Top things to do in Kompong Chhnang

Top Choice Village in Kompong Chhnang

Phoum Kandal & Chong Kos Floating Villages

Much less visited than other floating villages, the Tonlé Sap River hamlets of Phoum Kandal (ភូមិកណ្ដាល) and Chong Kos (ចុងកោះ) are a colourful vision of brightly painted wooden houses, with tiny terraces strung wit…
Village in Kompong Chhnang

Ondong Rossey

The quiet village of Ondong Rossey, where the area’s famous red pottery is made under every stilted house, is a delightful 7km ride west of town through serene rice fields dotted with sugar palms, many with bamboo l…
Historic Site in Kompong Chhnang

Kompong Chhnang Airport

The Khmer Rouge's never-operational Kompong Chhnang Airport, built between 1977 and 1978 by slave labour, was probably intended to serve as a base for launching air attacks against Vietnam. Cement of such high quali…
Viewpoint in Kompong Chhnang

Phnom Santuk

Phnom Santuk, a rocky hillock behind Wat Santuk, is a few kilometres southwest of Kompong Chhnang. The boulder-strewn summit affords fine views of the countryside, including Tonlé Sap lake, 20km to the north.
Cambodian in Kompong Chhnang

Soksan Restaurant

It may lack English signage, but there's an English menu at this restaurant next to Kompong Chhnang's taxi park. It specialises in fried everything, and soups – or be adventurous and order the porcupinefish with ome…
Market in Kompong Chhnang

Psar Krom

On the road to Kompong Chhnang's river port, Psar Krom is a sprawling market area with plenty of food stalls where you can get a cheap and filling meal.
Bakery in Kompong Chhnang

Heng Chamreun Bakery

Part of a renowned chain, this glistening bakery sells good sandwiches, rice cakes and other snacks ideal for the road.
Market in Kompong Chhnang

Psar Leu

Kompong Chhnang's central market has plenty of cheap and cheerful food stalls and is a bustling hub of local life.
Landmark in Kompong Chhnang

Independence Monument

This large, dusky-red monument sits slap in the center of Kompong Chhnang.
Landmark in Kompong Chhnang

Cambodia-Vietnam Friendship Monument

One of two monuments on the strip of grass in the center of Kompong Chhnang.