A perfect honeymoon in Cambodia. Cambodia is a destination of choice for an unforgettable honeymoon. It has iconic and romantic sites like Angkor Wat. However, Cambodia possesses more than this wonder of the world. Couples can enjoy a romantic getaway to authentic Cambodian beaches, cruises on the Mekong river or Tonle Sap as well as enjoying an elephant ride at Mondolkiri or Ratanakiri.
The inevitable visit of Angkor Wat at Siem Reap
Angkor Wat is the country’s symbol. This large religious temple was built by Suryavarman II and is located in the vicinity of Tonlé Sap River. The outer walls, the moats and the top of the monument represent, respectively, the mountains, the ocean and the residence of Gods. At about 5 o’clock in the morning, the partners can admire the wonderful sunrise which makes the monument shines brightly. They can then continue the extensive visit to the Angkor site hand in hand. It should be noted that the best moment to explore the Angkor complex is between 11:00am and 2:30pm, where the newleyweds can enjoy the visit away from the crowds. You can get to Angkor Wat by hiring a tuk-tuk or an air-conditioned car.
Romantic river cruises in Phnom Penh
The romantic escape continues in Phnom Penh, the capital of Cambodia. Enjoy an atmosphere full of charm and authenticity where cruises are organized on the Mekong River. It’s perfect for a pleasant moment with your love one around a candlelight dinner at sunset. You can pursue your travel with a relaxing spa treatment or simply relax in one of the many luxurious hotels and rooftop pools.
Discover the Kep Province
Pursue your visit by visiting Kep, located 3 hours away from Phnom Penh by car. Kep offers a relaxing atmosphere and a change of scenery thanks to its beautiful unspoiled beaches and beautiful marine soils. The municipality is also home to multiple guesthouses on the shore as well as many hills. The couple can opt for a boat tour to explore the Rabbit island. The latest has several beaches, beautiful spots for river-swimming and various bungalows. Moreover, the couples seeking new discovery can make a trek in the national park of Kep. It covers an area of 50 km² with multiple trekking paths. The trip of the newlyweds will be marked by natural landscapes and the noise of animals. Once arrived at the top of Kep mountain, the travellers can benefit from the fantastic view of the surroundings.
An adventurous gateway in the heart of Mondolkiri jungle
To continue their honeymoon in Cambodia, the happy couple can explore Mondolkiri. It”s the wildest and most remote region of the country. It is famous for its wooded hills, its unspoilt nature but also for its elephants. During their tour, the partners will be able to undertake various activities. For example, they can visit the Bou Sra Waterfall in the dense jungle. The double drop waterfall is located 30 km away from Sen Monorom. To access this area, tourists will be charged 3 000 to 15 000 riels, depending on their means of transport. In addition to the exploration of this natural wonder, the couple can also ride an elephant in Mondolkiri. Several ecotourism park and wildlife sanctuary are presents. To spend 2 days in one of them, the adventurous globe-trotters will need to pay a fee around $100 per person.