6 DAYS / 5 NIGHTS

LUXURY CAMBODIA

Phnom Penh - Siem Reap
Starting from $1,985 (Land Only)

LUXURY CAMBODIA

This 6-day deluxe program visits the essential cities of Siem Reap and Phnom Penh, and features luxury accommodation at two of Cambodia’s most exclusive hotels. Since the 1930’s, a visit to the ancient temples of Angkor has been synonymous with a stay at the Raffles Grand d’Angkor. Spread over 15 acres of beautifully landscaped French gardens; the hotel exudes old-world Cambodian grandeur infused with the best modern comforts. The Raffles Hotel Le Royal in Phnom Penh has been the choice of royalty, dignitaries and celebrities traveling through the capital of modern Cambodia. Ideally situated in the heart of the city, this leading luxury hotel offers easy access to the prime shopping attractions in the city, and well as an ideal base for sightseeing.

INCLUDES
  • Three nights at the luxurious Raffles Grand Hotel d’Angkor in Siem Reap, including hotel taxes and service charges.
  • Two nights at the deluxe Raffles Hotel Le Royal in Phnom Penh, including hotel taxes and service charges.
  • Five full American breakfasts.
  • Flight from Siem Reap to Phnom Penh.
  • Transportation in a private A/C vehicle with English-speaking guide.
  • Full touring program in Cambodia.
  • Visit Angkor Wat, Banteay Srei, Bayon Temple, Ta Prohm, and excursion to Kampong Kleang with boat trip in Siem Reap.
  • Sunset viewing from an ancient Angkorian temple.
  • Visit the Royal Palace, Silver Pagoda, National Museum, Central or Russian Market, Tuol Sleng, and Killing Fields in Phnom Penh.
  • Round-trip airport to hotel transfers in each city.
EXCLUDES
  • Airport User Fee (Approx. $16 for Intl flights)
  • Any optional tours mentioned.
  • International airport taxes & fuel surcharges
  • Tips and Personal items
  • Travel insurance
  • Visa upon arrival (and upon re-entry)
  • International Airfare (Please contact us for details)
ITINERARY
Day 1 - SIEM REAP.

Arrive at Siem Reap Airport and transfer to your hotel.


Day 2 - SIEM REAP.

The crown jewel of Khmer architecture, Angkor Wat, is the national symbol and highlight of any visit to Cambodia. It is the largest, best preserved, and most religiously significant of the Angkor temples. Cross the vast moat and enter the main building, ascending through a series of galleries and courtyard before reaching the central sanctuary. Intricate stone-carvings adorn nearly every surface, with some 1,700 Apsaras, or celestial dancers, sculpted into the walls. Angkor Wat is stunning at any time of day, but sunrise and sunset are especially beautiful times to watch the play of light on the stones. Afterwards continue to Preah Khan, built by King Jayavarman VII; it features towered enclosures and shoulder-hugging corridors in a jungle setting. Also visit Banteay Srei, smaller in comparison to other Angkor temples, but considered to be the jewel of classical Khmer art. Finish the day watching the sun set over the Cambodian countryside from the upper terraces of an ancient Angkorian temple. Meals Breakfast


Day 3 - SIEM REAP.

Today visit Angkor Thom, the fortified "Great City" that was the final capital of the Khmer empire. Enclosed by a wall and wide moats, the city includes many of Angkor's most popular sights. Enter the monumental South Gate over a causeway lined on either side by statues of demons and gods, and continue to the Terrace of Elephants and Terrace of the Leper King. Visit the ruined Baphuon, Royal Enclosure and Phimeankas before arriving at Bayon Temple. The Bayon is one of Angkor's most compelling and popular sights, with galleries of beautifully preserved bas reliefs, where giant stone faces smile enigmatically down at you from every angle. Continue your exploration of Angkor's most beautiful and important temples. Visits include Prasat Kravan, Banteay Kdei, Sras Srang, among others. Also see Ta Prohm; built in the Bayon style, it looks very much as most of the Angkor monuments would have appeared when European explorers first stumbled across them. A most interesting and distinctive feature of Ta Prohm is the twists of tree trunks and roots that emerge from the ruins and soar upward into a lovely shaded canopy. Meals Breakfast


Day 4 - PHNOM PENH.

Embark on an excursion to Kampong Kleang, one of the largest of the Tonle Sap lake communities. Continue by boat to explore the floating fishing villages that live at the edges of the lake, passing submerged forests and fishing farms. Later return to Siem Reap and fly to Phnom Penh. Arrive at Phnom Penh International Airport and transfer to your hotel. Meals Breakfast


Day 5 - PHNOM PENH.

Begin your exploration of Cambodia's capital city. Visit the Royal Palace, still the official residence of the King; and adjacent Silver Pagoda, also known as the Pagoda of the Emerald Buddha housing many national treasures. From here proceed to the elegant National Museum, which contains one of the finest collections of Khmer art and objects. Afterwards, it's time to explore the modern-day city. Pay a visit to one of Phnom Penh's two great markets, the Central Market, located in a distinctive domed Art Deco building, or the sprawling Russian Market with it's labyrinth of stalls selling items of all kinds. In the afternoon learn more about Cambodia's recent and tragic history with visits to the Tuol Sleng (Museum of Genocide) and the Killing Fields of Choeung Ek, located just outside the city. They are disturbing reminders of the terrible atrocities committed by the Khmer Rouge. Meals Breakfast


Day 6 - DEPART PHNOM PENH.

Transfer to Phnom Penh International Airport for your onward flight. Meals Breakfast


DEPARTURE & RATES

Gold Plan

Land Only
Dates Price
From October 01 2016 to October 31 2018 $1985
Single Supplement
Dates Price
From October 01 2016 to October 31 2018 $930
Notes
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  • All rates in Net USD. Rooms subject to availability.
  • Domestic airfares (if applicable) are current and are subject to change. They are inclusive of taxes and fuel surcharges
  • Tours are either based on private services or SIC as outlined on the tour description and itinerary.
  • All tours are "go any day".

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