Cambodian Culture And Lifestyle
Cambodian Culture And Lifestyle
This a very good itinerary for family and celebrity to see Cambodian culture and lifestyle and learn about the living relic of the country’s past struggles and successes. From your arrival at Siem Reap Airport to visit the temples of Angkor, discovery the unique lifestyle on Tonle Sap Lake, drive to the rice bowl of Cambodia to experience Bamboo train and local industry, journey passing through typical Cambodian landscapes of endless ricefields dotted with sugar palms, stop to see the pottery village in Kampong Chhnang, witness the only silver craftsmen village of the country in Kampong Loung Commune near Oudong Mountain, visit Phnom Penh and learn about the country’s past struggles and successes, the horrific crimes of the Khmer Rouge and spectacular side including Royal Palace, National Museum and Phno Ta Mao the biggest zoo in the country head south to Kep, the Cambodia’s most popular and prestigious beach town from the early 1900s until the 1960s, visit beautiful cave with the temple in side, visit pepper farm, salt field, famous crab market, as well as Bokor National Park in Kampot. Finish your Cambodia holiday with a relaxation on the white beach at Sihanoukville before your departure from Phnom Penh International Airport.
Get to Siem Reap on your own by flight ro boat and I will pick you up from the boat port or airport.
Angkor grand circuit tour inclduing
- Pre Rup Temple
- Banteay Samre Temple
- Banteay Srei Temple
- Preah Khan Temple
- Neak Pean Temple
- Ta Som Temple
- East Mebon Temple
Angkor small circuit tour inclduing
- Angkor Wat Sunrise tour
- Phnom Bakeng
- South Gate of Angkor Thom
- Angkor Thom city tour
- Bayon Temple
- Phimeanakas Temple
- Baphoun Temple
- Terrace of the Elephants
- Terrace of the Leper King
- Takeo Temple
Tour to the charming ruin temple of Beng Mealea, visit the famous flooded/floating village on Tonle Sap Lake of Kampong Pluk and discover one of the earliest capitals Roluos Group.
Drive to the rice bowl of Cambodia, Battambang including silk farm at Puok distric and local stone carving at Preah Net Preah distric. Visit Phnom Sampov and witness millions of bat flying out from their cave.
8:00am, A full day tour to visit Bamboo train, old Wat, the 1907 dated house, colonial buildings and learn about rice paper production which is the highlight of the local industry of this charm of the historic riverside city. If we have time, I’ll drive you back to the town centre to visit local market. Return to your hotel.
8:00am, Enjoy a drive to capital city of Phnom Penh passing through typical Cambodian landscapes of endless ficefields dotted with sugar palms. En route, visit Kampong Loung floating village near Pursat, untouched by a mass tourism. Learn how the locals make pottery from clay near Kampong Chhnang. And see silversmiths make copper and silver articles at Kampong Loung near Oudong. This is the only silver craft-men in Cambodia.
Phnom Penh city tour first day. Learn about the story of the tragic legacy and the horrific crimes of the Khmer Rouge with visits to Toul Sleng Prison Museum (S21) and the Killing Fields of Choeung Ek. Take a look at Russian Market, one of the premier shopping destinations in Phnom Penh. Relax in a cafe bar by the riverfront.
Phnom Penh city tour second day. Visit Koh Dach, known as ‘Silk Island‘ by the foreigners to take a look at rural Cambodia on Mekong River island and learn about the silk weavers who inhabitat islands. Visit Royal Palacecomplex including Silver Pagoda, the most sacred Wat in Cambodia. Visit National Museum and some others famous spots inclduing Wat Phnom, Independence Monument and Central Market.
Visit Phnom Tamao Wildlife Rescue Centre, the biggest zoo in Cambodia home to over 12,000 animals and the world’s largest sanctuary for sun bears. Visit Tonle Bati and see two Angkorian-style temples, Ta Prohm and Yeay Peau. You can choose either the lovely spot on the river of Kampot or the prestigious beach twon of Kep.
Learn about the traditional organic pepper farm in Kampot, the world’s best pepper acknowledged by international chefs. Visit Kampot salt field, the only salt field in Cambodia. Wonder around a 7th-century brick temple in the cave of Phnom Chhnork. Visit butterfly farm, crab market, enjoy fresh seafood, explore old buldings and walk along Kep beach.
Heading to our last destination, the white beach of Sihanoukville, votted as one of the most beautiful beaches in the world. En route, we drive up the moutain of Phnom Bokor, the most popular national park in Cambodia, get some fresh air, get view, as well as a unique atmosphere.
Enjoy your 3 full-day at leisure. I am available for services at anytime you want.
Returning to your Phnom Penh hotel or international airport for departure flight to next destination.
This is a brief itinerary written base on my personal preference only. However, yours can be flexible and adjusted due to weather terrain conditions depending on the season, the crowd and your requests. We can stay more days at places that you like. The detailed itinerary can be provided upon your request. Please Contact me for more details.
- Fully guided tour for the whole time.
- Hire a local guide in each location for some day tours.
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