Do you want to know the real Cambodia? Then it is time to head to the street food stalls. Khmer cuisine is a delicious reflection of the country’s rich culture and history, and the buzz of a street food market is the perfect place to get a real taste of Cambodia. Bring an empty belly and an open mind and you will be ready for a street food adventure.
The tour begins with an exhilarating ride aboard Siem Reap’s most common form of transport, the moto-remork. As you whizz through the bright lights and bustling streets of the city you will be enticed by an infusion of tempting aromas.
Your expert guide will then lead you on a culinary journey through Siem Reap’s street food. You will have the opportunity to sample some of Cambodia’s favourite local snacks, including Khmer rice cake and yellow bean cake, before continuing on to a local fruit market. Here you will discover a range of seasonal fruits, from the tangy dragon-fruit to the foul-smelling durian. You will also pass mounds of colourful spices as your guide explains some of Cambodia’s traditional remedies.
Next it is time to explore some of the country’s unusual delicacies, such as fried tarantula, crickets and chilli-salted mango. Be brave and try something new!
Your tour ends at a favourite local restaurant on Pub Street. Here you can enjoy more Khmer delicacies, before finishing up with a warm baked pudding or tasty fruit shake.