Angkor Night Market
The Angkor Night Market, Cambodia’s first night market, is one of the best tourist destinations in Siem Reap for anyone who wants to experience shopping and leisure together.
Bright colourful lights and loud music welcomes tourists to a sea of sights that make Angkor Night Market famous in its own right: thatch-roof huts riddle every lane where you can see vendors proudly marketing their original-made, souvenir products from frames, to colourful fabrics and tapestries, to local delicacies and unique figurines. The night market isn’t only a place where tourists can enjoy a safe and hassle-free shopping, spas and restaurants serving authentic Cambodian dishes and drinks can also be seen in the area. The labyrinth of almost 240 stalls exude a very Cambodian atmosphere which makes the place a perfect spot to visit to learn more of Cambodia’s rich culture, arts, and traditions.
Angkor Night Market is located at Krong, Siem Reap.
Opening Days and Hours
The night market is open daily from 17:00 to 00:30.
Entry Fee and Bookings
Entrance to the night market is completely free.
How to Get There
- Fly to Siem Reap via AirAsia, Cathay Pacific, Asiana Airlines, or Thai Airlines.
- Once at the city center, take a tuktuk to Angkor Night Market.
- Solo Travelers/Backpackers
Time to Spend
Spend at least three hours in the place to see stores, try local delicacies, and enjoy other activities available in the market,
Popularity and Best Time to Go
Tourists begin to arrive in the night market after 19:00. Secure a spot inside restaurants and avoid getting caught up in the crowd by visiting the place as early as 17:00.
Different restaurants like Coco House Restaurant, Brick House, Sushi Bar Shin. Rong Cham Khmer Cuisine serve a variety of dishes and cocktails to tourists visiting the night market.
Safety and Fraud
Safety precautions should be observed while in a crowded place like the night market. Keep an eye on your belongings and avoid looking too flashy.
- Angkor Wat
- Banteay Srei
- Angkor National Museum
- Siem Reap War Museum
A number of backpacker’s accommodations and hotels are widely available near Angkor Night Market. Hotels like Cheathata Angkor Hotel, La Da Kiri Boutique Hotel, Bayon Boutique, and Central Suite Residence offer accommodations at rates ranging from USD 40 to USD 180.