Tours in Angkor/Siem reap(Cambodia)
Cambodia is a country of ancient civilization, literally thirty years ago survived the horrors of genocide and violence that the most serious impact on development and greatly influenced the monuments of the past. Today, Cambodia is one of the most promising tourist regions of South-East Asia, attracting tourists from around the world. Tens of thousands of travelers choose tours to Cambodia, to get acquainted with the unique monuments of history and culture of this ancient country.
Siem reap (Siem Reap, also Siemreap, Simrep, Siem reap, etc.) is a town in the North of Cambodia, the main stopping place for tourists to access the temples of Angkor archaeological Park (often referred to simply and mistakenly Angkor Wat). The city was founded in the year of 802, and its name literally means "Siam defeated". This city derived its name in the 16th century in honor of the victory over Thailand.
From a tourist point of view to consider Siem reap as a tourist interesting place without Angkor, not worth it. It is for the inspection of temple complexes of Siem reap is annually visited by a huge number of tourists. Thanks to the Angkor city is very popular and here began to develop the tourist infrastructure. Well, until in the early 19th century, the French explorers re-opened Angkor, Siem reap was simply a village.
Today, Siem reap is a tourist town with lots of hotels, cafes and restaurants, and in addition to the temples of Angkor there are other attractions and entertainment. Close to town, built an international airport ready to receive flights from all over the world. The city's population is 171 800 people (as of 2009). A beach holiday in Siem reap not, and will be able to sunbathe, except that pool.
Find and book a tour to Angkor/Siem reap (Cambodia) online for rent, no extra charge you can using the suggested search form. Moreover, among the proposals meet very interesting and combined tours with visits to neighboring countries: Bangkok and Pattaya in Thailand, Ho Chi Minh city in Vietnam. Some tours include a stop for a day or two in Phnom Penh to discover the capital of Cambodia.
Well, for more tourist information about Sihanoukville , you can get from our site.