Battambang, in Cambodia, is a city of round and about 150,000 inhabitants.
The national capital Phnom Penh is situated 160 miles (257 kilometers) southeast of Battambang, while Pattaya is 150 miles (241 kilometers) to the west.
If you are interested in culture and history visit the Battambang Museum, one of the most interesting museum experiences in Battambang. Explore the collections at your own pace, lose yourself in the exhibits, then ask for tips from the locals to discover some of the more eclectic museums in the vicinity.
A place of worship, one of the more popular of the many historic sites here, is the Ek Phnom Temple. Visit this heritage building to discover its cultural significance as well as to admire the architecture.
Once you’ve checked out all the main spots on the tourst trail in Battambang, wrap up your stay in this fascinating region with a visit to the Phnom Sampeau.