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Phare: The Cambodian Circus Show in Siem Reap provided by Phare, The Cambodian Circus

Phare: The Cambodian Circus Show in Siem Reap

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Immerse yourself in Cambodian folktales and history while watching talented young acrobats and aerialists perform live feats before your eyes by booking yourself a ticket to Phare, a circus arts performance staged right in Siem Reap. There are six acts in total, depicting everything from traditional elements of Cambodian society to interactions between locals and tourists.
  • Learn about Cambodian life in an entertaining way
  • Watch theatrical and acrobatic performances from a young troupe
  • Choose from preferred seating or general admission tickets
  • Premium seating comes with free sports bottles for water
Important Information
  • Refillable sports water bottle with cold water (Section A only)
  • Entry/Admission - Phare, The Cambodian Circus
  • Hotel pickup and drop-off
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Additional Info
  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
  • Seating begins at 20 minutes prior to scheduled showtime. Last entry is 5 minutes past showtime
  • Tickets are non-refundable. Ticket office may be able to accommodate rescheduling if requested at least 24 hours prior to booked showtime
  • Wheelchair accessible
  • No heart problems or other serious medical conditions
  • Travelers who require wheelchairs are to inform us in advance for prior arrangements.
  • Most travellers can participate
  • The seating area in the big top is thoroughly cleaned with alcohol-based disinfectant before every performance.
  • The rest rooms are cleaned with alcohol-based disinfectant before opening and hourly during the operation.
  • Surfaces around the venue that guests are likely to touch are cleaned with alcohol-based disinfectant before opening.
  • Staff and guest temperature is taken upon arrival
  • Staff wearing masks
  • Hand sanitizer dispensers are placed throughout the venue.
  • Distancing: - on arrival by marked spaces during queuing, in the big top with alternating empty rows and cushions spaced farther apart, upon departure by regulating exit by rows
  • Interaction with the artists after the show is discontinued , however photo opportunities are being finalized.
Cancellation Policy
For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.
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ZeroWasteTraveler wrote a review Sep 2020
4 contributions
Before I share my reviews, 2 lines on how Phare describe themselves: Phare performers use theater, music, dance and modern circus arts to tell uniquely Cambodian stories; historical, folk and modern. It’s a social enterprise supporting a non-profit school. What an amazing show.
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Date of experience: October 2019
1 Helpful vote
Tong Chhy wrote a review Aug 2020
Phnom Penh, Cambodia3 contributions1 helpful vote
Very excited show in Siem Reap town that we should to see an get good trip memories... They fully trained with good experience and motivation
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Date of experience: August 2020
1 Helpful vote
Daniel S wrote a review Aug 2020
Wuhan, China15 contributions2 helpful votes
What a wonderful and welcoming event! Phare is back and with proper Covid controls, it makes for a very enjoyable evening. They are performing rotating shows every Friday and Saturday (and I think longer over Khmer New Year this weekend) at 8pm. Arrive early and enjoy the
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Date of experience: August 2020
1 Helpful vote
Jonny S wrote a review Aug 2020
3 contributions1 helpful vote
Maybe even better than the temples?? Seriously, these guys are superhuman. Worth the $$$ even on the lowest budget.
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Date of experience: July 2020
1 Helpful vote
Wendy M wrote a review Jun 2020
Sevenoaks209 contributions110 helpful votes
There are lots of reviews saying what good fun this show is and describing it very well. I second what they are saying and say we also enjoyed the show immensely and had very good night out. I just want to add that it is also a charity that helps educate young Cambodians - as
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Date of experience: February 2020
2 Helpful votes
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By: Phare, The Cambodian Circus
Fun Night
This is a non-governmental organization that was opened in 2013 by Cambodian refugees who had returned home from re
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Thank you Phare
We were invited for the show at Phare thankfully with "invite a family" fundraising. I didnt know anything about Ph
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Me and my kids loved it
We visited Phare Circus last Saturday with my kids. The show was amazing, particularly entertaining for kids. We lo
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All my family loved it
We went to Phare thanks to their invite a family fundraising, they invited all our families at Mulberry Boutique Ho
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Circus... Fun... Circus... Fun
This performance included songs, dance, acrobatics and theater. This was a fun performance. The other great thing i
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Great evening's entertainment
The show combines acrobatics, juggling and more to create an enjoyable show performed in a tent. You can book seat
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This place is great. It is funny and if you are looking for a place to spend the evening go here . You only need to
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Great tlented young people.
The young people performing here are so full of energy and intensity and passion in all the of their performance.
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The highlight of our 6-week trip for our children. They were reluctant at visiting a "circus" but left uplifted and
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Witty and talented cast!
I really enjoyed this Circus as it was a very fresh idea with a story running throughout and very witty. The cast w
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Nicky E
Brilliant night
Went to the Phare Cambodian Circus in March 2020. Its a little way outside town - take a tuk tuk. We didnt really
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Wonderful entertainment .
8 of our tour group had a wonderful last night in Siem Reap at Phare circus. Fantastic group of young people that a
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Well worth a visit
Show lasts about an hour , lots of tricks, acrobatics and humour, make sure you book otherwise you will be disapp
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Well worth seeing
Great show worth seeing and all in a good cause. Don’t need to pay for the dearest seats as all seats appear to hav
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Amazing fun show
We watched the “Khmer Metal” performance. It was amazing; contortionists, aerobatics and other thrilling stunts, al
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