Put simply, the Angkor temples should be on everyone’s bucket lists! Millions of tourists flock to the Angkor temples every year and spend hours, or even days, exploring them. The site is considered one of the greatest man-made wonders in the world. So what are the Angkor temples? And why are we this certain that they should it be on your bucket list? Take a read of the below to find out why….
A small country bordering Thailand, Laos and Vietnam, Cambodia is a stunning place with so many unique experiences to be had. Along with a visit to the famed temples of Angkor Wat, a holiday to Cambodia can include interacting with injured elephants and escaping to a private island, amongst other wonderful and little-known activities. We asked our specialists to think outside the box and come up with the top 10 unique things to experience in this wonderful country…
Deciding on your honeymoon destination is one of the most exciting and diffcult choices to make during your wedding preparations. Expectations are high to craft the trip of a lifetime which suits you both perfectly. With this in mind, our specialists have put their heads together to handpick a selction of properties which are just perfect for celebrating your honeymoon.
Cambodia and Vietnam complement each other beautifully: Cambodia has a more laid back charm while Vietnam is the beating heart of Indochina, with fast paced ancient cities. Even in 10 days, you can combine Cambodia and Vietnam with ease, but we’d recommend a little longer to do these wonderful countries justice. You can even cruise between the two along the historic Mekong River.
This fantastic historical journey through Thailand and Cambodia will take you to some of the most amazing UNESCO World Heritage Sites in Asia, presenting two remarkable ancient civilisations and their impressive capital cities.
When To Go To Cambodia
Cambodia is hot all year round and the best time to visit is during the dry season, which runs from November to April.
The Dry Season - November to April
The best time to visit Cambodia is during the dry season from November to April. At this time the warm and sunny days are ideal for sightseeing throughout the country.
The temperatures start to rise in March and May to September is best avoided as this is the rainy season when sightseeing can become difficult.
The Wet Season - May to October
It starts to get wetter in May and the wettest months are September and October. The months at the start of the wet season are usually the hottest of the year when temperatures can reach 40 degrees Celsius. It is still possible to visit during this time as rain usually falls as short sharp storms. November is a fantastic month to visit Cambodia as it is very green after the rainy season and the lakes and rivers are full of water.