36 days in Cambodia Itinerary

36 days in Cambodia Itinerary

Created using Inspirock Cambodia tour itinerary maker

This plan was created by another user. Make it your plan

Route & dates

Start: Split
Fly:  19 h 30 min
1
Siem Reap
— 8 nights
Drive:  1 h 45 min
2
Svay Leu
— 1 night
Drive:  2 h 15 min
3
Anlong Veng
— 1 night
+3
Taxi + Fly + Drive + Ferry:  5 h 15 min
4
Koh Rong
— 2 nights
Ferry + Taxi:  2 h
5
Sihanoukville
— 4 nights
Drive:  2 h
6
Kep
— 3 nights
Drive:  2 h 30 min
7
Phnom Penh
— 4 nights
Bus:  5 h 30 min
8
Sen Monorom
— 2 nights
Drive:  9 h 15 min
9
Battambang
— 5 nights
Drive:  6 h 30 min
10
Kampot
— 3 nights
Drive + Fly:  24 h
End: Split

8
nights
Siem Reap

Siem Reap ©
Once a small village in northwest Cambodia, Siem Reap now serves as a gateway to the Angkor region's World Heritage-listed temple and other attractions.
Get a sense of the local culture at Angkor Wat and Ta Prohm. Get outdoors at Kayaking & Canoeing and Angkor Wat Putt. There's still lots to do: delve into the distant past at Bayon Temple, see the interesting displays at Angkor National Museum, steep yourself in history at Baphuon Temple, and take in the spiritual surroundings of Seng English Speaking Tuk Tuk & Car Driver.

For other places to visit, ratings, where to stay, and tourist information, refer to the Siem Reap road trip planner.

Split, Croatia to Siem Reap is an approximately 19.5- hour flight. Due to the time zone difference, you'll lose 6 hours traveling from Split to Siem Reap. When traveling from Split in October, plan for a bit warmer days and much hotter nights in Siem Reap: temperatures range from 36°C by day to 29°C at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 15th (Thu) early enough to travel to Svay Leu.

Things to do in Siem Reap

Historic Sites Tours Outdoors

Side Trip

Ta Som
Highlights from your plan
Preah Khan ©
Preah Khan
Seng English Speaking Tuk Tuk & Car Driver ©
Seng English Speaking Tuk Tuk & Car Driver
Angkor Wat ©
Angkor Wat

1
night
Svay Leu

Svay Leu ©
On the 16th (Fri), steep yourself in history at Peung Kom Nuo and then explore the ancient world of Beng Mealea.

For other places to visit, where to stay, traveler tips, and tourist information, use the Svay Leu online visit planner.

Drive from Siem Reap to Svay Leu in 2 hours. In October, daily temperatures in Svay Leu can reach 36°C, while at night they dip to 29°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 16th (Fri) early enough to travel to Anlong Veng.

Things to do in Svay Leu

Historic Sites

Side Trip

Beng Mealea
Highlights from your plan
Beng Mealea ©
Beng Mealea
Peung Kom Nuo ©
Peung Kom Nuo

1
night
Anlong Veng

Anlong Veng ©
Kick off your visit on the 17th (Sat): stroll through Cambodia Wildlife Sanctuary.

To see reviews, ratings, maps, and tourist information, refer to the Anlong Veng road trip website.

Traveling by car from Svay Leu to Anlong Veng takes 2.5 hours. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 17th (Sat) to allow time to travel to Koh Rong.

Things to do in Anlong Veng

Wildlife Parks
Highlights from your plan
Cambodia Wildlife Sanctuary ©
Cambodia Wildlife Sanctuary

2
nights
Koh Rong

Koh Rong ©
A slice of paradise in the Gulf of Thailand, the island of Koh Rong stands out as one of Cambodia's premier beachside escapes.
Kick off your visit on the 18th (Sun): stroll through Long Set Beach, enjoy the sand and surf at Coconut Beach, and then have some family-friendly fun at Kohrong Blob Jump. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 19th (Mon): tour the pleasant surroundings at Long Beach, then stroll through Sok San Beach, and then learn about wildlife with up-close encounters at Jungle zoo.

For ratings, maps, traveler tips, and other tourist information, you can read our Koh Rong travel planner.

Do a combination of taxi, flight, and ferry from Anlong Veng to Koh Rong in 5.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of car, bus, and ferry; or do a combination of car, bus, and ferry. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 19th (Mon) so you can travel to Sihanoukville.

