1 : Arrive in PHNOM PENH
in Phnom Penh capital of Cambodia. Reception at the airport,
transfer to the hotel and first discovery of the city with in
particular, visit of the Royal Palace and the national Museum
of archaeology, according to the arrival time.
2 : PHNOM PENH/KOMPONG CHAM
for Kompong Cham, situated at the edge of the Mekong. Visit of
the Vat Nokhor temple, of the 12th century. Crossing of the Mekong
and visit of the forests of Heveas and the harvest and transformation
of Latex. Night in Kompong Cham.
3: KOMPONG THOM/SAMBOR PREI KUK Road towards Kompong Thom, and
Sambor Prei Kuk, the ancient capital of the Chenla's kingdom.
Discovery of the site builts by the king Ishanavarman the 1st,
dating of the pre-angkorian period (7th and 8th centuries). Dozens
temples in the forest. Night in Kompong Thom.
4 : KOMPONG THOM / SIEM REAP
by the road for Siem reap where is the Angkor's mythical site.
After installation in the hotel, we will attend the sunset since
Phnom Bakend, and outside sight of Angkor Vat temple, very well
lightened at the end of afternoon.
5: SIEM REAP (ANGKOR)
morning, discovery of Angkor Thom's sites : the temple-mountain
of Bayon, the Baphuon, the Terrace of the Leper King, the ancient
Royal Palace, and the Terrace of the Elephants.
Afternoon, visit of Angkor Vat "the city which became a
6 : SIEM REAP (ANGKOR).
morning, visit of the pre-angkorians (9th century) Roluos temples:
the Bakong, the Prah Ko, and Lolei followed by the visit of the
most surprising temples of the whole Angkor's site, the Ta Prohm,
the Ta keo, lost in a luxuriant vegetation, as well as the small
temples of Neak Pean, Preah Khan,
bayon temple angkor travel
and the big ponds (the Baray)
7 : SIEM REAP (BANTEAY SREI)
morning, excursion in Banteay Srei temple, the "Town of
Women", a jewel of pink wills completely sculptured, dedicated
to Shiva and built in the 10th century by the king Jayavarman
V, in passing by Prasat Kravan's temple built in the year 921.
The afternoon, visit of the Baray Oriental sites built by Rajendravarman
: Banteay Kdey, Pre Rup, Preasat Khleang, Oriental Mebon. Discovery
of the construction sites school (Les Chantiers Ecoles) where
live again the Khmer traditions.
8: PREK TOAL (TONLE SAP Lake)
of excursion on the Tonle Sap lake towards Prek Toal's natural
reserve, magnificent floating village, and fishermen's floating
villages of Choeng Koeng. On the way back, visit of the Siem
Reap's big market.
9: PHNOM PENH / SIHANOUKVILLE
morning, departure from Siem Reap by planeto Phnom Penh (45 min),
then departure by the road to Sihanoukville (Kompong Som) at
about 4 hours (without guide) of Phnom Penh. Sihanoukville has
magnificent white sand beaches, very clean, and it is the most
important port of Cambodia. Night in hotel near of the beach.
10 : SIHANOUKVILLE
free time at leisure
11: SIHANOUKVILLE / KAMPOT/KEP
to Kampot by following the Gulf of Siam. Kampot is a city where
we finds French colonial architecture. Kampot region produces
a lot of tropical fruits. Excursion to Kep-On-Sea ( by following
the ocean), ancient seaside resort.
12: KAMPOT/ PHNOM PENH
in Phnom Penh. On the way, visit of Phnom Chisor's temple ( temple
in bricks of the 11th century) situated on a hill where from
we have a very beautiful sight seing on the region.
13: PHNOM PENH/PARIS
of the capital, in particular the Vat Phnom pagoda and visit
of Russian Market. Transfer to the airport 2h30 before the departure
of your plane.