Siem Reap is the world's greatest miracle.
It boasts of the largest temple complex in the world in the neighboring area of Angkor. These mysterious sandstone temples were introduced to the world by French naturalist Henri Mouhot who accidentally discovered an area that before had existed only in myths.
Siem Reap is a destination to soak in the pre-historic days, but with comfortable stay in the city. Be it a room in cheap hotel in Siem Reap to one packed with luxuries all are listed at Booked.net. Check out our hotel offers with maps, photos and secure forms.
The temples reshaped the city from a dusty track towards a popular resort. Be assured that your stay in the city is going to be filled with pleasant memories. You can spend time wandering ancient ruins of Angkor or devote yourself only to museums, galleries and historic sites within Siem Reap.
- Landmine Museum, aimed to educate locals and tourists about the dangers of land mines
- Silk Worm Farm offers an opportunity to buy silk products
- War Museum is a governmental property with machines from the wartime
- Angkor National Museum traces the history of the Angkor complex
Siem Reap is a city with a clear adherence to its rich historical past. The city paved a long path from a small settlement through a period of French colonization to the capital of Siem Reap Province. The biggest part of today’s temples was built between 11th and 12th centuries, but public interest to the city arrived with the opening of the Angkor Tom.
Today Siem Reap supports a full range of services like filling dining and extensive shopping. You can make your best purchases in the city's central market, while to dine out you need to visit one of the upscale restaurants in the downtown area. As you are in Siem Reap, enjoy its rural charm and explore it on foot. The city is compact enough for strolls and safe enough to enjoy it after dark.
Locals say their hometown is frozen in the previous century, but five-star hotels will introduce you to the present Siem Reap. Booked.net can take the hassle out of booking hotels for you.