This tour takes you from the royal splendour of the Cambodian capital, Phnom Penh, to the unspoiled beaches of Sihanoukville. Marvel at the Royal Palace with its Silver Pagoda that has over 5000 silver floor tiles. Explore the temple complex of Angkor Wat, immersing yourself in the mystic culture of Cambodia. This tour finishes at Sihanoukville, where you will be transferred by speedboat to an island resort paradise. Relax and enjoy!
DAY 1 – Arrival – Phnom Penh “Pearl of Asia”
Welcome to the capital of Phnom Penh “Pearl of Asia”.
Upon arrival at Phnom Penh International Airport, you will be met and greeted by your experienced guide and transferred to your hotel for check in.
DAY 2 – Explore the Pearl of Asia
Today, you will have the chance to explore the capital city that serves as the heart and business centre of the Kingdom of Cambodia.
You will visit the Royal Palace, the Silver Pagoda or Temple of Emerald Buddha, the National Museum, the Toul Sleng Museum and The Central Market.
DAY 3 – Phnom Penh > Siem Reap
Enjoy your breakfast. Today you will be met and transferred to board your flight for Siem Reap.
Welcome to the capital of Siem Reap Province, Siem Reap, serves as Cambodia‘s hip epicentre, filled with an impressive array of colonial and Chinese-style architecture, not to mention a gateway to the magnificent temples of Angkor. Siem Reap town features notable boutiques, multicultural dining, enriching museums and relaxation-ready spas, though its most revered site is iconic Angkor Wat situated in the heart of a UNESCO World Heritage Site.
Upon arrival at Siem Reap Domestic Airport, you will be met and greeted by your experienced guide and transferred to your hotel for check in.
DAY 4 – Siem Reap Temples of Treasures
Enjoy breakfast at your hotel.
Visit South Gate of Angkor Thom, Bayon, Baphoun, Royal Palace, Terrace of Elephant and Terrace of Leper King.
After lunch, you’ll continue to explore Banteay Sreiand the temple of Banteay Samre.
DAY 5 – Siem Reap sunrise over Angkor Wat
Early in the morning, you will be met and greeted by your IdeaIndochina representative in your hotel lobby to witness the sunrise over Angkor Wat.
Watch the sunrise over the main temple of Angkor Wat - an unforgettable and quintessential Southeast Asia experience.
After returning to your hotel for breakfast, you will go to see the fascinating Ta Prohm Temple, which for many is the most romantic experience of Angkor.
In the late afternoon, you’ll embark on a traditional wooden boat and depart from Chong Kneas to see the Khmer fishing and visit the floating village on the great Tonle Sap Lake.
In the evening, you will have the chance to enjoy an energetic evening of theatre, dance, contortion and acrobatics, set to a musical score that transcends traditional and contemporary Cambodian music.
DAY 6 – Siem Reap – Monk Blessing – sunset cocktail over Angkor Thom
Enjoy your breakfast. You will be met and greeted by your IdeaIndochina representative in your hotel lobby, who will take you to a local pagoda where you will meet the resident monks and offer alms. This will be followed by a Buddhist blessing ceremony. Your guide will also take you on a tour of the pagoda.
Afterwards, continue to Les Artisans D’Angkor, a complete visit of the arts and crafts school will take you through the various training and production workshops.
Explore the Old Market (Phsar Chas), one of the most popular markets, which offers a grand selection of souvenirs, textiles, handicrafts, statues and curiosities.
Enjoy the unique atmosphere of the “Sunset Over Angkor Thom”. You will be impressed with its magic old doors and artifacts. Time for photos and listening to the guide’s interesting stories.
DAY 7 – Siem Reap – Sihanoukville – Koh Rong Island / Koh Russey Island
Enjoy your breakfast. Today you will be met and transferred to the airport to board your departing flight to Sihanoukville.
Although tourism has increased over the past few years, the beaches of Sihanoukville are some of the most unspoiled in all of Southeast Asia. It is a prefect tropical getaway, filled with lovely beaches and facilities for swimming, snorkeling, scuba diving or just sunbathing.
Upon arrival at Sihanoukville Airport, you will be met and transferred to speedboat for departure to Koh Rong Island or Koh Russey Island. You will be welcomed and transferred to your resort.
DAY 8 & 9 – Koh Rong Island / Koh Russey Island
Enjoy your breakfast. Day at leisure to relax on the beach.
DAY 10 – Koh Rong Island / Koh Russey Island – Sihanoukville – Departure
Enjoy your breakfast. Today you will be picked up & transferred to the airport for your departure.
Welcome drink and cool towel upon arrival hotel
2 free bottles of mineral water in room daily
Free tea and coffee making as well as free Wifi access in room
Accommodation sharing double or twin with daily breakfast
Domestic flight from Phnom Penh to Siem Reap and from Siem Reap to Sihanouk Ville
Speedboat return tickets
All sites entrance fees; Phare Circus
All transfers & transportations with air-con car/van/coach
Excursion for sunrise, boat floating village
Professional English-speaking guide
Cool water and fresh towel during tours
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