Combining Angkor temples with the
fascinating Cambodian capital, Phnom
Penh, and the smaller less-visited areas of
Battambang and Kep, this tour explores
the Angkor Archaeological Park and visits
the key sites as well as some smaller
temples. Dinners in Siem Reap are held
in private houses in the Cambodian
countryside. In Phnom Penh, discover the
city’s past with visits to historic buildings,
sample the local cuisine and, optionally,
take a cruise on the Mekong river. Finish
on Cambodia’s south coast, exploring the
islands and jungle.
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Arrive in Siem Reap and stay at Belmond La
Résidence d’Angkor for 3 nights. (N)
Full-day discovery of Angkor’s temples with an
expert guide who will suggest ways of avoiding
the crowds or seeing the places that interest
you the most. A sample tour starts at Ta Prohm
before the crowds arrive, then on to Banteay
Srei temple. Afternoon visit to the smaller, outer
temples, then into the countryside for a private
cooking lesson. (B, L, D)
Watch the sun rise over the royal bathing pool
of Sra Sang near the Banteay Kdei temple,
then enjoy breakfast at Sala Kdei, a beautiful
traditional wooden house. Afterwards, visit
the legendary Angkor Wat temple. In the
afternoon, tour Angkor Thom and Bayon.
Dinner at the Sala Roluos private house in the
countryside outside Siem Reap. (B, L, D)
Optional morning helicopter ride over Angkor
Wat and Tonlé Sap (must be pre-booked), then
drive to Phnom Penh and transfer to the Raffles
Hotel Le Royal for a 3-night stay. (B)
Begin at Wat Phnom, the city’s first pagoda,
then visit some of the iconic buildings that tell
the story of Phnom Penh. See French colonialera
buildings, hidden back-street Chinese
temples and the French Embassy, site of the
final evacuation of foreigners still in the city
when the Khmer Rouge took over in 1975.
Finish the tour with a view over the capital
from one of its highest points. (B, L)
Day at leisure. Optional tour to visit the Royal
Palace and Silver Pagoda, the Tuol Sleng
Genocide Museum and the killing fields of
Choeung Ek. Explore the National Museum
with its collection of Angkor-era art at your own
pace. Optional evening Mekong river sunset
cruise (shared excursion – book in advance). (B)
Drive from Phnom Penh to Kep and stay at the
Knai Bang Chatt boutique hotel for 3 nights. (B)
Days at leisure. Optional excursions to the
beaches of Koh Tonsay island, walking in Kep
National Park or visits to cave temples. (B)
Take an overnight flight home and arrive the
next day (B)
As per itinerary – B: Breakfast,
L: Lunch, D: Dinner, N: No meals.
This tour is led in each
destination en route by a local tour guide.
Featuring some of the most
luxurious accommodation throughout the tour.
Prices are based on the standard room, unless
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