Welcome to Siem Reap, upon arrival in airport, you will be met by our representative and get transferred to the hotel. Once you have checked-in, relax and later in the afternoon, you may take in the vibes of this beautiful city on your own.Unwind with a shopping journey through the Old Market and a great, nutritious buffet with an Apsara Dance Show (optional). Aspara Dance performance is absolutely mesmerizing. Aspara, meaning “beautiful girls” in Khmer ready for a night of restful sleep.
Morning after breakfast explore South Gate of Angkor Thom known as Big Angkor, which was the last capital of the Angkorian Empire. On one side a row of gods, and on the other demons, expressing welcome or grimace respectively as they watch your approach. Then, visit BanteayKdei, a kind of smaller version of Ta Prohm. Continue to Victory Gate, Terrace of the Leper King, Royal Palace, Baphuon Temple and Bayon Temple. Bayon sets itself apart with its 200 smiling faces, sure to make you feel welcomed. With winding tunnels, chambers, and climbs, Bayon offers many exciting moments to keep your camera busy. Afternoon visit Angkor Wat temple-the largest religious monument in the world. The plan of the pyramidal conception of the temple combined with spaces, alleys, ditches is an ancient masterpiece of architectural design and construction.
Today will begin, after a hearty morning breakfast, visit to the majestic Golden Silk Farm where you can gain a great insight into the start of the national silk trade, and watch the process from start to finish; the source of many of Cambodia’s fabulous traditional garments. Then proceed to Baray Teuk Thla, built during the 11th century for the business of keeping agriculture in the area flourishing,it’s a great example of ancient technology and its adaptation into the world of today, enjoy the taste of the rich Khmer tea and coffee. Later proceed to Phnom Penh. Check in to the hotel and you’re ready for the last leg of your journey!
Morning wonderful breakfast and proceed to explore the city. Visit the impressive colorful Khmer-style royal palace complex. Nearby is Silver pagoda, where contain plenty of Buddha Statues decorated and made by gold, diamond, gemstone and silver. Later, you will explore the Independence Monument it’s an iconic landmark that’s set in the heart Phnom Penh City Center. In the afternoon, head straight to the TuolSleng Genocide Museum to delve into the sad past of Khmer people. Walk up to sacred hill Phnom Daun Penh – also the name of a pagoda and name of the capital nowadays. In the end, enjoy a boat trip on Mekong river for one hour optional tour.
It’s a sad day for both you and for us, but today will be spent with your transfer back to your airport for your final journey home. It has been a really eventful stay over here in the beautiful corner of Asia, and we’re sure you’ll be back very soon! So remember, take home that cuisine and that amazing knowledge, and be sure to show the snaps to everyone you know!