Cambodia's magnificent temples are the country's most famous attraction, but venture beyond Angkor and you’ll be rewarded with a far more enriching experience. Our specialists’ first-hand knowledge of the country means that they can arrange for you to see lesser-visited places such as the remote northeast with its bucolic way of life, the glorious south coast and the exotic capital Phnom Penh.
Improved infrastructure means it's now easier to explore hidden corners of this enchanting country and our itinerary ideas highlight routes that combine a visit to Angkor with some lesser-known attractions. Each trip suggestion can be tailored to your interests for a bespoke tour of the country.
Ideas for your trip to Cambodia
These itineraries are designed to give you some suggestions for what is possible when you travel in Cambodia, and they showcase some of the routes that we’ve found work particularly well. Treat them simply as inspiration, because your trip will be created uniquely for you by one of our specialists based on your particular tastes and interests.
Four full days to explore the iconic temples of Angkor and some time to enjoy the town of Siem Reap.
Head out to the Tonle Sap lake and explore the floating village of Kompong Khleang.
Explore Cambodia's turbulent history and haggle at the Russian market in Phnom Penh.
Take a boat trip from Kep to the idyllic Rabbit Island where you can relax on the beautiful beach.
Take in the majestic temples of Angkor.
Relax on the south coast in Kep.
Kayak the mangrove forests in the peripheries of the Cardamom Mountains.
Learn more about the indigenous elephants in Mondulkiri.
Explore the north east with its traditional villages and coffee plantations.
See the rare Irrawaddy dolphins in Kratie.
Spend a few days navigating the mesmerising city of Saigon.
Explore the kingdom of coconuts, Ben Tre.
Enjoy two nights at a charming riverside lodge in Vinh Long province.
Discover the hidden charm and culture of one of the few remaining Khmer communities in Vietnam.
Journey along the Mekong and Bassac River on board a traditionally styled sampan.
End the trip in Cambodia's capital city, Phnom Penh.
Three full days to explore the iconic temples of Angkor and some time to enjoy the town of Siem Reap.
Slow things down with a tour of laid back Battambang.
Explore Cambodia's turbulent history and navigate the busy streets of Phnom Penh by Vespa.
Learn about Kampot's famous pepper and experience location dining at its finest.
Relax on the white sand beaches of Koh Rong.
Cruise through the lush Mekong Delta region and visit the floating markets.
Watch the sunrise stream through the giant creeper fig trees at Ta Prohm.
Soak up the atmosphere of Saigon.
Learn about Cambodia's modern and ancient history in Phnom Penh.
Explore the magnificent temples of Angkor.
Learn about Cambodia's growing food and art scene in Battambang.
Kayak, Paddle board and taste your way through Kampot.
Experience the serene atmosphere at 4 Rivers Floating Lodge, Koh Kong.
Relax on Koh Chang, Thailand.
Soak up the culture in Vientiane; one of Southeast Asia's sleepiest capital cities.
Explore the stunning scenery of central Laos, including caves of Kong Lor and Xe Bang Fai.
Enjoy an unforgettable experience, camping under the stars in Nam Theun National Protected Area.
Follow the old 'Angkor Road', taking in the temples of Wat Phou, Preah Vihear, Banteay Srei and of course, Angkor Wat.
Enjoy eight days exploring the mighty Mekong aboard the beautiful RV Mekong.
Explore cosmopolitan Saigon.
Explore the Cambodian capital Phnom Penh.
Spend two days discovering the incredible temples of Angkor.
Explore the many temples around Siem Reap including the iconic Angkor Wat.
Cruise out on to Southeast Asia's largest freshwater lake, the Tonle Sap.
Venture into the hills surrounding Chiang Mai for a rural Thailand adventure.
Navigate the huge bustling city of Bangkok where local street vendors and markets are contrasted by ultra modern shopping malls and spectacular sky bars.
Enjoy a three day experience in the beautiful Khao Sok National Park.
