Attraction

Banteay Chhmar Temple known as the hs the historical site which was built between 12th and 13th centuries during the reign of King, Jar Varman VII. The temple is located at Thmar Puok District, along the National Road No 59ª. Nowadays, the temple is damaged because of war and gangs of offendees who have stolen statues and the temple stone for selling them to Thailand. In addition, there are some other temples in Ban Teay Mean Chey province such as Pra Sat Preah Chhor and Pra Sat Pram as well th...
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Shop

As you will visit any provincial of Cambodia, In, [[Banteay Meanchey]]  you can buy most commodity at every market located near center of town, even though small towns like Samraong District have at least one market for shopping.You may also find a market in Samraong centre, which is a busy areas with local shops dealing the local daily consumer products, like fish, pork, beef,  fruits, vegetables, meats, packed products and grocery items for your personal cooking or take away. Most of the f...
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Stay

Rong Roeung HotelFan rooms 200 baht (US$7), a/c rooms 300 baht (US$10). Western bath, sat. (Satellite) TV, clean; and the owner speaks English.Sourkear Hotel Fan US$ 5, a/c US$ 10. The rooms are very clean and have large and small beds as an additional Western bath.No Name Hotel The name was being changed when we stayed there-to what, they did not know. It’s a nice place. The manager speaks English and the staff is very friendly. Western bath, sat. TV, wrap-around terrace overlooki...
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Eat & Drink

Mondial Restaurant This is the swank joint in town with good food and service. Friendly staff and live Khmer music while you have your dinner (this is thakfully one place that keeps the volume down a bit). The staff is fair in their English.Penh Chet RestaurantA step down but it’s a clean, basic place with good food and the usual friendly beer girls. There is also live music here in the evening. There isn’t an English menu, but the beer girls will have a lot of fun trying to help you or...
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How to Get There

By Road Present, It is more accessible to [[Banteay Meanchey]] Province, Most domestic and international visitors come to [[Banteay Meanchey]] mostly by Road, you can reach the province by method of transport as the following:The town of Sisophan i s a bout 359 k m f r o m [[Phnom Penh]] via national road number 5. You may also reach the Province from Bangkok via Poipet border. There is not alot of choices to get into that province. You either have you rown motorcycle or you are taking a sh...
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Orientation

History [[Banteay Meanchey]] is another part of previous extensive Khmer empire. The notable one is the [[Banteay Chhmar]] temple in the north of the province, built in 12th -13th century. Local Cambodian people call this temples are the Banteay Neang and Banteay Torp temples.In the 1795 Siam took control over Western Cambodia, and made the area into Siamese province of Inner Cambodia with the administration capital in Phra Tabong ([[Battambang]]). This province lasted until 1907 when Siam ...
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Banteay Meanchey

Banteay Chhmar EcoTourism
[[Banteay Meanchey]] province is situated on the Thai border in north-western Cambodia and its capital province's named Sisophon. The charming and quiet town of Sisophorn is today a place that only gives hints to its turbulent past upon closer examination recent past. Like Siem Reap and [[Battambang]] Provinces, The province is poor and there are still many unexploded mines in the provinces fields and forests. Nearly all of Banteay Meanchey's 840000 residents are farmers although the improving e...
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