Beautiful Cambodia is a decidedly underrated destination in Southeast Asia, tucked between Vietnam, Laos, and Thailand. This stunning nation boasts lovely forests, mountains and endemic wildlife. The seasons here switch between wet and dry, with temperatures ranging from 69-95ºF (21-35ºC).
Ancient and beautiful, Cambodia’s history is rich. For thousands of years, people have been living and thriving in this gorgeous nation. After a rough patch during the 20th Century, Cambodia has flourished.
Aside from the amazing underwater locations, the Cambodian topside also has a rich history and culture, as well as gorgeous white sandy beaches and jungles to discover.
You will spoilt for top side attractions in Cambodia. Popular choices include relaxing on the coast in Sihanoukville, visiting cultural centers, marveling at the many temples of Angkor Wat or visiting the capital Phnom Penh. The cuisine throughout Cambodia is also a highlight of any trip.
Once you head in from the beach, you’ll find glossy rice patties pressed up against terraced hills, and rickety suspension bridges stretch across murky rivers.
You can get to Cambodia by plane, sea or land. Sihanoukville, Phnom Penh and Siem Riep all boast international airports.
Getting around the country is best done on local transport. Alternatively, hiring a taxi is a straightforward affair.