Cambodia travel guide to Sihanouk Ville beach city1205
Cambodia , the name recalls the tragic history of the killing fields, the ghost towns and the disasters caused by the Red Khmer ... This is also the attractive land of any tourists who prefer to explore wonders of the humanity with the famous sights such as Angkor Wat, Angkor Thom... In addition, there are many attractive places that are gradually being explored in Cambodia travel guide. One of the new tourist attractions in Cambodia attracting more and more tourists is Sihanouk Ville beach city.
Sihanouk Ville is about 230km away from Phnom Penh capital. The young city was named after the former Cambodian King Norodom Sihanouk and located along the Gulf of Thailand. It is also known as Kampong Som. A special feature of Sihanouk Ville is three sides of the city surrounded by beaches and small islands. The surrounding beaches of the city are Victory Beach, Lamherkay Beach, Koh Pos Beach, Independence Beach, Sokha Beach, Serendipity Beach, Occheuteal Beach and Otres Beach. The most favorite beaches are Occheuteal, Sokha and Victory. The beach here is calm waves, the warm and clear water and smooth charming white sand.
Each beach owns its charm such as quite Sokha beach, bustling and crowded Occheuteal beach Among those, Victoria is the most ideal beach for visitors to contemplate the sunset. Sitting on the beach and admiring the sun slowly sinks into the deep sea, visitors will experience the interesting moments in their Cambodia tour. At the beach, there are many exciting activities that tourists can experience and explore such as swimming, sunbathing, scuba diving or excursions on the beautiful islands.
Most residents of this city can be fluent in English and French. There are also signs in Russian, German, Italian ... on the street named Western Street" like Pham Ngu Lao Western Street in Saigon Vietnam. Therefore, tourists will be easy to ask the ways or any information they need. Moreover, in Cambodia guide, tourists can rent a bicycle or motorbike to visit the Buddhist forbidden temple and discover new things of the Cambodian culture, visit the national park in the north or buy souvenirs in the central market of the city.
The city is famous for not only its long white sandy beaches but also its untouched natural conservation area established by former King of Cambodia in 1993. It is known as Sihanouk National Park or Ream in other name. The park stretches over an area of 21,000ha, including Koh Thmei and Koh She islands. This park owns rich flora and fauna, mangroves, coral reefs Many programs such as boat tours to explore the river, visit fishing villages and explore the fauna and flora on both sides and trekking tours ... are being operated to bring the attraction for Sihanouk Ville tourism in particular and Cambodia tourism in general.
In Cambodia tours to Sihanoukville, apart from swimming in the sea or exploring Ream, tourists can also visit Victory Hill with the height of 60m or conquer Sihanouk Mountain with 132m high. From the peak, tourists can contemplate the whole city in their eyes. In addition, tourists should take a city tour to admire Golden Lion Monument, Independence Square, Victory Monument, St. Michael church
Although the city just develops in recent years, tourist services of Sihanouk Ville are quite adequate and diverse. On holiday in Cambodia, tourists can freely select the beautiful resorts and hotels to stay and relax such as 5-star Sokha beach resort owning one of the most beautiful beaches in Southeast Asia, 4-star Golden Sand hotel, and other 2 and 3 star hotels.