Visiting the ANCIENT SIEM REAP in 6 days with us will be a great fun. Start the trip from Siem Reap with the well-known Angkor Wat – Angkor Thom and the area with a lot of Khmer ruins surrounded. Spending 1 day at community village, where is about 20km from Siem Reap town passing villages and rice paddy field..
Day 1: Siem Reap Arrival
Day 2: Angkor Complex
Day 3: Homestay
Day 4: Birding and Nature
Day 5: Tonle Sap floating village of Kompung Pluk
Day 6: Departure
Siem Reap Arrival (D)
Upon arrival, you are welcomed by our tour guide and transfer to your hotel. Afternoon at leisure. Overnight at the hotel in Siem Reap
Siem Reap – Angkor Thom – Angkor Wat (L)
Breakfast at hotel. Visit Angkor Thom, the South Gate of Angkor Thom, Bayon Temple, built from the late 12th century to the early 13th century by King Jayavarman VII and consists of 54 towers, the Royal Enclosure, the Phimeanakas, the Elephants Terrace and the Terrace of the Leper King, then visit Ta Prohm, surrounded by jungle. Visit Angkor Wat, the largest temples in world and covers an area of 200 hectares and surrounded by moat and an exterior wall measuring 1300 meters x 1500 meters. Early evening, you will be taken by Tuk Tuk, a small open-sided taxi common in Cambodia, to cruise around the suburb of Siem Reap town and for a blessing ceremony by Buddhist monks for happiness, prosperity and safety for your journey. Overnight at the hotel in Siem Reap.
Siem Reap to Homestay (L,D)
Breakfast at hotel – you will be transferred to the community village, where is about 20km from Siem Reap town passing villages and rice paddy field. First impression of your village tours is to enjoy with ox-cart ride to cruising around the villages, it is your time to see the daily activity of the rural villagers. Lunch with local people in the village. Take a nap in hammock after lunch, then start to walk within the community to visit the local school, pagoda. We also try to hand on Khmer gastronomic custom including weaving ”Smok” or weaving thatch, learning to make roof panels, depend on the season of the regional. Dinner at home host family. Overnight in the village
Birding and Nature (B/L/D)
It will be an early breakfast in the morning before leaving from your accommodation. You will be warmly welcomed by our local bird ranger, he will give introduction about migration of birds and then start to walk in the rice field to see some species of water birds and countryside birds such as: Asian Open bill, Spot billed duck, Darter, Black-winged stilts, Little cormorant, lesser Whistling duck and etc. Then our guide will bring you back local market to see fresh vegetable, local activities before heading to local house for cooking class, there you will be warm welcomes by Khmer chef family, and after that the cooling class will being and enjoy your own food. Continue to admire the village’s activities in different village. Early evening, enjoy a local party with local rice wine. You can also watch TV, or you can teach English words to the kids. Overnight in the village.
Day 05: Tonle Sap floating village of Kompung Pluk (L,D)
After breakfast at homestay , we head south of Siem Reap to visit the floating village of Kompung Pluk, where we enjoy a boat tour around the village, between the trees breaking through the water surface and soak in the culture of living life on the water. The submerged forest makes this tranquil place unique and is a treat for visitors. Lunch / Dinner with the local people and Overnight with local family on Tonle Sap lake.
|Tonle Sap Lake|
Day 06: Return to Siem Reap – Departure (B/)
After breakfast, we say goodbye your host family. We will be transfer back to Siem Reap. Collect your luggage and transfer to the airport for your departure flight
Price: on request
- Private tours with Local English speaking guide
- A/C transport throughout the tours
- Homestay in private room
- All transfers with our A/C transport
- Entrance fee to any applicable tourist sites
- Meals as indicated (B=breakfast, L= Lunch, D=dinner)
- Tuk Tuk ride to the blessing ceremony
- Cold water and towel during the trip
- Government tax & Service charge
- International flight ticket
- Hotel accommodation in Siem Reap (please contact us for hotel’s list)
- Visa stamps upon arrival of $30.00 per person
- Compulsory Gala Dinner on 24 Dec and 31 Dec
- Other meals not mentioned
- Tips & personal expenses
- Other not stated above
- Travel insurance
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