Back to Basics: Village Life Tour from Siem Reap

Back to Basics: Village Life Tour from Siem Reap

From $48 per person

Explore a local village near Siem Reap with a guide born there! Work with families and learn about sustainable development, water rights, and daily life in this vibrant and traditional countryside village.

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Free cancellation
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Duration 4 hours
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Live tour guide
English
Pickup included
we will pick up at your Hotel and Guest House with Tuk Tuk, Car, Mini Van.
Small group
Limited to 11 participants

Experience

Highlights
  • Discover a traditional way of life bravely preserving itself against modernization
  • Learn how global issues affect even the most isolated villages
  • See a local community from an insider's perspective – on a guided tour led by someone who grew up there
  • Visit a school and have the chance to meet and speak with teachers and students
Full description
Get back to the basics with this incredible, authentic look at daily life in Siem Reap. From gathering firewood to pumping water, the traditional ways of life are still very much alive in these vibrant and bustling communities, and today you can experience this simplicity with an informative and culturally sensitive chance to experience this life for yourself. As you step into the village, you'll be greeted with friendly villagers happy to help you learn the ways of their world. You'll see families weaving, making baskets, digging wells, and making rice wine. As you walk through the village, you'll be treated to a local's perspective – because your guide was born there! Along the way, snap photos, listen to Khmer music, and learn the basic needs of clean water, employment, and sustainable development from those most affected by these political issues. You will also visit the school and village Pergola, the town's local Buddhist temple. It will be a day for you to remember, and hopefully you'll understand a bit more about this delicate and flourishing community deep in the countryside near Siem Reap.
Includes
  • English speaking guide
  • Air-conditioned transport
  • Lunch and drinks
  • Cold towels

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    • Children 12 or under, half price. 5 or under FREE
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    Was truly amazing.

    Both of my guides were amazing and made my trip something I'll never forget.

    March 28, 2016

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    Product ID: 15225