CAMBODIAN IN DEPTH - 5 DAYS 4 NIGHTS

CAMBODIAN IN DEPTH - 5 DAYS 4 NIGHTS

CAMBODIAN IN DEPTH - 5 DAYS 4 NIGHTS

        Duration 5 days 4 nights
        Location Cambodia
        Transportation Private car
        Best time to go May to September

 

 

 

 

  HIGHLIGHTS

  • Discovering the variety of Angkor's historical vestiges.
  • Riding on Tonle Sap Lake, the "Great Lake" of Cambodia, for seeing Cambodian's life.
  • Trying fried spider, regional delicacy in Cambodia. 

 

  ITINERARY

Day 1. Arrive Siem Reap


Welcome to Siem Reap – the popular resort town and the gate way to Angkor region!                    

Upon arrival, you will be greeted by our professional guide and driver then be transferred to your hotel. Free at own leisure. Overnight in Siem Reap.

  • Meals: Breakfast
  • Accommodation: Hotel in Siem Reap                                                                                           

Day 2. Siem Reap – Angkor Wat – Angkor Thom


We will start the day by exploring the iconic Angkor Thom from the South Gate to famous giant stone faces Bayon temple which was built in late 12th early 13th century by King Jayavarman VII, Baphuon temple - the huge temple-mountain in the heart of Angkor Thom, Phimeanakas temple and other two Leper King Terrace and Elephant Terrace which was built by King Jayavarman VII in 12th century.

Our afternoon will be started by exploring the Wonder of the World “Angkor Wat temple” which was built in the early 12th century by King Suryavarman II and is considered as a masterpiece of Khmer architecture. If time permitted, climb up Bakheng Hill to overview beautiful sunset.

  • Meals: Breakfast
  • Accommodation: Hotel in Siem Reap

Day 3. Siem Reap – Banteay Srei – Jungle Ta Prohm – Tonle Sap Lake


In the morning, we will visit to the small and charming Banteay Srei temple – the Citadel of Women which is showcasing the most exquisite, deep and complex carvings in all Khmer architecture. Tour will continue visiting the most interested and famous temple in Small Circuit, Ta Prohm, built in 12th-13th centuries which is covered by growing jungle and vines in many parts. Then, enjoying your trip with traditional wooden boat at Tonle Sap Lake – the Great Lake of Cambodia and biggest in South-east Asia. Over there, you will have opportunity to learn and get experience about life on water in this floating village. Back to the city, if time is permitted, leisure yourself at local markets or visit the Artisan D’Angkor workshop to see wood and stone carving.

  • Meals: Breakfast
  • Accommodation: Hotel in Siem Reap

Day 4. Siem Reap – Phnom Penh


On the way travel to Phnom Penh by bus, we visit the Pre-Angkorian temple of Sambo Prei Kuh with more than a hundred temples. The site was a former Khmer Capital Chenla named “Isanapura”, built by King Isanavarman I in 7th century. After that we enjoy planting the tree in the compound of temple then leaving directly to Phnom Penh.

If time permits, you can stop at Skun village to experience the popular and traditional food of Skun villagers is Fried Spider 

  • Meals: Breakfast
  • Accommodation: Hotel in Phnom Penh

Suggestion:  We can change from tree planting to visit primary school and make charity to the poor student by offering them the books, pens, pencils, etc. to support their study.

 

Day 5. Phnom Penh – Departure in the afternoon


After breakfast, we will start visit the Royal Palace which was built in 1866. Then continue visit to the Genocide Museum “Tuol Sleng”, former prison S-21 in Khmer Rouge regime specially designed for the interrogation, examination and torture.

You are free at own leisure until transfer to the airport for your departure flight. We hope you enjoy the trip and have unforgettable experience in our country. See you again!

  • Meals: Breakfast
  • Accommodation: N/A

 

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