This classic Cambodia tour combines the poignant history of Phnom Penh with the awe-inspiring temples of Angkor during this classic itinerary.
The above prices are from per person, based on low season travel. Shoulder and high season, Christmas and New Year’s Eve dinner surcharges apply.
Day 1: Make your own way to your Phnom Penh hotel. The rest of the day is at your leisure.
Day 2: Choose between a tour of Tuol Sleng Museum of Genocidal Crimes and the emotionally charged Killing Fields or enjoy free time at the local markets. Later visit the Royal Palace, Silver Pagoda, Emerald Buddha and National Museum, followed by a cruise along the Mekong River. (B,L)
Day 3: Fly to Siem Reap and tour the temples of Angkor. Begin with a visit to Angkor Thom and end the day at the awe inspiring Angkor Wat. (B,L)
Day 4: August to February – High water season Take a boat trip along Tonle Sap, visiting floating fishing villages. After lunch, visit Banteay Srei and Banteay Samre. (B,L) March to July – Low water season Drive to Knapor Senior High School library project, then take an ox cart through the village and learn about local life. Take a simple Kmer lunch then visit Banteay Srei and Banteay Samre. (B,L)
Day 5: Explore the Small Circuit of temples, including Prasat Kravan, Banteay Kdei and Chau Say Tevoda. Later this afternoon, return to your Siem Reap hotel where your arrangements end. (B)