Day 1 & 2: The temples of Angkor
Explore the iconic temples of Angkor. Start off with Ta Prohm which has been overtaken by the jungle. Then see the symbol of Cambodia, Angkor Wat. Be captivated by all the bas-reliefs carved into the stone.
At Bayon Temple be amazed by all the stone carved faces gazing towards you!
Day 3: Siem Reap and surrounds
A guided day tour of Siem Reap and the surrounding villages. Explore a daily market and the communities who live next to Tonle Sap Lake.
In the evening be amazed by a performance from Phare Circus.
Day 4: Banteay Chhmar
Get off the beaten track and explore this incredible temple. Shrouded by vegetation, discover walls covered in delicate carvings.
Then, enjoy an oxcart ride through the Cambodian countryside, past fields and areas with rice drying in the sunshine.
Tonight you will experience a night in a Khmer homestay, giving you a chance to learn about local traditions & immerse yourself in local culture.
Day 5: Journey towards Battambang. Free afternoon to explore this French colonial village.
Day 6: Battambang
Enjoy a guided walk past several galleries with work from local artisans. Take a tuk-tuk around the local countryside. The last stop is the infamous killing caves, a reminder of Cambodia's horrific past. At dusk you'll witness a mass of bats emerging from a nearby cave.
Day 7: Journey towards Phnom Penh. Enjoy stop offs at local villages. Afternoon exploring Phnom Penh at your leisure.
Day 8: Phnom Penh
Experience a walking tour of this chaotic capital! Explore the Russian market , the shimmering Royal Palace and much more! In the evening enjoy cocktails in local bars.
Day 9: Kep
Lastly, head to the coastal town of Kep, known for its delicious ocean-fresh crab. Afternoon of leisure
Day 10: Kampot
Not far away is Kampot, home of Kampot pepper. At a pepper farm, board a water buffalo cart to explore the farmland. Learn how pepper is cultivated and used in Khmer cuisine.
Day 11: Rabbit Island
Hop over to rustic Rabbit Island for a day at the beach!
Day 12: Head back to Phnom Penh to board your flight back to the UK.