The Best of Cambodia in 25 Instagram Photos

Marissa

Cambodia is full of Instagram worthy snaps, from its pristine beaches to its rugged tropical jungle and everything in between. We take a look at 25 photos that showcase the Kingdom of Wonder’s captivating charm.

Koh Rong

Sitting off the coastal town of Sihanoukville, Koh Rong is Cambodia’s largest island and a popular retreat with the backpacking crowd. Boasting white beaches and clear turquoise waters, the island is a perfect spot to get away from it all.

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Angkor Wat Archeological Park

Angkor Wat Archeological Park is Cambodia’s main draw. Home to the incredible Angkor Wat, Bayon, Ta Prohm and hundreds more temples, it makes for some great Instagram opportunities.

Angkor Wat, Krong Siem Reap, Cambodia

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Monks

Saffron robe clad monks sheltering themselves from the sun with umbrellas or collecting early morning offerings are a common sight across Cambodia.

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Mondulkiri

The Northeastern province of Mondulkiri is home to sprawling jungle and rainforest, as well as the country’s surviving elephant population.

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Cheap Drinks

Visitors to Cambodia will be delighted by the happy hour bargain deals to be snapped up.

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City Sunsets

The sun setting on the capital, with beautiful colours reflected on the Mekong and Tonle Sap rivers, make for popular shots.

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Pub Street

No visit to Siem Reap is complete without a trip to Pub Street, where you can party to pounding music, until the early hours.

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Sunrise at Angkor Wat

Thousands flock daily to Angkor Wat at 5am to watch the sun peak from behind the temple’s iconic spires.

Angor Wat, Krong Siem Reap, Cambodia

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Otres Beach

Otres Beach, near Sihanoukville, is a chilled place to kick back and relax.

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Ta Prohm

Thrust into the Hollywood spotlight when providing the backdrop for scenes in Lara Croft: Tomb Raider, Ta Prohm and its famous roots feature heavily on Instagram.

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Khmer Hospitality

The famous Cambodian smile coupled with kind hearts make for great Instagram material.

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The Royal Palace and Silver Pagoda

The Royal Palace and Silver Pagoda in Phnom Penh are popular with both tourists and locals.

Royal Palace, Samdach Sothearos Blvd (3), Phnom Penh, Cambodia

Silver Pagoda, Oknha Chhun St. (240), Phnom Penh, Cambodia

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Bokor Mountain

Bokor Mountain in Kampot offers sweeping views across the country.

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Cardamom Mountains

The rural Cardamom Mountains are popular with trekkers.

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Wat Phnom

Wat Phnom in Phnom Penh is a sacred temple that can be explored by visitors.

Wat Phnom, ផ្លូវវត្តភ្នំ, Phnom Penh, Cambodia

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Preah Vihear

Taking the time to reach off-the-beaten-track Preah Vihear is rewarded with stunning scenery and access to iconic temples, minus the crowds of Angkor Wat.

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Koh Kong

Koh Kong and its tropical jungle, rivers, waterfalls and mountains offer some real respite.

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Koh Dach

Cycling around Koh Dach, or Silk Island, near Phnom Penh is a great way to spend the day.

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Foodie Shots

Cambodia’s food is a popular post on Instagram.

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Monkeys

Mischevious monkeys can be seen roaming the streets, especially around Wat Phnom in Phnom Penh.

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Crazy Road Habits

Cambodia’s crazy road habits make for great Instagram posts!

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Cute Kids

Kids screaming ‘hello’ is a daily occurrence in Cambodia.

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Rural Cambodia

Cambodia’s stunning countryside make for super Instagram posts.

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Moto Madness

More moto madness. No words needed…

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Kampot

Tranquil Kampot is an Instagram addict’s dream.

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