LOCATION: Battambang, Cambodia
Phnom Sampov dominates the landscape and offers one of the most beautiful views of Battambang’s countryside. This natural and historical site is well known for the various sanctuaries and temples erected on the sides and the top of the hill, for its “killing caves” from the Khmer Rouge era, for its bats and for the panoramic views it offers at its top. Here travelers can visit the incredible observation site where millions of bats flight out of the caves for the night. It also offers a magnificent view over the rice fields and the surrounding countryside.