Area: 181,035 sq km
Capital: Phnom Penh
Population: 14.478 million inhabitants (2010)

Travel advice
Status: Non-essential travel to certain areas in Cambodia inadvisable.
More information about this advice, visit National Government .

Best time
January, February, March, April, November and December are the best months to travel to Cambodia. This will avoid the rainy season, causing floods.

Khmer is the official language in Cambodia. In addition, on a smaller scale, there are still Chinese, French, Vietnamese and English.

Travel documents
You must have a passport valid for at least 6 months upon arrival in Cambodia.
A visa is required. These can be purchased at the airport upon arrival.

Embassies and consulates
Below is a list of relevant diplomatic representations with eg address and contact information.
Dutch Embassy in Thailand (also for Cambodia): .
Embassy of Cambodia in Belgium (also Netherlands) .

Immunization (vaccination)
Before visiting Cambodia it is recommended to get one or more vaccinations.

In Cambodia (except Phnom Penh and Angkor Wat) is malaria

Money and Money
In Cambodia is paid by the Cambodian riel (KHR) and US dollar (USD).

Traffic and route
In Cambodia you have to drive on the right side of the road.

In Cambodia, sometimes an adapter is needed.

Tap water
It is not recommended to drink water from the tap.

News and newspapers
The latest news regarding Cambodia available on Google news .
A summary of the newspapers from Cambodia can be found on Abyznewslinks .

Websites from Cambodia end in .kh.
Official website of Cambodia: .

Photos and videos
On Flickr you can find a nice collection of pictures of Cambodia.
On Youtube you will find a nice collection of videos of Cambodia.

An overview of all the holidays in Cambodia available at .

Protected areas and World Heritage

An overview of the protected areas (such as national parks, reserves and wildlife parks) in Cambodia can be found on Protected Planet .
An overview of the World Heritage in Cambodia can be found on the World Heritage List of UNESCO.

Source: Wikipedia, Wiki Voyage, Government, Embassy Countries, GGD, Google News, Abyznews, Yellow Pages, Flickr, Youtube,,, Protected Planet, World Heritage List.



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