Things to do in Koh Rong

Parks Beaches Outdoors
Highlights from your plan
Long Set Beach ©
Long Set Beach
Sok San Beach ©
Sok San Beach

4
nights
Sihanoukville

Sihanoukville ©
Sihanoukville, a relatively new city built around the country's first deepwater port, has been developing into a tourist destination in recent years.
Classic Car Showroom & Jewelry Boutique and Wat Krom Temple are good opportunities to explore the local culture. Relax by the water at Serendipity Beach and Otres Beach. Next up on the itinerary: enjoy the sand and surf at Ochheuteal Beach, make a splash at Buddy Land Water Park, look for gifts at Samudera, and tour the pleasant surroundings at Hawai Beach.

To find maps, photos, where to stay, and more tourist information, refer to the Sihanoukville trip planner.

Do a combination of ferry and taxi from Koh Rong to Sihanoukville in 2 hours. Finish your sightseeing early on the 23rd (Fri) to allow enough time to drive to Kep.

Things to do in Sihanoukville

Beaches Outdoors Parks
Highlights from your plan
Otres Beach ©
Otres Beach
Serendipity Beach ©
Serendipity Beach
Ochheuteal Beach ©
Ochheuteal Beach

3
nights
Kep

Kep
The seaside resort of Kep boasts a relaxed and relaxing atmosphere, and a number of points of interest, both natural and man-made.
Eschew the tourist crowds and head to Kep National Park and Koh Tonsay (Rabbit Island). You'll get in some beach time at Kep Beach and Angkul Beach. And it doesn't end there: relax in the rural setting at Sothy's Pepper Farm, take in the exciting artwork at Black Cat Kep, and discover the deep blue sea with a scuba or snorkeling tour.

For photos, where to stay, and tourist information, you can read our Kep trip planner.

Traveling by car from Sihanoukville to Kep takes 2 hours. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 26th (Mon) to allow time to drive to Phnom Penh.

Things to do in Kep

Parks Outdoors Nature
Highlights from your plan
Kep National Park
Kep National Park
Sothy's Pepper Farm ©
Sothy's Pepper Farm
Angkul Beach ©
Angkul Beach

4
nights
Phnom Penh

Phnom Penh ©
On the confluence of two major rivers, Phnom Penh occupies a scenic location largely responsible for its nickname the "Charming City." On a trip to Phnom Penh you'll discover one of Asia's most dynamic cities, where the natives live much of their lives outdoors, on the streets, and in the bustling markets filled with scents of spicy foods.
Visit Choeung Ek Genocidal Center and Wat Phnom for their historical value. Visiting Mekong River and Off-Road Tours will get you outdoors. Explore Phnom Penh's surroundings by going to Kampong Chhnang (Ondong Rossey & Cambodia’s Kampong Chhnang floating village). There's still lots to do: get engrossed in the history at Tuol Sleng Genocide Museum, look for gifts at Lotus Silk, appreciate the history behind Independence Monument, and see the interesting displays at National Museum.

To see photos, reviews, where to stay, and other tourist information, read Phnom Penh trip planner.

Getting from Kep to Phnom Penh by car takes about 2.5 hours. Other options: do a combination of taxi and bus; or take a train. In October in Phnom Penh, expect temperatures between 38°C during the day and 29°C at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 30th (Fri) so you can catch the bus to Sen Monorom.

Things to do in Phnom Penh

Neighborhoods Historic Sites Museums

Side Trip

Kampong Chhnang
Highlights from your plan
Bassac Lane ©
Bassac Lane
Choeung Ek Genocidal Center ©
Choeung Ek Genocidal Center
Royal Palace ©
Royal Palace

2
nights
Sen Monorom

The capital and only major settlement in the vast, verdant Mondulkiri province, Sen Monorom manages to retain a laid-back, rural charm, in spite of an increase in development.
Start off your visit on the 31st (Sat): don't miss a visit to Pu Long Waterfall, get a dose of the wild on a nature and wildlife tour, and then don't miss a visit to Phnom DoKramom. On your second day here, admire the sheer force of Romnea Waterfall.

To see where to stay, traveler tips, and more tourist information, read Sen Monorom tour planning website.

You can take a bus from Phnom Penh to Sen Monorom in 5.5 hours. Another option is to drive. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 1st (Sun) to allow enough time to drive to Battambang.

