1: ARRIVAL PHNOM PENH
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.
2: PHNOM PENH/ TA KEO
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).
3:PHNOM DA / PHNOM PENH
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.
4: PHNOM PENH / SIHANOUKVILLE.
by tourist bus (4 hours) for Sihanoukville (Kompong Som),
near ocean. Night in 3 star hotel meadows of the beach. Free
5: SIHANOUKVILLE ( KOMPONG SOM)
day in Sihanoukville. In 3 star hotel meadows of the beach
6: SIHANOUKVILLE / PHNOM PENH
from Sihanoukville (Kompong Som) to Phnom Penh by tourist
bus, (return at same hotel). free afternoon in Phnom Penh.
7:KOMPONG CHAM / KOMPONG THOM
to Kompong Thom via Kompong Cham and Vat Knokor
temple. Visit on the way of a traditional village. Night
in Kompong Thom.
8:SAMBOR PREI KUK / PHNOM PENH
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
9: PHNOM PENH /SIEM REAP/ ANGKOR
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.
10 : ANGKOR VISIT
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
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
11: ANGKOR VISIT
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 .
12: VISIT BANTEAY SREI / ROLUOS
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.
13: BOAT RIDE on TONLE SAP LAKE / AIRPORT TRANSFER.
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.
terrace of Leper King