Siem Reap Family Holiday Trip 4 Nights / 5 Days
This is a great tour program created for those who planning a family vacation trip with children to visit beautiful Siem Reap of Cambodia. Our Angkor temple tours ideally provide free hassle from one to others and allow parents and kids to have their own free time to relax and swim at hotel’s swimming pool. Not only focuses on ancient temples but also combines wildlife, having fun on ox cart ride and Tuk Tuks, observe one of interesting Cambodia’s floating villages at Tonle Sap Lake. Followed by the delicate farewell dinner with Apsara cultural show, we included the vibe of unique Phare Cambodian circus to entertain your beloved kids in the evening after a delicate dinner.
At a Glance
- City/Region: Siem Reap
- 4-night stay in Siem Reap
- Classic, historical, cultural, wildlife, fun, sightseeing, boat excursion
- Private tour, free hassle, flexible
- All included, NO hidden cost
- Day 1: Siem Reap – Arrival
- Day 2: Angkor Wat & Angkor Thom by Tuk Tuks
- Day 3: Wildlife, Beautiful Banteay Srei, Ta Prohm Temple & Phare Cambodian Circus
- Day 4: Oxcart Ride, Tonle Sap Lake & Apsara Cultural Show
- Day 5: Siem Reap – Departure
Day 1 | Siem Reap – Arrival
Upon your arrival at Siem Reap Angkor International Airport, you will be greeted by our friendly driver then transfers directly (approx. 1 hour) to a booked hotel for check in and have your own free time.
Overnight in Siem Reap
Day 2 | Angkor Wat & Angkor Thom by Tuk Tuks
Meal: Breakfast, Lunch
Breakfast is at hotel. We’re journeying out by Tuk Tuks (or minivan) at 8.30am to witness the marvelous Angkor Wat – the world’s heritage listed by UNESCO in 1992 and the largest unrivaled monument in the world. Built by Suryavarman II in 12th Century, Angkor Wat is considered as one of the top destinations in Asia and is a must-see in your lifetime. Learning from your tour guide the amazing history, its ancestral incredible, architectural masterpieces and the finest carvings dates back to the Khmer Empire when it dominated the largest parts of Southeast Asia.
Continue to the South Gate of Angkor Thom atop 4 giant faces that religiously represents compassion, sympathy, equanimity and charity. Stroll around Bayon temple consisting of more than 200 smiling faces in stone, admired by interesting temples including Baphuon, Phimeanakas, terrace of leper king and terrace of elephant.
Return Siem Reap town and enjoy tasty Khmer family set lunch at a wooden house restaurant.
*Note: You probably skip a few small temples within Angkor Thom if you think it is too much for the day and visiting beautiful sunset is available at Phnom Bakheng, please speak to our tour guide to manage this for you. This is a hiking up (Approx. 25 minutes/way) to the hill and it’s always touristy or skip it if you feel tired.
Overnight in Siem Reap
Day 3 | Wildlife, Beautiful Banteay Srei, Ta Prohm Temple & Phare Cambodian Circus
Meal: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Breakfast is at hotel. We start the tour at 7.45am then drive passing ruined Angkorian temples, rice paddies and countryside toward wildlife sanctuary “Angkor Center for Conservation of Biodiversity” whose wildlife expert will give you a great tour to learn about wildlife/birds being protected and how they rescue those rare endangered species. Next, we go to witness the intricately carved, beautiful red-pink sandstone temple of Banteay Srei – considered to be a Jewel of Khmer art which features elaborate decorations and its finest details. These factors have made the temple extremely popular with tourists, and have led to its being widely praised as a “precious gem”.
We return and on the way, we stop for a visit at palm sugar village and other various local handicraft souvenirs (skip it if you feel enough for today) and have Khmer set lunch at a nice wooden house restaurant.
After lunch break, resume the journey to visit Ta Prohm temple adorned with the stunning, amazing tree roots where Lara Croft Tomb Raider was filmed.
Our team take back to hotel and have your lovely free time at hotel’s poolside.
Evening, our team transfers to have delicious Khmer set dinner at famous Chanrey Tree, a beautiful setting with garden by the riverside before we’re going to watch unique Phare Circus performance (Seat B) which is unlike any other circus in the world: theater, story, dance, high-energy music and circus arts.
Overnight in Siem Reap
Day 4 | Oxcart Ride, Tonle Sap Lake & Apsara Cultural how
Meal: Breakfast, Dinner
Breakfast is at hotel. We head out of hotel at 8.30am for countryside sightseeing along with a visit at local market to see interesting trades. Next, we grab the opportunity by taking ox cart ride (short ride only) venturing through home gardens overlooking rice fields, interact the local people and come across animals, and stilt houses. Continue heading to Kompong Phluk village of Tonle Sap Lake. We process to take a boat trip along canal toward the centre of Kompong Phluk then the boat slows down to let you enjoy the surrounding admired by amazing houses atop high poles, come across the highlight of fishing activities as well as see people selling fruits/vegetable/meats on their boats, you sometimes see kids in student uniforms coming back from their classes. Witness how life works on the water and how people make the lake as home then we resume take canoe to explore the pleasant mangroves, enjoy the serenity while taking picturesque photos and you may see a few waterbirds. Continue by our main boat to see the great lake of Tonle Sap, learn from your tour guide about ecosystem and its rich biosphere reserve.
Return hotel for break and refreshment.
Evening, we leave to enjoy delicate Khmer set dinner (or buffet) followed by traditional Apsara dance performance at a selected local restaurant.
Overnight in Siem Reap
Day 5 | Siem Reap – Departure
Breakfast is at hotel. Simply enjoy the rest of free time in Siem Reap before our team picks you up from hotel’s lobby and transfers to Siem Reap Angkor International Airport for your flight to the next destination.
Thank You and Goodbye to Beautiful Cambodia
*You may consider to see or do one of suggested activities because Siem Reap truly offers much more to be explored from rural villages of involving exotic village activities, more interesting things to see and a lot of fun things to do such as quad bike/cycling to countryside, sunrise balloon near Angkor Wat temple, friendly Kulen elephant forest, Angkor zipline in Angkor Archaeological Park etc.
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