Cambodia (ព្រះរាជាណាចក្រកម្ពុជា), the successor state of the once powerful Hindu and Buddhist Khmer Empire, has an area of about 180,000 km², sharing border with Thailand in the north and west, Laos in the north-east, and Vietnam in the east and south-east.

The lacustrine plain, formed by the inundations of the Tonle Sap (Great Lake), measures about 2,590 km² during the dry season and expands to about 24,605 km² during the rainy season.

The kingdom’s capital and largest city is Phnom Penh.

Main sights

Angkor Wat, Banteay Chhmar, Banteay Kolei, Banteay Samre, Banteay Srei, Banteay Top, Battambang, Bayon, Beng Melea, Chikreng, Kompong Thom, Phnom Penh, Phimeanakas, Prasat Kravan, Preah Khan, Sisophon, Skun, Ta Prohm, Thmar Puok, Thommanon, La Rivière des Mille Lingas, Tonlé Sap, Wat Banan, Wat Ek

Map: Cambodia
Map: Cambodia