5 days in Cambodia Itinerary

5 days in Cambodia Itinerary

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5 days in Cambodia Itinerary

Start: Bangkok
Fly:  1​h 45​min
1
Siem Reap
— 2 nights
Fly:  2​h
2
Phnom Penh
— 2 nights
Fly:  4​h 15​min
End: Bangkok

2
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.
Start off your visit on the 20th (Mon): relax and rejuvenate at some of the best spas. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 21st (Tue): delve into the distant past at Bayon Temple, then steep yourself in history at Angkor Thom, then delve into the distant past at Ta Prohm, and finally stop by Ambre.

To see ratings, maps, traveler tips, and tourist information, use the Siem Reap itinerary builder .

Bangkok, Thailand to Siem Reap is an approximately 2-hour flight. You can also do a combination of bus and flight; or drive. In January, plan for daily highs up to 36°C, and evening lows to 25°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 22nd (Wed) to allow enough time to travel to Phnom Penh.

Things to do in Siem Reap

Historic Sites Spas Shopping
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Angkor Wat ©
Angkor Wat
Ta Prohm ©
Ta Prohm
Bayon Temple ©
Bayon Temple

2
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.
Kick off your visit on the 23rd (Thu): appreciate the history behind Independence Monument, steep yourself in history at Choeung Ek Genocidal Center, then get engrossed in the history at Tuol Sleng Genocide Museum, and finally contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Wat Phnom. Keep things going the next day: admire the landmark architecture of Central Market, examine the collection at National Museum, and then step into the grandiose world of Royal Palace.

For traveler tips, where to stay, maps, and other tourist information, use the Phnom Penh vacation app .

You can fly from Siem Reap to Phnom Penh in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. In January, daytime highs in Phnom Penh are 36°C, while nighttime lows are 26°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 24th (Fri) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Phnom Penh

Museums Historic Sites Shopping
Highlights from your plan
Tuol Sleng Genocide Museum ©
Tuol Sleng Genocide Museum
Choeung Ek Genocidal Center ©
Choeung Ek Genocidal Center
Royal Palace ©
Royal Palace

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