Quick facts and Cambodia travel tips

  • Capital City? Phnom Penh
  • Currency? Cambodian Riel
  • Language(s)? Khmer
  • Where is this country located? Southeast Asia
  • What is Cambodia famous for? Angkor Wat, culture, history, and traditions
  • Best time to visit Cambodia and seasons? The best time to visit is from November to March.
  • Which side of the road do they drive? The right-hand side.
  • What is the electricity plug type? Types A, B, and C. Read our adapter reviews to know which ones to get.
  • Neighboring countries? Vietnam, Thailand, and Laos

Do you need a visa for Cambodia?

Most European citizens, the USA, the UK, Canada, Australia, some countries from Central and South America can get a visa on arrival visa. Citizens from Brunei, Indonesia, Laos, Malaysia, Indonesia, the Philippines, Singapore, and Vietnam get 30 days visa exemption.

Where to book your flights to Cambodia?

Check our handy-dandy guide on how to find the cheapest flights around the world – read it here.

Do you need travel insurance for Cambodia?

Remember this: anything can happen! Read our take on why you need travel insurance and how it can save you money when things go unplanned – read it here.

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