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SIEM REAP-Angkor 2DAYS 1NIGHTS
Code: PT-REP2
TRAVEL DESTINATION: <SIEM REAP Arrival>
SIEM REAP-ANGKOR 2days
Tour Style: Private 2days 1nights - Siem Reap-Angkor
Day 1: Siem Reap- Arrival
Dinner
Arrive at Siem Reap International Airport and transfer to hotel (rooms may not be ready until the afternoon).
Visit Preah Khan, built by the King Jayavarman VII, It was the centre of a substantial organization, with almost 100,000 officials and servants, visit Neak Pean, a fountain built in the middle of a pool and representing the paradisiacal Himalayan mountain-lake, was originally designed for medical purposes, as it is one of the many hospitals that Jayavarman VII built. It is based on the ancient Hindu belief of balance. Visit temple of Ta Som, a small, classic Bayon-style monastic complex consisting of a relatively flat enclosure, face tower gopuras and cruciform interior sanctuaries much like a miniature version of Ta Prohm. Visit Prasat Kravan, east-facing brick towers containing unique bas-reliefs of Vishnu and Lakshmi rendered in brick – the only example of brick bas-reliefs in the Angkor area.
Lunch (supplement)
Visit the ancient capital of Angkor Thom (12th century). See the South Gate, a big gate with an arch and surmounted by a tower, or gopuram, are the access to the city of Jayavarman VII, visit Royal Enclosure, Phimeanakas, the Elephants Terrace, the Terrace of the Leper King and Bayon Temple (unique for its 54 towers) great city built in the 12th century by Jayavarmant VII which has more than 200 enormous mysterious faces. Return to Phnom Bakheng Mountain for sunset.
Dinner with Apsara Dance Show at local restaurant and overnight stay at hotel.
Day 2: Siem Reap Departure
Breakfast
Breakfast at hotel.
In the morning, visit the most famous of all the temples on the plain of Angkor: Angkor Wat, it is generally the first one seen. Built by Suryavaman II during the first half of the 12th century. Angkor Wat’s artistic and archaeological significance and visual impact put it in a class with the Pyramids, Machu Pichu and the Taj Mahal.
Lunch (supplement)
Afternoon, visit Ta Prohm quiet, sprawling monastic complex is only partially cleared of jungle overgrowth. Intentionally left partially unrestored, massive fig and silk-cotton trees grow from the towers and corridors offering some of the best ‘tree-in-temple’ photo opportunities. Visit Chau Say Tevoda a small temple of similar design and floor plan to that of Thomanon and Thommanon attractive temple in very good condition, built at the same time as Angkor Wat.
Then, visit to “Les Artisans d’Angkor - Chantiers Ecoles” of Siem Reap and spend time at leisure at a local market (if time permits).
Transfer to Siem Reap International Airport for departure flight to the next destination.
END OF ITINERARY
Minor program changes are sometimes necessary, depending on road- and weather conditions, as well as room availability.
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