This section of Siem Reap Top 10s is ideal for those looking to experience the town's best hotels, attractions, restaurants, nightlife and shopping hotspots. While most associate Siem Reap with the iconic Angkor Wat, you'll find that it’s also home to colonial structures, unique museums and traditional markets. Its shopping scene comprises renowned local brands, fair-trade centres, and vibrant markets offering not only authentic goods, but also an in-depth look into the local culture and history.
As for dining and nightlife options, the tourist-friendly Pub Street hosts lively bars and restaurants serving French, Italian, Thai, and American fare as well as affordably-priced alcoholic beverages. Authentic Khmer delicacies are readily available in Siem Reap, from rustic food stalls and local markets to upscale local restaurants and five-star hotels. To help you narrow down your list of what to see, eat, do, and buy during your vacation, we’ve compiled a helpful guide of the best of Siem Reap.