Top things to do

Arts Centre in Pursat

Bunrany Hun Sen Development Center

Bunrany Hun Sen teaches cloth and mat weaving, sewing, marble carving and other artisanal skills to young people, and sells the items they make from a large shop on the premises. There are some real bargains here on…
Park in Pursat

Koh Sampovmeas

This bizarre island-park, built in the shape of a ship, is Pursat's place to see and be seen around sunset. Young locals drop by for aerobics (classes from 5pm) or a game of badminton, while power-walkers pound the …
Cambodian in Pursat

Reak Smey Angkor Restaurant

Hugely popular with Khmer tour groups, this family-run restaurant dishes up an extensive menu of local favourites, with plenty of noodle soups and fried-rice options. There's also a small menu of omelettes and Weste…
Chinese in Pursat

Lam Siv Eng Restaurant

This Chinese place is popular with locals and fills up particularly at breakfast, when Vietnamese iced coffee and noodle soups fly out of the kitchen.
Dam in Pursat

Khmer Rouge–Era Dam

This dam, built during the Khmer Rouge era, is now a popular local fishing and bathing spot.
Market in Pursat

Psar Chaa

Pursat's old market area has plenty of bric-a-brac to sift through, and cheap food stalls.
Mosque in Pursat

Cham Mosque

Many of Pursat's Cham community live near this small local mosque.