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Cambodia Discovery

Cambodia

Tour Code : CA012

12 Days. Cambodia Discovery offers you the complete insight into this fascinating country, the temples of Angkor a magnificent feat of Engineering the adventure and tribes of the rural North eastern provinces, experience the French colonial resort of Kep and...

Siem Reap

4 days

Phnom Penh

3 days

Sihanoukville

3 days

Day 1: Depart London – Kuala Lumpur – Siem Reap (/)
Depart from London Heathrow Terminal 4 (LHR) on the Malaysia Airline MH3 flight to Kuala Lumpur with a connection to Siem Reap
Day 2 Siem Reap (/)
Arrive in Siem Reap spend the rest of the day free at leisure
Day 3 Siem Reap (B)
Today is the beginning of your experience in the Khmer Empire start the day visiting the awe inspiring Temples of Angkor for a full day of discovery. First we visit the “Great City” of Angkor Thom, built in the late 12th Century, entering its impressive stone gates and seeing the exuberant carvings, provide a fascinating insight into the Khmer Kingdom. Within the Royal enclosure you will see the Bayon temple, the Phimeanakas Temple, the Baphoun Temple, the Terrace of the Elephants and the Terrace of the Leper King. After lunch we continue on to the most famous temple of the former Khmer kingdom, Angkor Wat. This architectural masterpiece was constructed back in the 12th century and covers an area of around 210 hectares, and today is considered as an architectural masterpiece around the world. Inside, the walls are decorated with beautiful hand carvings and bas-reliefs illustrating Hindu mythology and over 2000 Aspara dancers ornate the temple walls. Having explored Angkor, we head back to our hotel to relax before enjoying this evenings dinner which will be accompanied by a traditional Apsara dance and culture show
Day 4 Siem Reap
This morning we visit the Roluos Group of monuments which are some of the earliest permanent temples ever built by the Khmer which provided the blueprint for structures that would dominate the kingdom for a further four centuries. These monuments include Preah Ko, which was erected by Indravarman I in the late 9th century, Bakong, which is the largest and most interesting of the Roluos group temples, Takeo, Thomannom, Chau Say Thavoda and Ta Prohm temples, The latter being one the most beautiful temples in this area which has remained relatively untouched and intact and was discovered after being hidden amongst the jungle over the centuries.
Day 5 Siem Reap
After Breakfast visit Banteay Srei located 35km from Siem Reap, built at a time when the Khmer Empire was gaining significant power the temple displays some of the finest classic Khmer Art, also visit Pre Rub with its beautifully carved false doors on the upper levels. After lunch drive to Chong Kneas and take a boat trip to the fishing villages, cruise through the villages of the Tonle Sap to discover the natural splendour and old lifestyle of the country. The Tonle Sap Lake is one of the natural wonders of the world. Due to the cycle of annual flood water, the Great Lake serves as a main source of freshwater fish and as the foundation of the Great Angkor Empire dating from some 1000 years.
Day 6 Siem Reap - Phnom Penh
Spend the Morning free before your lunchtime flight to Phnom Penh. In the afternoon visit the local markets
Day 7 Phnom Penh
We spend the morning first visiting the Killing fields at Choeung Ek, which is a stark reminder of the brutality of the former Khmer Rouge regime. It is rumored that more than 17000 souls perished here. Then visit Tuol Sleng Museum, which was a former high school, converted into a prison and used as a torture center by the Khmer Rouge in 1975,
Day 8 Phnom Penh - Sihanoukville
This morning we take a drive to the beach resort of Sihanoukville Upon arriving you can relax and enjoy the rest of your day, swimming, sunbathing and snorkeling in the beautiful clear waters at this relaxing, unspoiled beach destination.
Day 9 Sihanoukville
Free Day in Sihanoukville
Day 10 Sihanoukville
Free Day in Sihanoukville
Day 11 Sihanoukville - Phnom Penh
Transfer back to Phnom Penh
Day 12 Phnom Penh - UK
Transfer to the airport for your flight to Kuala Lumpur and your onward flight to the UK
 

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All of our itineraries are tailor-made - click on a price below to see what you can expect at each budget level

Our prices are based on two people travelling and sharing a room. The price quoted may vary depending on the time of year, the airline and any additional services. If you have a specific budget please get in contact with us so we can make a proposal.


Medium: Price from
$1,890

 

Deluxe: Price from
$2,090

 

Luxury: Price from
$2,380

 


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Medium

Hotel Castle

Located along the Mekong River this standard hotel offers comfort, Riverside location and facilities including a swimming pool and Jacuzzi.

 
Deluxe

Amanjaya Pancam Hotel

Situated in the lively Riverside area and furnished in local style, with luxurious touches reflecting the harmony and heritage of Cambodian architecture.  

Somadevi Angkor Resort & Spa

An ideal retreat to experience comfort and luxury in one, as you take a journey into history and relive the magical grace of Angkor

Independence Hotel, Sihanoukville

Comfortable accommodation and amenities on the beach front in Sihanoukville

 
Luxury

Sokha Beach Resort

Set over 23 hectares of beautifully landscaped beachfront and gardens in Sihanoukville this resort has its own private beach and is a great place to unwind and relax

Raffles Grand Hotel D’Angkor

In the heart of Siem Reap a colonial luxury hotel with fine dining exotic Khmer cuisine and beautifully landscaped over 15 acres of French landscaped gardens with spectacular views over the Tonle Sap lake.

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