ESSENCE OF CAMBODIA TOUR

ESSENCE OF CAMBODIA TOUR
Tour Destination:
PHNOM PENH - TUOL SLENG GENOCIDE MUSEUM - KILLING FIELDS - SIEM REAP - ANGKOR WATT WITH TEMPLES - TONLE SAP LAKE
Tour Hightlights:
Magical experiences in Cambodia are many and varied. Begin your adventure in delightful Phnom Penh uncovering its history and modern culture. A trip through the countryside leads to Siem Reap and the incredible temples of Angkor Watt ... ..
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* BRIEF ITINERARY:

Day 1: Arrival - Phnom Penh Sightseeing Tour at Toul Sleng Genocide Museum and National Museum
Day 2: Phnompenh Sightseeing Tour to Killing Fields - Flight to Siemreap
Day 3: Angkor Watt Sightseeing Tour at Angkor Thom Temple and Angkor National Museum
Day 4: Angkor Watt Sightseeing Tour at Ta Prohm Temple - Boat Trip on Tonle Sap Lake - Departure


Day 1: Essence of Cambodia Tours: Arrival - Phnom Penh Sightseeing Tours at Toul Sleng Genocide Museum and National Museum (-/L/D)Wat Phnom in Phnom penh - Cambodia Sightseeing Tours

AM: Upon arrival at Phnom Penh Airport by morning flight, you will be welcome by our friendly tour guide then accompany you to the hotel. The capital city of Phnom Penh was once considered the loveliest city of Indochina. Despite its recent turbulent history, it still maintains considerable charm. A city tour acquaints us with some major sights of Phnom Penh. This morning start visit Wat Phnom (rebuild in 1434, 1806, 1894 and 1926), a small hill crowned by an active Wat (Pagoda) marks the legendary founding place of the Phnom Penh. Then visit Yeay Penh’s statue (grand mother Penh) at southwest of the hills, who found four statues of the Buddha and she was build a hill or Phnom in AD 1372 for placed a shrine on top to the house the precious artifacts. The Victory Monument, build in 1955, it is the symbolize Cambodian Independence regained from French colonialism in 1953. Then visit Tuol Sleng Genocide Museum (S21 prison). This prison was a high school, and used as a prison by Pol Pot's security forces and became the largest center for detention and torture during the rule of the Khmer Rouge. Lunch at local restaurant

PM: In the afternoon, visit National Museum, it was build in 1917and designed in Khmer style by famed French architect Georges Groslier & Ecole Des Arts. The museum has a good collection of Khmer sculptures dating from the pre-Angkor period (4th centuries) to post-Angkor period (14th centuries). Then visit Royal Palace; built by King Norodom in 1866 on the site of the old town, Silver Pagoda, Located within the grounds of the Royal Palace, the Silver Pagoda is so named because of its floor, which is made up of 5000 Silver Pagoda and Royal Palace in Phnom Penh - Cambodia Sightseeing Tourssilver tiles. When you exit from the Royal Palaces, Then continue your visit to the riverfront, it is the most popular place for the tourist. The view of the confluence of Mekong and Tonle Sap River is the geographically unique
Dinner at local restaurant,
O/N at Phnom Penh.

Day 2: Essence of Cambodia Tours: Phnom Penh Sightseeing Tours at Killing Fields - Siem Reap Sightseeing Tours (B/L/D)

Breakfast at hotel
AM: Visit the notorious Killing Fields " Choeung Ek" 15km southwest of Phnom Penh. This one is the site of brutal executions of more than 17,000 individuals, most of whom first suffered through interrogations, torture and deprivation in Toul Sleng Prison Killing Fields in Choeung Ek - Cambodia Sightseeing Toursduring Pol Pot regime (From 1975–1979). Then return back on the way drop and visit to the handicraft shop, spa and vocational training restaurant. This place was created in 1996 by Pour un Sourire d’ Enfant (PSE) www.pse.asso.fr. Is the NGO that aims to rescue Cambodian children who are forced to scavenge through the rubbish dumps to survive, especially around Steung Mean Chey garbage dump in Phnom Penh. Today we prefer you to have lunch over there.

