Day 1: 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
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
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.
by tourist bus (4 hours) for Sihanoukville (Kompong Som),
near ocean. Night in 3 star hotel meadows of the beach. Free
Day 5: SIHANOUKVILLE
( KOMPONG SOM)
in Sihanoukville. In 3 star hotel meadows of the beach
Day 6: SIHANOUKVILLE
/ PHNOM PENH
Sihanoukville (Kompong Som) to Phnom Penh by tourist bus,
(return at same hotel). free afternoon in Phnom Penh.
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.
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
Day 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.
Day 10 : ANGKOR
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
Day 11: ANGKOR
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
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.
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 your international flight.
terrace of Leper King