Private 07 Day Trip: Phnom Penh-battambang-siem Reap

Private 07 Day Trip: Phnom Penh-Battambang-Siem Reap

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We are a team of adventurers that will help you discover the best places in the world. We'll guide you throughout the adventures so you can live unique and life changing experiences.

We are a team of adventurers that will help you discover the best places in the world. We'll guide you throughout the adventures so you can live unique and life changing experiences.

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Itinerary

Day 1: National Museum, Royal Palace and Wat Phnom

Stop At: Royal Palace, Sothearos between Street 240 & 184, Phnom Penh Cambodia
We explore the stunning Royal Palace complex, home to the Cambodian royal family and a symbol of the nation. We begin amid the beautiful royal gardens, landscaped with tropical plants and studded with gleaming spires. We enter the Throne Hall where the royal receptions are held and the Cambodian king's coronation took place. We then pass the Napoleon III Pavilion made from iron, a gift from the French emperor in the 19th century.We continue to the Silver Pagoda, named after the 5000 silver tiles covering the floor, each weighing 1kg. Inside are some of the country's most cherished treasures, including a life-size gold Buddha studded with 9584 diamonds, the largest weighing 25 carats.
Duration: 3 hours

Stop At: National Museum, 13th St. Between 178th and 184th Sts., Phnom Penh Cambodia
National Museum, home to the world's finest collection of sculpture from the Angkor period. The exquisite building was completed between 1917 and 1920 and features a lush courtyard garden surrounded by collections from the pre-Angkor, Angkor and post-Angkor periods. We concentrate on the incredible sandstone sculpture from Angkor, as well as the intricate bronzes.
Duration: 3 hours

Stop At: Wat Phnom, Street 96 Norodom Blvd, Phnom Penh Cambodia
Wat Phnom, a symbol of the city. Located on one of the few hills in this pancake-flat capital, the first pagoda was originally built in 1373 to house Buddha statues discovered in the Mekong by a woman named Penh. This gives us the modern name of the city, Phnom Penh or Hill of Penh. Cambodians come to the shrine to pray for luck in love and life, employment and exams, so there it is always a bustling place.
Duration: 2 hours

No meals included on this day.
No accommodation included on this day.

Day 2: Phnom Penh: Toul Sleng-Killing Field and Market

Stop At: Tuol Sleng Genocide Museum, Corner of Street 113 & St 350 History Museum, Phnom Penh 12304 Cambodia
Tuol Sleng was a former high school that the Khmer Rouge turned into a centre for interrogation, torture and death. Today it is a museum of torture and serves to remind visitors of the terrible atrocities that came to pass in Cambodia. 17,000 people passed through the gates of this prison and only seven lived to tell the tale. Experience and not everyone will want to visit. However, it is key to understanding the hell into which Cambodia descended and how far it has come in the years since.
Duration: 3 hours

Stop At: Choeung Ek Genocidal Center, Roluos Village, Sangkat Cheung Aek, Phnom Penh Cambodia
We then travel out of town to the Killing Fields of Choeng Ek. Prisoners from Tuol Sleng followed this same route to their fate. An old Chinese cemetery, Choeng Ek was turned into an extermination camp for political prisoners. The remains of 8985 people were exhumed from mass graves and are kept in a memorial stupa here. Despite the horrors of the past, it is a peaceful place to go and a tranquil spot to reflect on the tragic events that engulfed Cambodia and its people.
Duration: 2 hours

Stop At: Central Market, Calmette St. 53, Phnom Penh 55555 Cambodia
We travel to the impressive Central Market, one of the city landmarks. Originally completed by the French in 1937, this striking structure is known as PsarThmei in Khmer or New Market. The huge dome is wonderfully ventilated, a testament to the design, and this market is loaded with anything and everything available in Cambodia. Buy with caution, as this market has a reputation for overcharging or 'shaving your head' as Cambodians like to call it.
Duration: 2 hours

No meals included on this day.
No accommodation included on this day.

Day 3: Phnom Penh-Battambang by a private transportation

Stop At: Kampong Chhnang Province, Cambodia
At 8AM, we will depart from Phnom Penh to Battambang province. Battambang is a province of Cambodia that is nestled in the northwest of the country and bordered with Thailand. Known as the largest rice-producing province. its economy lies heavily on the agricultural industry. On the way, we will have a few stops: stop at Kompung Chnang to look at the workers making pottery, stop at Posat to look at the statues of Buddha made of marble stone.
Duration: 4 hours

Stop At: Battambang, Battambang, Battambang Province
Upon arrival, check in hotel. Then we take Battambang city tour by visit Sangker Riverbank, Old statue of Ta Dambong Kranhung and riding Bamboo train which is an unique activity in Cambodia.
Duration: 3 hours

No meals included on this day.
No accommodation included on this day.

Day 4: Battambang: Ek Phnom Temple, Village Tour and Bat Cave Sunset

Stop At: Prasat Ek Phnom, Battambang Cambodia
Ek Phnom, an 11th century Angkorian ruin built as a Hindu temple under Suryavarman 1. Then, visit fermented fish paste market and some local producers of spring roll, bamboo sticky rice and Buddhist monastery.
Duration: 4 hours

Stop At: Battambang Bat Caves, Phnom Sampeou off National Highway 57, Battambang 02000 Cambodia
In afternoon, we go to visit Phnom Sambov steeped in legend, and topped by Wat Sampeou and a group of caves used as “Killing caves” by the Khmer Rouge. Wait for watching thousands of bats flying out for their food in the night.
Duration: 3 hours

No meals included on this day.
No accommodation included on this day.

