Angkor Wat

Colorful Phnom Penh and Angkor tour 5 days

Duration: 5 days 4 nights

Destination: Phnom Penh - Sieam Reap

Come and experience two very distinct atmospheres. From the capital city of Phnom Penh to the world’s wonder of Angkor Wat, you will get stunned by the splendid natural resources as well as the magical temples erected thousand years ago.


Day 1: Phnom Penh - Arrival  (L/D)
Upon arrival Phnom Penh around noon- Visa processing – meet & greet and transfer to hotel. In the afternoon, half-day City Tour: we will see the National Museum of Khmer Arts with its warm red terracotta and its gracefully curved roof topped by dozens of guardian nagas. Then we continue to Royal Palace one of the most beautiful samples of Khmer palace, where we will see the Throne Hall, Prasat Khemarin, Prasat Samrn Phirum, Hor Preah Khan, and Chan Chhaya, after that visit Silver Pagoda where the king does the warship. On the same ground of Royal Palace, pass through River Front Park, and Boat cruise along Mekong River bank to see the lovely Phnom Penh city view at night and to relax on the fresh wind along the river.

Day 2: Rolous group and small circuit (B/L/D)
In the morning transfer for flight to Siem Reap. Upon arrival welcomed by our guide & transfer to the hotel. This morning introduces us to Rolous Group including Preah Ko, Bakong, Lo Lei; the Roluos group will bring you back to among the earliest large, permanent temples built by the Khmers and mark the beginning of the age of Khmer classical art. In the afternoon tour to Small Circuit including Prasat Kravan (Cardamon sanctuary) the structure is unusual in that it was not constructed by royalty, Banteay Kdei, Srah Srang (Royal Bath), Ta Prohm (Jungle Temple) is undoubtedly the most atmospheric ruin at Angkor should be high on the lit list of every visitor, Takeo is a stark and undecorated temple that undoubtedly would have been one of the finest of all Angkor’s structures, Thomamanon and Chau Say Tevoda.

Day 3: The South gate of Angkor Thom (B/L/D)
In the early morning, enjoy our time with sunrise at Angkor Wat, then start our tour to South Gate of Angkor Thom, then go to Angkor Thom(the temple) which was built by Angkor\'s greatest king, Jayavarman VII. The major attraction of Angkor Thom is the Bayon, whose exact function and symbolism is still unknown until now, then go to Baphoun which is one of the most spectacular of Angkor’s temples in its heyday; Terrace of the Elephants was used as a giant reviewing stand for public ceremonies and served as a base for the king’s grand audience hall; Terrace of the Leper King is another of Angkor’s mysteries. In the afternoon visit the World Seventh Wonder which is well known as Angkor Wat, which is one of the most important archaeological sites in South-East Asia. Angkor wat stretch over some 400 sq. km, including forested area, Angkor Archaeological Park contains the magnificent remains of the different capitals of the Khmer Empire. In the evening view sunset at Phnom Bakheng Hill.

Day 4: Grand circuit and floating village (B/L/D)
Today in the early morning, we will view sunrise at Angkor Wat. There you will see the wonderful of spectrum sun rise on the top of the five peaks of Angkor Temple, breakfast at hotel. In the morning we continue to visit Grand Circuit including Pre Rup (Turning the body) where there are some amazingly detailed lintel carvings here, East Mebon , Ta som, Neak Pean, Preah Khan and Baksei Chamkrong. After lunch, we will relax for 90 minutes, then this time is a good break from the temple so that we will tour to floating village and boat trip on Tonle Sap Great Lake to see the lifestyle of fishermen. Tonlesap is famous for the basin of fresh water fish there were 10 tons/ 1Square Km in the 60’s, visitors may visit the fresh water exhibition where we can see various kinds of fish in Tonlesap Lake

Day 5: Siem Reap - Departure (B/L/D)
In the morning we will visit silk farm, malpro tree field throughout produce processing of the production, where we can see the traditional silk making in Cambodia. And Les Artisans d’Angkor – Chantiers Ecole where visitors can observe students leaning traditional carving and finishing techniques and visit Siem Reap Market.

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