Learn to be an elephant keeper with the Wildlife Alliance in Phnom Penh.
See the majestic temples of Angkor by bike with an expert guide.
Stay in a safari-style tent in the remote Cardamom Mountains.
Visit the coastal town of Kep and explore its crab markets.
Explore a local community working to preserve Cambodia's wildlife.
Time exploring the temples of Angkor - including some of the outer lying and less visited sites.
Opportunities to experience and preserve Khmer culture in both Siem Reap and Kampot.
Relax at the remote 4 Rivers Floating Lodge.
Stay in colonial Kampot and coastal Kep.
Take in five of Indochina's UNESCO World Heritage Sites.
Spend time with elephants outside of Luang Prabang.
Try your hand at traditional farming in Hoi An.
Kayak and bike surrounded by Lan Ha Bay's majestic scenery.
Explore the majestic temples of Angkor with a scavenger hunt.
Visit the bustling capital city of Phnom Penh.
Explore the charming countryside around Battambang.
Wander around the stunning temples of Angkor.
Embark on a true adventure through the Cambodian jungle.
Visit the spectacular and previously off limits Preah Vihear temple.
Experience the varied flavours of Southeast Asian cuisine.
Take the road less travelled to Nong Khiaw in Laos.
Kayak through the Koh Kong conservation corridor on Cambodia's south coast.
Relax on a beautiful Thai beach.
Experience the full flavour of life surrounding the Mekong in Indochina.
Visit the UNESCO World Heritage Sites of Luang Prabang, Vat Phou and Angkor Wat.
Enjoy river cruising in Laos and Vietnam.
Explore the vibrant cities of Phnom Penh and Saigon.
Discover the charming temples in and around the Phimai National Historical Park.
Visit the stunning mountain top temple of Preah Vihear.
Explore the wonders of Angkor and perhaps catch the sunset over this iconic temple.
Witness the magic of the Phare Ponleu Selpak Circus in Siem Reap.
Explore the cultural highlights of the capital, Phnom Penh.
Visit filming locations at the famous temples of Angkor.
Take a helicopter ride over the temples in Siem Reap.
Luxury beach and relaxation on Song Saa Island Resort.
Discover buddhist culture in Luang Prabang.
Spend a night on a traditional junk cruising among the limestone scenery of Halong Bay.
Explore the fascinating towns of Hoi An and Hue.
Barter at the bustling markets in the Mekong Delta.
Explore the incredible Temples of Angkor.
Some of our favourite travel guides
Cambodia warrants a longer visit than you might think, says specialist Mark. Remote temples, islands and national parks are opening up to visitors, while Siem Reap and Phnom Penh still have plenty of little-known facets to explore.View this travel guide
Cambodia specialist Gareth picks out his top seven experiences in Cambodia to help you create your ideal trip. Phnom Penh’s cuisine, sleepy coastal villages and conservation projects have made the list, as well as a curated selection of Angkor highlights.View this travel guide
Cambodia specialist Rachel shares some of the best luxury experiences that Cambodia has to offer. She recommends how to get off the beaten path in style, where to go for a luxe beach getaway, and an exclusive way to see the temples of Angkor.View this travel guide
Think Cambodia and the famous temples of Angkor might automatically come to mind. However, our guide encompasses diverse destinations, from fishing villages to the capital Phnom Penh, and the elephants in the remote hills of Sen Monorom,View this travel guide
Cambodia specialist, and Siem Reap ex-resident, George explains why he sees Cambodia as an ideal family holiday destination. He has picked out experiences that are suitable for children, from exploring temples deep in the jungle to counting the gemstones in Phnom Penh’s glimmering Royal Palace.View this travel guide
The Mekong is one of the greatest rivers in Asia, and on an Audley tailor-made trip we will ensure you're able to take in the local culture, wildlife and scenery at a relaxed pace in comfortable surroundings.View this travel guide