Wonders of Cambodia

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Duration
10 Days
Departure Day
Daily
Group Size
Private Tour
Tour Type
Luxury Trip
Trip Grading
Easy
Breakfast
Daily Breakfast
Other Meals
1 Lunch and 3 Dinners
Hotel Category
5 Star Hotels
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Explore the temples of Angkor from different perspectives by tuk tuk, private gondola and from a tethered balloon. Enjoy a romantic candlelight dining experience at the beautiful Sala Kdei Khmer house. Spend your nights at the first floating ecolodge in South East Asia and indulge yourself at the most beautiful beach of Cambodia.

Travel Itinerary

DAY 1

Arrival -Welcome to Siem Reap

On arrival in Siem Reap take advantage of VIP arrival arrangements and be transferred to your selected luxury hotel by a traditional Masthead car. After a rest and refreshment, you will be picked up by your tour guide to start your private boat excursion on the Tonle Sap Lake, the richest freshwater fishing ground in the world. Lay back against comfortable cushions and witness the majestic sunset over Tonle Sap while sipping champagne. Afterwards indulge yourself with a Fine Dining Welcome Dinner at restaurant Le Grande. Overnight at Phum Baitang for the next three nights.

DAY 2

Siem Reap - More than just temples

Explore the Temples of Angkor starting with Ta Prohm, which is unforgettable due to the massive trees with thick roots that entangle the walls. Then hop on a tuk tuk to reach the Southern Gate of Angkor Thom where you will marvel at the imposing 23m (75-foot) high stone faces of Avalokiteshvara, featured in the Tomb Raider movie. Afterwards enjoy a delicious, private lunch including all drinks during a scenic boat ride in an ancient gondola within the archaeological park. Following this first temple exploration, you will be brought to the Bodia Spa Old Market to indulge yourself with a traditional treatment. VIP seats and snacks will be pre-arranged for you to visit the famous Phare Circus of Siem Reap in the evening.

DAY 3

Ancient Wonders

Experience the sunrise over Angkor Wat from above during a private Tethered Balloon Flight including unlimited champagne and canapés. Then explore the temple in the hours immediately after sunrise when the site is at its quietest. Constructed in 12th century by King Suyavarman II, Angkor Wat today is the largest sacred edifice on earth and of high importance for the Khmer itself. In the afternoon, visit the Theam’s House, the home cumatelier of the Cambodian artist and designer Lim Muy Theam. Continue your journey to an authentic village and after a short stroll you will get a traditional water blessing in a local pagoda. This ceremony is designed to offer good luck for your onward journey, wishing you a long life and lots of happiness. Afterwards enjoy some sunset drinks at a beautiful Sala Kdei Khmer house, where a romantic candlelight dining experience is awaiting you.

DAY 4

Siem Reap to Phnom Penh

After breakfast, transfer to the airport and fly to Phnom Penh, Cambodia´s bustling capital, once called the ‘Pearl of Asia’. Upon arrival, transfer to the Raffles hotel and check-in. This afternoon we endeavour to provide some insights into Cambodia´s recent tragic history under the Khmer Rouge with visits to the Killing Fields and Tuol Sleng (S-21) Prison. Although it might be considered a tough beginning for your stay in Phnom Penh, these sights are a must- see to get a deeper understanding of Cambodia. Paying homage to Cambodia’s dark history, you are invited to try out a very special dining experience this evening and have a dinner in the Dark. Prepare yourself to embark on an extraordinary journey of sensory awareness assisted by the visually impaired.

DAY 5

Phnom Penh to Four River Floating Lodge

Weaving your way through Phnom Penh’s colourful streets, explore some of the city’ highlights with a cyclo ride – a traditional transportation method. During your tour take in the shimmering spires of the Royal Palace and Silver Pagoda and learn more about their history and present significance. Afterwards take an overland transfer from Phnom Penh to the Cardamom Mountain region (ca. 5hrs driving) where the 4 Rivers Floating Lodge is awaiting you for a 2- night’s stay. The idyllic ecolodge is built on a pontoon on the Tatai river and only accessible by boat. Surrounded by water and virgin rainforest you will be as close to nature as possible and spend your days exploring the unique ecosystem.

DAY 6

Back to Nature

Spend your days exploring the picturesque surrounding forest and waterways, keeping an eye out for local wildlife, learning about the fascinating biodiversity or just relaxing in this unbelievable environment. Whether you catch your dinner fishing from your private terrace, go kayaking on the river or join one of the plenty optional excursions, it definitely won’t get boring here!

DAY 7

4 Rivers Floating Lodge to Royal Sands Koh Rong

Enjoy your breakfast, before leaving the lodge to take an overland transfer (approx. 4 hours) to the port of Sihanoukville from where a shared speedboat will take you to the Royal Sands Koh Rong. Upon arrival discover the resorts facilities and indulge yourself in this carefree paradise, inspired by the beauty of its natural surroundings. Overnight at the Royal Sands Koh Rong for the next 3 nights.

DAY 8 - 9

Royal Sands Koh Rong

Spend your days free and easy on the island. Enjoy the luxurious resort facilities, relax at the beach or engage in several optional activities including water sports, snorkelling or visits to other islands.

DAY 10

Royal Sands Koh Rong - Departure

Depart from The Royal Sands Koh Rong by shared speedboat to the mainland port. Upon arrival, transfer to Sihanoukville International Airport for your onward journey.

Hotel Description

Phum Baitang

5/5

Raffles Hotel Le Royal

5/5

4 Rivers Floating Lodge

5/5

The Royal Sands Koh Rong

5/5

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