|Bayon Temple in Angkor Thom City
Angkor Wat Temple
Taprohm Temple overgrown by trees
Banteay Srey Temple
Banteay Samre Temple
The Royal Palace of Cambodia
The National Museum of Cambodia
Tuol Sleng Genocidal Museum
Shintanouk Ville’s beach
|Trip High Light
Day 1: Siem reap- Arrival (B)
Day 2: Siem reap –Angkor (B)
Day 3: Siem reap-Phnom Penh (B)
Day 4: Phnom Pemh Tour ( B)
Day 5: Phnom Penh-Sihanoukville (B)
Day6: Sihanoukville holiday (B)
Day 7: Sihanoukville-Phnom Penh- Departure (B)
Day 1: Siem Reap Arrival
You will be welcomed upon your arrival at Siem Reap International Airport and transferred to hotel for check in.
Today, you will visit the ancient capital of Angkor Thom (12th century), the South Gate (with its huge statues depicting of the ocean of milk), Bayon Temple, the Royal Enclosure, Phimeanakas, Elephant Terrace and the terrace of the leper King, followed by Taprohm Monastery left in a devouring jungle.
In the afternoon visit the most famous of all the temples, Angkor Wat. The temple complex covers 81 hectares with five towers and was built in the 12th century. It is the largest religious monument in the world. It symbolizes the five peaks of Meru’s mountains; the enclosed wall represents the mountain at the edge of the world and the surrounding moat symbolizes the ocean beyond. See the sunset from Phnom Bakheng , one of two hills dominating the plain of Angkor, from where you can view the western Baray. Overnight in Siem Reap.
Day 2: Banteay Srey/Floating Village (B)
Breakfast at Hotel. Visit Banteay Srei temple (10th century), regarded as the jewel in the crown of classical Khmer art. Then continue your visit to Banteay somre, built in the third quarter of the 12th century. It consists of a central temple with four wings proceeded by a hall and accompanied by a two libraries, the southernmost of which is remarkably well preserved. Two concentric walls enclose the ensemble.
In the afternoon, visit the floating village of Chong Khneas, located 10 km south of Siem Reap. Visit the village and take a traditional wooden boat for a ride on the Tonle Sap, the great lake of Cambodia and the largest in Asia.
Breakfast in hotel, you are transferred to the an express bus station where you will take a morning bus to Phnom Penh.
You will be met upon your arrival. City tour and visit National Museum , also called the (Musee des Beaux-Art).A French archeologist and painter, Georges Groslier, designed the
khmer style building in 1917. It contains a large collection of Arts notably sculptures representing in each period of Khmer history.
Continue to visit Royal palace , Built by French in 1866 on the site of the 15th centuries Palace and silver pagoda also named because of the floor which is made up of 5329 silver tiles. With 90 kg of gold Buddha and 2086 diamonds. Wat Phnom .lunch and diner at local restaurant.
Day 4: Tuol Sleng/Killing Field/Sunset Boat Cruise (B)
Breakfast at Hotel; visit the Toul Sleng Museum(S-21 prison). This former school was used as a prison by Pol Pot’s security forces. It became the largest center of detention and torture during the brutal rule of the Khmer Rouge and the Killing Fields ( 15km south of Phnom Penh ) Between 1975 and late 1978 around 17,000 men, women, children, infants ( including nine westerners) were detained and tortured at the S-21 prison and transport to the extermination camp of Choeng Ek. They were often bludgeoned to death to avoid wasting precious bullets. Fragment of human bone and bits of cloth are scattered around disinterred pits. There are over 8000 skulls arranged by sex and age which are visible behind the clear glass panels of the memorial stupa, which was erected in 1988.
Afterwards go shopping at Central or Russian Market. In late afternoon take a boat for a sunset cruise in the Mekong River. Overnight in Phnom Penh.
Day 5: Phnom Penh/Sihanouk Ville (B)
Breakfast in hotel, you are transferred with our local guide to Sihanoukville for 3 and haft hours along the elephant range mountain, at midday you will transfer to hotel and for check in-afternoon free on the beach no guide and car. Overnight in Sihanouk Ville
Day 6: Sihanouk Ville/Free Leisure (B)
Breakfast in hotel, free at leisure on the beach no guide and car. Overnight in Sihanouk Ville.
Day 7: Sihanouk Ville/Phnom Penh/Departure (B)
Breakfast in hotel, free at leisure till you are transferring to Phnom Penh with our guide and car to Phnom Penh International Airport for departure to the next destination.
Key Words: B: breakfast, L: lunch, D: dinner
– Accommodation in double or twin sharing room with breakfast included
– English speaking guide for the sight seeing as mentioned in the itinerary
– Transfers by a private vehicle as per itinerary
– Entrance fees where it is necessary as mentioned in the itinerary
– Bus tickets from Phnom Penh – Siem Reap
– Meals as specified in the itinerary B: Breakfast, L: Lunch, D: Dinner
– Fresh cool water during tour
– 01 FOC for tour leader for a group of 15 paying guests (15+1)
– International air tickets to/from Siem Reap
– Cambodian visa fee (USD 30 + 1 ID-photo size)
– Other personal expenses, all kind of insurances.
– Expenditure of a personal nature such as drinks, souvenirs and laundry
– Confirmation of rooms & prices are subject to availability at the time of booking only
– All above itinerary is flexible, depending on arrival or departure flights of passengers
– Ground operator reserves the right to amend or adjust the itinerary to match with real situation.