SIEM REAP - PHNOM PENH – 5 DAYS
Day 1: Siem reap – Arrival – Visit Siem Reap @ NOON FLIGHT
Upon arrival, welcome by tour guide in Siem Reap, transfer to have lunch (at your own cost) and check in hotel. Then visit West Baray Big Pond, a “baray” is a water reservoir built by the ancient Khmer people. Then turn to Wat Thmei (Killing Field) contains a unique glass-walled stupa containing the bones of victims of the Khmer Rouge. Some of the bones were recovered from a nearby well while others are the remains of soldiers who died on a nearby battlefield. Come back to visit the “Les Artisans d’Angkor – Chantiers Ecole” the Finest Authentic Khmer Arts and Crafts. Welcome buffet dinner with Apsara Dance Show or set menu Indian food without show depend on your requested (at your own account) Overnight in Siem Reap.
Day 2: Full Day Angkor tour (B)
Breakfast at hotel, explore South Gate of Angkor Thom known as Big Angkor, 3km2 walled and moated royal city and was the last capital of the Angkorian Empire, The famous Bayon Temple was an architectural muddle, in part because it was constructed in a somewhat piecemeal fashion for over a century. Terrace of the Elephants is an impressive, two and a half meter tall, 300 meter long terrace wall adorned with carved elephants and gradual that spans the heart of Angkor Thom in front of Baphuon – huge temple mountain in the heart of Angkor Thom, Royal Palace Area and Phimeanakas – impressive rite and sandstone pyramid. Terrace of the Leper King is at the north end of the Terrace of the Elephants, a double terrace wall with deeply carved nag as, demons and other mythological beings. Last you will visit Ta Prohm temple which is a wonderful combination of human genius and natural beauty. Giant trees have grown here for centuries.
Afternoon visit Angkor Wat temple, the founder of the temple was Suryavarman II who reined Cambodia from 1113 to 1152 and built the five towers in the 12th century to dedicate to the Hindu God Vishnu. The plan of the pyramidal conception of the temple combined with spaces, alleys, ditches is an ancient masterpiece of architectural design and construction. Free time to have funny time at bars and pubs at Angkor night market. Overnight in Siem Reap.
Day 3: Siem reap – Visit – Flight/Express Bus to PNH (B)
Breakfast at hotel, morning visit Floating Villages, located 10 kilometers south of Siem Reap. Take a ride in a traditional wooden boat on the Tonle Sap, the “Great Lake” of Cambodia and the largest in Asia. Here you’ll see plenty of examples of the Khmer way of life on the Tonle Sap. Then visit Wat Bo founded in the 18th century, a highly respected pagoda contains very unique wall paintings of the Reamker (Ramayana) that are said to be late 19th century and Local Market. Lunch at local restaurant (at your own account) before heading to AIRPORT/BUS STATION for departure to Phnom Penh.
Welcome to Phnom Penh – the city retains its traditional Khmer and colonial styles with French villas and large treeline sidewalk. After the short rest you will transfer to have dinner at local restaurant (at your own account) and enjoy the night time and overnight in Phnom Penh.
Day 4: Full day PNH tour (B)
Breakfast at hotel, this morning you will visit the impressive colorful Khmer-style royal palace complex build in 1866 by the Predecessors of King Norodom. Nearby is Silver pagoda (the emerald Buddha temple), where contain plenty of Buddha Statues decorated and made by gold, diamond, gemstone and silver. We will stop at Independence monument and explore the National museum; a beautiful Khmer architecture building contains more than 5000 art antiques made by bronze, wood, gold, silver, copper, sandstone and others. We pass through the river-front park where 4 rivers met at a junction include mystical Mekong. Walk up to sacred hill Phnom Daun Penh – also the name of a pagoda and name of the capital nowadays.
Afternoon we continue to Tuol Sleng prison now is Genocide Museum, the most secret part of the Khmer Rouge regime. It’s also called S-21 (abbreviated for Security Office 21), a Khmer Rouge’s premier security camp, specifically designed for the interrogation and extermination of anti-Angkor elements. Leave the relics of the bad history of Cambodia we will have lunch (at your own cost) before going shopping around Russian market, enjoy the bustling daily activities of the locals. Dinner at your own arrangement and enjoy the night time and overnight in Phnom Penh.
DAY 5: DEPARTURE (B)
Breakfast at hotel, free leisure on own arrangement until time transfer to airport for flight onwards.
II. QUOTATION AND INFORMATION
(In USD, per person, based on double occupancy)
|Group||1 pax||2 pax||3-5 pax||6-7 pax||8-9 pax||10-12 pax||13-15 pax||Single Sup|
The rate for 1 pax is inclusive of single supplement already.
|Location||Accommodations (or similar)|
|3 star hotel||4 star hotel||5 star hotel|
|Siem Reap||Monica Angkor Hotel||Angkor Holiday Hotel||Angkor Miracle resort|
|Phnom Penh||Salita/ Princess Hotel||Green Palace Hotel||Sokha Phnom Penh Hotel & Residence|
The above tour cost is not included the Festive Season Surcharge (if any) and Compulsory meals for 24 & 31 Dec 2015.The extra fee will be advised upon booking.
– In case of the sharply increase of fuel cost, The price will be adjusted accordingly.
– An additional surcharge may be applicable for bookings that fall within the Peak Season dates such as Christmas, New Year and Lunar New Year (TET Festival)
– child under 2 years old (sharing bed of parents): FOC.
– children under 12 years old receive a 30% discount on adult rate (sharing bed of parents).
– children from 12 year old: cost as an adult.
- 5 nights accommodation with dbl/twn/tpl sharing with daily breakfast
- Meals mentioned in program
- Private air-conditioned transfers
- Sightseeing and entrance fees
- Private English speaking guide
- Bottles of drinking water every day
- Visa stamped fees
- Bus ticket PNH-REP or V.V.: USD20/ticket (rate is subject to change)
- Domestic flight & airport tax PNH-REP or V.V.: USD115/ticket (airfare is subject to change)
- International air ticket to / from Cambodia and int’l airport tax
- Other meals not mentioned in programs
- Tips, drinks, personal expenses and others.