Full-Day UNESCO listed Angkor Wat and Tonle Sap Lake Tour - 1Day

One full day small group tour will take you to the most interesting site in Siem Reap including the expansive Angkor Wat, a UNESCO World Heritage Site built in the early 12th century and one of the Seven Wonders of the World, then onward to Angkor Thom (big city), Bayon (4 faces temple). 

Afternoon you will visit an enriching cultural immersion of Tonle Sap Lake and Kampong Phluk Village or Chong Khneas Village. Learn more about the ecological and economic significance of Tonle Sap Lake to the Cambodians.  Catch a glimpse of the uncommon village life in Kampong Phluk/Chong Khneas Village and on return back to your hotel.
Highlights

  • Your English-speaking guide explains the history and significance of these famous Angkorian temples
  • Step back in time: steal a glimpse into life in the 12th century, when Angkor Wat was built
  • See two sides of Siem Reap without booking multiple tours and arranging transport
  • Stay cool with bottled water and air-conditioned transfers

1pax : Price - US$119 per person
2pax : Price - US$66 per person
3pax : Price - US$55 per person

  • Duration 1Day
  • Experiences Tour Guide English
  • Instant Confirmation
  • No Deposit Required
  • Free Cancellation 48Hour before start
  • Mobile Voucher Accepted
Please ready from 7:30-8:30am for pick up in an air-conditioned vehicle from your hotel in Siem Reap.  We’ll then set off for the Angkor Wat Ticket Office where you’ll pay and get your Angkor Pass (required).  First stop will be the Angkor Wat, one of the best preserved archaeological sites in Southeast Asia and considered one of the Seven Wonders of the World.  Stand in awe as you witness Angkor Wat’s colossal structures and meticulous architecture. Angkor Wat was built in early of 12th century, explore the beautiful complexity of Angkor Wat’s vastness from its intricately carved hallways, columns and mysterious chambers to its grand courtyards. 

Then, continue with your guide to the city of Angkor Thom, which covers a sprawling area of 6 square miles (10 km sq). Enter from the monumental South Gate over a picturesque causeway lined on either side by statues of demons and gods, each carrying a giant naga, a deity in the form of a snake. 

Stop at the Bayon temple and witness for yourself why this mysterious temple, dubbed as the Temple of Smiling Faces, has become one of the favorite Angkor temples of most visitors.  

Lunch break on your own account

After lunch, will drive about 45-minutes to the countryside, upon arrival at the quay, we will board a local boat for a 1.5-hour ride to the Tonle Sap Lake.  Along the way to the lake, we will pass through Kompong Phluk. It's a floating village and village on stilts which means 'harbor of the tusks'. Observe firsthand how villagers go about their daily lives in this remote and extraordinary environment.  See colorful houses, schools, temples, church and local government offices. Wonder at the sight of the green flooded forest (in rainy season) of the surrounding floodplain. 

We will continue the boat ride past the village until we reach the immense water scape of Tonle Sap Lake. Find out from your experienced guide telling you about Cambodia’s most important source of life-giving resources.

Optional (rainy season only): a magical canoe ride into the dense mangrove forest. Just tell your guide if you want to take the short tour at an additional cost. Return to your hotel after tour.
Important Information

Departure Point
Your hotel in Siem Reap
Departure Time
Tour depart at 8:30 am
Pick up between 7:30-8:30 am, please ready from 7:30 am
Duration
9h
Return Details
• Return to your hotel in Siem Reap
• Requested drop off point within Siem Reap center
Inclusions
  • Local Live English Speaking guide
  • Hotel pickup and drop-off
  • Small group tour
  • Shared air conditioned bus/mini van
  • Shared boat trip at Tonle Sap Lake
  • Cold Bottled water on bus
  • All activities
  • Local taxes
  • Fuel surcharge
  • Bottled water
Exclusions
  • Entrance fees (Angkor Pass) is required at 37$ per person
  • Canoe ride in Mangrove forest (rainy season)
  • Food and drinks
  • Travel insurances
  • Alcoholic drinks (available to purchase)
  • Gratuities

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