The Tonle Sap Lake, is one of the largest freshwater lakes in the southeast Asia, cyclically swelling from 2500km2 to more than 12,000km2 in the wet season. Floating fishing villages dot the semi-submerged forest that lines the flood plane rim of the lake, offering an excellent place to see lakeside rural Cambodia, and a unique ecosystem rich with birds and other wildlife.
Beng Mealea is a spectacular sight to behold; it was built in 12th century under Suryavarman II. It’s one of the most mystery temples at Angkor, as nature has well and truly run riot here. Bang Mealea is enclosed by a massive moat measuring 1.2km by 900m, much of which has dried up today.
(Tour could start either morning or afternoon)
Our guide and driver will pick you up from hotel with Jeep and we start the amazing tour to visit Beng Melea, a spectacular jungle temple around 60 km drive to the north east of Siem Reap. Stop at Domdaek market to buy some fruit, visit the market and then proceed by jeep to see some villages and lifestyles along the road. After arriving at Beng Melea, surrounded by a moat, explore this true jungle temple.
Welcome to Phnom Penh, the capital city of Cambodia. You will meet our friendly guide and transfer to hotel for check in. Lunch at local restaurant PM: Start your visit to Royal Palace, the incredible solid silver-floored Silver Pagoda is the pagoda which in the Royal Palace campus, where have thousands of silver tiles on the floor of pagoda and have the biggest golden Buddha statue.
Welcome to Phnom Penh!
Arrive in Phnom Penh, and enjoy the day at your leisure. Known at one time as the most beautiful city in the Orient, Phnom Penh is an appealing riverside capital of frenetic marketplaces and inviting sidewalk cafes.
Overnight in Phnom Penh, at your selected hotel