PM: Visit Central Market (Phsar Thom Thmei), the distinctive art-deco styling of this market makes it stand out among the architecture of Phnom Penh, where you can shop for souvenirs, clothes, jewelry, silver products, then transfer to Phnom Penh Airport for short flight to Siem Reap. On arrival met and transfer to hotel for check in. The town of Siem Reap is our base for visiting the world famous temples of the ancient city Angkor, which is home for the capital of the powerful Khmer Empire dating from 802 AD to 1350 AD. This stunning and extensive site sprawls through the dense jungle, over an area of 60 square miles.
Dinner at local restaurant,
O/N at Siem Reap.

Day 3: Essence of Cambodia Tours: Angkor Sightseeing Tours at Angkor Thom Temple and Bakheng Hills (B/L/D)

(Optional for view sunrise at early morning)
Breakfast at hotel
AM: Visit the antique capital of Angkor Thom (12 century): the South Gate Angkor Thom Temple in Angkor Wat - Cambodia Sightseeing Tourswith its huge statues depicting the churning of the ocean of milk, the Bayon Temple, unique for its 54 towers decorated with over 200 smiling faces of Avolokitesvara, the Phimeanakas, the Royal Enclosure, the Elephants Terrace and the Terrace of the Leper King. Lunch at local restaurant

PM: Visit Angkor National Museum & to the famous temple: Angkor Wat. Angkor Wat is a World Heritage Site since 1992, famous for its beauty and splendor. Angkor Wat features the longest continuous bas-relief in the world, which runs along the outer gallery walls and narrates stories from Hindu mythology, visit Bakheng Temple and enjoy a romantic sun set view form Bakheng Hills.
Dinner and enjoy with Aspara Dance Show at local restaurant,
O/N at Siem Reap.
(Optional for elephant or balloon riding)

Sunset in Angkor Wat - Cambodia Sightseeing Tours

Day 4: Essence of Cambodia Tours: Angkor Watt Tours to Ta Prohm Temple - Departure (B/L/-)

Breakfast hotel
AM: Visit Ta Prohm, one of the area’s most beautiful temples. Ta Prohm has been relatively untouched since it was discovered and retains much of its mystery. Neak Pean, a fountain built in the middle of a pool (representing the paradisiacal Himalayan mountain-lake), Ta Som, built in late 12th century C.E. the most distant temple on the grand circuit, small but classic. Preah Khan temple, Built by the King Jayavarman VII. Lunch at local restaurant

PM: Visit the unique interior brick sculptures of Prasat Kravan, Srah Srang ("The Royal Baths" was once used for ritual bathing), Banteay Kdei (surrounded by 4 concentric walls), Ta Keo, constructed in late 10th early 11th century C.E, the first temple to be constructed wholly of sandstone. Then transfer to Siem Reap Airport for departure to next destination by evening flight.

*** End of Services ***

Optional Tours:
- Elephant riding at Bayon Temple –  US$ 20 per pax
- Elephant riding up/ down at Bakheng Hills: USD 30 per pax
- Sunrise at Angkor Wat at early morning: USD 10 per pax for FIT & US$ 7 for GIT
- Boat trips 1 or 2 hrs at Mekong River (Opposite of Royal Palace): US$ 8 per pax/hrs


Remark:
•All prices are quoted in USD unless otherwise mentioned
•Include full private A/C transfer during the trips
•Include hotel accommodation based on haft twin  
•Include full board meals (Note: B = Breakfast, L = Lunch, D = Dinner)
•Include admission fee at all indicated sight
•Include tours with English speaking guide
•Include 2 bottles of mineral water (500ml) and cold towel 2pcs daily
•Tipping is at customer discretion.
•Exclude visa on arrival at Phnom Penh (USD 20. per pax)
•Exclude domestic air ticket PNH-REP with airport tax of 6$
•Exclude international air ticket & airport tax from Siem Reap with airport tax of 25$)
•Exclude travel insurance, personal expenses, etc
•Exclude price for peak season (20 Dec – 05 Jan’ 09)

Child Policies:
* Child Twin sharing with 01 adult 100% of adult fare
* Child with bed sharing with 02 adults 80% of adult fare
* Child without bed sharing with 02 adults 50% of adult fare
•Price is subject to change without prior notice


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Tour Cost in USD per person applied to groups of (Valid till 30 Sep 2014)

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