5 Days Mystical of Cambodia Phnom Penh & Siem Reap
|Singapore/Phnom Penh/ Independent Monument / Toul Sleng Museum,Cruise|
Assemble at the airport for your flight to Phnom Penh, the capital of Cambodia, is the commercial and political hub of Cambod ia as well as home to nearly a million of the county’s 14 million people, lunch at local restaurant, check in hotel, afternoon visit Tuol Sleng Museum, known as the Museum of Genocidal Crimes. In 1975 Tuol Svay Prey High School was taken over by Pol Pot’s security forces and turned into a prison known as Security Prison 21 (S-21). It was used by the Khmer Rouge as a detention and torture center in the late 1970. Today the building houses exhibits, paintings and photographs of many of the victims. Visitors can see the crude cells built in the classrooms and the torture devices used to extract confessions. Next, Independence Monument. The Independence Monument (Vimean Ekareach) was inaugurated in November 9 1962 to celebrate Cambodia’s Independence Day and Constitution Day. Proceed to a cruise on the Mekong River which also enables to have a complete view of Phnom Penh city in serenity, back to hotel.
Hotel: Naga World Hotel 4* or similar
|Phnom Penh / Siem Reap / Tonle Sap Lake/ Artisan D’Angkor|
Today, transfer by coach to Siem Reap (approx. 6-7 hours) Siem Reap – a small colonial town, charming and pleasant enough to roam around, with some fine examples of French colonial architecture, upon arrival, lunch, proceed to a cruise at Tonle Sap Lake(largest inland body of water); Enjoy the spectacular views as you cruise along the Tonle Sap Lake, which enable you to see fascinating fishing village, one of Asia’s largest fishing villages, Artisan D’ Angkor (wooden and stone caving training center), enjoy buffet dinner with Khmer traditional dance show, check in hotel, overnight at Siem Reap.
Hotel: Khemara Angkor Hotel 4* or similar
|Siem Reap/Angkor Wat/ Bakheng Hill|
Visit the ancient fortified city of Angkor Thom (Great Angkor or Great City), was built by Angkor’s greatest king, Jayavarman VII (1181 – 1219). Located within Angkor Thom and consists of 54 towers, each with 4 faces have become one of the most recognizable images connected to classic Khmer art and architecture. Proceed to the The Elelphants Terrace, Terrace of the Leper King and the Phimeanakas. Next visit Ta Prohm, a temple in its ‘natural state’ surround by jungle. Its stone hallways is overgrown with the roots and limbs of the massive Banyan Trees which envelope the stones like tentacles. In the afternoon, visit Cambodia famous Gem shop (Land of Cambodia is rich in many varieties of gems, sapphires, rubies and emeralds. The most famous Cambodian mines are located in Pailin. Sapphires from Pailin are considered among the best sapphires in the world), visit the World Heritage – Angkor Wat. The largest temple in the world with a volumn of stones equalizing that of the Cheops Pyramid in Egypt. The temple was built by King SUryarvarman II from 1113 – 1150AD when the Khmer civilization was at the height of its development, represent one of humankind's most astonishing and enduring architectural achievements. Angkor Wat, surrounded by a moat with an exterior wall with distinctively rendered Apsara carvings adorn the wall throughout the temple. The exterior walls of the lower level that display the most extraordinary bas-reliefs, depicting stories and characters from Hindu mythology and the historical wars of Suryarvarman II. In the evening, proceed to watch sunset at Phnom Bakheng. , buffet dinner with traditional dancing performance, back to Hotel.
Hotel: Khemara Angkor Hotel or similar
参观古老的设防城市大吴哥（巴戎廟），由吴哥最伟大的国王，阇耶跋摩七世（1181年至1219年）建成。位于大吴哥内，由54塔，每4个面都成为连接到经典高棉艺术和建筑最知名的图像之一。继续执行的斗象台，癞王阳台和空中宫殿。接着参观塔普伦，在其“自然状态”的环绕丛林寺庙。其石走廊是长满了大量的榕树其中袋状触角的石头树根和四肢。下午，参观著名的柬埔寨宝石店（柬埔寨的土地富含多种品种的宝石，蓝宝石，红宝石和绿宝石。最有名的柬埔寨地雷位于拜林，从蓝宝石拜林被认为是世界上最好的蓝宝石中） ，繼續參觀吴哥窟，与中国的万里长城、印度的泰姬玛哈陵，埃及的金字塔等曾并列入世界七大奇景(Seven Wonders in the World)。其历史渊源可追朔到西元1113~1150年，吴哥王朝国力最强盛的年代。曾经风华绝代的吴哥窟，经过历史的沧桑与战火的摧残，直到1860年被法国的自然学家从荒烟蔓草中发掘，令世人惊艳的千年艺术建筑重见天日，并于1992年被联合国教科文组织(UNESCO)正式登录为世界文化遗址。一个世界上最美丽的神庙，虽然吴哥没有留下哲学或重大发明，但其辉煌的艺术与建筑成就，却让后世望尘莫及，它经历过风霜的谜样微笑，将永远绽放在每个探访者的心中.
|Siem Reap/West Baray/Local Market/Angkor Silk Farm/Cambodia Cultural Village|
This morning, Visit Angkor Silk Farm. Angkor Silk Farm which consists of 8 hectare in rural Cambodia (16km west of Siem Reap Town). Visitors will discover and understand the whole silk production process, from Mulberry tree growing to silk weaving, West Baray (Ancient reservoir 8 x 2 km big). And visit Old Market / Pub Street. Afternoon, proceed to Cambodian Cultural Village, a unique, sprawling cultural attraction, intended to introduce the Cambodian Culture and history. Interesting Wax Museum features scenes and figures from history. Full scales models of a variety of Cambodia architectural types, including different styles of huts and homes, hill tribe houses, pagoda and mosque, dinner, back to hotel, overnight at Siem Reap.
Hotel: Khemara Angkor Hotel 4* or similar
|Siem Reap / Singapore|
After breakfast, free at own leisure till transfer to airport for your flight home.
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