditional motifs of ancient Khmer architecture which stimulated Angkor Wat and other historical sites of Cambodia. During national holidays, especially on the Independence Day, this places held many activities and important events.

Best time to visit Phnom Penh

Cambodia has tropical climate with the average temperature around 26.7 degrees C.
From November to February: this is the best time to visit Cambodia in general and Phnom Penh in particular, the weather in Cambodia in this season is very dry and cool due to the northeast monsoon.
In April & May: This is the hottest period in Cambodia with the temperature is more than 40 ° C, but there are many festivals of Khmer people in April for visitors to explore.
In July & August: this is the rainy and flood season so it is very difficult to travel some places in Cambodia.

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