Things to do in Sen Monorom

Nature Parks Tours
Highlights from your plan
Nature & Wildlife Tours

5
nights
Battambang

Battambang ©
The riverside city of Battambang draws visitors with its easy charm, rich culture, and convenient location close to a number of historical sites.
Satisfy your inner culture vulture at Wat Banan Temple and Damrei Sa Pagoda. Explore hidden gems such as Battambang Bat Caves and Cambodia Peace Gallery (Cambodia Peace Museum). And it doesn't end there: learn about winemaking at Chan Thay Chhoueng Plantation, take a tour by water with Boat Tours & Water Sports, explore the world behind art at Tep Kao Sol Loeum Lorn Gallery, and view the masterpieces at Sangker Gallery.

For more things to do, other places to visit, photos, and other tourist information, read Battambang road trip planner.

Drive from Sen Monorom to Battambang in 9.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus and flight; or take a bus. On the 6th (Fri), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can drive to Kampot.

Things to do in Battambang

Tours Outdoors Museums
Highlights from your plan
HUMAN Gallery - Joseba Etxebarria Photography ©
Battambang Bat Caves ©
Battambang Bat Caves
Wat Banan Temple ©
Wat Banan Temple

3
nights
Kampot

Kampot ©
The riverside town of Kampot mixes evocative colonial architecture and a wealth of nearby natural highlights.
Start off your visit on the 7th (Sat): have some family-friendly fun at Potshots and then explore the striking landscape of Bokor National Park. On the 8th (Sun), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: mingle with the ghosts of the past at Bokor Hill Station, then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Wat Sampov Pram, and then experience rural life at Farm Link.

To find reviews, photos, other places to visit, and other tourist information, read our Kampot driving holiday planner.

Traveling by car from Battambang to Kampot takes 6.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus, flight, and train; or take a bus. On the 9th (Mon), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Kampot

Historic Sites Nature Parks
Highlights from your plan
Wat Sampov Pram ©
Wat Sampov Pram
Bokor National Park ©
Bokor National Park
Bokor Hill Station ©
Bokor Hill Station

Similar Plans

37 days in Cambodia BY A USER FROM ISRAEL April, teens, kids, beaches, shopping, wildlife, fast-paced, popular & hidden gems Preferences: April, teens, kids, beaches, shopping, wildlife Attraction style: Popular & hidden gems Pace: Fast-paced 39 days in Thailand, Cambodia & Vietnam BY A USER FROM UNITED KINGDOM November, slow & easy, popular & hidden gems Preferences: November Attraction style: Popular & hidden gems Pace: Slow & easy 40 days in Asia BY A USER FROM UNITED KINGDOM June, popular sights Preferences: June Attraction style: Popular sights Pace: Medium 40 days in Asia BY A USER FROM PHILIPPINES June, popular sights Preferences: June Attraction style: Popular sights Pace: Medium 60 days in Cambodia BY A USER FROM UNITED KINGDOM March, popular sights Preferences: March Attraction style: Popular sights Pace: Medium 60 days in Cambodia BY A USER FROM INDIA April, popular sights Preferences: April Attraction style: Popular sights Pace: Medium 42 days in Vietnam & Cambodia BY A USER FROM AUSTRALIA July, culture, outdoors, relaxing, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife, fast-paced, popular sights Preferences: July, culture, outdoors, relaxing, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife Attraction style: Popular sights Pace: Fast-paced 47 days in Vietnam & Cambodia BY A USER FROM VIETNAM April, culture, outdoors, beaches, historic sites, slow & easy, popular sights Preferences: April, culture, outdoors, beaches, historic sites Attraction style: Popular sights Pace: Slow & easy 60 days in Vietnam & Cambodia BY A USER FROM GERMANY December, popular sights Preferences: December Attraction style: Popular sights Pace: Medium 60 days in Vietnam & Cambodia BY A USER FROM GERMANY December, popular sights Preferences: December Attraction style: Popular sights Pace: Medium 49 days in Asia BY A USER FROM SWITZERLAND February, kids, popular sights Preferences: February, kids Attraction style: Popular sights Pace: Medium 60 days in Africa, South Pacific & Asia BY A USER FROM UNITED KINGDOM March, kids, popular sights Preferences: March, kids Attraction style: Popular sights Pace: Medium
See more plans