What is Pchum Ben? Pchum Ben is one of Cambodia’s most important Buddhist festivals. The most important might be Visak Bochea Day. Translated into English, Pchum Ben means Ancestors Day. This 15-day holiday is based on the Khmer beliefs of karma and reincarnation. In...
What is the Royal Ploughing Ceremony? In Cambodia, The Royal Ploughing Ceremony is called Bon Chroat Preah Nongkoal. The Royal Ploughing Ceremony has been celebrated for hundreds of years in several Asian countries to mark the start of the rice growing season. The...
What do you know about Cambodia’s hot season? Get the rundown on Cambodia’s summer weather and fun activity ideas. Also, some quick tips from our guides!
“Just as a candle cannot burn without fire, men cannot live without a spiritual life.” - Buddha Do you know about Visak Bochea Day? What about Vesākha? No worries! Maybe you’ve only heard it by its English name, Buddha Day. If not, by the end of this short post,...
Learn all about Khmer New Year, an important 3-day Cambodian celebration! We will let you know why the New Year in Cambodia is 3 days long and what kinds of fun activities you should participate in.
Chinese New Year is coming soon! February 16th to be exact. Learn about this years zodiac sign and what you can expect to see in Cambodia!
Learn about Victory Day Over Genocide, a national Cambodian holiday. January 7th, 1979 is when Pol Pot and the Khmer Rouge were overthrown from power!
Everyone should have a great experience when they join Siem Reap Shuttle. Here we give you an in-depth explanation of our pick-up and drop-off services.
We want you to have an amazing time while staying in Siem Reap. That’s why we’ve put together this quick guide about Cambodia’s cool season, aka winter.