Entrance Fee Excluded from the Package.
Car and Driver +English Speaking Tour guide: USD190.00/ Car and Driver Only: USD100.00
Mini-van 4-6pax + English Speaking Tour guide: USD210.00/Mini Van and Driver Only: USD120.00
Tuk Tuk + English Speaking Tour Guide: USD133.00/ Tuk Tuk and Driver only: USD46.00
Note: Further distance will be extra costs
I-Day one Morning Start @ 07H30-08H00
Visit the City of Angkor Thom comprised of the Bayon Temple, Baphoun Temple, Elephant Terrace & Terrace of the Leper King, Enter the city of Angkor Thom through the monumental south gate.
The Bayon or State temple of Javavarman VII is one of the most enigmatic and powerful religious constructions in the world. It is a unique mass of “face towers” which create a stone mountain of ascending peaks. There were originally 54 towers of which 37 are still standing today. Most are carved with four faces on each cardinal point. The central tower has many more.
Baphoun is the vast temple near mountain near the center of Angkor Thom. It’s under Frence’s restoration project, it is possible to access the entrance gate and the elevated walkway entrance and there is a hung e, reclining Buddha on the west side of the temple.
The Elephant Terrace is the heart of Angkor Thom and looks out over the Royal Square. It marks the entrance to the Royal Palace and was the focal point for royal receptions. The carvings of elephants along its walls give its modern name.
Terrace of the Leper King. This massive terrace is named after the 15th century sculpture that was discovered on top of it. It probably dates back to the reign of Jayavarman VII and has been restored in a manner which allows visitors to explore the earliest to most recent additions by actually entering the internal layers of the structure.
Afternoon Start @ 14H30-15H00: Angkor Wat & sunset at Bakheng. Built between the 9th and 14th centuries,
|The temples of Angkor are among the grandest monuments ever constructed. The entire complex covers approximately 164sq miles with over 200 temples. Among the 30 temples that are accessible today, the most famous is Angkor Wat, the largest religions building in the world. Conceived by Suryavarman II in the early 12th century,Angkor Wat took an estimated 37 years to build. Unlike most other Khmer Temples, it faces west,
Phnom Bakheng Hill for sunset, late 9th century was the State Temple of the first capital of Angkor. The view from the top is magnificent, particularly of Angkor Wat to the South East and is the most popular spot for visitors at sunset.
II- Day Two Morning Start @ 07H30-08H00: Leave for the “Jewel” of Angkor, Banteay Srei and Banteay Samré Temples.
Banteay Srei “Citadel of Women” was not a Royal Temple. It was built not by kings, but by Brahmin priests. Often described in terms as the ‘Jewel of Khmer Art”, Banteay Srei is a temple of great beauty and compares with little else in Angkor. Its miniature scale almost always surprises visitors and the near total decoration of its surfaces is exceptional.
Banteay Samré is the one of the most complete complexes at Angkor and restored using the archaeological method. The method entails complete deconstruction of the building, numbering of its component part and then painstaking reconstruction.
Ta Phrom or Tomb Raider Temple
|Ta Phrom or Tomb Raider Temple was built in the 12th century by Jayavarman VII as a royal monastery. It was dedicated to the King’s mother. This temple was chosen to be left in its natural state as an example of how most of Angkor looked, upon its rediscovery in the 18th century.
Afternoon Start @ 14H30-15H00: Visiting the Preah Khan _ Neak Pean - Ta Som Temple.
Preah Khan built in the 12th century was one of Jayavarman VII’s largest projects dedicated to his father. Preah khan was much more than a temple with over 1,000 teachers it appears also to have been a Buddhist university as well as a considerable city.
Neak Pean is a collection of five pounds in the middle of the reservoir Jayatataka, The main made 70m-square pound surrounded by four smaller pounds.
Ta Som is a Small monastic complex, face tower Gopuras many of the carvings which show and uncommon individually. A huge tree grows from the top of the eastern Gopura.