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Backpacking Cambodia

Hello from Velkommen Backpackers in Phnom Penh The wet season is upon us which means beautiful lush green fields as you travel through Cambodia !! Phnom Penh is fortunate where most of the wet weather arrives in the afternoons for … Continue reading

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Fast Wifi In Siem Reap

Great news for smart phone Addicts. Velkommen Guesthouse Siem reap has recently upgraded its wifi speed. Guests can now enjoy upto 15mbps during the evening 6pm to 7.00am. and 5mbps during the day. Even better news for You tube Fans … Continue reading

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Angkor wat tours

Velkommen Guesthouse Siem Reap would like to thank you for your interest in staying at the Velkommen, We welcome the oppotunity of hosting you as our guests. For many of you it is your first time visiting Siem reap and … Continue reading

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Sursdey !! (Hello in Khmer) Velkommen Backpackers is located in Phnom Penh, Cambodia. We are a safe, clean & affordable business managed by an Australian & Norwegian. Perfectly situated just off Riverside minutes away from tourist attractions like the Royal … Continue reading

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Travelling Cambodia

The green season is here soon and it’s great to see travelers enjoying the wonders of Cambodia!!  Getting around Cambodia is most popular by bus and at times boat – we have a great range of reputable companies used at … Continue reading

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Reservations

Reservations We have several ways to make a reservation, with different payment options. To Pay in full using credit card, please book via Agoda.com or Expedia.com To reserve a room using a credit card and pay cash in full on … Continue reading

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Package Deals

VELKOMMEN CAMBODIA DISCOVERY PASS Siem Reap – Phnom Penh E.g   6 day package -Arrive Siem reap pick-up bus station or airport 3 nights accommodation 3 breakfasts 1 day tuk tuk tour (Angkor Wat, Bayon, Ta Prohm temples) 1 day bike … Continue reading

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The End Of His Majesty’s Birthday

The last night of celebratory fireworks is upon us which can be seen and heard from the door step of The Velkommen , so here’s a brief history for you of his majesty  King Norodom Sihamoni . Cambodian King’s Birthday, … Continue reading

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Here Comes The Rain :)

Although many people will tell you not to visit Phnom Penh during the rainy season, it’s actually not as bad you might think. During the morning hours the sun can be described as nothing less but glorious , reaching  a scorching temperature … Continue reading

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Khmer New Year BBQ At Velkommen Back Packers!!

Velkommen are very excited to invite you to celebrate khmer new year in a tradition fashion with a BBQ . It will be held from 6pm until 9pm , on April the 14th , 15th and 16th . With hot … Continue reading

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