Svay Rieng is located just 58km from the Moch Bai border crossing and has become fairly prosperous as a result. Svay Rieng is densely populated – over 580,000 live in its 3000km and most earn at least part of their lving from haulage.
Svay (pronounced Swai) Rieng is on of the smallest and sleepiest Cambodian provinces that just happen to have one of the country’s busiest highways running straight through – National Highway No 1, which links Phnom Penh and Ho Chi Minh City in Vietnam just after you cross the Mekong River by way of the Neak Loeung Ferry. It is also one of the poorest provinces of Cambodia due to the poor quality of the land. Most of the provincial population eke out a subsistence living based on farming and fishing.
Svay Rieng Travel