There’s a lot more to see and do in Siem Reap town that just go and look at the temples! We’re a thriving town which welcomes more than 2 million visitors each year. Take a look at this list of what you can be doing when you come to visit Angkor Wat in Siem Reap.
Cambodian Phare Circus
Spend the evening being entertained by the performers at the Cambodian Phare Circus. The local circus performers hold nightly shows on the outskirts of Siem Reap town.
Quad Adventure Cambodia
Explore the beautiful countryside around Siem Reap town on a quad bike. You can explore the rural parts of Cambodia and have an exhilarating adventure at the same time.
Angkor National Museum
Step back in time and learn all about the ancient Khmer and the rich history of Cambodia. The Khmer built hundreds of temples to dedicate to their gods.
Cambodia Cultural Village
You can also explore small villages designed to show tourists the culture of the local Khmer people. You can see shows, traditional dancing, and maybe even a wedding.
The Silk Farm
The Cambodian Silk Farm can walk you through the entire process of silk production in Cambodia from the cultivation of the mulberry bushes to the end product.
The Landmine Museum does some excellent work in Cambodia clearing unexploded landmines throughout the country.
The War Museum
Explore the recent tragic history of Cambodia at the war museum. You can learn about what happened during the Khmer Rouge and the Civil war with real accounts from real people.
West Baray is a reservoir which is sometimes known as the "Siem Reap Beach". You can sit on the sand in a hammock and go for a swim in the water and enjoy a lazy afternoon.
The Siem Reap Butterfly center is home to 100s of different species of butterflies. See the amazing insects freely flying around and interacting with our guests!
A visit to Siem Reap just wouldn't be complete without a visit to one of the popular night markets in town. You can wander around or buy gifts for your loved ones.