Kampong Thom, Cambodia
NR6, Krong Stueng Saen, Kampong Thom Province
Kampong Thom is a province which is in the center of Cambodia. Kampong Thom borders Siem Reap to the northwest, Preah Vihear to the north, Stung Treng to the northeast, Kratie to the east, and Kampong Cham and Kampong Chhnang to the south.
Kampong Thom Province attracts tourists with its lake, river, forests, mountains, and over 200 ancient temples. People there earn by fishing, producing wild fish, and growing rice with aquaculture.
Traveling to Kampong Thom is about 168 kilometers. If you wish to travel by bus or VIP van, it will take 4 hours to arrive there. The bus ticket costs around USD 8 to USD 10.50 depending on regular bus or VIP bus, and the VIP van ticket only costs USD 6.
Places to visit
In Kampong Thom, places you can visit are Soban Teuk, Sambo Preykuk Temples, Santuk Silks, Phnom Sontok, Spean Preah Toeus, Prasat Yeai Poeun, Old Colonial Governers Mansion, Bat Colony, Bronze Lake, Stung Sen River, Prasat Kuha Nokor, and Phnom Santuk Temple.