With a harmonious combination between the beach relaxation and sightseeing at relics, travel sites in Takeo, Kampot & Sihanoukville, this family tour was designed to figure out all outstanding features as well as highlights in the North of Cambodia. Definitely tourists will obtain so many interesting & worthy experiences of a Cambodia on the “renovation Process”…
Morning travel by vehicle to Takeo province, 77Km south of Phnom Penh on the national road No.2 passing Tonle Bati a picnic spot located on a small lake. The area also harbors Ta Phrom, the ruins of two small, uniquely constructed 12th century temples.
Afternoon, continue to visit Phnom Chisor. mountain 57Km south of Phnom Penh. On the top of the 503 steps ascending Phnom Chisor sit some very nicely preserved 10th/11th century temple ruins. Overnight in a guest house at Takeo.
After breakfast, take speed boat to visit Visit Phnom Da temple, a pre-Angkorian laterite tower (6th century) and Asram Maharoseil (6th century), an Indian-style sandstone temple constructed in a style unlike any other temple in Cambodia (the climb up is easy as this particular Phnom ‘hill’ is not very high. The path up to the temple is steep, over some big rocks).
Return to Takeo by boat and continue to Kep, formerly known as Kep-sur-Mer. This beautiful coastal area was once the favorite holiday spot for Cambodia’s French-influenced elite. After lunch, take a car to Kampot Province , visit Kep Overnight at hotel in Kampot.
After breakfast, tour to Bokor Mountain Resort, which was built by the French in the 20’s and then expanded much later (evidenced by some sleek and modern architecture), but was abandoned due to the war in the 70’s and was used as a hold out for the Khmer Rouge for a while for a whole morning. After lunch, travel to Sihanoukville Overnight at Seaside hotel.
After breakfast, tour to Kbal Chhay Waterfall, located about 8 kilometers from the town of Sihanoukville. The history of Kbal Chhay waterfall was found in 1960. Until 1963 Kbal Chhay arranged as the clean-water sources for providing to Sihanouk Ville, but the arrangement was failed became a hidden place for Khmer Rouge. In 1997, Kbal Chhay was changed to the developing zone. In 1998 Kbal Chhay was for bid by Kok An Company on constructing road and changing this site as tourist resort for local and international tourists. Nowadays, the Royal Government of Cambodia has changed this site as the clean-water sources for providing clean water to Sihanouk Ville. And then we will return to the town for lunch. After lunch, city tour including Buddhist Temples, Sea Port, Independent Square and Phsar Leu (Upper Market).
Overnight at Seaside hotel.
After breakfast, free at leisure to swimming and relaxation along the beach of Sihanoukville. Overnight at Seaside hotel.
After breakfast, transfer from Sihanoukville to Phnom Penh.
Guest Name: Mr. Mac
N.of Person: 2 pax
Booked: Best Cambodia and Vietnam Highlight Trip
Tour Style: Classic Highlight Tours
Duration: 10 Days