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Ultimate Cambodian Adventure

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Experience a local village meal
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No matter where you travel in Cambodia, the past is always present.

Highlights

History, both ancient and modern, is everywhere here; whether you’re cycling in the shadows of the mighty Angkor Wat, wandering the streets of cosmopolitan Phnom Penh or exploring the Irrawaddy in search of river dolphins, you can’t escape the pull of time that shaped—and continues to shape—this arresting land.

Some of the highlights included are:

  • Stroll through the streets of colonial Phnom Penh and Battambang
  • Learn about recent history of Cambodia with a visit to Tuol Sleng
  • Revel in the majesty of Angkor Wat
  • Relax on golden beaches
  • Experience a local village meal

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Culture
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Beach
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What's included
  • International and internal flights
  • 13 nights hotel accommodation
  • 12 breakfasts, 2 dinners
  • Transport: Private van, local bus, cyclo, boat, plane
  • Angkor complex entrance and guide
  • Tuol Sleng and Choeung Ek (Killing Fields) entrance and guide (Phnom Penh)
  • City cyclo tour
  • Mekong boat trip to spot Irrawaddy dolphins
  • Local Khmer dinner in nearby village either at the Planeterra-supported New Hope project or with a local family (depends on departure)
  • Chief Experience Officer (CEO) throughout and local guides.
Need to know
  • Small group experience; Max 15, avg 12
  • Speak to your travel consultant about extending your trip pre or post tour
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Itinerary

Day 1
Bangkok

Bangkok

Arrive to Bangkok at any time. There are no planned activities today so feel free to explore this dynamic city at your leisure. In the evening it's time to meet your group and your Chief Experience Officer (CEO).

Day 2
Bangkok - Battambang

Bangkok - Battambang

Journey from Thailand to colonial Battambang in Cambodia. Opt to explore the countryside or learn some Cambodian cooking. Upon arrival, explore the riverside city for a few hours before dinner.

Day 3
Battambang - Siem Reap

Battambang - Siem Reap

Spend the morning on an optional motorcycle tour of the countryside, visiting temples, local cottage industries, and the unique Bamboo Train. If cooking is more your speed try your hand at Khmer cuisine with a cooking class, enjoying the results with a leisurely lunch. In the afternoon, head off to Siem Reap

Day 4
Siem Reap

Siem Reap

Spend the whole day exploring with a local guide. The best way to experience the site is to arrive for sunrise, explore in the cooler morning hours and head back into town to relax during the hottest time of the day. Then, head back into the site for sunset and a little more exploring.

Day 5
Siem Reap

Siem Reap

Spend a free day exploring more of Angkor Wat or further afield around Siem Reap. Enjoy a traditional meal of Khmer food either at the Planeterra-supported New Hope project or in a local home.  

Day 6
Siem Reap - Kampong Cham

Siem Reap - Kampong Cham

Travel to the third largest city in Cambodia, Kampong Cham. Opt to rent a bike and cruise along the river to explore the countryside and meet friendly locals or visit the 11th century Vat Nokor temple. Enjoy an included local dinner to sample more of this delicious cuisine.

Day 7
Kampong Cham - Kratié

Kampong Cham - Kratié

In the morning travel to Kratie, located on the banks of the mighty Mekong River. In the afternoon, head out on the massive Mekong with local boatmen to try and spot the endangered Irrawaddy freshwater dolphin.

Day 8
Kratié - Phnom Penh

Kratié - Phnom Penh

Travel to Phnom Penh and take a traditional cyclo ride to Wat Phnom. Tour busy streets to soak up the real vibe of the city. Pass the post office and Van's restaurant, both stunning colonial buildings, and make your way to the Royal Palace and National Museum. Go along the riverside road and take in the atmospheric cafés that line the street. The rest of the afternon is yours to explore any of the places that caught your eye on the cyclo tour, or why not visit one of the local museums.

Day 9
Phnom Penh

Phnom Penh

Follow a local guide and witness the dark side of Cambodian history with visits to Choeung Ek, the site of the infamous Killing Fields, and Tuol Sleng, the notorious Khmer Rouge prison where thousands of Cambodians perished. In the afternoon enjoy free time and explore the city's many sights: the Royal Palace, Silver Pagoda, National Museum, Russian market or Wat Phnom.

Day 10
Phnom Penh - Kampot

Phnom Penh - Kampot

Drive eastward along the coast to reach Kampot, world-famous for the Kampot pepper and home of Bokor National Park. Visit Rabbit Island or spend some time at the beachside town of Kep, known for its fresh crabs. Opt for activities like visiting a cave, a pepper plantation or a fish farm. Take a cycle tour to a waterfall or enjoy a sunset cruise.

Day 11
Kampot - Sihanoukville

Kampot - Sihanoukville

Travel to Sihanoukville and feast on fantastic local seafood, take a day trip to snorkel the coral reefs and explore the islands, or just sit back in a deck chair and let the warm breeze caress you as the waves splash gently at your feet. It doesn't get much better than this.

Day 12
Sihanoukville

Sihanoukville

Enjoy a free day to relax in Sihanoukville. Opt to take a full-day boat and snorkelling trip around the islands or just sit back and soak up the sun on the beach. There are options in town to check out some local cafés or get a massage or pedicure, too.

Day 13
Sihanoukville - Bangkok

Sihanoukville - Bangkok

Drive to Phnom Penh airport to return to Bangkok. There will be time to catch up on last minute shopping or visit more sights before one last evening on the town.

Day 14
Bangkok

Bangkok

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