Day 01: Angkor Thom
After arrival we transfer you to your hotel to check-in whereafter we start our tour.We visit the complex of Angkor Thom, including the sites Bayon, Elephants and Lépreux King Terrace, Tep Pranam, Prah Palilay, Phimeanakas, Baphuon. In the afternoon we visit Kleangs North and South, Prah Pithu, Victory Gate, Thommanon and Chau Say Thevoda. We return to Siem Reap via the Bakheng mountain to admire the stunning sunset behind the temples of Angkor Wat.
Day 02: Small Circuitand Big Circuit
In the morning we do the‘Small Circuit’: Takeo, Ta Prohm, Banteay Kdei, Sras Srang Terrace and Prasat Kravan,while in the afternoon we do the ‘Big Circuit’: Pre Rup, Mebon, Tasom, Neak Pean and Prah Khan.
Day 03: The River of thousand lingas, Banteay Srei and Angkor Wat
In the morning we will do a boat excursion on the Kbal Spean (River of thousand lingas) and we bring a visit to the Banteay Srei (The Woman Citadel). The whole afternoon is reserved to visit Angkor Wat.
Day 04: Tonlé Sap Lake, flight to Phnon Penh
In the morning, we will do an excursion to Tonlé Sap Lake, a lake connected to the Mekong River by a canal of 100 km long. During the water floods of the Mekong River in the rainy season, this lake is around 7500 km² large and 10m deep! (Dry season: 3000km² large and 2 m deep) Tonle Sap lake serves as a ‘solution’ for the floods of the Mekong River, allowing to avoid devastating floods downstream. We enter a boat and cruise around the lake, chat with the local fishermen and visit Chongnea, the lake-side village on stilts. In the afternoon, we visit an old traditional market and a handicraft school. Afterwards we transfer you to the airport for your flight to Phnom Penh.
Day 05: Phnom Penh and flight to Saigon
In the morning we visit Wat Phnom, the Royal Castle, the Silver Pagoda and the National Museum. Afterwards we transfer you to the airport for your onward departure flight.
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All accommodation based on twin share
Meals as indicated (B = Breakfast, L = Lunch, D = Dinner)
All transfers/ transport
Entrance fees and permits during guided time
English/French speaking guide during guide
Visas and visa fees
Meals and drinks not mentioned in the itinerary
Personal expenses such as telephone, laundry