Have you ever discovered Cambodia where has Angkor is the containing land full of glamour, charm and mystery? We sure that you’ll have wonderful and meaningful in Cambodia 6 days.
Day 1: Phnom Penh – Arrival
Upon arrival, meet and transfer airport to hotel. We starts the city sightseeing tour with visit to the Royal Palace compound build in 1866 by the Predecessors of King Norodom, is the most conspicuous feature and also one of impressive colorful Khmer-style Palaces. Nearside the Royal Palace is Silver Pagoda (The Emerald Buddha temple), display plenty of Buddha Statues that were decorated and made by diamond, emerald, gold and silver, continuing visit to National Museum, the distinctive red building with a beautiful Khmer architecture was build since 1917 and contains more than 5,000 art objects made of sandstone, bronze, silver, copper, wood and others. You will proceed to visit Independence Monument which was constructed in 1954 after Cambodian took their country back from French colony. Overnight in Phnom Penh.
Day 2: Phnom Penh – Phnom Tamao Wildlife Centre
This morning pay a visit to Phnom Tamao Wildlife Centre, where the Wildlife Alliance provides a sanctuary for animals at risk due to poaching, trafficking and cruelty. Join the elephants for a walk in the forest, as your elephant t-shirt is painted by their playful trunks, visit the tiger enclosure, and step inside the normally off-limits rehabilitation area for time with some of the baby animals. Return to your hotel at noon time, en-route, stop to visit & shop at the Central Market.
Free afternoon to relax by the pool. Overnight in Phnom Penh.
Day 3: Flight Phnom Penh – Siem Reap
After breakfast, leave to airport for a short flight to Siem Reap city. On arrival, meet and transfer airport to hotel.
Enjoy free afternoon. Overnight in Siem Reap.
Day 4: Siem Reap – Angkor Temples & Elephant ride
Start a very special and busy day as your family will explore some of Angkor’s most beautiful temples.
First visit the West Gate of Angkor Thom – undiscovered by mass tourist. Then go to the ancient capital of Angkor Thom (12th century). See the South Gate, Bayon Temple – unique for its 54 towers decorated with over 200 smiling faces of Avolokitesvara Baphuon Temple: lying just to the north of Bayon, a pyramidal representation of mythical Mont Meru, The Royal Enclosure, Phimeanakas, The Elephant Terrace and the Terrace of the Leper King.
After noon, visit the famous temple: Angkor Wat. Angkor Wat is a World Heritage Site since 1992, famous for its beauty and splendor. Angkor Wat features the longest continuous bas-relief in the world, which runs along the outer gallery walls and narrates stories from Hindu mythology. Continue to visit the fabulous Ta Prohm embraced by the roots of enormous fig trees and gigantic creepers. Ta Prohm was built in the 12th century. It’s a Buddhist temple dedicated to the mother of King Jayavarman VII. Overnight in Siem Reap.
Day 5: Siem Reap – Tonle Sap Lake
Continue another day explore Siem Reap city.
Head out of town to visit the well preserved temple of Banteay Srei. Along the way, make stopover at the Preah Dark village, visit local house and interact with kids in village. Following this with a visit to the Banteay Samre Temple, adorned with impressive relief’s depicting scenes of Vishunu as well as Krishna legends. We enjoy lunch at a local restaurant.
In the afternoon, drive to the floating village of Choueng Kneas, where you will take the boat to visit the way of life of Cambodian poor people. These villages even include schools, restaurants, hospitals and much more floating around on the great lake of Tonle Sap. You may even see enterprising children floating in buckets selling soft drinks and floating big pen. Overnight in Siem Reap.
Day 6: Siem Reap – departure
Free at leisure till good time driver transfers you to airport for your departure.
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