SIEM REAP- ANGKOR WAT - ANGKOR THOM - SOUTH GATE - TERRACE OF THE LEPER KING - TA PROHM - PREAH KHAM TEMPLE - BANTEAY KDEI
2 Days/ 1 Nights
"Angkor Wat Stopover Tour" is the best way to discover lost temples and cities of an ancient civilization—including the famed Angkor Wat. History permeates the air as you wander through the ruins and restored temples of this once-powerful empire.
* BRIEF ITINERARY:
Day 01: Arrival – Siem Reap Package Tours (-/-/D) Day 02: Siem Reap Sightseeing Tour to Angkor Watt Temples (B/-/-)
DAY 01: ANGKOR WAT STOPOVER TOURS: ARRIVAL – SIEM REAP PACKAGE TOURS (-/-/D)
Upon arrival in Siem Reap airport, our guide & driver transfer directly for the visits: AM: Visit the antique capital of Angkor Thom (12 century) : the South Gate with its huge statues depicting the churning of the ocean of milk, the Bayon Temple, unique for its 54 towers decorated with over 200 smiling faces of Avolokitesvara, the Phimeanakas, the Royal Enclosure, the Elephants Terrace and the Terrace of the Leper King. Lunch not included PM: Visit the most famous of all the temples on the plain of Angkor: Angkor Wat. The temple complex covers 81 hectares and is comparable in size to the Imperial Palace in Beijing. Its distinctive five towers are emblazoned on the Cambodian flag and the 12th century masterpiece is considered by art historians to be the prime example of classical Khmer art and architecture.
Buffet Dinner and enjoy Khmer Traditional Dance Show at local restaurant and accommodation at hotel.
O/N in Siem Reap.
Angkor Watt Temple – Apsara Dance Show
DAY 02: ANGKOR WAT STOPOVER TOURS: SIEM REAP SIGHTSEEING TOURS – DEPARTURE (B/-/-)
Breakfast at the hotel AM: Visit to Ta Prohm, one of the area’s most beautiful temples. Ta Prohm has been relatively untouched since it was discovered and retains much of its mystery. Neak Pean, a fountain built in the middle of a pool (representing the paradisiacal Himalayan Angkor Watmountain-lake), Ta Som, built in late 12th century C.E. the most distant temple on the grand circuit, small but classic. Preah Khan temple, Built by the King Jayavarman VII. Preah Khan is, like Ta Prohm, a place of towered enclosures and shoulder hugging corridors. Unlike Ta Prohm, however, the temple of Preah Khan is in a reasonable state of preservation and ongoing restoration efforts should maintain and even improve this situation. Lunch not included. PM: Visit to the unique interior brick sculptures of Prasat Kravan, Srah Srang (“The Royal Baths” was once used for ritual bathing), Banteay Kdei (surrounded by 4 concentric walls), , Ta Keo, constructed in late 10th early 11th century C.E, the first temple to be constructed wholly of sandstone.
Transfer to Siem Reap airport for flight to next destination