Day Trips from Angkor

Discover unique day trips from Angkor and explore hidden gems nearby. Uncover ancient temples and immerse yourself in the rich history of the region.

The Best Day Trips from Angkor

When you've marveled at the sunrise over the ancient temples of Angkor Wat and wandered through the historic corridors of Bayon, you might find yourself yearning to explore beyond the majestic ruins. Fortunately, the region around Angkor is brimming with destinations perfect for day trips, offering a glimpse into the rich culture, history, and natural beauty of Cambodia. And when it comes to organizing these excursions, Happytripz is your go-to for an unforgettable experience.

Phnom Kulen National Park

Just a short drive from Angkor, Phnom Kulen National Park is a sacred mountain that offers not only a spiritual retreat but also a natural wonderland. Here, you can visit the reclining Buddha at Preah Ang Thom, take a refreshing dip in the waterfall, and marvel at the River of a Thousand Lingas. Happytripz ensures a seamless journey to this historical and natural sanctuary.

Beng Mealea

For those who fancy a bit of Indiana Jones-style adventure, the overgrown temple of Beng Mealea is a must-visit. This lesser-known temple is engulfed by the jungle, giving it an otherworldly charm. With Happytripz, you can explore this hidden gem and feel like a true explorer, uncovering the secrets of a bygone era.

Kompong Khleang Floating Village

Experience the unique way of life at Kompong Khleang, one of the largest floating villages on the Tonle Sap Lake. Witness the community's daily life on the water, with houses on towering stilts and a culture adapted to the ebb and flow of the lake. Happytripz offers guided tours that provide a respectful and insightful look into the lives of the local residents. Check out the location on Google Maps.

Whether it's the tranquility of a mountain sanctuary, the thrill of an archaeological treasure hunt, or the allure of a floating community, the areas surrounding Angkor are teeming with opportunities for exploration. With Happytripz, your day trips from Angkor are not just excursions; they're gateways to the heart and soul of Cambodia. Embark on these journeys and let the stories of this land unfold before you.

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Serenity Grant

Exploring beyond Angkor was breathtaking, with serene landscapes and rich history at every turn.

Bristol Austin

The day trip to the floating villages was an unforgettable experience, offering a unique glimpse into local life.

Miguel Calderon

Our guide was knowledgeable, making the trip to Phnom Kulen National Park both educational and awe-inspiring.

Garrett Dunn

The excursion to Beng Mealea was a highlight, with its overgrown temples and sense of adventure.

Queen Harrison

Visiting the silk farms on our day trip provided a fascinating insight into traditional Cambodian craftsmanship.