Upon arrival, proceed to enjoy the boat cruise on the Great Lake of Tonle Sap. Tts extraordinary bio-diversity and hydrology make it an ecological wonder of the world. On the way back, stop to have a look at the fishing villages which dot the semi-submerged forest that lines the flood plain rim of the lake, offering an excellent place to see lakeside rural Cambodia. Visit the Old Market & colonial quarter; take your time to enjoy a busy market day, communicating with the local sales and all sorts of their products. It’s quite a sight to see, to give somewhat a picture of Cambodian social living. Drive back to the hotel and enjoy free time at night. Overnight in Siem Reap.
Today, proceed on a full day tour by Tuk-Tuk. Explore the South Gate of Angkor Thom, known as Big Angkor, 3km2 walled and moated royal city and was the last capital of the Angkorian Empire. The famous Bayon Temple was an architectural muddle, in part because it was constructed in a somewhat piecemeal fashion for over a century. Terrace of the Elephants is an impressive, two and a half meter tall, 300 meter long terrace wall adorned with carved elephants and gradual that spans the heart of Angkor Thom in front of Baphuon - huge temple mountain in the heart of Angkor Thom, Royal Palace Area and Phimeanakas - impressive rite and sandstone pyramid. Terrace of the Leper King is at the north end of the Terrace of the Elephants, a double terrace wall with deeply carved nag as, demons and other mythological beings. Last you will visit Ta Prohm temple which is a wonderful combination of human genius and natural beauty! Giant trees have grown here for centuries.
Afternoon visit Angkor Wat temple, the founder of the temple was Suryavarman II who reigned Cambodia from 1113 to 1152 and built the five towers in the 12th century to dedicate to the Hindu God Vishnu. The plan of the pyramidal conception of the temple combined with spaces, alleys, ditches is an ancient masterpiece of architectural design and construction. It is time to view lovely sunset from Pre Rup temple.
Later you will be transferred to the bus station for your overnight journey to Phnom Penh.
Overnight on bus. (B)
Arrive in Phnom Penh early in the morning. Set out to explore the capital city of Cambodia, a friendly riverside city with loads of Khmer charm and faded French-colonial style. In the morning you will visit the impressive colorful Khmer-style royal palace complex build in 1866 by the Predecessors of King Norodom. Nearby is Silver pagoda (the emerald Buddha temple), which contains plenty of Buddha Statues decorated and made by gold, diamond, gemstone and silver. Stop at Independence monument and lastly visit Central Market, a large market constructed in 1937 in the shape of a dome with four arms branching out into vast hallways with countless stalls of goods. In the afternoon, visit Choeung Ek museum, where between 1975 and 1978 about 17,000 men, women, children and infants detained and tortured at S-21 were transported for the extermination. The last stop is Russian Market to experience the bustling daily activities of the locals.
Overnight in Phnom Penh.
Today after breakfast, proceed to the airport for your flight to Bangkok. Upon arrival, get transferred to the hotel. In the evening, enjoy this authentic and 100% private home dinner with a local chef where you are guaranteed an experience that makes you feel at home. You will enjoy delicious and authentic Thai food.
Overnight on Bangkok. (B,D)
After breakfast at the hotel, visit some of Bangkok’s oldest and largest temples like Wat Traimitr (Temple of the Golden Buddha), renowned as the world’s largest Buddha made from solid gold in the Bangkok City Temple Tour and Gems Gallery. Admire the ancient craftsmanship and its golden beauty as well as various depictions of the Buddha from bronze statues to the revered and highly respected reclining gold-plated Buddha in this sightseeing in Bangkok experience.
Overnight on Bangkok. (B)
Breakfast + Dinner » Accommodation » Sightseeing » 01 night accommodation in Siem Reap 01 night accommodation in Phnom Penh 02 nights accommodation in Bangkok 01 night in Bus Daily breakfast expect on day 01 | 03 Meals as per itinerary Boat cruise on the Great Lake of Tonle Sap Full day tour of Angkok Wat by Tuk Tuk City Tour of Pnom Penh on seat in coach basis Private Thai Home Dinner in Bangkok (no transfers) Half Day City tour of Bangkok on seat in coach basis Bus tickets Siem Reap – Phnom Penh Return airport transfers on seat in coach basis