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6 Day Cambodia Insight
6 Day Cambodia Insight
Explore the turbulent history of Cambodia on a visit to Phnom Penh before heading out into the countryside to visit local villages, cruise on the Tonle Sap Lake and marvel at some of the many temples for which the nation is so well known.
Tour highlights
  • Explore the dark history of Cambodia at the Tuol Sleng Genocide Museum
  • Marvel at the beauty of the Silver Pagoda
  • Meet local people in the small villages around Sambor Prei Kuk
  • Cruise on the Tonle Sap Lake and visit the stilted village of Kampong Kleang
  • Watch the sun come up over Angkor Wat
  • Head into the forest to visit the hidden temple of Ta Prohm
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Day 1: Arrive Phnom Penh
Arrive into Phnom Penh where an English speaking guide will greet you to take you to your hotel to check in for the start of your trip. You’ll then have some time to take your first steps around the Cambodian capital; a city that retains masses of colonial charm despite its recent turbulent history.
  • First Class: Frangipani Royal Palace
  • Superior: Sunway Hotel
Day 2: Phnom Penh
The dark history of Cambodia can be explored at the Tuol Sleng Genocide Museum, which is housed in a former school that was taken over by the Khmer Rouge and used as its main detention centre during the troubles. Visiting the Killing Fields of Choeung Ek afterwards provides further insight into a harrowing era for the Cambodian people, with stories from survivors being provided in an audio guide. After lunch (own expense), you’ll then be taken on a trip around Phnom Penh on a cyclo; visiting Wat Phnom and the impressive Royal Palace – home to the Silver Pagoda. A trip to the National Museum and a sunset river cruise conclude an informative day in the city.
  • First Class: Frangipani Royal Palace (B)
  • Superior: Sunway Hotel (B)
An optional evening programme is available which provides the opportunity to be entertained by a performance from Cambodian Living Arts – shows run year round on selected days.
Day 3: Phnom Penh – Kampong Thom
The day begins with a trip to Sambor Prei Kuk, an important pre-Angkorian site comprising of a number of well preserved temples scattered through the forest. You also have chance to visit some of the villages around the temple complex to see locals practicing ancient forms of craft making and will enjoy a simple but tasty lunch prepared by the local community.
  • First Class: Sambor Village (B,L)
  • Superior: Sambor Village (B,L)
Day 4: Kampong Thom – Siem Reap
After breakfast in your hotel, you’ll head for Siem Reap and the famous Angkor temples. Along the way, you’ll have chance to walk across the famous Spean Praptos Bridge and will board a boat to cruise on the Tonle Sap Lake to the village of Kampong Kleang where you can travel between the stilted houses where local fishermen and the families live. You’ll then continue on to Siem Reap where the remainder of the day can be spent at leisure.
  • First Class: Somadevi Angkor Hotel Spa (B,L)
  • Superior: Victoria Angkor Resort Spa (B,L)
Day 5: Siem Reap
Today you’ll rise early to travel by remork – the Khmer version of the tuk tuk – to watch the sun rise at Angkor Wat; an experience that is sure to live long in the memory. Representing the soul of the Khmer people, Angkor Wat features on the Cambodian national flag and is decorated by more than 2,000 Aspara dancers. You’ll then head onwards to the walled city of Angkor Thom to visit the Bayon Temple, with its 54 towers to represent the 54 provinces of the Great Khmer Empire, before a trip to Ta Prohm – an ancient temple that is being reclaimed by the jungle trees and vines around it; making it one of the most picturesque there is. The day will end with a cruise around the moat of Angkor Thom to watch the sun go down.
  • First Class: Somadevi Angkor Hotel Spa (B)
  • Superior: Victoria Angkor Resort Spa (B)
Day 6: Depart Siem Reap
After a morning at leisure to either make use of the facilities at your hotel, or to do some last minute shopping, you’ll head for the airport for your return flight home.
  • First Class: (B)
  • Superior: (b)
All content and services, including overnight hotels and number of nights, are subject to change and may vary from the inclusions as shown in the itinerary. Specified hotels/content/services are therefore not guaranteed, however we and our suppliers undertake to ensure that any alternatives provided will always be of a similar standard or content/service type.
  • Accommodation in a shared twin/double room in selected hotels
  • Meals as mentioned (B= Breakfast, L= Lunch, D= Dinner)
  • English speaking local guide (one city one guide)
  • Tours and transfers as mentioned by private air conditioned vehicle unless stated otherwise
  • Entrance fees for mentioned visits
  • Daily drinking water and cold towels
  • International flights in Tour Only prices
  • Cambodia Visa
  • Any surcharge/extra fees for visit of the Angkor Historical site imposed by the Apsara Authorities in Siem Reap which are subject to change without prior notice
  • Travel insurance including recommended helicopter evacuation for Cambodia

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