Home to the majestic Angkor Wat, travelers can be forgiven for rarely looking beyond the world’s most spectacular temple, but there’s more to Cambodia than spectacular Siem Reap. This cultural exploration will open eyes and inspire travelers by awakening them to the delights of this rich, rewarding nation with insider experiences.
Starting in Phnom Penh, the nation’s captivating capital, travelers will visit the key sights and most fascinating attractions of what was once considered the most beautiful capital in Southeast Asia.
Expert Backyard Travel guides will escort travelers around the city, taking them to experience the interactive National Museum, beautiful Royal Palace and lead them on a boat trip to visit the quaint island of Koh Chen on Tonlé Sap Lake.
Once in Phnom Penh, travelers will also learn some of the tragic history of Cambodia with a visit to Tuol Sleng Genocide Museum and investigate local Khmer culture at Stung Meanchey, a charming lesser-seen town.
From Phnom Penh travelers will enjoy a private transfer to Siem Reap, where the insider experiences continue with guided explorations of the majestic temples including Angkor Thom, Bakong, Lolei, Preak Ko, and of course, inspirational Angkor Wat itself.