The Only 3 Day Siem Reap Itinerary You'll Ever Need Story

By Agne Civilyte

Introduction

The Only 3 Day Siem Reap Itinerary You'll Ever Need Story

Siem Reap is a small town (sometimes referred to as a small city) in Cambodia known as an ‘ancient world’... Read more

Day 1

Exploring Angkor Wat

You will start the first day of your 3 days in Siem Reap itinerary with a tour around Angkor Wat.... Read more

Day 1 - Stop 1

Sunrise at Angkor Wat

The temple complex of Angkor Wat was initially built as a Hindu temple complex for the god Vishnu during the... Read more

Day 1 - Stop 2

Angkor Thom Complex

Angkor Thom is a city-temple complex in the Angkor Archeological Park. Usually mistaken as 'just another temple', Angkor Thom is... Read more

Day 1 - Stop 3

Taprohm Khmer Food I

Located inside Angkor Wat, Taprohm Khmer Food I is the perfect little restaurant to enjoy your lunch. The restaurant serves... Read more

Day 1 - Stop 4

Ta Prohm Temple (Tomb Raider Temple)

Ta Prohm Temple, also known as Rajavihara, used to be a monastery and university. The temple was constructed during the... Read more

Day 1 - Stop 5

Ta Som Temple

Ta Som Temple is a small 12th-century Buddhist temple located to the north of the Angkor Wat Archaeological Park entrance.... Read more

Day 1 - Stop 6

Sunset at Phnom Bakheng

Phnom Bakheng is dedicated to the god Shiva and was previously used as the tomb of King Yasovarman I. The... Read more

Day 1 - Stop 7

Apsara Dance at Smile of Angkor Theatre

Apsara Dance is an indigenous Cambodian performance that resembles a ballet. It was created in the mid 20th century by... Read more

Day 2

A Different Side of Siem Reap

On your second day, you are going to experience a different side of Siem Reap. You will have a chance... Read more

Day 2 - Stop 1

Banteay Srei Temple

Located north of Angkor Wat, Banteay Srei Temple is a perfect place to start your second day in Siem Reap.... Read more

Day 2 - Stop 2

Phnom Kulen National Park

Located about 48 km from Siem Reap, Phnom Kulen National Park is a gorgeous mountainous park. Established in 1993, it... Read more

Day 2 - Stop 3

Beng Mealea Temple

Beng Mealea, also known as Jungle Temple and Lotus Pond, is an unrestored temple situated deep inside the jungle. To... Read more

Day 2 - Stop 4

Kompong Phluk Floating Village

Situated about a 50-minute drive from Siem Reap, Kompong Phluk (sometimes called Kampong Phluk) is a collection of three floating... Read more

Day 2 - Stop 5

Angkor Night Market

If you are not too tired and are still looking for some ideas of what to do in Siem Reap,... Read more

Day 3

A Day in the Heart of Siem Reap

The third day of your 3-day itinerary for Siem Reap is going to be very relaxing and slow-paced. You will... Read more

Day 3 - Stop 1

War Museum Cambodia

The War Museum, also known as War Museum Cambodia, is the only war museum in the country. It allows visitors... Read more

Day 3 - Stop 2

Angkor National Museum

Opened in 2007, the Angkor National Museum is a modern building packed with ancient artefacts. It is the perfect place... Read more

Day 3 - Stop 3

Spoons Cafe

Spoons Cafe is one of a few dining facilities that provide training to young Cambodian adults. These cafes hire young... Read more

Day 3 - Stop 4

Made in Cambodia Market

A Siem Reap travel guide cannot be complete without a trip to Made in Cambodia Market. This is an artisan... Read more

Day 3 - Stop 5

Pub Street

Pub Street is the heart of Siem Reap's nightlife. Situated next to the Old Market, Pub Street (or Street 8)... Read more

Conclusion

Conclusion

Siem Reap is a place that has everything from sacred sites to busy streets filled with nightclubs. As it is... Read more