One day in Sihanoukville
Shore excursion of the category "Culture & History"
$65.00 – $75.00
Immerse yourself in the culture and traditional way of life of Cambodians. You will visit the most beautiful sights of Sihanoukville and a local market. Your excursion is rounded off with a stay on the beautiful sandy beach.
Overview of the highlights
- Visit the Tumnuk Rolok fishing port
- Visit the pagodas Wat Leu and Wat Krom
- independence monument
- Market experience at the Phsar Leu market
- Leisure time on the sandy beach
- Small Group Guarantee: max. 20 participants
Detailed tour description
At the agreed meeting point, your tour guide will meet you and your shore excursion in Cambodia can begin.
The day will start with a visit to the Tumnuk Rolok fishing port. Here fishermen observe extensively in their daily activities and the lively trade.
Afterwards, your tour guide will guide you to two interesting pagodas in Sihanoukville. The Wat Leu Pagoda is located on a 132-meter-high hill and offers spectacular views of the entire city, the surrounding beaches and islands. Admire the stone architecture of the Golden Shrine and the three-headed white elephants with Buddha statues on their backs. The temple also houses various Buddhist sculptures and colourful murals.
At Wat Krom Pagoda you can admire the unique Khmer architecture. The murals inside the pagoda, ancient tombs, the processions of the monks, the golden reclining Buddha and the golden Buddha statue in the main temple will immerse you in Cambodian culture and religion.
You will then see the Independence Monument, located in a small park at a crossroads separating the city centre of Sihanoukville from Victory Hill. A nearby shrine serves as an important place for religious festivals.
Things get exciting at the Phsar Leu Market, where you get a great insight into the local way of life and culture. At the market, you can buy fruits, seafood, clothing, jewellery, Khmer food and other various local goods.
Of course, the visit to one of the most beautiful sandy beaches in the region should not be missed. At the Otres or Sokha beach you can enjoy the tropical island breeze. Here you will have some free time and to go for a swim or enjoy a tasty snack.
Once you are well recovered your tour guide will bring you back to your port punctually.
We wish you an exciting land excursion in Sihanoukville!
Start time in the morning (you will be told the exact time)
|What to bring|
Comfortable clothing, bathings togs, towel and comfortable, solid shoes. Don’t forget to bring sunscreen as well as enough water.
|Services not included|
|Min. number of participants|
This tour requires a minimum of 6 passengers to run.