Kratie

Southeast Asia is the biggest way to enter in to the many ancient wonders, where you may find many regions in this category though among all you can find the real Southeast Asia’s pearl the great Cambodia. Each year Cambodia draws more number of visitors by its stunning temples, tropical beaches, colonial buildings and an abundance of natural attractions. Let’s see how all wonders of it boost the Cambodia as a best tourist destination among all. Let’s begin to explore it by our review in right way.

Silver Pagoda:

The Silver Pagoda is located on the south side of the Phnom Penh, which has many names such as Wat Ubosoth Ratanaram, Preah Vihear Preah Keo Morakot and Wat Preah Keo in Khmer. The Silver Pagoda is a home of many national treasures such as gold and jeweled Buddha statues, where the baccarat crystal Buddha and a life-sized gold Maitreya Buddha decorated with 9584 diamonds are the most notable. There you can see the detailed mural with rich color on the courtyard’s internal wall and the murals explain the Ramayana myth. The Silver Pagoda is made-up of 5,000 silver tiles and you can also see the royal families’ gifts on the display. So don’t miss to visit the Sliver Pagoda while you are in Cambodia trip.(image by Kirk Siang)389099792_7d0a96c01f_z

Kratie:

Kratie is a small town as well as best tourist destination in the Cambodia located on the banks of the Mekong River, which is the best place to see many French colonial buildings with the water surroundings. The Kratie is the best spot for those who love Irrawaddy dolphins, now you may get confusion right, because the provincial capital Kratie is the home of the rare sweet water Irrawaddy dolphins. The rare sweet water Irrawaddy dolphins are the main tourist attraction over there, where you can find Irrawaddy dolphins between 66 and 86 left in the upper Cambodian Mekong area. Kratie town is quite picturesque spot with sandbars, big islands, hundreds of Green Island, and circling water, where don’t miss to enter in to the bustling market and taste some delicious foods in rural Cambodian life.(image by luco)13102939495_4cd4bb3685_z

Other Attractions:

In Cambodia you can find many attractive sites apart from the above mentioned area, where you must visit many manmade attractions such as the Banteay Srei-famous for the largely built red sandstone with elaborate decorative wall carvings, next is the Bayon Temple- famous for the 200 massive stone faces and located in part of the Angkor. Angkor is famous for many temples though there you must visit the famous and magnificent Angkor Wat. The Angkor Wat is the famous of all and also serves as best monuments among all in the world, where you can see the series of three rectangular terraces to the central shrine and tower at a height of 213 meters. If you want to enjoy the beach with the amiable environment you must visit the Sihanoukville, which will be fully covered by the visitors during the weekends.

These are the most important and must visit spots in Cambodia.


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Planning a visit to Cambodia? Cambodia is the fantabulous land located in the heart mainland of Southeast Asia with its mermerizing past. Cambodia is the world renowned country which is particularly well known in terms of its ancient temples, cultural heritages and offers many other charming and alluring minutes for the tourist from all over the globe. There are plenty other places to visit in Cambodia so have a glimpse of places that must not to be missed when you trip to the fantastic city.

Angkor Wat

Angkor Wat is the first and the foremost place to be visited when you are in trip to Cambodia and the place is the largest religious monument in the world. Angkor Wat is a splendourous place which is one of the wonders of the world. Angkor Wat is an magnificent architectural building which offers the glittering beauty and also tells about the significant history of the site. Loss yourself in the luxurious beauty of the temple, historical carvings, divine surroundings and especially the site is famous for the glittering sunrise and sunset which adds additional beauty to the temple.

You must spend some amount of money to visit the temple and you can also collect the passes at the main entrance on the road to Angkor Wat. There is no additional charges for carryout the camera or for taking photographs as the photo can be taken with free of charge. The temple open to the public from 5.00 am to 6.00 pm and some places has only limited time of visiting hours. Plan your visit accordingly and enjoy the beauty of temple.

Koh Rong

Koh Rong is the fabulous serene paradise for those who want to chill out and to get away from the day to day hustle and bustle of the city life. Koh Rong is comprised of pristine white beaches, turquoise water and the most pleasant and quite environment captivated by the warm climate. Koh Rong is truly gorgeous in terms of its beauty that draws large number of tourist every year. The island is most well renowned for the snorkelling and diving which offers you with an unforgettable experience.

The island has lots of things to experience as it keeps the visitors busy with its sightseeing and adventure activity with more relaxed tastes. Adventurous souls can hire mountain bikes or motorbikes to explore the island to have a thrilling experience. Koh Rong has 43 kilometers of beaches which boast large numbers of bars, accomodations, shops, cafes, and you have a large options for eating. Take a trip to this ideal location and experience the real peace and isolation.

Kratie

Kratie is one of the picturesque place to see the rare Mekong Dolphin in the north of Kratie.  Kampi Dolphin pool is the most inhabited dolpin pool in the Mekong River with about 15 to 20 dolphins but it definitely worth the visit. Spend a day in Phnom Sambok hill which is captivated with the large variety of lush greens and you can find a small temples and residencies for Buddhist monks, clergymen and nuns that offers the best sightseeing. The Kratie also offers an amazing streams where the visitors can enjoy the bath and swim. Since the place is a seasonal attraction so the best time to visit the place is during the dry season from January to May.

Explore the fabulous country called Cambodia and fall in love with its natural scenic beauty. Enjoy!


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