Battambang the second largest city in Cambodia is a very beautiful area to tour in. With countryside scenery unique to Cambodia. It also has some good sites not so far out of town such as Phnom Banan, Phnom Sampeau, Wat Ek, the Tonle Sap and of course the famous nori trains.
Day trips can be easily made to many of the sites listed above, out of all the provinces in Cambodia tourists favour Battambang for its countryside life and scenery.
Battambang is also the place to get the boat to Siem Reap. Itâ€™s a really great trip through floated villages and the Tonle Sap Lake.