About this Tour
Day 1 : Rather than exploring Angkor Archaeological Park in a large group, opt for a personalized experience of the UNESCO World Heritage Site on a small-group tour that provides a perfect introduction for first-time visitors. You’ll travel between the dispersed Bayon, Ta Prohm, Angkor Wat, and Angkor Thom with ease.
Day 2: Whole communities thrive at the edges of Tonlé Sap, South-East Asia's largest freshwater lake. Expect to learn how Khmer people have begun to live in houses built on stilts and hear how the locals live and interact within this unique ecosystem during this half-day tour. Your professional guide is the key to understanding Kompong Phluk.
Day 3: Visit the sacred peak of Kulen Mountain and explore the natural landscapes of the surrounding Phnom Kulen National Park on this full-day tour from Siem Reap. Take in the views from the mountaintop, admire the 16th-century reclining Buddha statue, and hike to Kulen Waterfall.
Day 1 : Angkor Wat Small Group
The fist visit is Angkor Wat Temple, the Khmer Empire created the largest religious monument ever built when they constructed the amazing Angkor Wat along with it hundreds of other small monuments and temples. Angkor Uncovered Small Group Tour takes in the main sites of Angkor Wat, Angkor Thom City, Bayon and Ta Prohm; bringing to life the history of the Khmer Empire and providing an insight into an amazing civilisation.
We head further into the temple complex visiting Baphoun, a pyramid-temple mountain consecrated to God Shiva, Elephant and leper king terraces, groups of smaller temples.
Our day begins at the magical Ta Prohm temple. These trees and stones provide a stunning temple experience and this is a wonderful place to start the days temple touring. After weaving our way through the beautiful Ta Prohm we journey into the ancient city of Angkor Thom.
Day 2: Half Day Kampong Phluk Tour
Meet the guide at your hotel lobby in Siem Reap for morning or afternoon departure—morning pickups are variety between 7:30am to 8:30am, while afternoon trips depart at 2 pm and pick up variety between 1pm to 2pm. So guests are advised to wait in the hotel lobby and ready to go as soon as your guide arrives. Tour set out this morning/afternoon on a group tour to the countryside which drive about 45-minutes to the fishermen’s village of Kompong Phluk whose name means 'harbor of the tusks' and Cambodia great lake. Enjoy Tonle Sap Lake, is a lake with no ends in front of you, and birds flying slowly overhead and surrounding with the interesting village.
Day 3: Phnom Kulen Waterfall Day Tour
Start your journey with hotel pickup by your guide. Meet at your hotel lobby from 7:30am - 8:40am in Siem Reap. Head off to the Kulen mountain. The trip takes about 1 and a half-hours each way. Drive along the way through Angkor Archaeological Park - Banteay Srei Distric. Enjoy a safe ride while enjoying the scenery landscape and simple lives along the way.
Arrive around 9:30am to get up to the top of the mountain to explore the river. Enjoy taking pictures and your expert guide will tell the story, the Linga-Cult. Once you are at the highest point of the area, you will feel why the ancient Khmer king built it on top of the mountain. Enjoy walking along the river to see several thousand Lingas carved on the river bed. The water that flows over is believed to become sacred. Continue to witness the reclining Buddha which carved out of a huge rock in 16th century. Walk along the top mountain to the waterfall.
After having lunch on the mountain top (own expense), make your way back to Siem Reap. Trip to Phnom Kulen Mountain Waterfall will make you a memorable, which you will remember for a lifetime. Return to Siem Reap in late afternoon. Arrive at around 4PM.