Must see points of attractions in Cambodia Even though the place is near to the sub continent is considerable difference when it come the weather and climate change. The months from February to April and August to October are the best time in the year to explore the the exotic beauty of the Vietnam. The temperatures are more moderate and climatic conditions are so pleasant which make the time spans absolutely perfect.
The Indo-Chinese Peninsula has its tryst with its rich colonial history, driven by the abundance of spices, especially peppercorns. Kampot is a scenic riverside promenade that is aligned by architectural marvels build during the colonial era. Also, the peaceful town on the banks of the river act as an entry to the French hill station, Bokor National Park. The park offers mesmerizing perspectives of the landscape around, coupled with pleasant climate. It is one of the most famous tourist places in Cambodia too - goes without saying, doesn’t it?
View ancient ruins at the Kampot Kampong Trach caves, go boating on the river and watch glistening waterfalls in this picturesque location.
Rice is one of the most staple foods of the indochina Peninsula and the Seam Reap river supplies the essential irrigation water for the cultivation of rice and paddy in this town. It is much more than just a place to stop over. You can experience the awesomeness of the Angkor temples, the night markets, the Silk Farms and a lot of shops that sell traditional craft work and a lot more. You can even enjoy a few things like bird sanctuaries, fishing on the lakes, both stores on the Tonle Sap Lake.
This place isn't just about activities that demand your attention in this way. There are a few old Buddhist temples that you can meditate in to rejuvenate your body and mind. You can even watch a few dance performances on the Pub Street which is among the best of attractions to witness during your Cambodia tour package.
Phnom Penh is the capital city of Cambodia, and its canopy of greenery puts a lot of capital cities into him. It is located at the Confluence of three great rivers and as we all know, traverse are generally the cradle of Civilization. Phnom Penh is not an exception to this rule of thumb. The city has grown from its humble beginnings to becoming one of the most developed cities in the region. It has a lot of hotspots like cafeterias and bars. In all this, it also keeps of The Heritage of the French colonial history that exist parallel to the roadside pagodas showing you the contrast of what this city can offer. You can even buy a few artefacts that belong to The Khmer Empire at the national Museum.
Ask any person who visits Cambodia about a tourist attraction in that country, and the obvious answer is going to be the grand temple complex of Angkor Wat. It lies in the Angkor region, and is probably the largest temple, and one of the largest religious monuments in the world. Often finding its listing on the seven wonders of the world comma this UNESCO World Heritage site is a definite item to figure out in the list of places to visit on your Cambodia tour package. It was built by the Qamar Emperors, and it has a 650 feet wide mouth and is guarded by a stone Gateway with carved lines and a snake with 7 heads. It was built by around 300,000 workers and 6000 elephants, and the intensity of labour is shown in the pure magnificence of this monument. This Epic monument was made famous in the epic movie Tomb Raider starring Angelina Jolie.
Tham Kong Lo
The entire Indo Chinese Peninsula is a beautiful Confluence of multiple cultures. There is Hinduism, there is Buddhism and there is the Chinese mongoloid influence. Beyond all of this and before recorded history, there have been instances of human beings and other creatures inhabiting the kids. One such case is the Tham Kong Lo.
It is one of the largest and the most spectacular caves in Southeast Asia. It is about 6.5 km long and 300 feet high. What makes this case a lot more attractive is the blue coloured natural pools that are set to reflect the colour of the Hindu God Indra. One of the best ways to visit this attraction is to take a Boat Ride and as you pass through the waters, be prepared to be amazed at the crystals, stalactites and stalagmites.
The country of Laos was the neglected child of the Indo Chinese Peninsula. However, with this tourist spot called Nong Khiaw, Laos is gaining importance passing by the day. It is one of the best places to visit if you would like to explore the whole of Indo China. It has a lot of trekking and hiking spots, and your eyes will be treated to scenic villages that Surround the main city. This place sits on the bank of the name river, and it also gives you an option to take a Boat trip on the tour package.
Borders between countries get interesting when it is between two culturally similar places. The Huai Xai is located in the border between lovers and Thailand, and is one of the biggest reasons that this place is a lot of traffic in tourism. People who want to pass from one country to the other take this route as the usual one. You can also experiences the cruisers on the mekong river and this place also serves as the gateway to the Bokeo Nature reserve, and this was the place where the famous Baboon selfie was taken.
Veng Vieng is a city that lost all its Glory in the annals of time, but has maintained to conserve the history and heritage. It was the capital city of about 13 centuries for many dynasty, and you can see a lot of Citadel, Forts and structures that talked about History. It has been declared a World Heritage site since 2010 and exploring this place will definitely give you an out worldly feeling because of the archaic Roads, palaces, wells and even potteries.
This place was also once the party capital of the country, and has had a wild reputation. However, the current government has taken some drastic measures to clean up the image, and none of these remain. In all this, Vang Vieng has its side with nature as well. It is a major backpacker location, and you can even enjoy to bring down the name song river where you can get a nice view of the lush Jungle as you experience the adventure. There are also a lot of spots like leggings and there is one picturesque bronze statue of Buddha.
War Remnants Museum
We have got to admit that most of the Americans know Vietnam only because of the war. In remembrance of this War Commander is a war remnants Museum that displays the various lyrics and artefacts from the different was that have been fought on the Vietnamese soil. The artefacts include weapons, vehicles, bunkers, bombs, thanks, infantry and even artillery. This museum also houses a dedicated section where you can have a look at the posters and photographs that were either for war propaganda or anti-war propaganda.