Phnom Penh is capital if Cambodia, so history is most important for your visit therefore, this experience is most helpful to everyone who wants to know about it. Then we will spend a half-day to explore the secret history of Cambodia. We will learn about the fascinating recent history of Cambodia. We will see the location that journalists camped out in 1975 on the eve of Khmer Rouge that takeover. The old building is known as a ghostly building that has been left burn-out. On this confront Cambodia past, we will also visit the Tuol Sleng Genocide Museum that was a school in the past and it was a Khmer Rouge torture center. After that head out the capital city to Choeung Ek Genocidal Center, a place made up of 8000 human skulls marks the site of one of the infamous Killing Field. We will finish by sampling some interesting Khmer snacks and exploring how this recent history and politics continue to affect the lives of average Cambodian.
Vantha, Kim, Thou, Dy, Neang, Da
We are co-worker Neang and Da, we are local tour guides in Phnom Penh. We grew up in this city and working as a guide for more than 5 years, we know the ins and outs of Phnom Penh. Local travel gives you the opportunity to experience a destination as locals do and has the potential to impact you in ways you never imagined. In short: local is awesome. Neang really love teaching everyone about the history of Cambodia that is why he became a professional local tour guide for Phnom Penh Destination. If you need him as your tour guide in Phnom Penh, we are happy to assign him for you. Da is a young lady who passionate about her job. She is a licensed local tour guide who mostly busy almost the day. Da made many excellence feedbacks return on our Trip Advisor and she will make it here as well.
Local Khmer snacks
Entrance fees to Tuol Sleng Genocide Museum (S21) and Choueng Ek Killing Field
Transport by air conditioned vehicle
We will explore the Phnom Penh’s recent tragic history and visit Tuol Sleng Genocide Museum and Choueng Ek bone pagoda. Explore the Cambodia of the past and present with a local guide and explore local politics and finish by sampling some interesting and delicious Khmer snacks.
Phnom Penh's Past