Already considered by millions of newly marrieds as the Honeymoon Paradise of all Southeast Asia, there is no doubt that Cambodia is the promise destination to cherish your life time event.
In 10 days, you will first be taken to Phnom Penh Capital, enjoy your visit to the Royal Palace and the Silver Pagoda before arriving in Siem Reap to discover the ancient, mysterious complex of Angkor Wat. Later on, relax for the rest of your pleasure days in Koh Rong, lying on its ravishing beach.
Whatever it is you desire, be it discovering new, unique cultures or attaining a sun-kissed skin on some of the most authentic and beautiful beaches of the world, we have got it all planned up, waiting for you to make your decision.
Phnom Penh/Sihanouk Ville
Upon your arrival in Phnom Penh Airport, our driver and tour guide will welcome you to the country and transfer to your hotel for check-in. Free time for you to relax in your room or start discovering around.
Overnight in Phnom Penh hotel.
After breakfast, begin with the first visit to the Royal Palace, built by King Norodom in 1866 on the site of the old town, and the Silver Pagoda. Located within the grounds of the Royal Palace, the Silver Pagoda is famous for its floor, which is made up of 5000 silver tiles. The treasures found inside include a solid gold Buddha encrusted weighing 90 Kg and a small 17th century emerald and baccarat crystal Buddha
We continue to visit the National Museum, also called Musee des Beaux-Arts. A French archaeologist and painter, Georges Groslier, designed the Museum in Khmer style in 1917. The museum contains a collection of Khmer art – notably sculptures – throughout the ages. Afternoon, we continue to 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. Then drive to visit the “Killing Fields” of Choeng Ek (15 Km south of Phnom Penh). Between 1975 and 1978 about 17,000 men, women, children and infants (including nine westerners) were detained and tortured at the S-21 prison and transported to extermination camp of Choeng Ek. We spend the rest of time at Phnom Penh’s Psar Toul Tom Pong, known as the Russian Market, a great place to hunt for souvenirs, curios, and silks.
Overnight in Phnom Penh.
At scheduled time, our driver will pick you up at your hotel and transfer to Siem Reap.
Arrive at Siem Reap and transfer to your hotel to check-in. Free time to relax and explore around Siem Reap.
Overnight in Siem Reap.
After breakfast, start your sightseeing tour of Angkor area by private car, we spend a full day exploring the wondrous ancient ruins with the South Gate of Angkor Thom, which is famous for its series of colossal human faces carved in stone, the impressive Bayon Temple, the Royal Enclosure, Phimeanakas, the Elephant Terrace, the Terrace of the Leper King and the jungle covered temple of Ta Prohm is an incredible sight. There are enormous fig trees and gigantic creepers which embrace themselves in the stone foundations of the structure giving the impression of man’s creation being reclaimed by the powerful forces of nature. Afternoon, we visit the largest as well as the most complete temple of Angkor Wat. This architectural masterpiece was constructed in the 12th century and covers an area of about 210 hectares. We stroll around this massive edifice, seeing the many galleries with columns, libraries, pavilions, courtyards and ponds full of water reflecting the towering temple.
Overnight in Siem Reap.
Breakfast at hotel.
Visit the floating village of Chong Khneas, located 10 Km south of Siem Reap. Take a boat trip in a traditional wooden boat on the Tonle Sap Lake, the “Great Lake” of Cambodia, one of the largest in Asia.
Visit the “Chantiers Ecoles – 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.
Drive to the Pouk district about 15 Km in the West of Siem Reap town to visit the silk farm, a fascinating farm/workshop where you can see the entire silk creation process including growing the food for the silk worms, breeding the worms, silk extraction and refinement, traditional kit dying pattern creation and looming. Retail silk and souvenir shop.
On the way back, visit the Western Baray (Baray Occidental) measuring 8 Km by 2.3 Km which provides water for the intensive cultivation of lands around Angkor. Overnight in Siem Reap.
Free time in the morning. Transfer to the airport to take the flight to Sihanoukville.
Upon arrival, our driver will pick you up and transfer you to the hotel to check-in.
After registering, you have the rest of the day free to relax in Sihanoukville.
Overnight in Sihanoukville.
In the morning, pick up at the hotel to transfer you to the Sihanoukville port, where you will take a fast boat to Koh Rong.
Upon arrival at Koh Rong port, you will be picked up and transfer to Hotel.
The rest of the day is free for you to relax.
Free days in Koh Rong. In these day you will enjoy the wonderful beaches of this island or practice some marine activities.
Overnight in Koh Rong.
Pick up in the morning at your hotel after breakfast and transfer to the port, where you take a speed boat back to Sihanoukville.
Arrive at Sihanoukville, transfer straight to Airport by car to take your departure flight. End of your trip with Asia Eyes Travel.