Day 5: Battambang-Siem Reap-Temple Tour with Sunset on the top of Bakheng Hill

Stop At: Angkor Thom, Angkor Wat, Siem Reap 17259 Cambodia
Rising eight meters high, the laterite wall measures 3x3km and guards many treasures inside, protected by a moat still flooded today. You will enter the ancient city through its South Gate. In the very centre lies the temple of Bayon – silent witnesses of time, the 216 enigmatic faces gaze over the horizon and one can only wonder what they have seen throughout the ages. Your guide will point out the best angles for photography here and give explanation of the many intricate carvings on the walls of the galleries. You will then continue to Baphuon with its long causeway and an impressive giant Reclining Buddha, a jigsaw puzzle only put back together in 2011 following a 37 year-long disruption caused by the war. Phimeanakas is hiding in the shaded jungle and offers a decent over-the-tree-tops view to those who conquer the steep steps to the top. Continuing along the Esplanade of the Royal Palace more commonly known as the Terrace of the Elephants you will wind up your exploration in the shaded area of the picturesque Preah Palilay.
Duration: 2 hours

Stop At: Phnom Bakheng, Angkor Archaeological Park, Siem Reap 17000 Cambodia
Sunset atop of Phnom Bakheng with stunning vistas and tips of the five lotus-like Angkor Wat towers visible in the south-east direction.
Duration: 2 hours

No meals included on this day.
No accommodation included on this day.

Day 6: Temple Tour to Angkor Wat, Banteay Srey, Banteay Samre & Taprohm Temples

Stop At: Banteay Srei, Siem Reap Cambodia
Banteay Srei well known for its beautiful delicate carvings in warm pink sandstone. This late 10th century structure is fairly compact and very different from other Angkorian temples.
Duration: 1 hour

Stop At: Banteay Samre, Banteay Srei Angkor, Siem Reap Cambodia
Banteay Samre: built in the third quarter of the 12th century. It consists of a central temple with four wings preceded by a hall and accompanied by two libraries, the southern most of which is remarkably well preserved. Two concentric walls enclosed the ensemble.
Duration: 1 hour

Stop At: Ta Prohm Temple, Angkor Archaeological Park, Siem Reap 21000 Cambodia
Ta Prohm, gained its 21st Century fame from the movie Tomb Raider featuring Angelina Jolie as Lara Croft. Today, with Lara long gone, this temple is on the itinerary of most visitors and rightfully so. Many corners of Ta Prohm showcase an intricate relationship between the roots of Spung tree (Tetrameles Nudiflora) and ancient stones covered in moss. Truly a photographer's paradise, don't miss the opportunity to capture your own explorer's moments.
Duration: 1 hour

Stop At: Angkor Wat, Sangkat Nokor Thum, Siem Reap Cambodia
Angkor Wat Temple, the architectural master piece was built in the 12th century, took 30 years to complete and represents the Khmer civilization at its grandest. Covering 81 hectares, it is one of the largest religious monuments ever built. Angkor Wat (the biggest Hindu temple in the world and the one of the largest religious monument in the world, built in between the 9th – 13th century, its general view are five ancients towers’ figure that embroidered or printed to the Kingdom of Cambodia’s Flag now.
Duration: 3 hours

No meals included on this day.
No accommodation included on this day.

Day 7: Temples-Tonle Sap & City Tour

Stop At: Roluos Temples, Angkor Wat, Siem Reap Cambodia
The late 9th century Hindu temples Bakong, Lolei and Preah Ko form what is collectively known as the Rolous group located 15km west of Siem Reap, away from the main Angkor Archaeological Park. Explore the early capital of Angkor and let your guide show you the most attractive sites in this location, the most impressive being the pyramid-like Bakong surrounded by moat still containing water today.
Duration: 2 hours

Stop At: Kompong Phluk, On the Tonle Sap, Siem Reap Cambodia
Kompong Phluk, an authentic stilted village on the edge of the great Tonle Sap Lake. The Khmer, Vietnamese and Cham people live in harmony with the rising and falling water levels of the lake. Fun fact: most households here own boats as well as motorbikes as their road becomes a water channel during the monsoon. The biggest attraction in this neighbourhood is the eerie Flooded Forest accessible by boat during the wet season.
Duration: 2 hours

Stop At: Artisans Angkor, Stung Thmey Street, Siem Reap 17259 Cambodia
To lighten up the mood a little we suggest a visit to the Artisans d'Angkor workshop where skilled artists produce gorgeous pieces of lacquer, stone carvings and silver plating and seeing them at work shows the positive direction of the path Cambodia finds itself on today. If you don't find your souvenirs and gifts here then perhaps the Old Market will have what you are looking for. Browse and use your bartering skills to bring home your memories of Siem Reap.
Duration: 1 hour

No meals included on this day.
No accommodation included on this day.

$610.00 Per Person