Phnom Penh central market local breakfast and half-day tour
Activities

Phnom Penh central market local breakfast and half-day tour

Free cancellation
Language: English
Mobile voucher accepted
Duration: 2 hours 30 minutes
Safety measures applied
Do this because
  • Explore more about the everyday life of modern Cambodians as you go through the labyrinth of stalls within an Art Deco landmark
  • Taste signature local breakfast specialties such as Bai Sach Chrouk or Sach Moan and Num Korng Cambodian donuts
  • Create the final taste of Cambodian noodle soup your own way by adding a selection of final ingredients like chili sauces, ground red chili peppers, and lemon juice once it has been prepared by the owner
What to expect

Don't miss out on this Phsar Thmey sensory overload half-day tour which combines learning, feeling the wide-awake atmosphere, and tasting. Plus, you'll be able to create your own Cambodian noodle soup, discover why Bai Sach Chrouk or Sach Moan are Cambodian breakfast favorites, and challenge yourself to eat just one delicious “Num Korng” Cambodian donut. Are you ready?

Starting from meeting your guide the Royal Train Square, you'll walk to Phsar Thmey whilst learning about what you see along the way. Once arrived, it's time to indulge at Phnom Penh’s central market and an Art Deco landmark with Cambodian noodle soup. Enjoy the final taste of Cambodian noodle soup your own way by adding a selection of final ingredients like chopped cilantro, chili sauces, ground red chili peppers, and lemon juice once it has been prepared by the owner. Then, mix the ingredients with your chopsticks and taste the flavor sensation.

Next, explore more about the everyday life of modern Cambodians as you go through the labyrinth of stalls within the market. Plus, taste a local snack of fried crispy shrimp with pepper sauce before continuing as your guide points out the fresh vegetable corner, the tailoring corner, the gold, silver, and gemstone corner, as well as the fortune-telling corner. The food tasting carries on with pork or chicken “Bai Sach Chrouk or Sach Moan”, an all-time favorite of Cambodians. Lastly, it's the traditional Cambodian donuts “Num Korng” and take on the challenge of trying to eat just one!

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COVID-19 information
The following health and safety measures are in place, so you can relax and enjoy your experience.
  • Visitor numbers are limited to reduce crowds
  • The experience complies with government regulations
  • Social distancing is enforced
  • Areas frequented by visitors are regularly disinfected
  • Hand sanitizers are provided for staff and visitors
  • All gear/equipment is sanitized between use
  • Visitors are required to bring and wear masks
  • Guides and all other staff are required to wear masks
  • Temperature screening is compulsory for all visitors
  • Staff have their temperatures checked regularly
  • Staff are regularly tested for COVID-19
  • Tickets can only be purchased online
  • What's included
    • Tasting of local dishes
    • Guided tour
    • Water
    What's not included
    • Tips (optional)
    Where

    Royal Train Square, Railway Station, Phnom Penh, Cambodia

    Meeting point:

    Please meet at the Royal Train Square of Phnom Penh city.

    What to remember
    • The minimum number of adults that can be booked is 2 and the tour is limited to 10 participants to ensure a more personalized experience
    • Please ensure you are at the meeting point at least 15 mins prior to the starting time selected
    • It is recommended to wear comfortable shoes and weather-appropriate clothing although a poncho may be provided if there is rain
    • The activity is not recommended for anyone with walking difficulties
    • This tour is available in English only
    • Infants (age 0-1): free of charge and do not need to be booked
    • Dietary requirements may not be catered for and the local food is often cooked with monosodium glutamate
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    Provider
    Vivu Journeys Cambodia
    Booking fee
    Good news! No extra fees are applied to this booking.
    Cancellation policy
    Receive a 100% refund if you cancel up to 24 hours before the experience begins.

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