Siem Reap province in the north western part of Cambodia is an important tourist destination in Southeast Asia. It serves as the gateway to the historical Angkor Wat Temple complex from the Khmer empire. The city centre is also called Siem Reap which has plenty of hotels and markets and is famous for its vibrant nightlife. Places to visit and things to do
- The Old Market, also known as Psah Chas in Khmer, is where one can get to experience the traditional culture of Cambodia. It is the oldest market in Siem Reap that is known for its traditional food, crafts, souvenirs and clothes. The best 3 star hotels in Siem Reap are around the Old Market area.
- The Old French Quarter is a quieter locality with a fine blend of French colonial and Chinese architecture. Some of the best5 star hotels in Siem Reapare located around the Old French Quarter area. There are plenty of attractions nearby such as Pub Street and Angkor Night Market.
- One of the most affordable dine-outs in Siem Reap is the Khmer Kitchen that serves the most popular food known as Amok Fish. The Flavours of India, Vanakkam, and the Little India are some of the best cheap Indian/veg-friendly restaurants in Siem Reap that are popular for Aloo jeera,Baingan Bharta, and Vegetable Samosa, among others.
Some of the best resorts in Siem Reap are near the Siem Reap airport. In these resorts, one can enjoy the rejuvenating spa massage therapies or simply relax in the swimming pools.