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Overview
Cambodia is the land of cultural and historic treasures with majestic man-made wonders, exotic destinations and friendly people. This is a destination where you can really choose your own adventure, from a cycle tour to discover the fascinating cultural heritage of Phnom Penh, strolling around the majestic temples of Angkor in comfort to hiking, biking through stunning rice fields and rural countryside or cruising down the mighty Mekong. An active tour in Cambodia is always full of exciting outdoor activities and challenging experiences
Detailed Itinerary

Driver and guide welcome you at the airport and drive you to the hotel in the city center (rooms are available from 2pm).

Meals: No Meals

Today we get ready for our cycling adventure to the essentials of Angkor temples. Visit the main site of the complex and commute on wheels taking the less knows trails.
We start our ride to the ancient city of Angkor Thom, surrounded by an 8m high wall. Angkor Thom was the last capital of the Great Khmer Empire under the reign of Jayavarman VII.
We continue to Bayon in the exact centre of the city. This 12th century masterpiece is a study in grandeur, its exterior gallery walls featuring extensive, superb bas-reliefs, particularly the East and South Galleries.
Our next stop is at Ta Prohm that, unlike most other Angkor temples, has been left just it was when rediscovered: a photogenic and atmospheric maze of trees growing out of temple ruins amidst jungle surroundings, making it one of Angkor's most popular temples with visitors.
We end the day with Angkor Wat, easily the most famous and best-preserved of all temples within the Angkor complex. It is a massive three-tiered structure crowned by five lotus-like towers rising 65 meters from ground level. The centrepiece of any visit to the temples around Siem Reap, Angkor offers many iconic sights for amazing pictures.
Overnight in Siem Reap.
Cycling distance: approx. 40km (2 ways by bike)

Meals:(B/L/-)

After an early breakfast, we are driven to the Kulen Mountain Range, approximately 60 km from Siem Reap. Phnom Kulen is considered by Khmers to be the most sacred mountain in Cambodia, and is a popular place of pilgrimage during weekends and festivals.
Our hike starts from the River of 1,000 Lingas. We follow a trail into a lush jungle setting passing by big rocks and a small wat at the top of the mountain. From the top, we continue to hidden village and end the hike by a nice waterfall, time to take a refreshing dip in its pool.
We return to Siem Reap in the afternoon, end of the day at leisure.
Overnight in Siem Reap.
Hiking distance: approx. 11 km

Meals:(B/L/-)

After breakfast we transfer by car to the Northern edge of the mighty Tonle Sap Lake. We get on a local boat and cruise for over 30 minutes to Mechrey floating village from where our kayaking adventure starts. Paddle around the floating houses and discover further how life afloat is arranged. Our journey takes us further to a mangrove forest, an unique ecosystem and a totally different atmosphere from the village.
We then get back on the boat and cruise back to the pier where our vehicle awaits. We drive back to Siem Reap and shall arrive around noon time. End of the day at leisure.
Overnight in Siem Reap.
Note: In dry season (Mar-Sep), when the water is low clients will visit Chong Kneas floating village instead
Kayaking duration: approx. 1h30

Meals:(B/-/-)

A full day at leisure to explore the town further on your own.
Overnight in Siem Reap.

Meals:(B/-/-)

We depart in the morning on a drive across the country from Siem Reap to the capital Phnom Penh without guide. We stop en route for lunch and also to try a typical Khmer delicassy: fried tarantula.
Arrival in Phnom Penh in the afternoon. End of the day at leisure.
Overnight in Phnom Penh.

Meals:(B/L/-)

In the morning, we go for a fun cycling ride and the discovery of Koh Dach island, also known as Silk Island. A piece of quaint lands emerging from the waters of the Mekong River. We transfer to the riverbanks to catch a ferry to Koh Dach and then pedal through rustic scenic villages, silk weaving workshops, pagodas. We won’t miss an opportunity to stop, to enjoy a nice spot, refresh and meet friendly local people along the way.
We get back to the city for lunch.
In the afternoon, we depart by tuk-tuk for a quick orientation of the city and the visit of the Royal Palace and the impressive Silver Pagoda. The Silver Pagoda, also known as the Pagoda of the Emerald Buddha is named after the statue housed there, was created by King Norodom in 1892. The floor is comprised of more than 5,000 silver blocks weighing a total of 6 tones. The National Museum, built in the Khmer style in the 1920’s has an extensive collection of Khmer art. The highlight of the collection is a 6th century bronze figure of the Hindu god Vishnu.
Overnight in Phnom Penh.
Cycling distance: approx. 15km

Meals:(B/L/-)

Morning at leisure. In the afternoon, we hit the road to the South and reach the coast in Kep. About 3 and a half hour drive to our resort. You may end the day on the beach or wandering around this old colonial town.
Overnight in Kep.

