After breakfast, visit to Floating Village of Chong Khneas, located 10 kilometers south of Siem Reap. You will take a boat trip in a traditional wooden boat on the Tonle Sap Lake, the "Great Lake" of Cambodia, one of the largest in Asia, is an ecological hot spot that was designated as a UNESCO biosphere in 1997.
Here you will experience the human occupations at the edges of the lake is similarly distinctive – floating villages, towering stilled houses, huge fish traps.
You can witness an economy and way of life deeply intertwined with the lake, the fish, the wildlife and the cycles of rising and falling waters. In the wet season, the Tonle Sap Lake is one of the largest freshwater lakes in Asia.
In harmony with the specialized ecosystems, the human occupations at the edges of the lake is similarly distinctive - floating villages, towering stilted houses, huge fish traps, and an economy and way of life deeply intertwined with the lake, the fish, the wildlife and the cycles of rising and falling waters.
Unlock Tonle Sap’s ecosystem, daily life animated by fishing activities, visit floating school, houses, crocodile farm and even floating market.
Our tour guide will explain you about Tonle Sap ecosystem and witness how life works in the floating community.
You will spend the rest of time visiting the "Chantiers Ecoles - Les Artisans d'Angkor" which provides training to young Cambodians in an effort to revive the ancient Khmer traditions of stone carving and wood sculpting and transfer to the airport for flight departure.
You then visit Banteay Srei Temple (10th century), regarded as one of the crown jewels of classical Khmer Art. Then, you will continue your visit to Banteay Samre, which was built in the third quarter of the 12th century.
You will then have lunch at a local restaurant. In the afternoon, you will visit the unique interior brick sculptures of Prasat Kravan, then see Srah Srang ("The Royal Baths") which was once used for ritual bathing.
Then it’s off to Banteay Kdei (surrounded by 4 concentric walls), Ta Keo (constructed in the late 10th and early 11th century) and Ta Prohm (one of the area’s most beautiful temples).
Then transfer to airport for your departure flight to Phnom Penh. Upon arrival, our guide and driver will pick up from airport and then transfer to check in the hotel. At the evening, transfer to dinner at local restaurant.
Overnight in Phnom Penh