Cambodia is a wonderful country in Southeast Asia with a lot of wonderful destinations for visiting. Besides Phnom Penh and Siem Reap, Sihanoukville is one of the attractive destinations in Cambodia because of amazing beaches and stunning landscapes. Therefore, the way to get Sihanoukville from Siem Reap and Phnom Penh is always the most concerning of tourists. Hence, you can refer to the post to know more about Sihanoukville.
Sihanoukville is the largest coastal city in southern Cambodia, situated between Kampot and Phnom Penh. Sihanoukville is known for its long coastlines, clear waters and vibrant nightlife bars. Furthermore, the city is famous for beautiful landscapes, clean water, friendly local people and delicious foods. It is the reason why anyone will fall in love in the visiting the land.
1 How to get there
Sihanoukville is development city, so there are ways for getting the place from other cities such as a motorbike, bus or flight. From Siem Reap, it the best and safe way to get the place is night bus. The night buses from Sihanoukville to Siem Reap via Phnom Penh will save you a lot of travel time, and spend the whole day in Sihanoukville or Koh Rong Samleom / Koh Rong and leave the last. Furthermore, when you buy the ticket directly to Sihanoukville will help you save a night at the hotel.
2 Hotels in Sihanoukville
Sihanoukville is the coastal city so enjoying a night in the beautiful hotel near the beach will be the ideal choice for almost tourists when visiting the city. Therefore, you can refer to some cheap hotels below to get best price and service.
Located 500m from Ochhetuel beach, Zana Beach attracts tourists by clean and pretty rooms with water heater, fan, and air conditioner. Furthermore, the price for each room is quite cheap from USD$10-USD$20/room.
On The Bay bungalow
If you are finding the hotel with wonderful views and near the beach as well as exciting atmosphere, On the Bay Bungalow is the best choice for you. The bungalow is the most suitable for anyone who wants to enjoy night activities in the bar because there are a lot of bars nearby the hotel. Moreover, the view and room of the hotel are also the highlight point with tourists. You can book a room with price from USD$15-35 with air conditioner. If you want to save more money, you can book the room without air conditioner which will have a cheaper price. In addition, if you travel with a group of people, you can choose the double room for saving more.
3 Cuisines in Sihanoukville
Sihanoukville is famous for freshly mix baked seafood served with baked potato and salad. This dish is extremely only found in Sihanoukville. Price is from the $ 4/big plate for a person to eat. In addition, if you are a fan of Tomyum, eat at the bungalow on the bay at the end of Serendipity.
This dish includes rice which has costs about $ 3.75. As tourists in Sihanoukville are mostly Westerners, Western dishes in Sihanoukville and Koh Rong Koh Rong Samloem are very good. You should not ignore these dishes here; the best western restaurant is opposite the hostel Utopia.
4 Place for visiting
Kbal Chhay waterfall
This waterfall is approximately 20km from the Occheutuel Sea. This waterfall is quite beautiful, if you want to go should go in the rainy season. Furthermore, if you go for groups of 4-5 people, you can rent tuk tuk for about $ 15 or rent a motorbike for $ 5 / day.
The Otres Sea located about 7-8km from central Sihanoukville. The Otres Sea is very clean and blue water. Moreover, Otres are more unspoiled and quieter than the Ochehtuel and the Serendipity. Therefore, if you have time, you should enjoy a night in there to admire the beautiful sunset in Independence harbor. In order to soak up sunset, tourists can transfer to the place by tuk tuk or motorbike.
Trekking in national park
Trekking is a great activity for exercising and watching the forest and bird watching. You can buy trekking tours at the agency for $ 20 or trek yourself.
Hoping that these information below will help you have wonderful tips for the trip in Cambodia. Furthermore, if you want to know more information and tour about the country, you can visit our page: Indochina Vacation.