See a lovely waterfall, and a variety of carved animals. Enjoy lunch in a local restaurants and pass by some lovely villages ending with dinner and an Apsara Dancing Show.
What to Expect
At 08:00 am we go to visit the Kbal Spean, Kbal Spean commonly known as the valley of a1000 Ligars, is set deep in the jungle to the north east of Angkor. 45 minutes steep jungle walk takes you to the riverbed where a hundreds of phalluses are carved in the rock. There is a lovely waterfall here which is best seen at the end of the rainy season. At the top of the falls are numerous carved animals. This site has only been opened up to tourism since 1998. Have lunch at the local restaurant.
After lunch we continue to visit the Bantaey Srey temple, it is a small and unique temple with the finest carving of all theAngkortemples. On the way back we will pass by some local villages where we may get down for a brief stop at a little village producing sugar from sugar palm trees. Have a buffet Dinner with Apsara Dancing Show at the city restaurant. Back to the hotel finish tour.
Today, you will drive to the north-east of Siem Reap (130KM) to visit the group of Koh Ker temples, the main one is Pyramid which were built by King Jayavarman IV (928-944). On the way back you will visit O Thmordab "stone Quarry", where the Khmer ancestors cut the sand stone to build temples inCambodia.
The temple complex at Koh KOr northeast of Siem Reap, represents the remnants of the capital of the khmer Empire from 928AD-944AD, a very unique period ion the Age of Angkor. From the time of Khmer capital was first moved to theAngkorarea in the late 9th century, it would remain there for almost 500 years, with one brief interruption. What is known is that in 928AD. Have lunch at a local restaurant.
Then you will visit Beng Mealea Temple, which was built at the end of 11th century as a model of Angkor Wat. The temple, Sprawling jungle temple covering over one square kilometer. The temple is largely overrun by vegetation and very lightly tourist,giving it an adventurous, ‘lost temple’ feel. Photographers: trees growing from the broken towers and galleries offer some of the best ‘tree in temple’ shots aside from Ta Prohm.
Constructed in a distinctly Angkor Wat style under the same king that built Angkor Wat, Beng Melea preceded and mey have served as a prototype of sorts for Angkor Wat. Thought there are dome lintel and door way carvings, there are no bas-reliefs and the carving are comparatively spare. When the temple was active the walls may have been covered, painted or had frescos. In it time, Beng Melea was at the crossroads of several major highways that ran toAngkor, Koh Ker,Preah Vihear. Back to the hotel finish tour.
- Pick-up and Drop-off hotel in Siem Reap
- Transportation during the tour
- Professional English speaking tour guide
- Drinking water and cool towel during trip
What's Not Included
- Your personal expenses
- Tour guide and driver’s tips
- Lunch and Dinner at a local restaurant
- Buffet dinner with Apsara dancing show
- Any service not mentioned in the program
Cancel up to 1 day in advance for a full refund
Know Before You Go
No show 100 % charge
1 week -1 day 50 % of the tour price
2 weeks -1 week 30 % of the tour price
3 weeks -2 weeks up 10 % of the tour price
4 weeks up no charge