Angkor, in Cambodia’s northern province of Siem Reap, is one of the most important archaeological sites of Southeast Asia. It extends over approximately 400 square kilometres and consists of scores of temples, hydraulic structures (basins, dykes, reservoirs, canals) as well as communication routes. Spend 4 days on tour with deeper look about the stories, history and Cambodia’s culture behind all those amazing architecture and monument. The last day, getting on the private boat to have a leisure day exploring see how life could be in biggest lake of Cambodia – Tonle Sap.
Siem Reap – the major tourist hub in Cambodia, as it is the closest city to the world famous temples of Angkor (the Angkor temple complex is north of the city). You will have the chance to have an overview of Angkor Wat, Angkor Thom and the history behind them as the complex is considered as one of the most important archaeological sites in South-East Asia. The last day, getting on the private boat to see how life could be in biggest lake of Cambodia – Tonle Sap.
Summer getaway on Mekong River touring the orchards, paddy fields and swampland of the delta, you could be forgiven for thinking you’ve stepped into the pages of a geography textbook.
With ALO Travel Asia, your journey will start from Siem Reap – Cambodia, exploring Angkor Wat – the ultimate expression of Khmer genius – an awe-inspiring temple that is stunning for both its grand scale and incredible details, cruising along the flow to Phnom Penh witnessing the lives and cultures of local people living by the riverbank.
From the mysterious Cambodia, flying to Vietnam to the hustle and bustle Saigon – a chaotic whirl, the city breathes life and vitality into all who settle here, and visitors cannot help but be hauled along for the ride. Exploring Cu Chi tunnels – the network of over 200 km of tunnels became legendary during the 1960’s when they played a vital part in the American War, allowing the Viet Cong to control a large rural area close to Ho Chi Minh City and Ben Tre – a picturesque little province not far away from the energetic Saigon.
Trip type: Culture
Sightseeings: Siem Reap – Angkor Wat & Angkor Thom
Trip starting: Siem Reap
Spend 3 days in Siem Reap, the historical and religious heart of the country with three days exploring the awe-inspiring Angkor temples which remain from a time when Cambodia was one of the most powerful civilizations in the world. And 2 days in Koh Ker, a remote archaeological site in northern Cambodia about 120 kilometres away from Siem Reap and the ancient site of Angkor. It is a very jungle filled region that is sparsely populated
Trip type: Culture
Sightseeings: Phnom Penh – Battambang – Siem Reap – Angkor Thom – Angkor Wat
Trip starting: From Phnom Penh to Siem Reap or vice versa
Trip type: Culture
Sightseeings: Siem Reap,Angkor Wat, Angkor Thom, Prea Vihear, KompungThom, Kompung Cham, Phnom Penh
Trip starting: From Siem Reap to Phnom Penh
Follow this journey, we discover Siem Reap, the gateway to the marvelous lost temples and cities of a powerful ancient civilization dated back to 12th century. Witness the morning light washes over the overgrown temples and ruins of Angkor Wat, get on boat trip along the great lake of Tonle Sap to understand life of Cambodian people and learn to bargain at Angkor Night Market – be ready for amazing experience!
Our Essential Cambodia tour is a great way to explore this country by visiting the two major cities of Cambodia – Phnom Penh and Siem Reap. Your journey begins in Siem Reap, the historical and religious heart of the country with three days exploring the awe-inspiring Angkor temples which remain from a time when Cambodia was one of the most powerful civilizations in the world. Trip finish in the capital of Phnom Penh where insightful tours of the city landmarks give you an introduction to Cambodia’s history.