Monks at Banteay Chhmar

Forgotten Temples – 2 days/1 night

Forgotten temples - 2 days/1 night

Escape from the busy Siem Reap visiting the nearby Banteay Menchay province, visit lesser known remote temples. Banteay Chhmar, XIIIth century architectural marvel and nearby historical places, discover life in the Cambodian countryside, enjoy a night in a local homestay.

Difficulty: Easy, kids from all age

Guide: English, Spanish and French available

Program

Day 1 :

7am : Departure by private car to the province of Banteay Menchaey to discover forgotten and unknown temples in a preserved environment.

Upon your arrival, welcome by a member of the community and settle in at the homestay, hosted by a local inhabitant.

Guided tour of the Bantaey Chhmar temple, a 13th century gem.

Local lunch at the community center.
In the afternoon, tour of the village in a Koyon (local tractor) until sunset.

Private dinner in the timeless setting of Banteay Chhmar temple with traditional music nearby.

Overnight : homestay.

Day 2 :

The next morning, after breakfast, accompanied by a guide, bike tour to 2 other mysterious nearby temples.
Lunch near the baray (large body of water from the Angkorian period).

Departure to visit the Soieries du Mékong workshops, a social enterprise specialized in silk weaving.

Return to Siem Reap in the afternoon by private car.

Pricing

Participants12-34-56-78-9
With french speaking guide
490$329$240$190$165$
With english speaking guide
275$229$170$140$125$

*Price per participant in US$

Included

  • Guide
  • Private transport
  • Entrance ticket(s)
  • Meals: lunch and dinner on Day 1, breakfast and lunch on Day 2
  • Water bottle
  • Refreshing towels

Not included

  • Drinks (unless specified)
  • Travel insurance (required)
  • Tips

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Monks at Banteay Chhmar

Forgotten Temples – 2 days/1 night

Escape from the busy Siem Reap visiting the nearby Banteay Menchay province, visit lesser known remote temples. Banteay Chhmar, XIIIth century architectural marvel and nearby historical places, discover life in the Cambodian countryside, enjoy a night in a local homestay.

Banteay Chhrmar 2

Forgotten temple of Banteay Chhmar

Discover the remote and lesser known temple of Banteay Chhmar, located in a preserved environment. Enjoy lunch at the foot of this XIIIth century architectural marvel.

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