26 days in Cambodia Itinerary

26 days in Cambodia Itinerary

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26 days in Cambodia Itinerary

Start: Brisbane
Fly:  14​h 15​min
1
Phnom Penh
— 12 nights
bus:  5​h 30​min
2
Sen Monorom
— 1 day
Drive:  7​h 45​min
3
Kampot
— 2 nights
train:  1​h 45​min
4
Sihanoukville Province
— 2 nights
ferry:  1​h
5
Koh Rong
— 1 night
+2
ferry + Drive + Fly:  3​h 15​min
6
Siem Reap
— 4 nights
Fly:  14​h 15​min
End: Brisbane

12
nights
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.
Get some cultural insight at Tuol Sleng Genocide Museum and Choeung Ek Genocidal Center. Eschew the tourist crowds and head to Nature & Wildlife Tours and Food Tours. Get out of town with these interesting Phnom Penh side-trips: Udong Mountain (in Udong), Tonle Sap River (in Kampong Chhnang) and Phnom Chisor Temple (in Takeo). On the 28th (Sat), spend a fun day on foot with Walking tours. There's much more to do: take a stroll through Bassac Lane, indulge in some personalized pampering at some of the best spas, tee off at Cambodia Golf & Country Club, and try your luck at NagaWorld Casino.

To find reviews, other places to visit, and more tourist information, refer to the Phnom Penh trip itinerary maker tool .

Brisbane, Australia to Phnom Penh is an approximately 14.5-hour flight. You can also do a combination of bus and flight; or do a combination of flight and bus. Due to the time zone difference, you'll gain 3 hours traveling from Brisbane to Phnom Penh. Expect a bit warmer weather when traveling from Brisbane in September: highs in Phnom Penh hover around 38°C, while lows dip to 29°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 5th (Sat) so you can take a bus to Sen Monorom.

Things to do in Phnom Penh

Outdoors Tours Parks

Side Trips

Phnom Chisor, Udong Mountain, Koh Paen Island, Tonle Sap River
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Nature & Wildlife Tours
Tuol Sleng Genocide Museum ©
Tuol Sleng Genocide Museum
Choeung Ek Genocidal Center ©
Choeung Ek Genocidal Center

1
day
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.
On the 6th (Sun), admire the sheer force of Bousra Waterfall and then surround yourself with nature on a nature and wildlife tour.

To find maps, ratings, where to stay, and more tourist information, use the Sen Monorom route planner.

Take a bus from Phnom Penh to Sen Monorom in 5.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive. Finish your sightseeing early on the 6th (Sun) to allow enough time to drive to Kampot.

Things to do in Sen Monorom

Wildlife Outdoors Tours
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Nature & Wildlife Tours
Bousra Waterfall ©
Bousra Waterfall

2
nights
Kampot

Kampot ©
The riverside town of Kampot mixes evocative colonial architecture and a wealth of nearby natural highlights.
Your cultural itinerary includes sights like Wat Sampov Pram and Black Cat Kep. Your itinerary includes some good beach time at Angkul Beach and Kep Beach. Venture out of the city with trips to Kep (Kep National Park & Flying Dog Farm). There's still lots to do: relax and rejuvenate at some of the top local wellness centers and have some family-friendly fun at Potshots.

To see maps, ratings, reviews, and more tourist information, refer to the Kampot trip itinerary builder .

Traveling by car from Sen Monorom to Kampot takes 8 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or do a combination of bus and train. Finish your sightseeing early on the 9th (Wed) to allow enough time to take a train to Sihanoukville Province.

Things to do in Kampot

Parks Nature Beaches

Side Trip

Kep Province
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Kep Beach ©
Kep Beach
Kep National Park ©
Kep National Park
Angkul Beach ©
Angkul Beach

2
nights
Sihanoukville Province

Sihanoukville Province ©
Preah Sihanouk Province, commonly referred to as Sihanoukville Province, is a province in the south-west of Cambodia at the Gulf of Thailand. Start off your visit on the 10th (Thu): look for gifts at Tapang's, view the masterpieces at Cambodian Children's Painting Projects Gallery, then tour the pleasant surroundings at Otres Beach, and finally enjoy the sand and surf at Ochheuteal Beach. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: kick back and relax at Serendipity Beach, then explore the ancient world of Wat Krom Temple, then putt your heart out at Mollie Golf Mini Golf, and finally examine the collection at Classic Car Showroom & Jewelry Boutique.

To find traveler tips, more things to do, ratings, and tourist information, refer to the Sihanoukville Province day trip planning site .

Traveling by train from Kampot to Sihanoukville Province takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or drive. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 11th (Fri) so you can catch the ferry to Koh Rong.

Things to do in Sihanoukville Province

Beaches Outdoors Parks
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Otres Beach ©
Otres Beach
Serendipity Beach ©
Serendipity Beach
Ochheuteal Beach ©
Ochheuteal Beach

1
night
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 12th (Sat): enjoy the sand and surf at Long Set Beach and then enjoy the sand and surf at Sok San Beach.

To see where to stay, photos, traveler tips, and other tourist information, refer to the Koh Rong trip itinerary tool .

You can ride a ferry from Sihanoukville Province to Koh Rong in an hour. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 12th (Sat) to allow time to travel to Siem Reap.

Things to do in Koh Rong

Beaches Outdoors Parks
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Sok San Beach ©
Sok San Beach
Long Set Beach ©
Long Set Beach

4
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.
You'll explore the less-touristy side of things at Seng English Speaking Tuk Tuk & Car Driver and Preah Khan. Ta Prohm and Angkor Thom are good opportunities to explore the local culture. There's still lots to do: delve into the distant past at Angkor Wat, take a stroll through Kandal Village, contemplate the long history of Beng Mealea, and examine the collection at Cambodia Landmine Museum.

To find other places to visit, photos, ratings, and more tourist information, refer to the Siem Reap trip website .

Getting from Koh Rong to Siem Reap by combination of ferry and flight takes about 3.5 hours. Other options: take a bus; or do a combination of ferry and bus. October in Siem Reap sees daily highs of 36°C and lows of 29°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 16th (Wed) to allow time to travel back home.

Things to do in Siem Reap

Historic Sites Outdoors Adventure

Side Trip

Beng Mealea
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Ta Prohm ©
Ta Prohm
Angkor Wat ©
Angkor Wat

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