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City break in Phnom Penh. Active leisure ideas for Phnom Penh - attractions, recreation and nightlife

After walking along historical places of the Cambodian capital, you should drop in the popular entertainments venues. Nature admirers should certainly visit the zoo Phnom Tamao Wildlife Rescue Center. Here, hundreds of typical local fauna representatives dwell in natural conditions. The visitors have an opportunity to take a closer look at the friendliest animals, feed elephants and visit the aviary with small curious monkeys. Even terrible tigers behave surprisingly calm and friendly.
Phnom Penh is a trove of unique historical attractions with their fascinating history. The must-see of all sightseeing tours is The Killing Fields of Choeung Ek, one of the most symbolic … Open
The Wat BotomVatey Playground is popular among travelers with children. It is distinguished by beautiful decorative elements and a huge choice of playgrounds. The visitors of the park can try a lot of colorful slides and swings. There are many attractions suitable for the youngest visitors. Their parents will be impressed by a lot of comfortable benches under the trees. The picturesque park is also perfect for hiking, as its landscape design deserves to be commended.
In Phnom Penh, there is also The Olympic Stadium where the most interesting sports competitions are regularly held. The visitors of the stadium can swim in the indoor pool. For the guests’ convenience, there are several comfortable cafes in its territory. Active travelers are recommended to visit the paintball club Mezzanine. It offers its clients a wide spectrum of services for a pleasant pastime. Even the big group of friends can have a good time here. Copyright
Phnom Penh grants you a wide choice of great hotels with different design and themes. The main leader among upscale venues is Sofitel Phnom Penh Phokeethra. This fashionable hotel is located … Open
One of the most unusual entertainment venues is The Flicks Community Movie House. In its small hall, there is very beautiful and comfortable upholstered furniture. The visitors can even relax on couches in the first row. After watching the movie in a home-like atmosphere, the visitors of the cinema can spend some time in a comfortable pub or relax on the panoramic terrace. The cinema is unique and it is really difficult to find the similar venue in all cities.
Preabaromareachaveang - Royal Palace, Phnom Penh The NagaWorld casino, a multipurpose and attractive entertainment center, is very popular with fans of gambling games. Besides a wide choice of classic games and modern slot machines, there is a stylish bar. Moreover, interesting entertainments are regularly organized in the casino. You should certainly pay your attention to multiple shopping malls. One of the best centers in the capital is Daughters of Cambodia. Here, you can buy excellent clothes and a lot of interesting memorable souvenirs. There is also a comfortable restaurant where classic national dishes are served.
Phnom Penh is a capital and the most populated city in Cambodia. This is a large political, cultural and historical center that has long started to attract attention of inquisitive … Open
The shop called Cambodian Creations is very popular with representatives of the gentle sex. It offers its clients a worthy choice of elegant jewelry and stylish accessories. To buy designer clothes and hand-made decorative elements for your home design, visit the Trunkh shop. Those travelers who prefer having fun even late at night should visit one of the most popular pubs in the capital, Elephant . It is distinguished by a comfortable atmosphere and attractive decor. There is sophisticated rattan furniture in the pub. Its walls and ceiling are decorated with hand paintings. The lounge bar The Sands Shisha is a stylish and attractive place too. Its visitors can choose from several secluded zones with cozy furniture. The halls here are decorated with unique artistic lights.
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Map of all parks
National and city parks around Phnom Penh
♥   National Park 'Kirirom' , 97.4 km from the center. On the map   Photo
♥   National Park 'Lo Go-Xa Mat' , 107.1 km from the center. On the map   Photo
♥   National Park 'Tram Chim' , 112.9 km from the center. On the map   Photo
♥   National Park 'Kep' , 135.4 km from the center. On the map   Photo
♥   National Park 'Phu Quoc' , 166.5 km from the center. On the map   Photo
Map of all pret-parks
Amusement parks near Phnom Penh
♥   Amusement park 'Dreamland' Phnom Penh, 2.2 km from the center. On the map   Photo
♥   Amusement park 'Vinpearl land' Phu Quoc, 178.1 km from the center. On the map   Photo

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Tuolsburg Prison

From the series “Famous prisons of the world”
The museum was opened here. It is considered one of the scariest and most impressive in the world. It is strongly not recommended to visit it for people with the weak mind. Information stands with posters are placed throughout the museum. They illustrate the terrible torture of prisoners. The skulls of the people who died within the walls of Tuol Sleng prison recently are carefully placed in glass cabinets in some rooms. Watching a documentary is a mandatory part of the tour. It is dedicated to the history of the prison. … Read further

Attractions and entertainment in Cambodia

Cambodia offers tourists a wide range of all kinds of leisure options. Cinemas are very popular here. The government actively supports the people's love for cinematography. Throughout the country, a huge number of abandoned and ruined cinemas have been rebuilt not only in large cities but also in remote settlements. The films are broadcast in Khmer language. In video salons, you can watch movies in English. Since recently, Cambodia has been developing film production: a lot of films and TV series gaining popularity among the local population are regularly shot in the country. … Open
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