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Khmer Architecture Tours

Phnom Penh, Cambodia
+855 17 369 743
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Excellent.

Very interesting, not only we were able to learn history of the development of the city. We were... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Arek O
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Nanjing, Jiangsu, China
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Fascinating

My sister and I did the cyclo tour of the heritage buildings and it was fascinating, eye opening... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Danielle W
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Melbourne, Australia
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Tours of modern architecture in Cambodia. Our various tours focus on buildings erected after Cambodia's independence in 1953, a style described as 'New Khmer Architecture', while setting these within the historical context of Phnom Penh. Regular tours take place on the second and fourth weekend of each month, guided by Cambodian architects and students. Custom tours can be arranged and can be given in Khmer, French or Chinese upon request.
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Very interesting, not only we were able to learn history of the development of the city. We were shown number of very unique buildings and they history. Some hidden behind the living quarters, the Chinese Temple or Catholic Church. Unfortunately, with the current speed of...More

Thank Arek O
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

My sister and I did the cyclo tour of the heritage buildings and it was fascinating, eye opening and wonderful. Virak was an amazing guide with flawless English and his knowledge about the buildings and the history of the city was amazing. Thank you Virak,...More

Thank Danielle W
Reviewed 11 June 2017 via mobile

This tour was well worth the time and money. My sister and I did the cyclo tour and our guide Virak was able to offer us a real insight into the past, present and future of Phnom Penh's architecture. Thank you for such a wonderful...More

Thank lozweedie
KAT-Coordinator, Coordinator at Khmer Architecture Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Dear Guest, Thanks for your very positive reaction! It is great to hear that you and your sister had a good time visiting and learning about Phnom Penh, the architecture and its history. You are very welcome! With kind regards, Ester

Reviewed 14 May 2017

I took the cyclo tour of the city centre. It was excellent - our guide Virak took us to some wonderful spots that you'd never notice on your own, even though they are right in the centre of town. Virak was a wealth of information...More

Thank 645JSutt
Reviewed 24 April 2017 via mobile

I did the Public 1960's houses ...... tour which included the White Building amongst others. Our guide was fantastic, so enthusiastic about his subject and sharing so much knowledge with us. I would highly recommend these guys tours to anyone & they have plenty to...More

Thank Gail14UK
Reviewed 22 April 2017 via mobile

Dear Travelbuddies, This tour will help you to understand Phnom Penh as an urban City and give you a really deep overview about the last 70years till now. My guide was Kagna a passion Architect who loves sharing information about traditional khmer Architecture and French...More

Thank Christoph A
KAT-Coordinator, Coordinator at Khmer Architecture Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 24 April 2017

Thank you Chris for your great review of both the Colonial Architecture and the New Khmer Architecture Tour. It is wonderful to hear that you had a good time and learned about the history, development and architecture of Phnom Penh and that our guide Kagna...More

Reviewed 10 April 2017

We took a 3-hour tour by cyclo through old Phnom Penh and the National Stadium. Our tour guide Kagna was very knowledgeable and knew a lot about the history of the sites. We started at the post office area, through a beautiful French colonial bank...More

Thank Eric S
KAT-Coordinator, Coordinator at Khmer Architecture Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 24 April 2017

Dear Eric, Thank you for your lovely review, which describes very well the different aspects of the combined tour: part of the Colonial Tour and part of the 1960s New Khmer Architecture Tour (the Sports Complex). I’m happy you enjoyed all parts of it and...More

Reviewed 5 April 2017

I have had 4 tours since i came to Phnom Penh. All of them are well planned and let learn a lot about the city. However, i would like to highlight Lyna, as a very special and knowledgeable guide. After my first tour with her...More

1  Thank Anna Y
Reviewed 12 March 2017

We did a private Central Phnom Penh by Cyclo Tour on our first full day in Phnom Penh and it was a great introduction to the city - we were taken to places we would never have gone on our own, and our guide gave...More

Thank Holidaymad
KAT-Coordinator, Khmer Architecture Tours Coordinator at Khmer Architecture Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 29 March 2017

Dear valued guest, Thank you very much for your positive reaction. We are happy to hear that you enjoyed our Architecture tour by Cyclo, focusing on the Historical Center of Phnom Penh, as an introduction to the city, Cambodian life, culture and history. Like you...More

Reviewed 26 February 2017

The tour we took with Kagna gave us a real insight into Phnom Penh's architecture and history. We saw places we never would have found or seen otherwise. Travel by cyclo was quite an experience. Added bonus is that tours promote the preservation of heritage...More

1  Thank Diane S
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