• Jan Ghisoni

15 interesting facts about Cambodia

Updated: Nov 20, 2020

  1. Cambodia has a population of almost 16 million people.

  2. Cambodia is the smallest country in South East Asia.

  3. The best time to visit is between November and April when there is little rain.

  4. Cambodia borders Thailand, Laos and Vietnam.

  5. The main cities to visit are Phnom Penh and Siem Reap.

  6. Cambodia is home to the Angkor Wat which is considered one of the finest monuments in the world.

  7. Cambodia is one of the poorest countries in Asia.

  8. Over 6 million tourists visited Cambodia in 2018.

  9. Cambodia is considered a safe place to visit.

  10. The Cambodian prime minister is Hun Sen and he has held the title since 1998.

  11. Khmer is the name of the Cambodian language.

  12. Cambodia has some of the world's most dangerous creatures including crocodiles, tigers, snakes and leopards.

  13. Cambodia has earned a place in the top 10 of the most friendly places to visit.

  14. Tuk Tuk is by far the best way to travel around in the cities.

  15. Last but not least Cambodia has some of the best tasting street food in the world.