The Cambodian Cultural Village is an
amusement park in Siem Reap, where you can learn
more about the Cambodian culture. It is located on road 6,
the way to the airport. It has a surface of 210.000 square meters
and presents an unique concept in Cambodia. The tour starts with
the wax musuem which displays scenes from the past. You will also
be able to see recreated homes from the Cham, Chinese, Kreug and
Khmer people. Don't forget to have a look in the gardens. There are
some replica's hidden of landmark buildings in Cambodia, like the
Royal Palace of Phnom Penh. There are several stages on which
dances and acrobatic performances will be hold during the whole
day. You will get a schedule at the entrance so that you won't miss
any of them.
The purpose of the Culture Village is to entertain and give an
insight in the Cambodian culture in a funny and amusing way. It's a
very popular place with the Cambodians. They see it as a relaxing
day out with the family.
Foreigners have to pay 15 dollar which is maybe a little too
expensive if you can't appreciate the Cambodian comedy.It is open
from 9h00 to 21h00. Also be carefull when sitting to close to the
stage. You may end up on it.
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