HISTORY AND CULTURE (BUILDINGS AND STRUCTURES)
Wat Phnom is a famous historical huge temple that is up high at the hill and most tourists will visit. Not to missed out seeing the big Buddha statue and great craftsmanship of antics. We are only 1-2 minutes walking distance from Sunway Hotel Phnom Penh.
Wat Ounalom was built in hundreds of years ago and they have the architect building structure of more than 500 years ago. We are only 5-10 minutes driving distance from Sunway Hotel Phnom Penh.
Silver Pagoda is a Buddhist temple that built century ago for the King of Cambodia where the family was staying. The place consist of several buildings that houses many treasure such as gold and jeweled Buddha statues, structures and gardens that most tourist will pay a visit. We are only 5-10 minutes driving distance from Sunway Hotel Phnom Penh.
Choeung Ek - The Killing Fields
The Killing Fields are a number of sites in Cambodia where large numbers of people were killed and buried by the Khmer Rouge regime, during its rule of the country from 1975 to 1979.
The Independence Monument (Vimean Ekareach) in Phnom Penh, capital of Cambodia, was built in 1958. It stands on the intersection of Norodom Boulevard and Sihanouk Boulevard in the centre of the city. It is in the form of a lotus-shaped stupa, of the style seen at the great Khmer temple at Angkor Wat and other Khmer historical sites.
The Royal Palace, in Phnom Penh, Cambodia, is a complex of buildings which serves as the royal residence of the king of Cambodia. Its full name in the Khmer language is Preah Barum Reachea Veang Chaktomuk. The Kings of Cambodia have occupied it since it was built in 1860's, with a period of absence when the country came into turmoil during and after the reign of the Khmer Rouge.
Tuol Sleng Prison Museum
Tuol Sleng Genocide Museum is the museum that gives a give a visuals of painful experience that Cambodian had. The place is filled with torture, horrible acts, photographs of mutilated bodies and forlorn faces of prisoners and cruelty during the Khmer Rouge regime. We are only 10-15 minutes driving distance from Sunway Hotel Phnom Penh.
National Museum is a beautiful sandstone museum that was opened in 1920 and as one of the largest collections of Khmer Art that close to 14,000 items from prehistoric period during and after Khmer Empire. We are only 5-10 minutes driving distance from Sunway Hotel Phnom Penh.
Russian Market or known as Psar Toul Tom Pong is a large and famous market that tourist will visit to purchase local goods such as souvenirs, cloth, shoe, junk food, jewelry, luggage, toiletries, local crafts and many more. We are only 10-15 minutes driving distance from Sunway Hotel Phnom Penh.
This is a huge Cambodian Market for the locals who consist of mall, convenient store and supermarkets. If experiencing the local's lifestyle, try out the foods and fruits, buy some local souvenir for friends and family is part of the trip's interest, we will recommend this Central Market. We are only 10-15 minutes walking distance from Sunway Hotel Phnom Penh.