With so much to see and do in the Cambodian capital, a private tour ensures that you maximize your time and spend longer at the sights that interest you most. On this half-day tour, explore the magnificent Royal Palace and the National Museum, marvel at the diamond-encrusted Buddha in the Silver Pagoda, and visit Wat Phnom and the Temple of the Emerald Buddha.
Boasting elegant pagodas, glimmering spires, and a rich history, Phnom Penh is a must-see city in Southeast Asia. With the help of a local guide, gain comprehensive insight into the iconic wonders of Cambodia's capital on this half-day tour.
Begin your day with a visit to the opulent Royal Palace, home to the royal family of Cambodia and a symbol of the nation. Renowned for its majestic spires and elegant design, it is one of the most significant landmarks of Cambodia. Then admire the Silver Pagoda, home to a Buddha coated with 9,584 diamonds, as well as the Temple of the Emerald Buddha, with its pristine gardens. These iconic pieces of Khmer architecture are a great way to learn about the history of Cambodian kings.
Your final stop is at Wat Phnom, the tallest Buddhist temple in the city. Located in central Phnom Penh, Wat Phnom is the center of celebrations during the Khmer New Year and Pchum Ben, a 15-day religious festival. Wander the around the complex, where you can find various stupas, statues, and paintings that showcase mythological scenes.
From centrally located Phnom Penh hotels
Returns to original departure point
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Guest Name: Mr. Kevin Kay
Country: United Kingdom
N.of Person: 2 pax
Booked: Floating Village and Tonle Sap Lake Boat Tour
Tour Style: Floating Village Tours