The capital Phnom Penh is a chaotic, energetic and fascinating city. The city is situated in the confluence of three great rivers – the mighty Mekong, the Tonle Sap and the Bassac.Top attractions include the Royal Palace and the National Museum, which contains a large collection of Khmer artifacts. Angkor Complex is one of the most important archaeological sites in South-East Asia. Stretching over some 400 km2, including forested area including the famous Temple of Angkor Wat and, at Angkor Thom, the Bayon Temple with its countless sculptural decorations. Tonlé Sap lake, the largest freshwater lake in South East Asia is a major importance to Cambodia. Tonlé Sap is home to many floating villages around the lake.
Private airport round transfer
Private tour with English speaking guide
Private boat trip as stated
Hotel accommodation – Shared in Twin/Triple
All entrance fees
Daily breakfast at hotel
Meal as mentioned | B: Breakfast | L : Lunch | D: Dinner
Bottle of water on coach
24/7 hotline support
Day 1: Welcome to Phnom Penh | Overnight: Phnom Penh
Warm welcome upon your arrival in Phnom Penh, the city that retains its traditional Khmer and colonial charm. French villas along tree-lined boulevards remind the visitor that the city was once considered the ‘pearl’ of Southeast Asia. Meet your guide at the airport for a transfer to your hotel. At leisure.
Day 2. Phnom Penh sightseeing | B | Overnight: Phnom Penh
Today you visit to the Royal Palace followed by the Silver Pagoda ( The Emerald Buddha temple), and the National Museum with its beautiful Khmer architecture. Continue to visit the Toul Sleng Genocide Museum (also known as S21) located in a quiet Phnom Penh suburb. Back to the town and visit the Wat Phnom and stop for a walk at the Central Market before back to hotel. At leisure.
Day 3. Phnom Penh - Siem Reap by road | B | Overnight in Siem Reap
Today you leave Phnom Penh for Siem Reap by road ( around 6-hrs drive). Some photo stop on the way as well as visit some Cambodian villages. Check-in hotel in Siem Reap. At leisure.
Day 4. Angkor Complex | B | Overnight: Siem Reap
Meet your guide at hotel and drive to the Angkor Thom. Visit the Bayon Temple which consists of 54 towers with the four faces of Avalokiteshvara (Buddha of Compassion). Continue to visit the Terrace of the Leper King, the Terrace of Elephants and the Baphuon, once of the most beautiful temples at Angkor followed by the Ta Prohm temple. Last stop of the day is the Mother of all temples, Angkor Wat, the perfect fusion of symbolism and symmetry and a source of pride and strength to all Khmers. Back to hotel. At leisure.
Day 5. Tonle Sap Lake - Departure | B
In the morning you enjoy a boat ride on the Tonle Sap Lake, the largest permanent fresh-water lake in South East Asia and visit a fishermen's "floating village" with floating schools, floating police station. Transfer to Siem Reap airport for your flight home with a stop at the ARTISAN D’ANGKOR on the way. Have a good journey. Thanks for joining us.