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

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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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Lori H wrote a review Today
2 contributions
I have had the pleasure of going too many Phare performances over the years. The performers never fail to bring a smile to my face as well as take my breath away. Brilliant that they are still performing at weekends despite the fact that there are no tourists in Siem Reap. Get
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Date of experience: February 2021
biotifood wrote a review 13 Feb
Hameenlinna, Finland245 contributions99 helpful votes
Just a must. Wow. Unique in Cambodia. Fantastic show, and all for a good cause, supporting Khmer artists. The energy and the passion are so vibrant that you share it from the start. So professional but still all smiles at the end for selfies. We loved everything, the
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Date of experience: March 2020
Gemma M wrote a review 13 Feb
Windhoek, Windhoek, Namibia115 contributions31 helpful votes
Fabulous show from Phare. Great acrobatics, love the humor in the show and how much the performers enjoy performing. It's always a magical night out, can't recommend enough! And great covid regulations in place.
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Date of experience: February 2021
Adam Abraham wrote a review 11 Feb
Phnom Penh, Cambodia10 contributions
woohooo!! what a night!what a buzz! what an experience! we spent an amazing night of art, music, fire, acrobatics and infinite talent this was! phare is like a smaller local cirque de soleil, the artists are amazing, the coreography also, dont miss this incredible show, make
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Date of experience: February 2021
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
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About the operator

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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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