Cultural Siem Reap
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Days : 4 | Nights : 3Siem Reap , Cambodia
This popular tour package Cambodia includes tourist attractions such as Siem Reap, Angkor Wat, South Gate of Angkor Thom and Phnom Penh. The first and foremost stop is Siem Reap. It is a famous town for its restaurants and resorts. It is located near the ruins of Angkor. Some of the main attractions are Banteay Srei, Beng Mealea, War Museum, etc. The next stop is Angkor temple. It is one of the well-known religious monuments of Cambodia holiday. It is one of the largest religious sites in the world. It was built in 1992 by the Khmer ruler Suryavarman II. The next is South Gate of Angkor Thom. Angkor Wat is looked upon as a symbol and recognition of Cambodia. The symbol of Angkor Wat is included in the national flag of Cambodia. It is the major and primary tourist attraction of Cambodia tour. The next stop is the South gate of Angkor Thom. It is the main gateway to the temple of Angkor Wat. It was built by the emperor Jayavarman VII in 12th century. The final stop is Phnom Penh. It is the busiest city of Cambodia. It was the home of Khem rulers and French traders.
Day 01: Arrival Siem Reap
Pick up from the airport and transfer to the hotel check in. After successfully checking in the hotel, we take short walk along the road in front of the King’s Residence to see the Main Shrine, where the local people usually worship, with its statue of YeayTeap, PreahAngChek and PreahAngChorm. Buying jasmine and lotus flowers to worship is very important for the Cambodians. Then continue to Wat Bo, a large, highly respected pagoda, founded in the 18th Century. Like the Silver Pagoda in Phnom Penh, the vihear of Wat Bo contains unique wall paintings of the Reamker that are said to be late 19th Century. Look for the daily-life market scenes such as an opium smoking Chinese merchant, the colonial era French officer at the market and the French soldiers attending a traditional dance performance. Also of interest is the large collection of Buddha statues located behind the main Buddha. We will continue to "ChantiersEcoles - Les Artisans d'Angkor" which provides training to young Cambodians in an effort to revive the ancient Khmer traditions of stone carving and wood sculpting. Overnight at the hotel in Siem Reap.
Day 02: Siem Reap
After breakfast, visit to The South Gate of Angkor Thom: Bayob Temple, The Royal Enclosure, Phimeanaka, Elephant and Leper King Terrace. Continue visit to Ta Promh (the jungle temple). After lunch, visit to Thommanan, ChaosayTevoda, Ta Keo: small, attractive temple in very good condition, built all the same time as Angkor Wat. Continue to Angkor Wat: The “7th Wonders’of the World”. World Heritage Site since 1992, famous for its beauty and splendor. Angkor Wat features the longest continuous bas-relief in the world, which runs along the outer gallery walls and narrates stories from Hindu mythology. Continue visit to Bakheng Hill: Sunset viewing on the top of the hill. Bakheng is the first major temple to be constructed in the Angkor area; this temple-mountain offers extraordinary views of the Tonle Sap and Angkor Wat. After dinner (visit to Night & Pub Street). Overnight at the hotel.
Day 03: Siem Reap - Phnom Penh
Breakfast at the hotel – Transfer overland to Phnom Penh. En route, we will stop for a quick visit at the spider market. Then continue to Phnom Penh. Lunch at local restaurant in Phnom Penh. Afternoon, Visit to Royal Palace is a royal residence now where His Majesty, the King of Cambodia, and the royal families live. it is like a small town of royal dynasties. Continue to Silver Pagoda, serves less as a functioning temple than a repository for cultural treasures such as 90 kg golden Buddha encrusted with 2086 diamonds. Finally visit Wat Phnom Temple is one of the most important pagodas in Phnom Penh. Built in 1373 on an artificial hill by the wealthy widow Daun Chi Penh. After dinner, transfer back to hotel (Continue proceed to Naga Casino get free Match & Play Coupon US$10 cash chips with purchase and try your best luck). After dinner, transfer for check in hotel. After dinner, transfer back to hotel (Continue proceed to Naga Casino get free Match & Play Coupon US$10 cash chips with purchase and try your best luck). After dinner, transfer for check in hotel. Accommodation at hotel.
Day 04: Phnom Penh - Departure
Breakfast at hotel. Visit Tuol Sleng Museum (S-21 prison). This former school was used as a prison by Pol Pot’s security forces. More than 17,000 people held at S-21 were taken to the extermination camp at Choeng Ek to be executed. Visit Russian Market (ToulTumpong Market), the Market has gained reputation for cheap clothing, a large selection of Buddha images and woodcarvings, betel-nut boxes, silk, silver jewelry, and classic music instrument. Transfer to the airport for the flight departure.
Days : 4 | Nights : 3