Five Days Tour Siem Reap – Battambang
Cambodia is the undisputed temple capital of Asia. Siem Reap was the epicenter of the great Khmer Empire. The countryside tour around Battambang is punctuated by a fun ride on the Bamboo train, Killing Cave and other worthwhile sights.
- Duration 8 hours
- Experiences Tour Guide English
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- No Deposit Required
- Free Cancellation 48 hours before
- Mobile Voucher Accepted
SIEM REAP TOURS
Day 1: Angkor Wonderland
Departure time at 8:00 am from your hotel lobby and before we start our trip to the Angkor Archaeological Park, our tour guide will take you to buy the 3-day Angkor pass. It cost 62 US dollars per person for adults and free of charge for kids under twelve years old. Our first visit is the last ancient capital city of the Khmer Empire known as Angkor Thom.
Angkor Thom means gigantic city and it was built under our last great king in the history of the Khmer empire. Angkor Thom has five beautiful gates. We normally stop at the south entrance to take some photos before going to see other fabulous monuments inside this former capital city such as BAYON is a temple with many smiling faces, Terrace of an elephant, a former Royal Palace, Terrace of leper king and BAPHOUN is considered as a largest Hindu temple in Angkor Thom. We will stop for lunch at a restaurant opposite Angkor Wat temple.
After the lunch break, we continue to explore Angkor Wat temple and if you want to watch the sunset, the best spot is Phnom Bakheng hill. We have to be there before 4:30 pm.
Day 2: Kulen-Waterfalls & Tonle Sap Lake
You can enjoy your breakfast before we depart from your hotel at 8:00 am to Kulen National Park. It takes about 1 hour and a half from Siem Reap town to Phnom Kulen and we will bring you to see the huge Buddha statue built in the 16th century, a natural waterfall and a river of a thousand Shiva Lings is considered as a holy river for Khmer people. We will stop for lunch first and then we head to the sandstone temple, Banteay Srei means citadel of girls. On the way to Tonle Sap Lake and floating village, we will pass by many villages. If you want us to stop for photos taking with local people, you can inform your tour guide.
We highly recommend you to watch the Cambodian circus. It starts at 8:00 pm to 9:00 pm. We can book in advance for you.
Day 3: Sunrise & Grand Tour
Please ask your hotel’s staff to pack a takeaway breakfast and we will pick you up at 4:40 am for the sunrise tour at Angkor Wat temple. In order to avoid the crowd, we will start to visit Ta Prom known as ‘’Tomb raider temple” early and continue with other temples like Preah Khan (Father temple), Neak Pean Tasom (Tree’s temple), East Mebon (10th century brick temple) and Pre Rup known as temple royal crematorium. We will eat at a local restaurant in front of the lake names Sras Srang means royal swimming pool. Our third-day temple tour will end around 2:00 pm to 3:00 pm as we started early. If you need a recommendation for dinner, Malis Restaurant is one of the best choices. We can help you to reserve a table.
Day 4: Siem Reap-Battambang
We leave at 8:00 am from Siem Reap town to Battambang town for check-in. After checking in, we will take you to visit Phnom Sam Pov Mountain, Hilltop view of modern Buddhism temples and Killing Crave and get down to see the Bat cave and bats fly out with at sunset time back to the hotel in town.
Day 5: Battambang-Siem Reap
After breakfast, we will pick you at 8:00 am at the hotel lobby and take you to the Bamboo train, where can experience on local called Nori, then visit a village called Don Teave to see how to make Cambodian rice pepper and local rice wine the have lunch in town.
Before heading back to Siem Reap, we will take you to hilltop temple the Banon Mountain then drive to Siem Reap hotel.
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