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Tropical Bliss
Soak up the sun in the fine, white sand beaches across the chill coastal town of Sihanoukville. Enjoy the laid-back atmosphere and go on underwater adventures to see magnificent reefs and teeming marine wildlife
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With a handful of white sandy beaches, crystal clear waters, and a cozy atmosphere, this small southern Cambodian city is a favorite beach destination for many visitors over the years. Sihanoukville (also known as Kampong Som) used to be a sleepy port town, but has recently attracted tourists looking for a tropical getaway. If you plan on visiting the city anytime soon, here is a list of things to do in Sihanoukville.

Otres Beach

Just a little past south of Ochheuteal Beach is the stunning Otres Beach. Take in the blinding white beach that stretches at 3 km while you bask in the salty breeze. The Otres Beach boasts a relaxing, laid back vibe compared to its neighboring resorts because of the lack of hotels or big buildings. Here, you can enjoy a string of beach-shack bars, bungalows, and coconut trees – a perfect vacation spot.
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Ream National Park

Another favorite tourist attraction in Sihanoukville, Cambodia is the Ream National Park. It boasts a beautiful natural landscape that invites visitors for a trek through the park, a stunning boat trip through coastal mangroves, and a long stretch of unspoilt beaches. Get to spot some birds as the park is also home to many local and endangered birds, including the Brahminy kite and white-bellied sea eagle.
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Ochheuteal Beach

The 4km-long Ochheuteal beach is one of Sihanoukville's most popular beaches, mainly because you’ll be greeted with an array of exciting activities to do. Having upscale hotels and casinos to laid-back beach bars, Ochheuteal beach has a lot in store for different kinds of travelers. You can lounge on their pretty grass umbrellas, take rentable beach chairs, or just sip some coconut drinks at one end of the beach.
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Bamboo Island

Located 4.6km off the coast of Sihanoukville is Bamboo Island, or Koh Russei. It’s just one of the many small groups of islands in the Gulf of Thailand that boasts clean white sand beaches and clear waters. For years, the island has been an outpost for the Cambodian Navy, however tourists have been flocking to the island due to rising developments happening like luxury hotels, resorts, and casinos. If you’re looking for what to do in Sihanoukville, this is the place to go.
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