Day 1: Phnom Penh - Arrival
Arrival at Phnom Penh International Airport and transfer to the hotel for check in. In afternoon, visit the Independent Monument, National Museum. Continue to visit the Royal Palace, built by King Norodom in 1866 and the Silver Pagoda which is made up of 5000 silver tiles as floors. Then visit of the Wat Phnom till sunset. Overnight stay at hotel.
Day 2: Phnom Penh - Battambang (B)
This morning, we drive to Battambang by coach with 290 km in 4-5 hours driving. On the way, we take stop in Kompong Chhnang to see the pottery village. Visit the floating village with private boat at Krar Kor village.
After that, continue trip to Battambong with bus driving, take short stop for visiting the stone carving in Pursat. Arrive in Battambang, and check-in at the hotel. Overnight stay at hotel.
Day 3: Battambang (B)
After breakfast, drive along the picturesque Sangker River to visit Wat Slaket Pagoda and continue to visit Wat Ek Phnom temple. Drive back to town by passing the village. In afternoon, visit the Provincial Museum (closed on Saturdays / Sundays) and the local market called Phsar Nat. After that drive to Phnom Banon, with its five sandstone towers on top of a hill and enjoy the magnificent view. Drive back by pass some orange farm a long Sangker River. Overnight stay at hotel.
Day 4: Battambang - Siem Reap (B)
(If During mid of January- mid of July as water level are low so that why we can not travel by boat)
Then, depart from Battambang to Siem Reap via Sisophon by coach in 180 Km with 2-3 hours driving. Visit the Khmer silk village of Phnom Srok or "the little hill" and discover lifestyle local people with their some silk's production. and then continue to visit Trapang Thmor Reservoir, built by Cambodian people during Khmer Rouge regime. In afternoon, we continue driving to Siem Reap province. Arrive in Siem Reap town and transfer to hotel. Free time at their own leisure. Overnight stay at hotel.
(If Available between mid July to mid January, when water levels are high).
Our program will be start with take trip by private wooden boat to Siem Reap along the Sangker River and enjoy unspoiled landscapes and traditional daily-life scenes. Stop at Cheur Khmao Pagoda, "Black Wood Pagoda", in Bak Prier floating village and cross the floating village of Prek Tuol. Picnic lunch serve on site or lunch in village. Continue by boat across the Tonle Sap Lake to Chhong Kneas floating village. On arrival transfer to Siem Reap and check-in at hotel. Overnight stayat hotel.
Day 5: Siem Reap (B)
Visit the Roluos Group, the Hariharalaya city including of Bakong temple, the largest and most interesting, Preah koh temple and Lolei temple built on an islet in the center of a large reservoir (now rice fields) by Yasovarman I, the founder to the first city at Angkor.
In the afternoon, visit Prasat Kravan, the Srah Srang, Banteay Kdei temple, Eastern Mebon and sunset at Pre Rup temple. Overnight stay at hotel.
Day 6: Siem Reap (B)
Early morning, take time for sunrise in front of Angkor Wat temple or Srah Srang. After that drive back to hotel. Afterbreakfast, it good time for visit the South Gate (with its huge statues depicting the churning of the ocean of milk), the ancient capital of Angkor Thom (12th century), Bayon Temple (unique for its 54 towers decorated with over 200 smiling faces of Avolokitesvara), the Royal Enclosure, Phimeanakas, the Elephants Terrace and the Terrace of the Leper King. In afternoon, very good time for visit the most famous of Angkor Wat temple till sunset. Overnight stay at hotel.
Day 7: Siem Reap (B)
Breakfast at hotel. Drive to Banteay Srei temple (10th century), at the north of Siem reap Town about 32 km. Continue to Ta Prohm, beautiful jungle temples. In the afternoon, you continue your temple visits to Preah Khan. Neak Pean and Ta som temple. Overnight stay at hotel.
Day 8: Siem Reap - Departure (B)
Breakfast at hotel. Today we take short morning tour with Tuk Tuk for sightseeing such as visiting of Wat Inkosei built on the site of an ancient temple, which still remains. After that visit Wat Bo pagoda to view its well-preserved paintings. You will also observe monks making the various moldings, which adorn the pagodas. In afternoon, visit to "Les Artisans d'Angkor - Chantiers Ecoles" of Siem Reap and time at leisure at a local market (if time permits). Transfer to Siem Reap airport by vehicles for departure flight to the next destination.
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Tour Price Includes:
- Transport used: bus, boat, tuk tuk, bamboo train
- Accommodation: 7 nights at hotels
- Meals include: 7 breakfasts
- Local English speaking tour guide
- Entrances fees
Tour Price Excludes:
- Visa fee to Cambodia 20 US$ per person for tourist visa, can apply on arrival
- Air ticket from/to Cambodia and departure air port tax 25 US$ per person which have to pay by client direct to Counter of Airport Tax dept. available in airport hall
- Meals as not mention in the program which cost will be 6 US$ to 8 US$ per person per each time
- Drink or beer by own account with cost about 1 US$ to 2.5 US$ per bottle of beer
- Other personal expense