Cambodia’s second currency (some would say its first) is the US dollar, which is accepted everywhere and by everyone, though small amounts of change may arrive in riel. Businesses may quote prices in US dollars or riel, but in towns bordering on Thailand in the north and west it is sometimes Thai baht (B).
Is it better to use US dollars in Cambodia?
US dollars are widely available and accepted in Cambodia. Most ATMs throughout the country will dispense dollars instead of riel. In the western parts of Cambodia close to the Thai border, Thai baht is often accepted.
Should I tip in Cambodia?
Tipping isn’t expected in Cambodia, but it is always appreciated. Many service workers in Cambodia earn a low wage, so if you are happy with the services provided by waiters, drivers, guides or others, leaving a small tip depending on the service is a good way to show your appreciation.
How much does a house in Cambodia cost?
Property Rates Over the Years
|Property Rates Inside the City||Current||5 Years|
|Residential Land per sq.m.||$2,500||$1,500|
|Commercial Land per sq.m.||$5,000||$3,000|
|Single Unit Apartment 1 Bedroom||$150,000||$80,000|
How much money do you need per day in Cambodia?
The low cost of food and accommodation in Cambodia makes it a great budget travel destination. Except for Angkor Wat, I could get away with spending around $10 – $12 per day on average. If you do plenty of activities and drink, your cost of travel in Cambodia may be anywhere from $15 – $30 per day.
What does a beer cost in Cambodia?
Cost of living in Cambodia is, on average, 32.88% lower than in United States.
Cost of Living in Cambodia.
|Meal for 2 People, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course||20.00$|
|McMeal at McDonalds (or Equivalent Combo Meal)||6.00$|
|Domestic Beer (1 pint draught)||0.82$|
|Imported Beer (12 oz small bottle)||2.00$|
What is considered rude in Cambodia?
Cambodian parents always tell their children not to touch or pat another person’s head because it is a sin. When standing or posing for a picture, a younger person never puts his/her hand on an elder’s shoulder. It is considered very rude. When talking, take off hats and don’t put hands in pockets.
What do girls wear in Cambodia?
Most Cambodians dress up casually except when they are attending formal events. It is common to see men and women using Krama, a Long, Narrow checked cotton cloth round their neck. The krama is just like a piece of clothe.