On our 3-day tour, you will discover the world-heritage-listed Angkor Archaeology Park and its picturesque floating village and its many sights and activities.
Enjoy sunrise and sunset visits and explore some of the lesser-known temples, too. This trip combines the incredible monuments of the Khmer civilization, such as Angkor Wat, with an intimate view of Cambodia’s rich biodiversity and valuable time with local communities engaged in preserving the heritage and the UNESCO Biosphere Reserve, the largest lake in Southeast Asia.
This compact jeep tour of Angkor Wat and surroundings offers the perfect balance of active adventure and luxury getaway.
Welcome to Cambodia! Your tour guide and driver will welcome you from the airport and transfer you straight to your accommodation for a few hours of rest.
Your afternoon sunset tour starts with a drive through the Siem Reap countryside, crossing the river. We wind our way along red clay roads, through a variety of local villages, and across small farms.
After a brief stop with light refreshment, we bypass the crush of visitors exiting the park and instead follow the charming backroads, past stunning rice fields, and small, historic family parcels where life appears unchanged for generations. Then, we make our way towards the west edge of Angkor Park to explore the remarkable historic site in a different context.
To end the evening, we take a peaceful dragon boat ride on the moat of Angkor Thom, with local delicacies including soft drinks and red wine onboard.
Today, begin your journey with an early morning. Our guide will find the best spot to view the sunrise and take perfect photos. Then head down to explore the ancient temple at its most atmospheric, bathed in the warm glow of the morning sun. Before having breakfast, we’ll head into the inner sanctum of Angkor Wat to admire the carvings and architecture of the temple.
Following the main road to Angkor Thom, replete with stone sculptures depicting demons and deities, Learn about the cultural significance of the Bayon Temple, the Terrace of the Leper King, and the Royal Enclosure from your guide. After roaming around Bayon, we will take a short break to enjoy our light refreshments to keep your energy level up before getting in our jeep again and continuing to the Elephant Terrace.
We’ll then go through Angkor off-roads on the way to visit Ta Prohm temple. Be ready for this iconic temple, which is overgrown by jungle trees and vines, with many parts of the temple crumbling to the ground. You’ll return to town through Cambodian villages that offer a glimpse into rural life.
An elegant hotel located close to the 12th century UNESCO ruins of Angkor in the heart of Siem Reap. With Khmer-inspired contemporary architecture and design touches, the Viroth’s Hotel is a tranquil urban oasis, with cool, crisp white colonnades leading to the 20-metre long saltwater pool. The spacious sundeck is inviting after a day of temple touring, as is the tranquil spa.