Legend Of Angkor Tour
Legend Of Angkor Tour - 4Days
Style: Cambodia Sightseeing Tours
Hightlights: Siem Reap, Baphoun, the Terrace of Temple, Elephants and Terrace of the Leper King
Description: Have time to explore in depth the Angkor Wat, Angkor Thom and Banteay Srey temples and also visit the countryside of Siem Reap Province.
Day 1: Arrival - Siem Reap
Upon arrival in Siem Reap airport, transfer directly for the visits :
AM: Visit the antique capital of Angkor Thom (12 century) : the South Gate with its huge statues depicting the churning of the ocean of milk, the Bayon Temple, unique for its 54 towers decorated with over 200 smiling faces of Avolokitesvara, the Phimeanakas, the Royal Enclosure, the Elephants Terrace and the Terrace of the Leper King.
Lunch not included
PM: Visit the most famous of all the temples on the plain of Angkor: Angkor Wat. The temple complex covers 81 hectares and is comparable in size to the Imperial Palace in Beijing. Its distinctive five towers are emblazoned on the Cambodian flag and the 12th century masterpiece is considered by art historians to be the prime example of classical Khmer art and architecture. Buffet Dinner and enjoy Khmer Traditional Dance Show at local restaurant and accommodation at hotel
Day 2: Siem Reap Tours
Breakfast at hotel
AM: We drive to visit Kbal Spean, 50km northeast of Siem Reap or 18km from Banteay Srei. The original “River of Thousand Lingams”, Kbal Spean is an intricately carved riverbed deep in the foothills of the Cambodian jungle. Lunch not included
PM: Visit to Banteay Srei temple with four wings preceded by a hall and accompanied by two libraries, the southem example remarkably well preserved.
Dinner not included and overnight at hotel
Day 3: Siem Reap Tours
Breakfast at the hotel
AM: Visit to Ta Prohm, one of the area’s most beautiful temples. Ta Prohm has been relatively untouched since it was discovered and retains much of its mystery. Neak Pean, a fountain built in the middle of a pool (representing the paradisiacal Himalayan mountain-lake), Ta Som, built in late 12th century C.E. the most distant temple on the grand circuit, small but classic. Preah Khan temple, Built by the King Jayavarman VII. Preah Khan is, like Ta Prohm, a place of towered enclosures and shoulder hugging corridors. Unlike Ta Prohm, however, the temple of Preah Khan is in a reasonable state of preservation and ongoing restoration efforts should maintain and even improve this situation. Lunch not included
PM: Visit to the unique interior brick sculptures of Prasat Kravan, Srah Srang ("The Royal Baths" was once used for ritual bathing), Banteay Kdei (surrounded by 4 concentric walls), , Ta Keo, constructed in late 10th early 11th century C.E, the first temple to be constructed wholly of sandstone. Dinner not included and accommodation at hotel
Day 4: Siem Reap - Departure
Breakfast at hotel
We board on boat in Tonle Sap Lake, the “Great Lake” of Cambodia, one of the largest in Asia. Here, enjoy a brief cruise past floating villages complete with schools, restaurants, and hospitals. Lunch not included
Free leisure for your own time for rolling at local market for shopping until transfer to Siem Reap International airport departure flight
Here are some information for whole trip, might you like to book!
- Tours and transfers as per the program
- Accommodations in all places
- Meals : Breakfast + 1 Dinner show
- All entrance fees, boat fees where mentioned
- Private A/C vehicles
- English speaking guides
- Cold mineral water & towel during the trips
- Visa fee of USD 20.- per pax
- All meals other than 1 dinner show
- Personal expenses
- International air tickets
- International airport tax of USD 25.- p.p
Five common questions travellers ask us
1. How long and where to visit for first-timers?
For first-timers, 5 days can be enough to take in Cambodia at a glance. An ideal order should be going from Phnom Penh to Siem Reap. Siem Reap is a top-rated destination, for seeing the magnificent Angkor temples and experiencing the chic and authentic Cambodia, other possible outings include taking a boat ride on Tonle Sap Lake to see the floating villages.
Phnom Penh with visit the Royal Palace and Silver Pagoda to sense the spirit of traditional Cambodian culture and the S21 Museum to learn about the dark history made by the Khmer Rouge and how the country is rising from the ashes.
2. When is the best time to visit Cambodia?
No matter for first-timers or seasoned travelers, an adventure to Cambodia is ideally made during October to next February. If you would like to dodge from big crowds, leave Chirstmas and January.
Travelling for great value and experiences, we would suggest late September to October and February.
If the heat and occasional rainfalls are not much a problem for you, you are in for a great deal during the shoulder seasons, namely March to August. During this time, we will arrange a noon break and the pace will be much lossen as for you to restore.
3. What is the best way to get to Cambodia?
First option is by air. Cambodia has three major international airports: Phnom Penh International Airport in Phnom Penh, Siem Reap International Airport in Siem Reap.
Bangkok and Ho Chi Minh are the most-friendly transit hubs as they have better airfares and much easier to get around.
4. How do I book the trip?
To book our trip, please select your preferred trip and click on ”Book this trip” on the web page. Our booking form wizard will automatically call the trip name, and ask you to fill out some fields for information. Once completed filling the form, you just click Submit to send us your inquiry or Reset to cancel what you have filled up. After receiving your reservation request, we will immediately make all the necessary arrangements in accordance with your request. This will takes about 1-2 business days, and we will send to you our confirmation message by e-mail with all the details of hotels, flights, tours, the booking status and also payment term.
5. Do I Need a Visa for Visiting Cambodia?
The easiest way to get visa for Cambodia is do it on arrival. Most nationalities are offered Visa-on-Arrival at international airports of Phnom Penh and Siem Reap. Fare is USD30 for all nationalities, for a maximum stay of 30 days and extensions are possible.
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