As Cambodia’s most iconic temple complex, Angkor Wat is on the list of many tourists who admire the old Khmer art, architecture, religion, etc., which ignite the interest in 3 Days Angkor Tour Itinerary. The local religious highlights like Prasat Kravan, Banteay Kdei, Ta Prohm or Preah Khan will fulfill your temple tour and promise the exciting next day. Of course, the Angkor tour will show you how magnificent Angkor Thom and Angkor Wat are. Each ancient and religious detail will surprise visitors all. Take time cherishing sunset from the top of Pre Rup temple. The serene boat trip on Tonle Sap Lake, passing by the floating village, will offer a journey of distinction that you see the traditional Khmer life in the floating houses. Start an escape to the amazing Angkor!
Destinations: Siem Reap – Temples of Angkor – Tonle Sap Lake
At Siem Reap airport, you will meet our staff who welcomes and transfers you to the hotel to do check-in.
Get ready for the city tour toward the local religious highlights. You will be interested in the exceptional brick sculpture in Prasat Kravan, the historical Srah Srang (the royal bath that was once used to do ritual bathing), and the four concentric walls of Banteay Kdei. Especially, the spiritual trip to Ta Prohm, one of the most beautiful temples in the Angkor complex, will become an exciting adventure to the untouched and mysterious monument. What’s more, the temple tour will go on to Neak Pean, which is a religious fountain built in the center of the pool, representing the paradisiac Himalayan mountain-lake. Next, proceed to Preah Khan temple erected by King Jayavarman VII. Preah Khan remains so age-old and consecrated that keep attracting visitors.
Spend the night in a hotel.
Breakfast will be served at the hotel.
The top attraction on our agenda today is Angkor Thom – the 12th-century last royal capital of the Khmer Empire. Getting to this ancient site, you will discover the South Gate featured with gigantic statues. Then, reveal the beauty of Bayon Temple that owns 54 unique towers sculptured with more than 200 smiling faces (which are said to belong to Bodhisattva of Compassion called Avalokitesvara). Next, Angkor Temple Tour will bring you to the Phimeanakas, which is a Hindu temple in Khleang style, built at the end of the 10th century. Other must-see sites include Royal Enclosure, Elephants Terrace, and Terrace of the Leper King.
Have lunch at your own expense.
You will spend the next hours to admire the fabulous Angkor Wat – the world’s largest religious monument ever built. The temple complex is set on a site of 162.6 hectares. Originally, it was built as a Hindu temple but then transformed into a Buddhist site at the end of the 12th century. Its unique five towers have been emblazoned on the Cambodian flag while the Khmer art and architecture embodied in each feature are appreciated by the world. It is definitely wonderful to view the sunset from the peak of Pre Rup temple amid the antique ruins.
Spend the night in a hotel.
Have breakfast at the hotel.
Experience a morning boat trip on the serene Tonle Sap Lake that is the largest freshwater lake in Southeast Asia and flows into Tonle Sap River, meeting Mekong River in Phnom Penh. Before you arrive at Kampong Phluk village, take time sightseeing at the floating school, house, police station, etc. The whole village will move from one place to another due to the current and water level. Photography opportunities are infinite.
Drive to Siem Reap airport for your departure flight. End of 3 Days Angkor Tour Itinerary.
• The tour prices are subject to change during Christmas and New Year Eve (24 and 30 Dec)
|Private party of||First Class (3*)||Superior Class (4*)|
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|Siem Reap||Angkor Holiday Hotel (3*)||Somadevi Angkor Hotel (4*)|