Banteay Meanchey is the located in the northwest of the country.It is around 359Km away from Phnom Penh. The area was part of the extensive khmer empire, with its most notable remains the banteay Chhmar temple in the north of the province.
Poipet is a town on cambodia border. It is about 48Km from Banteay Meanchey province. It is akey crossing point between the two countries(Cambodia / Thailand).