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Of all Cambodia Tours and travel packages you might consider choosing one trip that teach you something, we know that traveling is not always about sitting in a tour coach to see whatever that is planned for us to visit. Cambodia is a tiny country which has many spectacular lush tropical landscapes, beautiful beaches, cuisine culture, interesting culture and welcoming peoples. The country has been on top 10 visited countries in the world. These are some of the tour packages Cambodia that has been designed according to the numbers of request from different travelers each with different style of traveling.

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  • Cambodia Tours and Travel Packages

    Of all Cambodia Tours and travel packages you might consider choosing one trip that

    teach you something, we know that traveling is not always about sitting in a tour coach

    to see whatever that is planned for us to visit. Cambodia is a tiny country which has

    many spectacular lush tropical landscapes, beautiful beaches, cuisine culture,

    interesting culture and welcoming peoples. The country has been on top 10 visited

    countries in the world. These are some of the tour packages Cambodia that has been

    designed according to the numbers of request from different travelers each with

    different style of traveling.

  • Following 12 Days Cambodia tours and travel packages with the suggested itinerary to

    visit: Phnom Penh, Takeo, Kong Pong Thom, Kong Ponh Cham, Siem reap and Angkor

    wat temples and the Sihanoukville.

  • Summary of what will you get in the 12 days tours?

    Phnom Penh will be your arrival point where you will be discovering the fine rich

    attractions of the capital city, your journey will continue to Siem rep where you visit the

    Angkor wat which is marked as the largest religious structure in the world. This is the

    biggest part of your trip as you will learn about the culture and the tradition of this ever

    enchanting land, finally, your exploration will come to an end in Sihanoukville where you

    have time to relax on the crystal clear beaches with several optional activities such as

    diving and snorkeling.

    Day 1: Arrival Phnom Penh (Welcome Dinner)

    Upon arrival in Phnom Penh, you will be welcomed and accompanied to your hotel.

    With time permitting, there will be a tour of the city which will include the Royal Palace,

    the Silver Pagoda, the National Museum and Wat Phnom Pagoda. The Silver Pagoda

    (also known as the Pagoda of the Emerald Buddha) is named after the statue housed

    therein and which was created by King Norodom in 1892. The floor is comprised of

    more than 5,000 silver blocks, weighing a total of 6 tons. The National Museum was

    built in the Khmer style in the 1920's and has an extensive collection of Khmer art. The

    highlight of the exhibit is a 6th Century bronze figure of the Hindu god Vishnu. This

    evening your guide will take you to dine at one of the citys fine restaurants. Overnight in

    Phnom Penh

  • Day 2: Phnom Penh (Breakfast Lunch - Dinner)

    Following breakfast, you will depart for Tonle Bati and visit the Ta Prhom and Yeay

    Peau temples. From here you will proceed to Ta Keo, where you will board our boat and

    head to Phnom Da, stopping along the way to explore caves with shrines carved into

    the walls. Other places of interest will include the pre-Angkorian Phnom Da temple, the

    ancient capital of Angkor Borei and Phnom Chisor Mountain, which offers a spectacular

    view over the surrounding plains. You will return to Phnom Penh by late afternoon/early

    evening. Overnight in Phom Penh

    Day 3: Phnom Penh - Kompong Cham (Breakfast Lunch Dinner)

    Your morning tour will include visits to the Killing Fields, Toul Sleng and the Russian

    Market, all of which will provide you with a deeper understanding of Cambodia are past

    and present. The Tuol Sleng Museum (or Museum of Genocide) is a testament to the

    countrys bloody past. Until 1975 this building was a high school, but then it became the

    Khmer Rouge's main torture and interrogation centre, gaining the moniker S-21. It

    was from here that victims were chosen to be taken and executed in what is now known

    as the Killing Fields.

    You will then take a trip to Kompong Cham by private van. Kompong Cham has plenty

    of interesting sights, some of which are old colonial buildings, as well as sites such as

    Nokor Bachey. Nokor Bachey Temple was built in the middle of the 11th Century,

    during the reign of Suryayarman II and King Ouphey. This old colonial town is rich with

    agricultural products like rubber trees, cashews, maize, beans and more. You will

    spend the night in Kompong Cham.

