BEST TIME TO VISIT
Best: The best time to visit Cambodia is from October to March, however this also depends also on the destination and activity you want to do.
Average: Cambodia can be very interesting
in the monsoon season from June to beginning of October. Additional benefit: Less crowded.
Least: The hottest season from April to May.
MONEY & ATM's
Riel (KHR) is Cambodia's currency. However, US dollars are also accepted as legal tender.
ATM's are available in all major cities and tourist areas such as Phnom Penh, Siem Reap, Kampot, Battambang and Sihanoukville. In other areas, ATM facilities are limited and may be unreliable.
DANGERS & ANNOYANCES
These days, Cambodia is a pretty safe country for tourists. The most common crime is bag- or cellphone-snatching which mostly happens only in Phnom Penh.
Be also aware of unrealistic price expectations when bargaining for a service or goods
ENTRY REQUIREMENTS & VISA
A valid passport (6 month over the stay) and a official visa are required to enter Cambodia.
The visa can be obtained upon arrival at the airport, at a Cambodian embassy in your country or online.
HEALTH & VACCINATION
Before you go to Cambodia, make sure your vaccinations are up to date, including measles and rabies.
Other vaccinations are recommended, including hepatitis (A&B) and typhoid, malaria, polio, Yellow Fever... Talk to your travel health professional about which ones are right for you.
INTERNET & MOBILE SERVICES
Wi-fi and mobile phone coverage is really good in the main cities and towns. However, many of the islands and remote areas may not offer the best coverage of service.
Various providers of prepaid SIM Cards for mobile services including affordable data packages are available on the airport or in town.