Promotional Package ( Combodia - Siem Reap - Phnom Penth Tour) 6 Days
Location: Cambodia :: Asia
Duration: 6 Days / 5 Nights
Package ID: 1129
Cambodia, Siem Reap, Angkor Wat Temples complex, Tangle of roots of overgrowing ruins. Ta Prohm. Temples of Angkor.Cambodia is a Southeast Asian nation whose landscape spans low-lying plains, the Mekong Delta, mountains and Gulf of Thailand coastline. Phnom Penh, its capital, is home to the art deco Central Market, glittering Royal Palace and the National Museum's historical and archaeological exhibits.
DAY 01: ARRIVAL - SIEM REAP (D)
Welcome to Cambodia! Meet and greeting by our professional guide upon your arrival at Siem Reap International Airport then transfer to hotel for check-in. Transfer by overland to visit to the floating village of Chong Khneas, located 10 kilometers south of Siem Reap. Take a private boat to visit the village and take a ride in a traditional wooden boat on Tonle Sap Lake, the â€œGreat Lake of Cambodia and the largest in Asiaâ€. Continue to Artisans dâ€™Angkor. Artisans dâ€™Angkor was established in 1992 in order to support Cambodian arts and crafts, and to help young people find work in their local villages by continuing the practice of traditional arts. Among the workshops available for visit are wood and stone carving, wood and stone lacquering, gilding, and silk processing. Proceed to Angkor Silk Farm. A short stop at WAT THMEY or Killing Field contains a unique glass-walled stupa containing the bones of victims of the Khmer Rouge. Then, stop at the WAR MEMORIAL MONUMENT, it is dedicated to those who sacrificed their lives in the civil war and follow by a tour at their Local Market. Dinners included Overnight at hotel in Siem Reap.
DAY 02: SIEM REAP â€“ ANGKOR TEMPLE TOURS (B/L/D)
Breakfast in hotel In the morning, 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), Baphuon recently re-opened after years of restoration), the Royal Enclosure, Phimeanakas, the Elephant Terrace and the Terrace of the Leper King. After lunch, visit the most famous of all the temples on plain of Angkor: Angkor Wat, the temple complex covers 81 hectares and is comparable in size to the Imperial Palace in Beijing. Its distinctive five towers are emblazoned on the Cambodia flag and the 12th century masterpiece is considered by art historians to be the prime example of classical Khmer art and architecture. Angkor Watâ€™s five towers symbolize Meruâ€™s five peaks â€“ the enclosed wall represents the mountains at the edge of the world and the surrounding moat, the ocean beyond. Sunset at Angkor Wat for countryside view.
Dinner will be served at local restaurant with classical/Apsara dance show overnight at hotel in Siem Reap.
DAY 03: SIEM REAP â€“ KULEN MOUNTIAN (B/ L/ D)
After breakfast at the hotel departure for excursion at Phnom Kulen or "Lychee Mountain", it is also one of the National Park in the country. Here begins the story of Angkor with the 802 AD sacrament of Jayavaramen II who institutionalized the cult of the "God-King"View the river "of the 1000 lingas" and beautiful cultures on the river bed, pagoda, the large sleeping Buddha carved in the rock, nice view of countryside, visit the waterfalls and you can see the ruins of a temple also. After a good and refreshing swim, at 15:00pm drive back the same way to Siem Reap and overnight at the hotel.
DAY 04: SIEM REAP â€“ PHNOM PENH â€“ OVERLAND (B/L/D)
Breakfast in hotel Check-out hotel and transfer to Phnom Penh by overland with public bus, approximately 6h of drive without guide escorted. Arrival Phnom Penh, meet guide and driver at bus station and transfer to hotel for check-in. After lunch, start to visit the Independence Monument and the notorious Tuol Sleng Museum . This former school was used as a prison by Pol Potâ€™s security forces and became the largest center for detention and torture during the rule of the Khmer Rouge. Visit Wat Phnom Temple, Phnom Penhâ€™s namesake, from where you can enjoy views over the tree-lined avenues of the city.
Founded 1373, the pagoda was built to house Buddhist relics washed ashore by the river. Overnight at hotel in Phnom Penh.
DAY 05: PHNOM PENH â€“ CITY TOUR (B/ L/D)
Breakfast in Hotel Phnom Penh City tour:. Visit the Victory Monument and the Royal Statue of late King-father Samdech Preah Norodom Sihanouk Visit the Royal Palace, built by the French in 1866 on the site of the old town, and the Silver Pagoda. Located within the grounds of the Royal Palace, the Silver Pagoda is so named because of the floor, which is made up of 5,000 silver tiles. The treasures found inside include a solid gold Buddha, encrusted and weighing 90 kilograms and small 17th century emerald and baccarat crystal Buddha.Drive to Killing Fields of Choeung Ek (16 km south of Phnom Penh). Between 1975 and 1978 about 17,000 men, women, children and infants (including nine westerners) detained and tortured at S-21 prison were transported to the extermination camp of Choeung Ek. They were often bludgeoned to death to avoid wasting precious bullets. Fragments of human bone and bits of cloth are scattered around the disinterred pits. Over 8,000 skulls, arranged by sex and age, are visible behind the clear glass panels of the Memorial Stupa, which was erected in 1988, then return to Phnom Penh. End your day tour at Central Market a labyrinth of stalls, selling everything from CDs and DVDs to silks, crafts, jewelry and more. Overnight at hotel in Phnom Penh.
DAY 06: PHNOM PENH â€“DEPARTURE (B)
Breakfast in hotel Check-out hotel and transfer to Phnom Penh international Airport for departure flight.
- Accommodation with daily breakfast based on Double or Twin sharing room
- Tours with English Speaking Guide
- Ground transport with air-con vehicle as mentioned in itineraries
- All entrance fees for the tour sites as mentioned in the tour itineraries
- Boat excursion to Tonle Sap Lake
- Lunch and dinner at the local restaurant
- Public bus ticket from Phnom Penh to Siem Reap for FIT
- Private Bus with guide escort for the group
- 01 Buffet dinner with Apsara Dance Show at local restaurant
- Every 16pax up gets 1FOC based on Twin sharing room
- Small scarf for the souvenir up on arrival
- Drinking water and fresh tower for the whole trips
- Cambodia visa fee currently pax payable upon arrival
- Domestic and International Air tickets
- Domestic and International Insurance Surcharge
- International airport tax departure
- Lunch & Dinner not mentioned in program
- Other language guide
- Soft drinks
- Personal expenses such as drinks at meals
- All other accounts are not mentioned in the above inclusion
- For air ticket reservations,we require the guests' full names as they appear in their passport.
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