  • Day 4: Kompong Cham Kompong Thom (Breakfast Lunch Dinner)

    Today you will explore Kompong Cham City, including its colonial buildings, ancient

    temples, rubber plantations and more. In the late afternoon, you will depart to Kompong

    Thom where you will be free to relax at your hotel, before exploring Stoeng Sen. With

    its wide array of fascinating cultural sights and attractions, Stoeng Sen will not cease to

    amaze you. You will have a great time, as Kompong Thom is blessed with lively

    restaurants, interesting shopping areas and stunning attractions. You will stay overnight

    at Sambo Village in Kampong Thom www.sambovillage.com. (Breakfast, Lunch and

    Dinner included)

    Day 5: Kompong Thom Siem Reap (Breakfast Lunch Dinner)

    Cambodia tours and travel packages in 12 days will continue today and you will have an

    early morning start as you drive to the archeological site of Sambor Prei Kuk, which is

    dotted with hundreds of pre-angkor style temples. The road conditions can be difficult,

    but the spectacular scenery of this ancient ruin (with a mixture of temples and forest)

    makes the trip worthwhile. You will travel by road to Siem Reap and the ancient city

    Angkor, which was the capital of the powerful Khmer Empire from 802 AD to 1250 AD.

    This stunning and extensive site sprawls through the dense jungle, encompassing an

    area of over 60 square miles. You will stay overnight in Siem Reap.

    Day 6: Golden Age (Breakfast Lunch - Dinner)

    Note: This itinerary has a visitation plan which has been carefully structured so that

    (with a few exceptions) you can visit many of the famous Angkor sites in the historic

    order in which they were built during the Golden Age of Angkor from 800AD to

    1250AD.

  • The Golden Age tour will start with a visit east of Siem Reap, to the site of the ancient

    capital of Rolous. You will visit Preah Ko, Bakong and Lolei, where you will learn about

    Angkor history from 800AD to 900AD.You will then visit Phnom Bakheng to enjoy the

    sunset at this amazing hilltop temple, the first major temple of its kind to be constructed

    in this area (893 AD).

    You will then return to the hotel to freshen up before heading out to enjoy a welcome

    dinner at one of Siem Reaps restaurants later in the evening.

    Day 7: Golden Age (Breakfast Lunch Dinner)

    The return of Angkor as Capital 950 to 1000 AD After an early breakfast, you will

    meet your guide to drive out through the countryside to visit Preah Rup and East

    Mebon, en route to the stunningly exquisite Banteay Srey, all of which were constructed

    between 950 and 1000 AD. From the road, your guide will point out the Kulen

    Mountains in the distance, where sandstone was quarried hundreds of years ago. You

    will then return to Siem Reap where you can rest and then enjoy lunch at a local

    restaurant.

    The Flowering of Angkor Civilization 1000 to 1150 AD, After lunch, you will pay a

    short visit to the vast West Baray and then drive out to Angkor Wat in the afternoon.

    The guide will allow 2 to 3 hours for a guided tour of the vast shaded Angkor Wat

    galleries. You will be given free time to explore the upper levels of the Angkor Wat

    Temple. You will return to Siem Reap late in the afternoon and then go out to dinner at

    a local restaurant.

  • Day 8: Golden Age (Breakfast Lunch Dinner)

    Angkor Civilization Under Threat 1150 to 1200 AD, You will depart in the morning

    and visit one of the Angkor Visitor Centers to learn of the recent reconstruction and

    preservation projects. You will then visit one of the Angkor regions most fascinating

    ruins, Ta Prohm. This is a ruin that was once totally enshrouded by jungle, and still

    stands in the shade of tall jungle cover.After Ta Prohm, you will head off to explore

    Banteay Kdei and the neighbouring lake of Sras Srang (or Kings Bath) before

    returning to Siem Reap for lunch and a short rest.

    The Waning Angkor Civilization - 1200 to 1250 AD, Returning to the Angkor Complex,

    you will drive out to visit distant Ta Som and NeakPean, before entering the walls of

    Angkor Thom from the northern gate to visit Bayon and the terraces. A number of other

    sites will also be visited in Angkor Thom from earlier periods in Angkorian history, such

    as Baphuon (1060 AD) and Phimeanakas (950 1050 AD). You will then return to Siem

    Reap to freshen up at the hotel before enjoying dinner and a cultural performance.

    Day 9: From Angkor to the Beach (Breakfast Lunch Dinner)

    You will have free time to explore Siem Reap and perhaps visit the French training

    workshop (Artisan DAngkor), the old central market (Psah Chas), arts & craft shops,

    and cafes. You may choose to rent a bicycle, hire a motorbike or even book a

    helicopter flight over the ruins!

    You will later check out and meet with the guide who will transfer you to the airport for a

    70 minute flight to Sihanoukville for a three night stay for rest and relaxation.

  • Notes: Cambodia Angkor Air has flights between Siem Reap and sunny SihanoukVille,

    Cambodia 3 times a week (every Monday, Wednesday and Friday).

    Day 10 - Free time on the beach (Breakfast Lunch - Dinner)

    Sihanoukville (Cambodia's premier island and beach resort) is located just 30 minutes