4. Siem Reap: 3-Day Discover of Angkor
Discover Angkor Wat on a 3-day guided tour. Watch the sunrise, visit the waterfalls at Kulen Mountain National Park, and take a boat ride to Tonle Sap Lake and the floating village, before learning about local life in Siem Reap.
Get picked up at your accommodation and meet your guide. Depart and go to buy the Angkor pass and then head to the last ancient capital city of the Khmer Empire, Angkor Thom.
Visit beautiful stone temples such as Bayon, the temple with many smiling faces. Admire the Terrace of Elephants, Royal Palace area, Terrace of Leper King, and Baphoun, considered the largest Hindu temple in Angkor Thom.
Take a break for lunch at a local restaurant in Angkor Park.
After enjoying your lunch, Continue to explore the most spectacular Angkor Wat temple and sunset at Bakheng mountain before heading back to your accommodation.
Embark from the hotel to Kulen National Park. Arrive at the huge reclining Buddha stone statue that was built in the 16th century, walk to the largest waterfall in Cambodia, and admire the river of a thousand Shiva lingas.
Stop on the way for lunch before finding the red sandstone temple, Banteay Srei ( Citadel of women), and taking a boat across Tonle Sap Lake and around the Floating Village. Pass by many remote villages and make stops along the way to take some photos with the local people.
Ask your hotel to pack you a takeaway breakfast, and depart early to watch the sunrise at Angkor Wat temple. Avoid the big crowds and immediately arrive at Ta Prohm temple, also known for its role in the Tomb Raider movies.
See other temples like Preah Khan, or the Father temple, and Pre Rup, known as the temple royal crematorium. Enjoy lunch at a local restaurant in front of the royal swimming pool, Sras Srang.