Day 1 : Arrive at PHNOM
Arrive at Phnom Penh
capital of Cambodia. Reception at the airport, transfer to the
hotel and first discovery of the city with in particular, visit
of the Royal Palace and the national Museum of archaeology, according
to the arrival time.
Day 2 : PHNOM PENH/KOMPONG
Departure for Kompong
Cham, situated at the edge of the Mekong. Visit of the Vat Nokhor
temple, of the 12th century. Crossing of the Mekong and visit
of the forests of Heveas and the harvest and transformation of
Latex. Night in Kompong Cham.
Day 3: KOMPONG THOM/SAMBOR
PREI KUK Road towards
Kompong Thom, and Sambor Prei Kuk, the ancient capital of the
Chenla's kingdom. Discovery of the site builts by the king Ishanavarman
the 1st, dating of the pre-angkorian period (7th and 8th centuries).
Dozens temples in the forest. Night in Kompong Thom.
Day 4 : KOMPONG THOM
/ SIEM REAP
Departure by the road
for Siem reap where is the Angkor's mythical site. After installation
in the hotel, we will attend the sunset since Phnom Bakend, and
outside sight of Angkor Vat temple, very well lightened at the
end of afternoon.
Day 5: SIEM REAP (ANGKOR)
The morning, discovery
of Angkor Thom's sites : the temple-mountain of Bayon, the Baphuon,
the Terrace of the Leper King, the ancient Royal Palace, and
the Terrace of the Elephants.
Afternoon, visit of Angkor Vat "the city which became a
Day 6 : SIEM REAP (ANGKOR).
The morning, visit
of the pre-angkorians (9th century) Roluos temples: the Bakong,
the Prah Ko, and Lolei followed by the visit of the most surprising
temples of the whole Angkor's site, the Ta Prohm, the Ta keo,
lost in a luxuriant vegetation, as well as the small temples
of Neak Pean, Preah Khan,
tribal market in Rattanakiri
and Thomanon, and the big
ponds (the Baray)
Day 7 : SIEM REAP (BANTEAY
The morning, excursion
in Banteay Srei 's temple, the "Town of Women", a jewel
of pink wills completely sculptured, dedicated to Shiva and built
in the 10th century by the king Jayavarman V, in passing by Prasat
Kravan's temple built in the year 921. The afternoon, visit of
the Baray Oriental sites built by Rajendravarman : Banteay Kdey,
Pre Rup, Preasat Khleang, Oriental Mebon. Discovery of the construction
sites school (Les Chantiers Ecoles) where live again the Khmer
Day 8: PREK TOAL (TONLE
Day of excursion on
the Tonle Sap lake towards Prek Toal's nature reserve, magnificent
floating village, and fishermen's floating villages of Choeng
Koeng. On the way back, visit of the Siem Reap's big market.
Day 9: PHNOM PENH /
The morning, departure
of Siem Reap by plane for Phnom Penh (45 min), then departure
by the road for Sihanoukville (Kompong Som) at about 4 hours
of Phnom Penh. Sihanoukville has magnificent white sand beaches,
very clean, and it is the most important port of Cambodia. Night
in hotel near of the beach.
Day 10 : SIHANOUKVILLE
Excursion in Ream
National park, magnificent park, with ballad by boat and guided
tours. Return to Sihanoukville, free end of afternoon (beach
for those that wish it).
Day 11: SIHANOUKVILLE
Departure for Kampot
by following the Gulf of Siam. Kampot is a city where we finds
French colonial architecture. Kampot region produces a lot of
tropical fruits. Excursion to Kep-On-Sea ( by following the ocean),
ancient seaside resort.
Day 12: KAMPOT/ PHNOM
Return in Phnom Penh.
On the way, visit of Phnom Chisor's temple ( temple in bricks
of the 11th century) situated on a hill where from we has a very
beautiful sight on the region. In Phnom Penh, visit of the "Russian
market", a market where we finds of everything.
Day 13: PHNOM PENH/PARIS
Pursuit of the visits
of the capital, in particular the Vat Phnom . Transfer to the
airport 2h30 before the departure of your plane.