PHNOM PENH - TONLE BATI - TAKEO - PHNOM DA - KAMPOT - KEP - BORKOR NATIONAL PARK - KOMPONG SOM - SIHANOUKVILLE
4 Days/ 3 Nights
Essence of Cambodia Beach Tour is wisely combined amongst adventure - sightseeing and beach tours in the south of Cambodia. It will be traveled from Phnompenh - Tonle Bati - Takeo - Phnom Da - Kampot - Kep - Borkor National Park - Kompong Som - Sihanoukville . This trip opens in front of your eyes a strange felling about Cambodia....
* BRIEF ITINERARY: Day 1: Phnom Penh Travel Package to Tonle Bati – Takeo & Kep – Cultural Tours (-/L/D) Day 2: Kampot – Bokor National Park – Kompong Som – Sightseeing Trips in Sihanoukville (B/L/D) Day 3: Sihanoukville Beach Vacations(B/-/-) Day 4: Sihanoukville – Phnom Penh (B/-/-)
DAY 1: ESSENCE OF CAMBODIA BEACH TOURS: PHNOM PENH SIGHTSEEING TOURS TO TONLE BATI – TAKEO & KEP – CULTURE TOURS (-/L/D)
Depart from Phnom Penh for Kampot. En route, stop at Tonle Bati and visit Ta Prohm temple (12-13 centuries) and Yeay Peau temple (12th century). Visit the Prasat Neang Khmao, the temple of the Black Virgin (10th century). Visit a silk weaving village before proceeding to Takeo. Lunch at local restaurant. Take a boat from Takeo to Phnom Da (please note that the speedboat does not have a cover or any shade – hat and sun tan cream essential). Visit Phnom Da temple, a pre-Angkorian laterite tower (6th century) and Asram Maharoseil (6th century), an Indian-style sandstone temple constructed in a style unlike any other temple in Cambodia (the climb up is easy as this particular Phnom ‘hill’ is not very high. The path up to the temple is steep, over some big rocks). Return to Takeo by boat and continue to Kep, formerly known as Kep-sur-Mer. This beautiful coastal area was once the favorite holiday spot for Cambodia’s French-influenced elite. Proceed to Kampot and check-in at hotel. Dinner at local restaurant.
O/N at hotel.
Boat Trip to Takeo – Tonle Bati
DAY 2: ESSENCE OF CAMBODIA BEACH TOURS: KAMPOT – BOKOR NATIONAL PARK – KOMPONG SOM – SIGHTSEEING TRIPS IN SIHANOUKVILLE (B/L/D)
Breakfast. Drive to Bokor National Park; a pleasant 30 minutes forest walk will take you to the Popokvil Waterfalls. Access is difficult during the wet season and there may be no water in the dry season – however, the walk is pleasant at any time! Visit the long abandoned hill station of Bokor Mountain: discover the ruins of the former Royal Residence, the church, the casino hotel and (weather permitting) enjoy an amazing view of the southern coast. Picnic lunch provide at the site. Drive back down the mountain and continue along the coast and the Damrei (Elephant) Mountains to Kompong Som (Sihanoukville). Check-in at hotel (vehicle and guide return to Phnom Penh). O/N at hotel.
DAY 3: ESSENCE OF CAMBODIA BEACH TOURS: SIHANOUKVILLE BEACH VACATIONS (B/-/-)
Breakfast at hotel. Day at leisure (no car and guide) Lunch and Dinner not included (at own account)
O/N at hotel.
DAY 4: ESSENCE OF CAMBODIA BEACH TOURS: SIHANOUKVILLE – PHNOM PENH (B/-/-)
Breakfast at hotel. Free at leisure to enjoy the beach.
Return to Phnom Penh in the afternoon with private car without guide.
End of the trip!
+ 03 night’s hotel accommodation with daily breakfast
+ Meals as indicated in the itinerary ( B = Breakfast, L = Lunch & D = Dinner)
+ Round trip private transportation with A/C vehicle
+ Sightseeing and entrance fees as specified
+ Local English or French speaking guide as per program
+ Boat trips as mentioned
+ Pure bottled water & wipes
+ International airfare
+ Travel insurance
+ Airport taxes
+ Visa & visa fees
+ Meals not indicated
+ Personal expenses such as beverage bill, laundry, shopping, tips and gratuities