Cambodia travel adventure 13 days
Day 1: ARRIVAL PHNOM PENH
Arrival at Phnom Penh. Reception at the airport, transfer to your hotel with a member of our agency. Visit of the Silver Pagoda, the Royal Palace and the National museum, with a professional guide and air conditioned car. Sunset by boat in the confluence of Tonlé Sap and the Mekong
Day 2: PHNOM PENH/ TA KEO
The morning departure with your guide and private vehicle to Ta keo, on the way visit of the sites of Tonle Bati, Ta Phrom and Yeay Peau, as well as Phnom Chisor. Night in hotel in Ta Keo ( Guesthouse).
Day 3:PHNOM DA / PHNOM PENH
Departure by boat for Phnom Da. Visit the Angkor Borei site (the ancient capital of the Fou Nan kingdom). Visit of the museum and return to Pnhom Phen. The same hotel.
Day 4: PHNOM PENH / SIHANOUKVILLE.
Departure by tourist bus (4 hours) for Sihanoukville (Kompong Som), near ocean. Night in 3 star hotel meadows of the beach. Free day
Day 5: SIHANOUKVILLE ( KOMPONG SOM)
Free day in Sihanoukville. In 3 star hotel meadows of the beach
Day 6: SIHANOUKVILLE / PHNOM PENH
Return from Sihanoukville (Kompong Som) to Phnom Penh by tourist bus, (return at same hotel). free afternoon in Phnom Penh.
Day 7:KOMPONG CHAM / KOMPONG THOM
Departure to Kompong Thom via Kompong Cham and Vat Knokor temple. Visit on the way of a traditional village. Night in Kompong Thom.
Day 8:SAMBOR PREI KUK / PHNOM PENH
Excursion, discovery of Sambor Prei Kuk’s temples, certainly the most beautiful examples of the Pre-Angkorien art of the 7th century; more than hundred temples in a luxuriant vegetation. Return in Phnom Penh.
Day 9: PHNOM PENH /SIEM REAP/ ANGKOR
Departure by boat for Siem Reap (5h). At the arrival, transfer to the hotel. Short visit of Siem Reap and we go to see, (following the season), since the Mountain Bakend, the sunset on all the temples, with spectacular views over Angkor Vat.
Day 10 : ANGKOR VISIT
Morning you will visit with your prived professional guide, the “Great City” of Angkor Thom, visits include the famous Bayon Temple, Phimeanakas Temple within the Royal Palace enclosure, Baphuon Temple, the Terrace of the Elephants and the Terrace of the Leper King. Afternoon dedicated to visit the most famous & magnificent Angkor Vat temple. This architectural masterpiece was constructed in the 12th century and covers
an area of about 210 hectares. Many galleries with columns, libraries, pavilions, courtyards and ponds full of water, carved low-reliefs about Ramayana History and day-to-day life at the time of Angkor’s construction.
Day 11: ANGKOR VISIT
Morning visit of a selection of temples, including the Royal City of Preah Khan with impressive sculptures, Neak Pean built on a small circular island, Ta Som, East Mebon, Preah Rup. Afternoon we will continue our visits by Thommanon temple , Ta keo , one of Angkor’s great temple mountains,Ta Prohm with a part of the jungle, Banteay Kdei, Srah Srang a Royal bathing place, Prasat Kravan with unique brick sculptures. We will visit Les Chantiers Ecole, a handicraft center located in the center of Siem Reap. This organization gives young people the opportunity to learn the art of stone, wood carving, and silk weaving .
Day 12: VISIT BANTEAY SREI / ROLUOS
Morning we will visit the enchanting Banteay Srei. It appears that the temple was designed to leave no space undecorated, and the fine carvings in pink sandstone are quite unique. The second visit will be to Banteay Samre, with elaborate architecture and exceptional carvings, and visit of a local village. Afternoon, we will visit the earliest temples of Angkor area a the Roluos group. The three Roluos temples have been in years 877 to 889. They are the Bakong Temple Mountain with beautiful carvings on the false doors and lintels, the funerary temple of Preah Ko, and Lolei Temple.
Day 13: BOAT RIDE on TONLE SAP LAKE / AIRPORT TRANSFER.
This morning we will enjoy a boat ride on the Tonle Sap lake. This is the largest permanent fresh-water lake in South East Asia and flows into Tonle Sap river, joining the Mekong in Phnom Penh. We will see a fisherman “floating village” with floatting schools, floatting police station, etc. It is same as a big village floatting on the lake, and the “village” move from place to place following water levels and curant. Time permitting, we will visit Siem Reap central market and the Old Siem Reap village. Transfer to Siem Reap Airport. 2 hours before your departure with international flight
The prices include: . All the transfers as indicated. All visit by private car or minibus following the number of persons. All the hotels as indicated including breakfast. The english-speaking guide such as indicated. The entrances of temples, museum and pagoda indicated, during all tour, and Angkor special permit. Photo or video taxes in Royal Palace in Phnom Penh.
The prices don’t include: The lunch and diner. The not indicated visits. Tips