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Best Cambodia Sim Card For Tourist And How To Buy A Prepaid Sim Card in Cambodia (Updated 2022)

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In this guide you will learn how to buy a Cambodia sim card for tourist and the best-prepaid sim card in Cambodia. Click here to get a discount booking your activities in Cambodia with Klook!

You can buy the cheapest sim card in Cambodia with Metfone prepaid sim card in Cambodia for $7 USD with 40 GB data valid for 14 days and $12 USD with 40 GB data valid for 30 days.

You can find the cheapest Cambodia eSim with Airalo Cambodia eSim prepaid for $4 USD with 1 GB data valid for 7 days (USING DISCOUNT CODE GAMINTRAVELER 10%). For $9 USD with 3 GB data and for $13 USD with 5 GB data valid for 30 days.

Read here Cambodia travel tips, how to get from Siem Reap to Phnom Penh, Phnom Penh airport to city and our favorite Cambodia tourist spots!

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WHERE TO STAY IN CAMBODIA

Hostels price starts at $5-6 USD a night per dorm and $10-15 USD for a room. Cambodia is one of the cheapest countries in Asia for accommodation.

Book your accommodations in Cambodia through Agoda or Booking

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SIM CARD IN CAMBODIA AND BEST CAMBODIA TOURIST SIM CARD

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First thing we have to say about internet and data connection in Cambodia is working great especially if we compare with the Philippines where we were coming from.

In Cambodia you will find in most of the places 4G and good wifi connection. Only in a few remote places in Cambodia the connection can be intermittent.

Obviously the best thing you can do to connect online is getting a prepaid sim card in Cambodia to connect anytime. We recommend you to get a sim card in Siem Reap or Phnom Penh airport if you are in a hurry. Since there is no big difference with prices and packages.

You will have to show your passport if you buy your Cambodia sim card in the airport or even if you book online or in a local shop in the city. Obviously if you compare prices and you buy when you get to the destination you will get better prices.

There are phone operators in Cambodia: yes 018 Cambodia, Metfone Cambodia, Smart Cambodia and Cellcard Cambodia. All of them with affordable data packages in Cambodia.

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BUYING CAMBODIA PREPAID SIM CARD IN THE AIRPORT (SIM CARD SIEM REAP AIRPORT)

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For us the best way for buying our Cambodia tourist sim card at Siem Reap airport booking online and pick up your sim card in Cambodia airport it will be faster. And they help you to install and activate if you wish. Metfone and Cellcard are the best option for Cambodia sim card for toursit especially if you talk about coverage.

In Siem Reap International Airport is pretty easy and just getting your stamp in your passport different companies will offer prices and packages.

If you buy your Cambodian sim card at Siem Reap airport it will be more expensive and you will get worse packages than buying in the phone shops outside the airport or online.

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WHERE TO GET CAMBODIA TOURIST SIM CARD

Apart from buying your Cambodia sim card at Siem Reap or Phnom Penh airport, you can buy your Cambodian sim card in the official shops. You will find many of them everywhere in Cambodia. Just bring your passport they will explain their packages to get your prepaid Cambodian sim card.

BEST PREPAID SIM CARD IN CAMBODIA

There are 4 phone operators in the country: yes 018 Cambodia, Metfone Cambodia, Smart Cambodia and Cellcard Cambodia.

The most popular phone companies are Metfone and Cellcard with packages valid for 7 days, 14 days and 30 days depending and how long you are planning to stay traveling in Cambodia.

Metfone Sim Card Cambodia

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Metfone Cambodia sim card is the most popular and the best signal for data connection in Cambodia. So if you are planning to visit a few remote areas I will go for this one. Check here prices and packages!

You can get a Metfone prepaid sim card in Cambodia with 20 GB data for $5 USD and it’s valid for 7 days.

If you prefer other packages with Metfone Cambodia prepaid sim card for $7 USD for 40 GB valid for 14 days and $12 USD for 40 GB valid 30 days.

