Cambodia Heritage and Adventure 10 Days

Travel Agent Combodia – Travel Agency Combodia – This 10 Day tour of Cambodia begins with an exploration of the ancient site of Angkor, and a bird-watching visit to nearby Tonle Sap Lake. The tour then travels on to the capital city, Phnom Penh, before a journey into the forest of the Cardamom Mountains and Koh Kong, for some biking and trekking. This 10-day tour brings you the highlights of this amazing country along with hidden treasures you never expected.

Day 1: Siem Reap arrival (G, DP)

Arriving at Siem Reap Airport, you’ll be met and driven to your hotel. In the afternoon, you will explore Angkor Wat, the largest and most impressive temple in the sprawling temple complex. As dusk comes, you will climb up to the summit of Phnom Bakheng Hill to enjoy a panorama of the whole complex glowing in the rays of the setting sun, if weather permits. Your overnight accommodation will be in Siem Reap.

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Day 2: Siem Reap (B, L, G)

Today will be your full day to explore the temple complex. In the morning, you’ll visit Angkor Thom, starting with the Bayon, a bizarre structure which exhibits architecturally the transition from Hinduism (the foundations) to Buddhism (the superstructure). Your next visit will be to the Elephant and Leper King Terraces, followed by the Baphuon Temple, which has reopened after fifteen-year multi-million dollar restoration programme.

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After lunch, you’ll also see Ta Prohm, approximately one kilometre east of Angkor Thom. Ta Prohm has been left in much the same condition in which it was found in 1860 by French naturalist Henri Mouhot, with huge trees growing out of the ruins. Your guide will then show you the Prasat Kravan (also known as the Cardamom Sanctuary), the Srah Srang Lake and landing terrace. Your overnight accommodation will be in Siem Reap.

Day 3: Siem Reap/Floating village & Bird Sanctuary Prek Toal (B, L, G)

After an early breakfast, you will be driven to the pier and embark on a wooden boat that crosses the vast Tonle Sap Lake and reaches the Sangker River leading up to Battambang. En route, you will stop at Prek Toal Bird Sanctuary to enjoy a guided tour with an experienced ornithologist, observing numerous birds in their natural habitat. Lunch will be served in a Prek Toal Village or there will be picnic lunch boxes. After boarding the boat back to Siem Reap in the late afternoon; you will cruise through the floating village in Chong Kneas before disembarking at the pier and being transferred to your hotel for overnight.

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Note: The best time of year for viewing at Prek Toal Bird Sanctuary is from December to April.

Day 4: Siem Reap/Phnom Penh (B, L, G)

After breakfast, you’re picked up for your flight to Phnom Penh. When you arrive at Pochentong Airport in Phnom Penh, you’ll be met and driven to your hotel. After lunch, you’ll visit the National Museum and the Silver Pagoda, followed by a sunset cruise on the Chaktomuk River. Your overnight accommodation will be in Phnom Penh.

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Day 5: Phnom Penh/Chi Phat (B, L, D, G)

This morning, our driver and guide will accompany you to Chi Phat located in Koh Kong. Arriving in Chi Phat at noon, you will enjoy lunch and be escorted to your homestay/guesthouse where you’ll have time to refresh yourself. In the afternoon, you will walk to nearby Chhay Chrey (about 2km), with a local guide for swimming and relaxing. A motorbike taxi will then transfer you to the Reforestation Project Nursery (about 3km away) where you will visit and learn about the reforestation project. Here, you can plant a tree and contribute to Conservation of the Cardamoms (optional). Later on, the motorbike taxi takes you to Bold Mountain (about 3km) for a beautiful view of sunset over the mountains. Your overnight accommodation will be in Chi Phat.

Chi Phat is within mainland South East Asia’s largest remaining tract of rainforest, the Southern Cardamom Mountains Protected Forest. Lying on the banks of the Phipot River, Chi Phat Commune comprises four small villages (Chi Phat, Chaom Sla, Kam Lort, and Teuk Laork) of about 550 families. Villagers work the highly fertile red soil of the area to grow rice, bananas and other seasonal crops. In the past, the people of Chi Phat experienced great suffering at the hands of the Khmer Rouge, and are still struggling today to support their families.

The Chi Phat Ecotourism Site was established in 2007 by an Environmental NGO called Wildlife Alliance. The project supports the protection of the area’s natural and cultural resources and creates work and income opportunities for villagers, as well as improving commune infrastructure and public facilities.

Day 6: Chi Phat/Jar site/O’Ampov Campsite (biking about 18km) (B, L, D, G)

Following breakfast, you will ride your mountain bikes to O’Ampov Campsite, visiting O’Spott (Dragon Fish River) Bat Cave and Waterfall, and the Teuk Vet (Curve River) Waterfall on the way.

Lunch will be served at O’Ampov Campsite. In the afternoon, you’ll trek to visit a post-Angkorian burial jar site (about 2.5km away). You will have dinner and spend the night at the campsite.

Day 7: O’Ampov Campsite/Jar site/O’Malu Campsite (biking about 23km) (B, L, D, G)

After an early breakfast, you’ll ride mountain bike to O’Peam Krovanh (about 12km). You will have lunch on the bank of the small O’Peam Krovanh River (Cardamom Tree River) and continue biking to O’Malu Campsite (about 11 km), where there will be time for swimming and relaxing at O’Malu Waterfall. You will have dinner and spend the night at the campsite.

Day 8: O’Malu/Veal Ta Prak/Damank Kos (biking 3.5 km, trekking 16km) (B, L, D, G)

Today you’ll have a short biking route to O’Kay (about 3.5km). There you will leave your mountain bikes and trek to Veal Ta Prak, visit the pond and continue trekking to Antea Prang Campsite for lunch. You will arrive at Damnak Kos Bird-watching Campsite by late afternoon and have time for swimming in the Stung Pruit River. You will have dinner and spend the night at Damnak Kos Campsite.

Day 9: Damnak Kos/Chi Phat (boating 18km) (B, L, D, G)

Early this morning, you will leave the campsite for a bird-watching trip by traditional rowboat (about 2 hours) and motor boat (about 1 hour) along the Stoeng Prat River. Breakfast, good quality binoculars and life jackets will be provided on the boat. You will arrive in Chi Phat for lunch and a break. In the afternoon, a motorbike taxi will take you to Phnom Trangoil to enjoy a magnificent sunset view. Your overnight accommodation will be in Chi Phat.

Day 10: Chi Phat/Phnom Penh/Departure (B, GP)

After breakfast, you will depart from Chi Phat and head back to Phnom Penh in good time to connect with your departing flight. Travel Agent Combodia – Travel Agency Combodia

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