Is Siem Reap Tap Water Safe To Drink?

Last Update12:53 pm, April 8, 2021

The estimated price of bottled water

$0.75 in USD (1.5-liter)

User Submitted Ratings for Siem Reap Tap Water

  • Drinking Water Pollution and Inaccessibility 75% High
  • Water Pollution 94% Very High
  • Drinking Water Quality and Accessibility 25% Low
  • Water Quality 6% Very Low

The above data is comprised of subjective, user submitted opinions about the water quality and pollution in Siem Reap, measured on a scale from 0% (lowest) to 100% (highest).

Can You Drink Tap Water in Siem Reap?

No, tap water is not drinkable.

According to WHO data, 79% of Cambodia cities/towns and rural areas have access to improved water sources, that are available when needed.

Reminder

Always take extra precautions, the water may be safe to drink when it leaves the sewage treatment plant but it may pick up pollutants during its way to your tap. We advise that you ask locals or hotel staff about the water quality. Also, note that different cities have different water mineral contents.

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