Things are changing fast in this temple country, the sandy beaches along the coast are getting its reputation. Comparing to Vietnam or Thailand where there are islands treasures of its own to show off, Cambodian beaches boast secluded beaches and laid-back atmosphere with perfect sunset. Here Incense Travel has compiled a list of the best beaches and islands in the coast of Cambodia.
Sihanoukville is home to Cambodia’s best beaches, such as Sokha Beach, Otres Beach, Serendipity Beach, Koh Pos Beach and Victory Beach. With the white sands stretching for over a kilometer, the shallow and placid waters of the Sokha Beach is one of the nicest beaches in the province.
Koh Rong Sanloem
If you have heard of a Cambodian island, it is most likely the Koh Rong Sanloem. Its Lazy Beach, literally as the name suggests, you may find yourself turning into a bit of a beach bum! The sand here is fabulous with a unique golden and silver mixture, the feeling when you step in it is like nothing else. The waters here are also popular for snorkeling, so cool off and explore.
Koh Rong is the second largest island in Cambodia and one of the most gorgeous islands in the Gulf of Thailand, the island is home to 43 kilometers of beach. On the southwestern side of Koh Rong, the beach stretches for nearly five kilometers of untouched white sand fringed with palm trees and dazzling turquoise waters.
The Long Set Beach is known for its pure white sand and crystal blue waters, and it is also notorious for its scenic beauty in general. Home to a grand coral reef, the beach is one of the best beaches in Cambodia for snorkeling and diving!