We introduce you the true insights of Cambodia’s history, culture, beauty and its unique charm. Starting from Phnom Penh sightseeing includes the Royal Grand Palace, the Killing Fields of Choeung Ek, Tuol Sleng and other city’s highlights. Enjoy a comfortable transfer to Siem Reap and visit a number of Angkor-related sites such as Angkor Wat, Angkor Thom, Banteay Kdei, Prasat Kravan.
Today you’ll land in Siem Reap. Warmly welcome by Tour Guide & Car Driver at airport then transfer to Siem Reap City then visit Angkor Complex and Angkor Thom. The fortified city of Angkor Thom covers an area of 10 square km. Enclosed by a wall and wide moat, the city includes many of Angkor's most popular sights. Enter by the monumental South Gate over a causeway lined on either side by statues of demons and gods, each carrying a giant naga. Continue to the Terrace of Elephant and the Leper King Terrace, former spaces for public ceremonies, both adorned with dramatic bas reliefs. Visit the ruined Baphoun, Royal Enclosure and Phimean Akas before continuing to the mysterious Bayon Temple. In this temple, one of the most popular and compelling in Angkor, explore the galleries of beautifully preserved bas reliefs and ascend narrow stairs to reach the central sanctuary, where you will find giant stone faces smiling enigmatically down at you from every angle, enjoying sunset on the top of Bakheng Hill, return to hotel for check in, overnight in Siem Reap.
Having breakfast at hotel & spend full day to visit the most famous of all the temples on the plain of Angkor Wat. The temple complex covers 81 hectares and is comparable in size to the Imperial Palace in Beijing. Its distinctive five towers are emblazoned on the Cambodian flag and the 12th century masterpiece is considered by art historians to be the prime example of classical Khmer art and architecture. Angkor Wat’s five towers symbolize Meru’s five peaks - the enclosed wall represents the mountains at the edge of the world and the surrounding moat, the ocean beyond.
Lunch at local restaurant, visit the South Gate (with its huge statues depicting the churning of the ocean of milk), the ancient capital of Angkor Thom (12th century), Bayon temple (unique for its 54 towers decorated with over 200 smiling faces of Avolokitesvara), the Royal Enclosure, Phimeanakas, Elephants Terrace and the Terrace of the Leper King, overnight in Siem Reap.
After breakfast at hotel, transfer to airport for flight to Phnom Penh. Warmly welcome by Tour Guide & Car Driver at airport then visit the scenic beauty of Phnom Penh, the capital and the largest city of Cambodia, with a visit to the famous Notorious Tuol Sleng Museum and the Killing Fields of Choeung Ek. It also includes a trip to the popular Russian market, a lively outdoor market where you will find antiquity products, jewelry, and various remarkable souvenirs from Cambodia, check in the selected hotel and overnight in Phnom Penh.
After breakfast at hotel, taking 6 hours by Coach to Ho Chi Minh City, sightseeing beautiful landscapes along the way, arrive Ho Chi Minh City in the afternoon. Finish the unforgettable trip arranged by Asia Booking Travel, end services.
Guest Name: Mrs. Monique
Country: South Africa
City: Siem Reap
N.of Person: 4 pax
Booked: River Cruise Sunset Day Tour
Tour Style: Cruise Adventure