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(New page: The '''Cardomom Mountains and Elephant Mountains''' is a region of Cambodia. ==Provinces== ==Cities== *Battambang *Koh Kong *Sihanoukville ==Other destinations== *[[Bo...)
 
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The '''Cardomom Mountains and Elephant Mountains''' is a region of [[Cambodia]].
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'''Cardamom and Elephant Mountains''' is a region of [[Cambodia]] and includes the provinces of '''Battambang''', '''Koh Kong''', '''Pursat''', '''Kampong Speu''' (or ''Kampong Spoe''), '''Kampot''', '''Kep''', '''Pailin''' and '''Sihanoukville'''.
 
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==Provinces==
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==Cities==
 
==Cities==
 
*[[Battambang]]
 
*[[Battambang]]
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*[[Chi Phat]]
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*[[Kampong Speu]] (''Kampong Spoe'')
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*[[Kampot]]
 
*[[Koh Kong]]
 
*[[Koh Kong]]
*[[Sihanoukville]]  
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*[[Pailin]]
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*[[Pursat]]
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*[[Koh Rung Sanloem]]
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*[[Sihanoukville]]
  
 
==Other destinations==
 
==Other destinations==
 
*[[Bokor National Park]]
 
*[[Bokor National Park]]
 
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*[[Kep]]
  
 
==Understand==
 
==Understand==
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One of the least developed regions of the country, the mountain areas suffer from poor infrastructure and remain heavily mined. The coastal areas around [[Sihanoukville]] are being actively developed for tourism but as yet remain largely unspoilt and still offer peaceful beaches.
  
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==Get in==
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The region is linked to [[Phnom Penh]] by 3 paved roads;
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*National Highway 5, running from [[Phnom Penh]], via [[Battambang]] to [[Poipet]]
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*National Highway 3, running from [[Phnom Penh]] to [[Kampot]]
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*National Highway 4, running from [[Phnom Penh]] to [[Sihanoukville]]
  
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The region is linked to [[Thailand]] by 2 paved roads;
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*National Highway 57, running from the [[Ban Pakard]]/[[Pailin]] border crossing to [[Battambang]]
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*National Highway 48, running from the [[Trat]]/[[Koh Kong]] border crossing, joining National Highway 4 north of [[Sihanoukville]].
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Reaching the northern mountainous region from [[Koh Kong]] is possible but represents more of an adventure than a transport connection. Expect tough conditions, even for a dirt bike.
  
 
==Get around==
 
==Get around==

Revision as of 08:07, 17 March 2012

Cardamom and Elephant Mountains is a region of Cambodia and includes the provinces of Battambang, Koh Kong, Pursat, Kampong Speu (or Kampong Spoe), Kampot, Kep, Pailin and Sihanoukville.

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Understand

One of the least developed regions of the country, the mountain areas suffer from poor infrastructure and remain heavily mined. The coastal areas around Sihanoukville are being actively developed for tourism but as yet remain largely unspoilt and still offer peaceful beaches.

Get in

The region is linked to Phnom Penh by 3 paved roads;

The region is linked to Thailand by 2 paved roads;

Reaching the northern mountainous region from Koh Kong is possible but represents more of an adventure than a transport connection. Expect tough conditions, even for a dirt bike.

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