Cellcard Sim Card Cambodia

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Cellcard Cambodia sim card si the third largest phone operator in the country. Check here prices and packages!

Cellcard tourist prepaid sim card in Cambodia for $5 USD with 8 GB data and it’s valid for 7 days with local calls. You can get Cellcard Cambodia prepaid sim card for $10 USD and 18 GB data valid for 30 days.

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Smart Sim Card Cambodia

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Smart Cambodia sim card is the second largest phone operator in the country. You can get Smart prepaid sim card for $6 USD with 21 GB data valid for 7 days. And you can get a Smart Cambodia prepaid sim card for $10 USD with 40 GB data valid for 30 days.

Yes 018 Sim Card Cambodia

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Yes 018 Cambodia sim card is the smallest phone operator in the country. Check here prices and packages! Yes 018 prepaid sim card in Cambodia have a few packages for $7 USD valid for 7 days with unlimited data. And also $10 USD valid for 10 days with unlimited data.

BEST SIM CARD IN CAMBODIA CONCLUSION (CHEAPEST SIM CARD CAMBODIA)

If you ask me for a Sim Card Cambodia Conclusion. I would go for the cheapest sim card in Cambodia with Metfone prepaid sim card in Cambodia for $7 USD with 40 GB data valid for 14 days and $12 USD with 40 GB data valid for 30 days.

Metfone Cambodia prepaid sim card is the best option since prices and packages are similar. You will get better connection with Metfone. And I would buy online or at the airport to avoid the hassle. If you prefer to save few dollars will be better asking around the different companies.

You can find the cheapest Cambodia eSim with Airalo Cambodia eSim prepaid for $4 USD with 1 GB data valid for 7 days (USING DISCOUNT CODE GAMINTRAVELER 10%). For $9 USD with 3 GB data and for $13 USD with 5 GB data valid for 30 days.

EXHANGE CURRENCY AND CASH IN CAMBODIA

The currency in Cambodia is called Cambodian Riel in this is the one you will be using all throughout your entire stay inside the country. Exchange rates are around $1= 4000 Riels. There are ATM’s available all throughout the country.

You can also find many exchange office everywhere and banks if you are bringing cash. Just a reminder that you can use dollar everywhere but you should always have Riels because you will use it for small payments.

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BEST TIME TO VISIT IN CAMBODIA

The rainy or wet season in Cambodia takes place through the months of July to September and the dray season is in the months of October up until May.

But for me the best time to visit Cambodia for tourist and backpackers is in the month of November to February since most of your itinerary will consist of walking and sightseeing.

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FOOD BUDGET TRAVEL IN CAMBODIA

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A total of $5 USD will be your daily budget for food in Cambodia. There are many available street food around the country. One of the most popular Cambodian dish is called Fish Amok its is a red fish curry you can eat it with rice it is served wrapped in a banana leaf and the price start from $1-2 USD. 

If you are into noodles, Cambodian noodles it is a soup and a very spicy one you can also buy it for as low as $1-2 USD. We also enjoyed fruits and juices in Cambodia for $1 USD. Noddles soup and baguettes (Cambodia is a French colony) as a sandwich were delicious! Local fine restaurants for dinning can costs $5-6 USD.

ACCOMMODATION BUDGET TRAVEL IN CAMBODIA

Cheap accommodation in Cambodia is not a problem. There are may available cheap accommodation in the country. Hostels price starts at $5-6 USD a night per dorm and $10-15 USD for a room. Cambodia is one of the cheapest countries in Asia for accommodation.

Book your accommodations in Cambodia through Agoda or Booking.

TOUR/ENTRANCE FEES IN CAMBODIA

There are many tourist spots in Cambodia the most famous one is called Angkor Wat, when visiting the country it is a must to visit this place because you will spend an amazing time there just enjoying the temples. Since this place is famous it is always full of people and the entrance fee would be $37 USD per day and $62 USD for 3 days and $72 USD per a week.

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Happy Travels!

Ruben Arribas is a Spanish traveler who has traveled more than 70+ countries around the world. Now based in the Philippines!

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