Meals:(B/-/-)

We will stay few days in this region rich of a luxuriant nature and will enjoy a mixed program balance with fun outdoor activities and times at leisure by the sea.
This morning we go explore Kep national park on a gentle hike. We start early and tread lightly on the earthen pathways of the park. If you want a little extra challenge, there is an opportunity to take the Transverse Trail across a thick jungle. We will end the morning with a refreshment at the Led Zep Café, which owner is also the founder of the Squirrel Association, marking and maintaining trails in the throughout the national park.
We return to the lodge. End of the day at leisure.
Overnight in Kep.
Hiking distance: approx. 8 km

Meals:(B/-/-)

This morning, we head out for another exciting adventure. After a transfer to Kampot, we get equipped and hop on kayaks to paddle gently down the Kampot River. As we glide in silence on the waters, we pass by some rapids, some stretches of mangrove as well as rural villages offering us to witness some slices of daily life by the river. We will have cold drinks with us and lots of fun. We end the tour in Kampot and drive back to Kep. End of the day at leisure.
Overnight in Kep.
Kayaking duration: approx. 2h

Meals:(B/-/-)

Full day at leisure to enjoy an eventual boat trip to Koh Tonsay Island or just some lazy time around.

Overnight in Kep.

Meals:(B/-/-)

The driver picks you up in time and takes you on a 4-hour drive to Phnom Penh’s airport for your departure flight.

Meals:(B/-/-)

Inclusions

Accommodation in twin/double room with daily breakfast at the below indicated room types (see hotel category list below) (check in and check out around noontime)
All transfers and transportation with air-con vehicles (types of vehicles depending on the number of pax) For Cambodia: 2 pax: car of 4 seats
Local ENGLISH speaking guides
Boat trip as program
Kayaking as program
Bicycle as program
Tuk Tuk
All entrance fees as program
Meals (B/L/D) (Breakfast/Lunch/Dinner) as indicated in the program
02 bottles of mineral water per person per day on bus on days of transfer and sightseeing only
Government tax and service charge

Exclusions

Airfares (international and domestic)
- Meals (other than mentioned in the program)
- Drinks
- Early check in or late check out
- Visas to Cambodia
- Tips
- Additional transfer required due to any emergency situation
- Mineral water beyond that supplied
- Insurances
- Optional excursions and activities
- Items of a personal nature (Phone calls, laundry, beverages…)
- Peak season surcharges if any
- All not mentioned above

Notes

Hotel List

Category: 3* Hotels
Destination                    Hotel                                                  Room Type 
Siem Reap                Silk D'angkor                              Boutique Hotel Superior  

Phnom Penh          Pasteur 51 Hotel & Residences          Superior 
Kep                           Kep Bay Hotel & Resort                    Deluxe Mountain View 

Category: 4* Hotels
Destination                        Hotel                                                         Room Type 
Siem Reap             Saem Siemreap Hotel                                            Deluxe 

Phnom Penh                  Kravan Hotel                                                 Superior 

     Kep                               Mealea Resort                           Deluxe Bungalow Thatched Roof

Category: 5* Hotels
Destination                            Hotel                                                          Room Type 
Siem Reap                      Angkor Paradise Hotel                                        Deluxe 

Phnom Penh                Sokha Phnom Penh Hotel & Residence             Deluxe 

Kep                                 Veranda Natural Resort                               Rosewood Room 

SURCHARGE FOR PEAK SEASON/ REDUCTION IN LOW SEASON

Siem Reap Silk D'angkor Boutique Hotel 20 Dec'20 03 Jan'2021
Saem Siemreap Hotel N/A N/A N/A
Angkor Paradise Hotel 24 Dec'20 05 Jan'2021
Kep Kep Bay Hotel & Resort 21 Dec'20 08 Jan'2021
Veranda Natural Resort 23 Dec'20 07 Jan'2021

Surcharge For Compulsory Gala Dinner for Christmas & New year will be applicable

Several points to note

1. The above tour prices are based on our current transportation rates. Increasing petrol rates might affect our transportation and boat fees, in which case we reserve the right to revise our current rates. If any increase should arise we will of course keep you well informed.
2. Availability: Please note that if a certain hotel is not available at the time of booking, then we will gladly make alternative suggestions in the same category. We will advise you accordingly with the surcharge if any. As a result, we would highly appreciate it if you could advise us to block rooms soonest possible to guarantee the rooms and rates in period of high and peak season
3. All the above points of interest are open for visit based on current updates. In case of closure for construction or any other reason, we will replace with a similar point of interest.
4. Above itinerary is based on the current flight schedule. In case of flight changes, the itinerary will be changed accordingly.
5. No early check in or late checkout is included except those indicated in the program. Generally, the check in time is 14.00pm and check out time is 12.00pm.
6. Visas into Cambodia are required except for countries who have signed the visa exemption contracts. Please contact us for visa information details.
Remarks: Passport must be valid 6 months ahead since the time of departing the visited country
7. Compulsory dinners on Dec 24th (Christmas), Dec 31st (New Year) and applicable public holiday event within your host country will be advised at time of booking.

Trip Highlights

Siem Reap - Phnom Kulen - Kayak - Kampot River -Kep

Departure Period

01 Oct, 2020 to 31 Dec, 2020
AUD 2,773 P P twin share
AUD 3,296 P P single

01 Jan, 2021 to 30 Apr, 2021
AUD 2,741 P P twin share
AUD 3,261 P P single

01 May, 2021 to 30 Sep, 2021
AUD 2,649 P P twin share
AUD 3,072 P P single

01 Oct, 2021 to 31 Dec, 2021
AUD 2,773 P P twin share
AUD 3,296 P P single

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