in Kampong Thom, Cambodia
- Decimal Coordinates (Latitude, Longitude):
- 12.711 and 104.889 (Lat./Lng.)
- Coordinates by Time:
- N 12° 42' 40" and E 104° 53' 19"
- Currency and Currency Code:
- Riels - KHR
- Spoken languages:
- Central Khmer, French, English
- Local electricity:
- 230 V - 50 Hz (plugs: G)
- Mobile phone / cellular frequencies (MHz):
- 900 MHz, 1800 MHz, 3G, 4G
- Local Time: 02:42 AM (Wednesday)
- Timezone: Asia/Phnom_Penh
- UTC/GMT offset: 7 hours
- Sunrise and Sunset:
- 6:00 am and 6:11 pm
- Antipode Coordinates:
- -12.697 and -75.069 (Lat./Lng.)
- Closest place to antipode coordinates:
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Delve into Kampong Thom
Kampong Thom in Kampong Thom with it's 19,951 habitants is located in Cambodia about 79 mi (or 128 km) north of Phnom Penh, the country's capital town.
Current time in Kampong Thom is now 02:42 AM (Wednesday). The local timezone is named Asia / Phnom Penh with an UTC offset of 7 hours. We know of 9 airports close to Kampong Thom, of which 3 are larger airports. The closest airport in Cambodia is Kampong Chhnang Airport in a distance of 38 mi (or 62 km), South-West. Besides the airports, there are other travel options available (check left side).
There are two Unesco world heritage sites nearby. The closest heritage site in Cambodia is Angkor in a distance of 87 mi (or 140 km), North-West.
While being here, you might want to pay a visit to some of the following locations: Stueng Saen, Baray, Stoung, Kampong Leaeng and Baribour. To further explore this place, just scroll down and browse the available info. Let's start with some photos from the area.
Attractions and noteworthy things
Distances are based on the centre of the city/town and sightseeing location. This list contains brief abstracts about monuments, holiday activities, national parcs, museums, organisations and more from the area as well as interesting facts about the region itself. Where available, you'll find the corresponding homepage. Otherwise the related wikipedia article.
Kampong Thom (city)
Kampong Thom (Khmer: ក្រុងកំពង់ធំ, "Grand Port") is the capital city of Kampong Thom Province, Cambodia lying on the bank of the Stung Sen River. It is served by the national highway, going from Siem Reap to Phnom Penh.
Kampong Svay District
Kampong Svay is a district within Kampong Thom Province, in central Cambodia. According to the 1998 census of Cambodia, it had a population of 74,843.
Prek Sbauv is a small fishing village alongside the Sen River in northeastern Cambodia. Except for being the birthplace of Pol Pot, leader of the Khmer Rouge, Prek Sbauv is like any other fisher village of Cambodia. The village has no more than 10 houses, is located in Kampong Thom Province at 12° 41' 60 N; 104° 54' 0 E. It is on the central plain of the country. The village is located few meters at the northeast of the Tonle Sap.
Sambor Prei Kuk
The pre-Angkorian temple complex of Sambor Prei Kuk is located about 30 kilometers to the north of the town of Kampong Thom, Cambodia. It was also known as Isanapura, and was the capital of the Chenla Kingdom. Located on the Eastern bank of Tonle Sap close to the Sen River, the central part of Sambor Prei Kuk is divided into three main groups. Each group is located in a square lay out surrounded by a brick wall.
These are some bigger and more relevant cities in the wider vivinity of Kampong Thom.
This place is known by different names. Here the ones we know:
Kompong Thom, Kampong Thom, Kampong Thun, Kâmpóng Thum, Kâmpóng Thom