Battambang Province - 3 Attractions You Must Visit


About Battambang Province

It is also called "the rice bowl of Cambodia". The province features a range of cultures as well as natural resources. Seventy-five percent of the area is jungles and mountains.

Types of Attractions in Battambang Province

Activities Around

List of Attractions in Battambang Province

Ek Phnom Pagoda

Ek Phnom Pagoda

Hindu Temples

This is a substantial early-11th century Angkorian-era temple ruin built as a Hindu temple under the ruler Suryavarman I. The temple is in rough condition, consisting of prasats on a platform with some Hindu themed carvings in pretty good condition.

Phnom Banan Temple

Phnom Banan Temple

Hindu Temples


An Angkor-era mountaintop temple overlooking the countryside and rural villages. The ruin of Phnom Banan, which was originally built in the 11th century, is the best-preserved of the Khmer temples around Battambang and also one of the attractive tourist destinations in Battambang.

Tonlé Sap Biosphere Reserve

The Tonle Sap Biosphere Reserve is located in the Northeast of Cambodia. It includes the Tonle Sap Lake, the most extensive freshwater lake in South-East Asia, which is located in the centre of the Tonle Sap Basin. It is surrounded by the Dong Rek Mountains to the north, the Cardamom Mountains to the southwest, and other small hills to the east that separate the basin from the Mekong River.

Map of attractions in Battambang Province


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