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9 Activities that Will Make You Fall in Love with Phnom Penh

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This is a capital like no other in Southeast Asia. In rapidly expanding Phnom Penh you'll find modern elements like skyscrapers, bespoke cocktails, high-end salons and boutiques. Yet the past is also ever-present. Cambodia's historical museums educate visitors and honor the victims of the Khmer Rouge. Moments of reflection can be found in stalwart establishments, like the FCC, where guests can peruse the photo galleries and dine amidst history. Through activities both lighthearted and deeply moving, explore the best ways to connect with the complex city of Phnom Penh.
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Preah Mohaksat Treiyani Kossamak, Phnom Penh, Cambodia
Street food is an iconic aspect of Southeast Asian culture. Cambodia doesn't have as much of it as her neighbor Thailand, but the Night Market in Phnom Penh is still a fanastic place either to become acquainted with street food or to fall in love...
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#9b, Street 830 (corner w/ Sothearos Blvd.), 830 Samdach Sothearos Blvd (3), Phnom Penh, Cambodia
Two Venezuelan expats thought it was criminal that Cambodia wasn’t using its high-quality homegrown sugarcane molasses to make rum, so they built the country’s first rum distillery. Nowadays, Samai Distillery bottles the...
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Phnom Penh, Cambodia
The Choeung Ek Genocidal Center is not the most exciting destination, but it is definitely a necessary one for visitors to Phnom Penh. Even those aware of Cambodia's horrific past will leave with a deeper understanding of what happened in the...
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363 វិថី​ព្រះស៊ីសុវត្ថិ, រាជធានី​ភ្នំពេញ, Cambodia
The FCC (Foreign Correspondents Club) was founded as a watering hole and meeting spot for journalists and photographers, back when food and drink choices were slim in the city. (The work of some of those journalists can be admired...
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Phnom Penh, Cambodia
Want to find some happy tourists in Phnom Penh? Head to the Sisowath Quay. This grand promenade, for pedestrians and bicycles only, cuts right along the edge of the Mekong River. Lined with towering palm trees and flags, it's a breezy,...
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180 Norodom Blvd, inside Wat Than Pagoda, Sangkat Tonle Basac, Khan Chamkar Morn,, Phnom Penh Capital 12301, Cambodia
Watthan Artisans offers a feel-good shopping experience. They employ Cambodian workers living with disabilities and train them in a number of skills, especially technical woodworking. This independent cooperative is a wonderful place to...
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St 308, Phnom Penh, Cambodia
Craft cocktails have finally arrived in Cambodia's capital and the best place to have a few is, without a doubt, Le Boutier. You'll find all the spirits you know and love back home, plus a few local options. Skilled bartenders can make...
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Phnom Penh, Cambodia
Want a new color or cut? Looking to revamp your look? The Toni & Guy salon in Phnom Penh, one of hundreds around the globe, opened in 2015 as a flagship store for the city's new Aeon Mall. A trip to the Phnom Penh location gives you more than...
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#50B, Oknha Chhun St. (240), Phnom Penh, Cambodia
Elsewhere Boutique specializes in "made-in-Cambodia" pieces, created from locally sourced fabrics and sewn by designers. Inside the store, you'll find bright fabrics with bold prints, crafted to keep you breezy in the sweltering heat. The shop...