Itinerary in Brief
Day 1: Arrive Phnompenh ( D )
Day 2: Phnom Penh – Siem reap ( B, L )
Day 3: Siem reap – Angkor ( B, L )
Day 4: Siem reap tour ( B, D )
Day 5: Siem Reap departure ( B )
Itinerary in Details:
Day 1: Arrive to Phnom Penh ( D ) Accommodation Options
Pick up at Phnom Penh International Airport, transfer to the hotel.
Afternoon, Phnom Penh city tour: Visit the Victory Monument, and the Royal Palace, built by King Norodom 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 its floor, which is made up of 5000 silver tiles. The treasures found inside include a solid gold Buddha encrusted and weighing 90kilograms and a small 17th century emerald and baccarat crystal Buddha. End your afternoon with the visit of the Wat Phnom Temple, Phnom Penh's namesake, from where you can enjoy views over the tree-lined avenues of Phnom Penh during sunset. Accommodation at hotel.
Day 2: Phnom Penh - Siem Reap (B, L)
Breakfast at hotel.
This morning take a trip to the Killing Field and Toul Sleng Museum of the genocide Tuol Sleng Museum (Museum of Genocide): former Tuol Svay Prey High School, in 1975 it became the Khmer Rouge's main torture and interrogation center. It was known as Security Prison 21 - or just S-21.
After lunch transfer to Phnom Penh International Airport for flight to Siemreap.
Pick up at Siemreap airport, transfer to hotel in city center.
Day 3: Siem Reap - Angkor (B , L)
After breakfast, we access Angkor Thom via the Southern Gate to explore the ancient city and then proceed to visit the ruins at Bayon, Baphoun, Phimeanakas, the Royal Palace, the Elephant Terrace and the Leper King Terrace. In the afternoon, a visit to the magnificent Angkor Wat with its extraordinary architecture offers an opportunity to experience a spectacular sunset over the monuments. 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 Cambodian flag and the 12th century masterpiece is considered by art historians to be the prime example of classical Khmer art and architecture. Angkor Wat's five towers symbolize Meru's five peaks - the enclosed wall represents the mountains at the edge of the world and the surrounding moat, the ocean beyond.
Day 4: Siem Reap - Angkor (B, D)
Breakfast at hotel.
After breakfast, visit the graceful 11th century Temple of Shiva – Banteay Srei – and the Banteay Samre Temple. On the return trip, experience the impressive Ta Prohm Temple, one of the most beautiful temples in the area. Ta Prohm has been left relatively untouched since it was discovered and retains much of its mystery.
Dinner at local restaurant and enjoy Apsara Dance show.
Day 5: Siem Reap - Departure (B, L)
Breakfast at hotel.
Visit the floating village of Chong Khneas, located 10 kilometers south of Siem Reap. Visit the village and take an excursion in a traditional wooden boat on the Tonle Sap Lake, the "Great Lake" of Cambodia, one of the largest in Asia.
Transfer to Siem Reap International Airport for departure flight to the next destination.
| Location || Standard || Superior || First class || Deluxe |
| Phnompenh || Cardamom 3* || King grandboutique 3* || White Maison 4* || Sofitel 5* |
| Siem reap || Casa Angkor 3* || Central Boutique 3* || Prince D’ Angkor 4* || Borei Angkor 5* |
- Tours & transfers in private air-conditioned vehicles
- All accommodation with daily breakfast at selected hotels
- Private English speaking guide
- Flight ticket Phnompenh - Siemreap
- Meals as indicated in the itinerary with local foods (B= breakfast; L=Lunch; D = Dinner)
- Boat cruise as stated
- Entrance fees and permits for all sights visited
- Mineral Water and towel
- Government taxes & Service charges
- International flight ticket to and from Cambodia
- Visa in Cambodia ( available at the airport at 20 USD )
- Personal travel insurance
- Personal expenses such as Telephone and Laundry bills.
- Tips and gratuities